Posts – Arts & Entertainment

Millennials, the next generation of travellers

  • 09 June 2014 by Daphney Mngomeni

The next generation is here, and they’re set to take the travel spotlight in the coming years: Millennials, also known as Generation Y.

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Cape Town for music lovers

  • 06 June 2014 by Stuart Buchanan

South Africa has long been known as a top safari destination, offering unrivalled wildlife encounters. But there’s a lot more to the country, and these days visitors are increasingly interested in exploring our artistic, cultural and musical heritage.

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9 great Limpopo attractions

  • 04 June 2014 by Willem Steenkamp

Limpopo, one of South Africa’s most rural provinces, is filled with wonderful places and experiences just waiting to be discovered and savoured by visitors.

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One Direction to perform in South Africa in 2015

  • 27 May 2014 by Stuart Buchanan

One Direction will visit South Africa during their world tour in 2015, playing two nights in Johannesburg and one in Cape Town.

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The Purple Shall Govern

Mary Sibande’s exhibition, The Purple Shall Govern, is on at the Standard Bank Gallery until 7 June. In this interview, Sibande gives insight into her alter ego, ‘Sophie’, through which she explores issues of identity, rebirth and belonging.

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Good times and fine wines at the Winter Sculpture Fair

The Winter Sculpture Fair, organised by Artlogic, took place at the Nirox Sculpture Park in Gauteng on 10 and 11 May 2014.

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Alexandra township – a vibrancy that’s hard to beat

  • 01 May 2014 by Daphney Mngomeni

The next time you decide to try something new and different, why not go for a memorable township experience in the kasi (township) of all kasis: Alexandra.

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Creativity and renewal at AfrikaBurn

  • 01 May 2014 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds

The annual AfrikaBurn festival takes place at Stonehenge Farm near Tankwa Karoo National Park in the Tankwa Karoo. It always produces some incredible expressions of creativity.

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Da Vinci – The Genius

If you’re in Johannesburg, then take time to visit the global travelling exhibition, Da Vinci – The Genius, at The Amazing Place in Woodmead. Its run has been extended until 27 July 2014.

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Season four of Homeland to be shot in Cape Town

  • 24 April 2014 by Lynnette Johns

The Mother City, renowned for her beautiful beaches, parks and mountain, has a growing reputation as a filming destination. The fourth series of Homeland, the gripping show that revolves around CIA officer Carrie Mathison, will be shot in Cape Town in 2014.

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