• Tag: south africa
    SA petrol price expected to drop by over R1 in January…the biggest drop ever
    Posted by on Dec 18th, 2014

    Some early Christmas cheer for all South Africans after it was predicted that the biggest petrol price drop in history is expected to occur on the first Wednesday of January 2015…a drop of over R1… Read More »

    Miss South Africa, Rolene Strauss, wins Miss World 2014
    Posted by on Dec 14th, 2014

    South Africa’s Rolene Strauss just won the Miss World 2014 pageant. She beat out 120 other contestants to walk away with the coveted title and some serious bragging rights. Say hi to the newly crowned… Read More »

    Probably the best pic of Lion’s Head you will see this year [pic]
    Posted by on Dec 12th, 2014

    My mate Ryan just finished a bet and ran from Camps Bay beach to the top of Table Mountain in 47 minutes and in preparation for the challenge he went up the other night with… Read More »

    Cape Town voted World’s Best City 2014 in world’s biggest travel awards
    Posted by on Dec 9th, 2014

    I think we’re gonna need a bigger trophy cabinet. South Africa may have it’s fair share of problems, but that hasn’t stopped travellers from voting Cape Town as the Best City in the World for… Read More »

    Shrien Dewani is a free man after court finds him not guilty
    Posted by on Dec 8th, 2014

    Shrien Dewani is a free man. The Western Cape High court has granted the defenses application to have the case thrown out and Dewani has thus been acquitted of murdering his wife Anni. Judge Jeanette… Read More »

    Durban named in new 7 wonders of the world list
    Posted by on Dec 8th, 2014

    Table Mountain was named as one of the new 7 wonders of nature back in 2012 and South Africa has some more bragging rights after The New7Wonders Cities list was revealed yesterday where Durban was… Read More »

    Here’s Trevor Noah making his debut as a contributor on The Daily Show [video]
    Posted by on Dec 8th, 2014

    A while back i told you that SA’s top comedian, Trevor Noah was joining The Daily Show with Jon Stewart as a regular correspondent HERE and this past Friday he made his first appearance. The… Read More »

    Picking Up Stompies: Weekend Edition 8/12/2014
    Posted by on Dec 8th, 2014

    Eskom total blackout warning. Over the weekend Eskom implemented stage 3 load shedding, and Etzinger highlighted that there is still the option to move to stage 4 if needed. However, if Eskom does not manage… Read More »

    Here’s a handy map you can check load shedding in your area by just putting in your street address
    Posted by on Dec 5th, 2014

    Eskom have announced that due to the constrained electricity grid there will be load shedding across SA this weekend and it has already began with stage 2 load shedding today (Friday) at 11am until 10pm.… Read More »

    Ben Howard is coming to tour SA early 2015
    Posted by on Dec 5th, 2014

    The Friday morning music post today comes courtesy of English folk singer, Ben Howard, who will be touring South Africa in March 2015. The award winning singer will be performing at the The Sowing the… Read More »