25 Things to do in Jozi with Guests

25 Things to do in Jozi


Steak - The Local Grill 

Go and get your face painted at Moyo

Go and get your face painted at Moyo

African Experience - Moyo Melrose Arch 

Brunch - Possums on Burnside 

Sunday Lunch - Roots (without kids) The Cradle (with kids)

With Parents - Wombles  With Friends JHB Eatery / Perron or The Leopard  

The Cradle  - Beautiful View for Sunday Lunch - The Cradle 

The Cradle  - Beautiful View for Sunday Lunch - The Cradle 

South African History / Tourist Attractions 

Liliesleaf - Just wonderful great for kids too 

Constitution Hill - great new cafe there too, with beautiful views

Soweto Tour - go with a local tour guide, if stuck we have brilliant contact a lady called Snowie, 

Down town walking tour - fellow blogger 2 Summers has a great post on 5 different walks you can do. 

The Red Bus Tour - great way to see the main sites, 

Markets / Cafes 

44 Stanley 

44 Stanley 

Arts on Main - Art, Food, Shops

The Sheds - Food, often live music and acts. 

44 Stanley (not really market but a great little parade of shops) 

The Neighbourgood Market - food downstairs and gifts/ clothes upstairs 

4th Avenue Parkhurst - shops, eateries, coffee shops, bars,  

Art Galleries

Don't forget the brilliant First Thursday, when the art galleries in town and in Rosebank are open late, often with live music, great food and drink. 

Everard Read Gallery - Rosebank 

Circa Gallery - Rosebank 

Circa Gallery - Rosebank 

Circa Gallery - Rosebank

Wits Art Museum

Goodman Gallery 

Gifts to Take Home

I WasShot in Joburg  

NGO working with at risk youth in town teaching photography skills, the photographs are then turned into products that you can purchase at Arts on Main and Rosebank Mall (Outside DisChem). 

Yda Walt

- Artist and designer who has managed to capture the wonders of joburg in ceramics, textiles and art. You can find her products and other unique local gifts at 27 Boxes 

Maria McCloy

- beautifully designed shoes, bags and accessories all in African prints. She is at Arts on Main.


-Charles Greig in Hyde Park need we say more! 


Any guy at the side of the road!



- Luxury African Skin Care Products   

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