Posts – Arts & Entertainment

10 sizzling summer events

A round-up of 10 exciting summer events to pencil into your diary.

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Dali Tambo talks heritage

  • 02 November 2014 by Kolosa Vuso (word and pictures)

Dali Tambo is the son of the late influential and respected struggle stalwarts, Oliver and Adelaide Tambo. Here he speaks about heritage, and what it means to him.

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Celebrities who love South Africa

  • 28 October 2014 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds

There have been a number of celebrities who have come to #MeetSouthAfrica, and we love all of their fantastic photos. Here are some of these photos and a little bit about what the celebrities had to say about our beautiful country.

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My city: Gavin Rajah’s creative Cape Town

  • 26 October 2014 by Thrishni Subramoney

As part of the ‘My city’ series, South African Tourism caught up with style maven Gavin Rajah to talk about his favourite spots in the Mother City. The acclaimed designer has lived in Cape Town for the past 25 years and doesn’t see himself living anywhere else in the country.

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Joburg’s streets: A canvas reflecting South Africa's culture and history

  • 25 October 2014 by Thrishni Subramoney

Johannesburg offers a feast for visitors’ eyes. Here are some pieces of street art and statues that should definitely feature in your holiday snaps of the city ...

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#TravelChatSA: South Africa in ‘a thousand words’

  • 16 October 2014 by Thrishni Subramoney

The scenic beauty of South Africa was showcased to great effect on Twitter in the latest #TravelChatSA. Travellers from across the country shared their best travel snaps in the one-hour gathering on the social networking site.

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Vrede en Lust – more than just a wine farm

  • 10 October 2014 by Lynnette Johns

Franschhoek wine farm Vrede en Lust is known for its award-winning wines and for hosting memorable weddings. But the farm is also a sought-after filming location, and is a trailblazer in renewable energy use.

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iNyoka Gallery

There’s a new art gallery in the Lowveld. Run by the artists, for the artists, iNyoka does things a little differently. And, judging by the support the project’s received, people approve.

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South Africa stars in the finale of hit Australian TV show The Bachelor

  • 03 October 2014 by Lynnette Johns

South Africa has been showcased on the hit Australian dating reality show, The Bachelor. The last two episodes of the current series are shot in South Africa and end with Bachelor Blake proposing to one of the three ladies who accompanies him here.

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Shopping and more at Johannesburg’s Newtown Junction

  • 25 September 2014 by Kolosa Vuso

Adding to Johannesburg’s vibrancy is the Newtown Junction mixed-use development building that officially opened on 25 September 2014.

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