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How to shop in the CBD

How to shop in the CBD

The rules of engagement on the city streets are different. Shopping is, let’s say, different from the suburban malls. Loud music blares through speakers and the customer is not always right.  Bargains are easy to find but you have to be street smart. Jozi  CBD resident and self-proclaimed fashionista, Yolanda Matikinca, takes us on a […]

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Sitting pretty on Pritchard

Before Johannesburg’s malls and shopping centres were built outside the central business district (CBD), the city’s elite converged in downtown Johannesburg for shopping and business. “Going to town was a pleasurable outing and you had to look good,” recalls 86-year-old Margot Richards. She remembers heading to town as a teenage girl with her mother in […]

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