Little Ethiopia & the Fashion District in downtown Joburg

By Ishvara Dhyan
Sat, Mar 28. 8:00AM - 11:30AM
Jozi - Small Street, Johannesburg

Meeting in Downtown Johannesburg SATURDAY 28th March at 10h00 We are meeting next to Captain Doregos at 84 Smal Street Mall walking arcade... next to the former Joburg SUN HOTEL ( the huge building with all the reflecting windows ) Johannesburg, South Africa A walk through Little Ethiopia & the Fashion District : We begin in the Fashion District, next to the Fashion School where all of South Africa` s young talent begin their journey into the competitive world of Fashion. A great opportunity to shop and get inspired. We will also explore the Nigerian Traditional cloth shops nearby that contribute to the African Renaissance. Once we are in Little Ethiopia , our tour will include a coffee ceremony and we will discuss topics including : * Amharic language and culture... * Orthodox Christianity .. and Ethiopian Jewish roots * The impact of Ethiopian people in Johannesburg today * Ethiopian food & spices ~ we will also share a typical traditional meal after the talk and there is an opportunity to shop. Cost R140-00 per person... lunch is at your own expense to confirm your place, please do an EFT .... Please use reference "yoursurname/ethiopian" Ancient Secrets Nedbank Killarney ~ code 191605 current account 1916044743 send full names of those attending to No refunds - Credits are possible Suggestion ~ try aim to get there at 09h30 as the traffic is hectic in the CBD on a Saturday secure underground parking is available below the former Sun Hotel corner Jeppe / Von Weilligh St Please note that most of the shops only take cash - there are few ATMs or Credit Card Machines ...... lunch is also cash only ...approx R80-00

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