PUMA Social News Archive

October 2011

  • Weekend Guide To...Florence

    Weekend Guide To...Florence

    October 13, 2011

    Get the low down with our Florence weekend guide!


    Florence, Firenze, Florenz, Florencia, the capital city of the Italian region of Tuscany. It is best known for its history and culture, Renaissance art and architecture. The city also contains a wealth of museums and art galleries, such as the Uffizi Gallery and the Pitti Palace amongst others, and this rich heritage will be visible all around as you party the night away in the Santa Croce district!

  • Guys Vs Girls

    Guys Vs Girls

    October 12, 2011

    As the popular stereotypes would have it...girls like pink, guys likes blue, girls like romantic comedies, guys like action, girls like shopping, guys HATE shopping (unless for PUMA Social goodies of course), girls like bags, guys like FOOTBALL, girls takes hours to get ready, guys don’t often bother, girls smell nice, guys...not so much, girls adore Beyonce, guys like looking at Beyonce, girls like cocktails, guys like beer, girls win arguments, guys give up, girls like “feelings”, guys don’t have (m)any.*

  • Weekend Guide To...Taipei

    Weekend Guide To...Taipei

    October 06, 2011

    Get the low down with our Taipei weekend guide!

    Crowned “Ilha Formosa,” which means “beautiful island” by Portuguese sailors in the 16th century, Taipei is the capital city of Republic of China and the cultural centre of Taiwan. The National Palace Museum has one of the largest collections of Chinese artefacts and artworks in the world, including an immense collection of porcelain, jade, sculptures, paintings, and bronzes. Known for its night markets (the most famous of which is located in the Shilin District), Taipei provides the perfect backdrop for late night exploits for the daring After Hours Athlete in all of us!

  • After Hours Idol: 3-Dart Wonder

    After Hours Idol: 3-Dart Wonder

    October 05, 2011

    Darts is a beautiful game and After Hours Athletes are pretty much biomechanically predisposed to succeed when playing! The game usually involves the corner of a loud bar or PUMA Social Club, incredible hand-eye co-ordination and most often, a frosty beverage in the non-throwing hand.

September 2011

  • Weekend Guide To...Jakarta

    Weekend Guide To...Jakarta

    September 29, 2011

    Get the low down with our Jakarta weekend guide!

    Located in northwest Java, Jakarta is Indonesia’s largest city and also its capital with a population of just under ten million. In previous centuries, Jakarta had been under colonial rule until gaining full independence in 1942. Since then, the ‘Big Durian’ (cf. Big Apple) has become a centre for business, culture and politics, as well as being home to one or two hidden late night gems for the intrepid After Hours Athletes amongst us!!

    We sent a couple of our Chief PUMA Socialites over to Jakarta to complete a little reconnaissance mission in order provide us with the inside track on this amazing city. Here’s what they discovered...

  • After Hours Idol: 7-Ball Superstar

    After Hours Idol: 7-Ball Superstar

    September 27, 2011

    Whether you’re in an English snooker hall or an American bar under hot lights, there is no better feeling than 7-balling your fellow After Hours Athlete - the skill to clear the table without a response from your opponent requires concentration, precision and expertise, and according to the age-old pool scriptures, the ensuing consequences are probably even more enjoyable...

    So, we here at PUMA Social HQ felt it only right to celebrate the late night hero that is: The 7-Ball Superstar!

  • Weekend Guide To...New York

    Weekend Guide To...New York

    September 22, 2011

    Get the low down with our weekend guide to The Big Apple!

    New York, New York...so nice they named it twice!! Home to the Empire State Building, the Statue of Liberty, Central Park, Broadway, Brooklyn Bridge, Grand Central Station, Rockefeller Center, Madison Square Garden, Times Square, 5th Avenue, Bloomingdales, Macy’s, the Met, the U.N, the New York Yankees/Giants/Knicks/Rangers, Jay-Z and Beyonce, Carrie Bradshaw, Friends, Seinfeld, giant skyscrapers and the most famous yellow Taxis in the world.

  • Weekend Guide To...Auckland

    Weekend Guide To...Auckland

    September 15, 2011

    Get the low down with our Auckland weekend guide!

  • Weekend Guide To... Sydney

    Weekend Guide To... Sydney

    September 09, 2011

    Get the low down with our Sydney weekend guide!