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Finding a new appreciation for shopping malls in an increasingly virtual world

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Sandton City is encouraging customers to enjoy the experience of in-person shopping once again with the launch of their Iconic 22 campaign.
Sandton City is encouraging customers to enjoy the experience of in-person shopping once again with the launch of their Iconic 22 campaign.
Photo: Jeremy Moeller/Getty Images

The craziest thing happened to me two weeks back - I went shopping. Outside. In an actual mall.

Okay, I'm being dramatic, but let's admit it, since the pandemic started, many of us have been relying on the magic of the internet to access clothes, jewellery, gifts, and even groceries. Yes, it's convenient, but don't you miss that human touch? 

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