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Johannesburg Casinos
 
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...

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...
 
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
 
Saxon Boutique Hotel & Spa

Located in a secure and secluded gated residential area in Sandhurst within close proximity to the central business district and the two major shopping...

 
 
 
Courtyard Suite Rosebank

In the heart of prestigious Rosebank a hotel reminiscent of the colonial era with all suites overlooking landscaped gardens. Major shopping centres ...

 
 
 
Airport Game Lodge

Situated a mere 10km north of Johannesburg International Airport the secluded Airport Game Lodge combines the solitude of the African Bush with the luxury...

 
 
 
City Lodge Morningside

This hotel has an upmarket restaurant on the property and is across the road from the Morningside Clinic. It is 3 minutes from the shopping centres of...

 
 
 
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......

 
 
 
A Room With A View

Enjoy spectacular views from this unique and luxurious setting, where elegance, comfort and privacy are assured.

 

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Johannesburg Restaurants
 
The Brazen Head
Welcome or as the Irish say, "Failte" ... to the home of The Brazen Head Group of Authentic Irish Restaurants and Pubs.

Discover the true spirit of Ireland at a Brazen Head Authentic I...

Cumin And Coriander
Cumin And Coriander offers only the very finest Indian Cuisine, and provides an unusually good dining experience.

Serving dishes cooked with only the freshest ingredients, customers can expect e...

2 Thai 4 Restaurant
Not only does 2 Thai 4 pride themselves in being nominated "Best Thai Restaurant" in Johannesburg, but the staff also strive to make your visit as satisfactory and memorable as possible. ...
 
Johannesburg Bars and Pubs
 
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...

Back2Basix
Back2Basix is a live music venue situated on the outskirts of Melville right opposite the University of Johannesburg. The venue has built and developed a genuine reputation in the entertainment ind...
 
Johannesburg Cafes
 
Tanz Cafe
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Fashiontv Cafe
All over the world, celebrities, fashionistas and models alike are flocking to the Fashiontv venues to meet and mingle with the "who's who" of the fashion and entertainment industries.
 
Johannesburg Art galleries
 
Market Photo Workshop
As a school of photography, and resource centre for practising photographers, the Market Photo Workshop has played an integral role in the training and growth of South Africa's photographers fo...
Absa Towers North
Absa Towers North in downtown Johannesburg houses many unique works of art in the offices and reception areas, as well as in the smaller art gallery which houses spectacular original art.

When t...

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