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A bookworms Delight

The outside appearance of this building is very deceiving, it doesn’t look like much and I…


A glittering piece of Russia in Africa

The beautiful Russian Orthodox Parish dedicated to St. Sergius, Hiegumen of Radonezh with its 5…


The Lion House - The heart of Kensington

Kensington is full of grand homes, some mediocre in size others opulent. Whatever their appearance…


The Foster Cave in Kensington

One of Kensington’s most famous sites has recently been sold. Now 103 years since the gang hid in…


A village in the City - The streets of Kensington

Passing through this beautiful suburb one would not realise that this suburb is one of…


Johannesburg Library know your heritage

This has been a spot in Joburg that has been on my “ to do list “ forever. I have always wanted to…


The Church on the Hill

A cold winters day always get’s me excited. I can’t lounge around, instead I become super…