Joseph Sekar feeds thousands of parakeets twice a day on the roof of his camera shop – and for obvious reasons, he’s known around town as the ‘Birdman’.
I am 24 and have lived in four South African cities but consider myself a proud Durbanite. I studied journalism and have an interest in social media, politics, popular culture. A course in travel writing sparked an appreciation and led to an internship with Getaway. My travel goals include Costa Rica, Tanzania, Morocco and if I can brave the cold, Antarctica. Memes are the best thing about Web 2.0. I’m getting ready to see the world.
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Seize the night across all major cities. These activities will have you racing around your city, boogying in an ice rink or climbing walls.