Posts – Arts & Entertainment

7 sides of Bloemfontein

  • 22 October 2015

Bloemfontein is probably best known as the judicial capital of South Africa, housing the Supreme Court of Appeal. But there is more to this historic city than the courts. Here are seven things to do in the “city of roses” you might not have known about.

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Homo Naledi returns to Wits for further research

  • 21 October 2015

The best of South African artists come out to The Cradle of Humankind to bid farewell to latest fossil find.

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SA film contender for Oscar nomination

  • 16 October 2015

South African film Thina Sobabili is a nominee contender for Best Foreign Language Film at the 88th Academy Awards.

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'The blanket is life'

  • 30 September 2015 by Carina van Wyk

Aranda Textile Mills, a huge blanket-manufacturer in Randfontein on Johannesburg’s West Rand, wants to turn traditional Basotho blankets into a fashion item around the world.

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Joburg nightlife

  • 19 September 2015 by Camilla Kohlmeyer

Johannesburg is a multifaceted city, often described as the powerhouse of Africa. During the day it is all work, but at night this city likes to play. The choice of nightlife is impressive – from authentic South African bars and glamorous dancing clubs, to historic pubs and restaurants, Joburg is not only South Africa’s commercial capital, but its entertainment capital too.

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Popular pics on Instagram this week: wildlife, views and street art

  • 10 September 2015 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds

We love all the fantastic Igers using #MeetSouthAfrica to share their photos of our country. Here are the top images shared on our account in the past week ...

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Aloe Valley Meander – fun for the whole family

The Aloe Valley Meander offers a day of family attractions in close proximity to Johannesburg and Pretoria ...

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The V&A Waterfront’s Silo District: world-class innovation

  • 07 September 2015 by Quathar Jacobs

Built in 1921, the Grain Silo complex at Cape Town’s V&A Waterfront is set to become a hive of activity for travellers and locals.

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South African short film goes to Los Angeles

  • 03 September 2015 by Quathar Jacobs

South African short film Promise is to make its US premiere on the opening night of the LA Shorts Fest.

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White Mountain Music Festival kicks off in September

Come the end of September, the hills and valleys of Giant’s Castle will reverberate to the acoustic sounds of the 10th White Mountain Music Festival.

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