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Johannesburg Casinos
 
Gold Reef City Casino
Gold Reef City's Casino is open 24 hours a day and boasts a magnificent entertainment atmosphere, highly trained staff and an abundance of gaming choices. The arena caters for everybody's g...
Silverstar Casino
Silverstar Casino is an exclusive venue which is small enough to be intimate, yet comprehensive enough to offer a full entertainment experience.
Montecasino
Montecasino first opened its doors on 30 November 2000 and expanded in May 2007 with the addition of the open air Piazza and Teatro.

Montecasino's Piazza, which is slightly smaller than a ru...

 
Overview - City Information
 
 
Jo burg, the capital of the region Gauteng, is a fascinating city with a modern centre, combining its ways with the older surroundings.

 

It is a very modern city by African standards. Sights in Johannesburg include the new Museum Africa, which offers an honest and self-critical look at the nation's sometimes troubled past and the Market Theater Complex which houses theaters and a Saturday flea market.

 

There are many things that are unique to Johannesburg. It features a distinct street entrepreneurship, and motorists are able to buy almost anything from vendors selling goods at traffic lights. This includes food, umbrellas, soccer balls, cellular phone accessories and many other goods. Barber shops consisting of nothing but a chair and an enthusiastic barber can be found on the sides of roads.

 

History buffs will be interested in the Smuts Library at the University of the Witwatersrand where South African statesman Jan Smuts book collection is preserved. The university's Gubbins Library has an extensive collection of books on Africa.

 

Tours are easily arranged in Johannesburg for those interested in visiting the suburb of Soweto (the name is an abbreviation of Southwestern Townships). The tours begin with the ultramodern township hospital and continue through all types of neighborhoods ranging from shanty towns and worker's hostels to the modern home of Nelson Mandela (he lived there for only a short while upon his release from prison). The tour also includes Mandela's earlier and more humble home where he lived when he was arrested more than 30 years ago. For us the most striking sight was a functioning high school with every single window broken and, surrounded by razor-wire fences. Also consider visiting Oriental Plaza, a shopping complex, where the majority of shop owners are South African Indians

 
 
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Johannesburg Hotels
 
Africa Centre Airport

AFRICA CENTRE LODGE DO A FREE PICK UP FROM THE AIRPORT 24 HOURS.Elegant friendly and affordable lodge just 5 minutes from JHB. Intern. Airport. Offering...

 
 
 
City Lodge Johannesburg International Airport

Situated in close proximity to the R24 airport freeway the hotel is easily accessible to all the main feeder motorways. A shuttle bus service is available...

 
 
 
Orion Hotel Devonshire

The Orion Hotel Devonshire is the diamond of Johannesburg's cosmopolitan business and academic district Braamfontein....

 
 
 
Protea Hotel Gold Reef City

Protea Hotel Gold Reef City is a mere 6km from Johannesburg's city centre set within the secure Gold Reef City theme park. Protea Hotel Gold Reef City...

 
 
 
Centurion Lake Hotel

This Hotel Comprises 5 Floors With a Total of 160 Rooms Including 11 Suites. Facilities Include an Inviting Foyer With a 24-Hour Reception Desk Safes ...

 
 
 
Everfare Lodge

Space and good fresh air in the mid of the busy Jhb/Pretoria's own silicon valley.

The lodge is situated in Randjesfontein - an equestrian estate that boasts its own race coarse and the Harr......

 
 
 

 
 
Johannesburg Restaurants
 
Rodizio Brasilian Restaurant
Rodizio is one of the best examples of Brazil's party culture outside Brazil. If you're looking for a fun dancing venue, Rodizio is the place to be. Rodizio offers a diverse mixture of musi...
Al Fiume
al Fiume - Italian for 'at the river' - has all the ingredients for a great restaurant: a beautiful setting on a shady wooden deck on the banks of the Hennops River and a restaurateur with ...
The Sheikhs Palace Restaurant
Hello and Welcome to The Sheikh's Palace, a Haven of Comfort, Elegance, Hospitality and Tradition.

You are here to Feast on Authentic Lebanese cuisine, Smoke Argileh, Toast with Arak and Sip...

 
Johannesburg Bars and Pubs
 
Taboo
Taboo is a multi-level, multi purpose venue situated in the heart of Sandton, Johannesburg. This venue provides sophisticated and stylish surroundings with unparalleled, original entertainment. Tab...
Radium Beer Hall
The Radium Beerhall is the oldest surviving bar and grill in Johannesburg, with a genuinely historic ambience that's just as enticing as the good food on the menu; as authentic as the foot-tapp...
NsAkO
NsAkO is an acronym the Nuff Said Kollektive. With Sifiso Ntuli at the helm, the doors opened on the 29th February, 2008. We showcase live music acts, dance groups, exhibitions, documentary film sc...
Cool Runnings
Coolrunnings has been strutting the Island style vibe since we appeared in 1995.
So join us and experience" AFRICA da Island style" we have outlets in Fourways Melville, Benoni and V...

 
Johannesburg Cafes
 
Shades of Green
Welcome to Shades of Green, our tranquil surroundings make any breakfast or lunch a memory that lasts forever.
The restaurant is nestled within a luscious tropical garden, surrounded by the c...

Tanz Cafe
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Johannesburg Art galleries
 
Unity Design
Unity Design is a Joburg creative hub of artists, writers, designers, crafters, youngsters and one or two lunatics.
Artist Proof Studio
Artist Proof Studio is a quality Art Education Centre that specializes in printmaking through a variety of diverse partnerships with creative young artists, established professional artists, c...
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