The Globalization of Hipsterdom http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/22768/all en Johannesburg: The new Williamsburg? http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/south-africa/121026/johannesburg-south-africa-williamsburg-brooklyn-hipsters <p>
JOHANNESBURG &mdash; Sections of Johannesburg&rsquo;s notoriously murderous downtown have been remade into an African hipster paradise. Decrepit old buildings are now art and fashion districts with rooftop bars and galleries, while trendy weekend markets sell craft beer and fresh local produce.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/south-africa/121026/johannesburg-south-africa-williamsburg-brooklyn-hipsters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> The Globalization of Hipsterdom Travel/Tourism Entertainment Emerging Markets Food & Drink South Africa Sun, 28 Oct 2012 19:59:00 +0000 Erin Conway-Smith 5724031 at http://www.globalpost.com