Johannesburg in South Africa

Accommodation in Johannesburg

Johannesburg

Johannesburg is an energetic and vibrant metropolis. It is South Africa’s largest city and economic hub.It all started when gold was discovered in 1886. The Witwatersrand's reef is the world's richest natural treasure-house. Gold diggers and fortune hunters soon arrived in droves. Johannesburg has humble origins as a tent town and is now a modern city of glass and concrete skyscrapers.Johannesburg boasts over 150 heritage sites including the Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site. Don’t forget to pop into the Rhino and Lion Park en route. It enjoys a rich cultural backround and colourful past. The visitor has a great choice of things to do and the leisure and entertainment possibilities are endless.