What we're about

this walking group is dedicated to the various cultures and their histories in the inner city of Johannesburg -

Some of the walks include :

The Spice Route in Fordsburg
Asian Cuisine in Cyrildene
Ethiopian Culture in the city centre
African Traditional Culture in Ferreirasdorp
Troyeville ~ home of artists and political activists
Jeppestown ~ the early history of Johannesburg
Doornfontein ~ the Jewish Shtetl
Newtown ~ the cultural heart of Johannesburg

Public Walks : check for latest details :

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Upcoming events (1)

Asian food market tour with a chef

China Town, Johannesburg

we are meeting at China Gate at 10am on Sunday 27th September 2020 on the corner Friedland Ave and Derrick Ave , Cyrildene, Johannesburg .. to explore the Asian Food markets with Chef Ishvara, who previously taught world cuisine at Prue Leith Academy. we will learn about various ingredients : ~ how to use them ... ~ how to identify them... ~ discuss simple recipes... ~ learn about medicinal properties in Asian food * learn more about China`s impact in Africa * visit Covid-PPE shops * visit a Chinese tea shop * learn about Chinese medicine * discover lots of Korean ingredients * Asian fresh vegetable markets * visit a shop that specializes in Japanese foods * learn how tofu is made * visit a Thai supermarket * visit an Indonesian store optional lunch at your own expense, after the walk at one of the many local restaurants.. Cost : R350-00 per person Confirm space before making a payment Banking details: Ancient Secrets Nedbank Killarney[masked] Acc #[masked] Use Ref : yoursurname/Asia mail proof of payment to [masked] * no credits or refunds * no last minute payments on the day If you intend to shop - bring cash as many shops don't take cards and there are no ATMs in the area

Past events (58)

Explore Fordsburg with a Chef

52 Central Rd

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