Little Ethiopia & the Fashion District in downtown Joburg

Little Ethiopia & the Fashion District in downtown Joburg
past over 1 year ago

Starts: Saturday, 28 March, 2015 08:00am

Ends: Saturday, 28 March, 2015 11:30am

Event Details

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 ancientsecrets@absamail.co.za
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