South Africa scores its very own Monopoly board game

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Your dream to one day buy a piece of the Kruger National Park or build a hotel on Cape Town’s Boulders Beach could become a reality – with Monopoly Mzansi. Toy company Hasbro has finally created a localised edition of the popular board game that includes 22 proudly South African locations, attractions and landmarks voted for by South Africans earlier this year.

“Monopoly Mzansi is a fantastic tourism product and an ideal keepsake as it proudly showcases the essence of South Africa and is a fair representation of all that South…
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Why we’re loving Jozi

Johannesburg view from Randlords. Image by Darling Lama Productions

Johannesburg view from Randlords. Image by Darling Lama Productions

According to the UK-based GQ magazine, Johannesburg is the “new cool capital of the southern hemisphere”. The article by Nick Carvell praised Jozi for it’s “seriously buzzing urban landscape packed with superb bars, inventive restaurants, cool hotels and one of the world’s most exciting theatre, art and music scenes”.

Commendations seem to be coming in steadily, with other well-respected media agencies like the BBC, New York Times and AFKTravel featuring…
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Subterranean style: The March Hare

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Domenico de Lorenzo in action.

Domenico de Lorenzo is in the news again. Not only is he one of South Africa’s finest mixologists (he represented SA at the World Class Bartender of the Year Global Final), but he’s also co-owner of a bar in Maboneng, Johannesburg, which has been listed among the top 55 bars in the world.

The March Hare, named after the twitchy tea party character in Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, is secreted away underneath the Museum of African Design (MOAD) and…
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