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Palace of the Lost City

Local Tip This is a "must see" Hotel. If you don't feel inclined to actually stay here, you can always pop in for a superb meal or just a tea. It might be expensive - but it will be worth it ! The whole interior,...

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Buffalo Thorn Lodge

Local Tip The road to the Black Rhino Reserve is excellent all the way - except for the last 5 km. We recommend that you drive with care along this last section of the road because there are plenty of potholes - some of...

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Allora Ristorante Sandton

Allora is distinctly up-market with a refined atmosphere. And while it is undoubtedly sophisticated, its village feel leans it away from being too pretentious. Its décor is eye-catching but not more »

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Nelson Mandela's House

Nelson Mandela is, of course, an icon - loved by all South Africans and led his people through a tough political time to a peaceful transition to democracy. more »

Johannesburg Photos

MAGALIESBERG: Mountains at Hartbeespoort Dam

MAGALIESBERG: Mountains at Hartbeespoort Dam

JOBURG CITY: Nelson Mandela Bridge

JOBURG CITY: Nelson Mandela Bridge

SANDTON: Nelson Mandela statue - 6m tall

SANDTON: Nelson Mandela statue - 6m tall

HARTBEESPOORT: On the Dam wall

HARTBEESPOORT: On the Dam wall

CRADLE OF HUMANKIND: Tumulus entrance, Maropeng

CRADLE OF HUMANKIND: Tumulus entrance, Maropeng

GAUTRAIN: Modern urban railway system

GAUTRAIN: Modern urban railway system

JOBURG CITY: View from Randlords Building

JOBURG CITY: View from Randlords Building

CRADLE OF HUMANKIND: Tumulus at Maropeng

CRADLE OF HUMANKIND: Tumulus at Maropeng

KRUGER PARK: Talamati Bushveld Camp

KRUGER PARK: Talamati Bushveld Camp

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