Wellness Series Part 1: Elysia Spa

Pretoria is a haven during spring. A getaway from the very real struggles of the constant buzz of Johannesburg and the perfect balance between big city life and small town charm. Life, however, gets in the way sometimes and we forget to take a step...

WIN with Elysia Welness Centre

    Spoil yourself in time for summer with a free massage and yoga class at Elysia Wellness Centre! Join us on 10 October at Elysia Wellness Centre for an all-round pampering, relaxing experience that will awaken your senses and leave you feeling refreshed and rejuvenated.Stand a chance to...

Weekend delight with Sunday Pop-Up Eatery

“To be a gourmet you must start early, as you must begin riding early to be a good horseman. You must live in France, your father must have been a gourmet. Nothing in life must interest you but your stomach.”Ludwig Bemelmans’ stereotypical description of a...

Two by Seline & Leandri

“This is my invariable advice to people: Learn how to cook- try new recipes, learn from your mistakes, be fearless, and above all have fun!”― Julia Child, My Life in FranceOn Tuesday, 14 September, I Love Pretoria had the privilege of attending two of our...

WIN with The Finery Fair

The Finery will be launching an exciting new lifestyle event at Rosemary Hill this Heritage Day.The day will serve as an exciting opportunity for families and friends to enjoy a day out in celebration of Heritage Day on 24 September, and will feature live music...

KinGelato

Hello spring! Spring has descended on Pretoria. While we are getting ready for some serious make-up smudging, mossie bites and plus 30-degree days, this time of year also bring Jacarandas, the city's vibrant nightlife and, of course, heaps and heaps of ice cream.As most people know,...

Win with Pact Dogs!

We are giving away an awesome goodie bag from Pact Dogs! These guys create long lasting handmade goods for our favourite non-human friends (read more about them here).To win, 'like' Pact Dogs on facebook AND post a picture of your pooch on their wall.*Competition ends 7...

Pact Dogs – Quality handmade goods for your best friend

A dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than you love yourself. This is the thinking behind Pact Dogs, a Pretoria-based creative team that focuses on creating long-lasting handmade goods for our favourite non-human friends.Izaan van Zyl and Kyle Schmulow spends a...

Focus on fresh: La Coco C

It would be safe to say that organic, locally-sourced food is the trend du jour of the food industry. In line with this, Pretoria has seen the recent opening of La Coco C Food Purveyors in Graham Road in the booming Hazeldean district. The inspirational,...

Restructure. Revisit. Revive: A new face for the capital city

Big cities that seem to have lost their original charm and lustre are increasingly becoming characterised by the presence of small-scale appropriations of urban space, known as “acupuncture points”.Urban acupuncture is an ideology that views the city as a living organism. The concept proposes that...