Johannesburg

Victoria Yards - rising from the forgotten laundry rooms

This dilapidated building in the gritty suburb of Lorentzville was once a light industrial complex.…


Advent calendars are still fun

Gone are the days where we bought a flimsy piece of cardboard with perforated squares and cheap…


Purple Magic

In October more than 70,000 Jacaranda trees are in full bloom in Pretoria. The entire city becomes…


#loveponte - The tower of dreams

This iconic tower built in the 1970’s has been on a roller coaster ride all of its own. We can…


5 Must see staircases in Gauteng

The Westcliff Stairs The legendary Westcliff stairs known as the Stairway to Heaven are no joke.…


A Byzantium treasure

Hidden on a side street in Doornfontein is a house built and occupied by one of the most flamboyant…


Malvern Tram Station

Prior to the discovery of gold on the Witwatersrand in 1886, the suburb of Malvern lay on land on…


Ghost House of Bez Valley

The Ghost House on 1st Avenue in Bezuidenhout Valley always fascinated me. When i first saw it over…


Troyville Bedtime Story

How many times have you driven down Albertina Sisula and noticed the bed lying in the park on the…


A Taste of Colour

On the 27 July 2018 Von Candy Collaborative presented “ A taste of colour exhibition “ at Jerry’s…