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Hatfield Square: Tuks se tweede tuiste

Daar is ’n groot vierkantige oppervlak waar jongmense uit alle uithoeke van Pretoria bymekaarkom. Op die hoek van Hilda- en Burnettstraat is die Square ’n klipgooi van kampus af en ’n plek waar jou beker oorloop van goeie tye.

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The gritty and the groovy: a guide to five well-seasoned local bars and hangouts

Pretoria is sometimes just too straight-laced. As the administrative capital with its broad avenues and amateur school choirs, the most daring thing you would sometimes see is a prim Jacaranda shaking its hips after dark. Drinking in this town is often hustled into an overcharged, fashioned-up corner. It is in response to this sanitised setting of booze that Perdeby went in search of alehouses that still have peanuts as cuisine and Zim Dollars pasted on the bar as décor. And if not that – then at least a genuine hangout.

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Alternatiewe vakgebiede vir die sosiale student

Op universiteit kan verskeie vakke redelik vervelig word. Dink een oomblik aan die moontlikheid dat vakke kan bestaan wat as “buitemuurse aktiwiteite” beskryf kan word.

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New Holland give us something to believe in

New Holland, one of South Africa’s latest rock sensations, are making their mark on the local music scene.

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Samba to the sounds of Brazil

This fantastic compilation album was released by Putumayo on 16 July and features all the best Brazilian artists – both established and upcoming. The sound of the album may be something new to a student’s ear, but it’s worth a listen. The music varies from jazz and samba to contemporary bossa nova.

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