For those who need a small escape from city life, a walk amongst the natural life in a park can sooth and quieten all of those overbearing life stresses. Parks, commons and communally shared spaces are essential for city survival. One of my personal favourites is James and Ethel Gray Park in Birdhaven.
To commence the Where I Walk campaign around Joburg, I hit the streets of Melville. I wore my coral Chuck Taylors from Converse, to have a bit of vibrancy on my feet to match that of Melvilles. Guided by my friend Janike, a resident of Melville, I walked alongside Jacarandas in the speckles of sunshine that escaped through … [Read more…]