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Emperors Palace
Conveniently situated alongside O R Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg, South Africa, Emperors Palace Hotel Casino Convention Resort combines timeless classical elegance and sheer excitement.
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...

Silverstar Casino
Silverstar Casino is an exclusive venue which is small enough to be intimate, yet comprehensive enough to offer a full entertainment experience.
 
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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The Airport Grand Hotel

The Airport Grand Hotel & Conference Centre at the Johannesburg International Airport offers the discerning traveler convenient access to the major business...

 
 
 
The Rosebank Hotel

The Rosebank Hotel will be closed for refurbishment as from mid-June 2007 until April 2008. We apologize for the inconvenience....

 
 
 
Zulu Nyala Country Manor

Relax in the thatched tranquillity of a country estate close to the city. Whether guests are just passing through Johannesburg or pausing to do business...

 
 
 
Protea Hotel Midrand

The Protea Hotel Midrand is situated in a beautifully landscaped garden setting halfway between the dynamic bustling cities of Johannesburg and Pretoria....

 
 
 
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...

 
 
 

 
 
Johannesburg Restaurants
 
Greenfields
Greenfields is an up-market restaurant, offering wholesome value for money meals, prepared with a touch of tradition & served with a flair in a warm atmosphere - the ideal venue for business br...
Trents Restaurant
Overlooking the plunging pool, manicured gardens and tranquil Gillooly's lake, the elegant Trents restaurant caters for intimate dinners to conferencing and weddings. Delicious meals are prepar...
The Grillhouse
The Grillhouse, established in 1995, is one of South Africa's premium steakhouses, offering discerning diners a combination of choice meals, a bustling club-like ambience, attentive service and a u...
 
Johannesburg Bars and Pubs
 
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...

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...
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...
Blues Room
The Blues Room is the place to be for the best live entertainment and fine cuisine in Johannesburg.
 
Johannesburg Cafes
 
Tanz Cafe
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Brazilian Coffee Shop
The tradition of Brazilian Coffee Shops was developed around the concept of serving fine roasted coffees in traditional style Italian coffee bars. The most memorable Brazilian Coffee Shop was locat...
 
Johannesburg Art galleries
 
Afronova

Afronova is a Pan African gallery for modern and contemporary art based in Newtown, Johannesburg.

 

Hours:
Tuesday to Friday: 13:00 to 19:00
Saturday: 13:00 to 17:00


Gallery Paz
We offer diverse kind of art to suit all tastes. We have several talented artists who create custom and commissioned art work to your exact specifications. View our extensive portfolio of excellent...
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