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 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!
Local Tip The Airport is very large, so before you leave for OR Tambo, please make sure that you know where the parking garages are, and from which terminal your flight will be departing.
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 »
"I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel's sake" - Robert Louis Stevenson