With a population of over 10 million people, Johannesburg is spread over a vast area, making it one of the 40 largest metropolitan areas in the world.
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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,...
Local Tip A good time to go in winter is after 2pm. If you are lucky you'll see the sun starting to set in the west - over the Magaliesberg Mountains. This is a beautiful sight on a clear day!
June 16, 1976 is a date that for the majority of South Africans is a stark reminder of their country’s turbulent past. The Soweto Uprising of 1976 revealed the brutal capabilities of the...more »
It’s difficult to imagine that South Africa's Kruger Wildlife Park is the size of Wales. Imagine that, Wales overrun by sprightly bushbuck,...more »
"A traveller without observation is a bird without wings" - Moslih Eddin Saadi