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Johannesburg – The City of Gold

Johannesburg is the largest city in South Africa. It is also the world’s largest city not situated on or near water i.e. a river, a lake, or a coastline. Johannesburg is a major hub of gold and diamond trade, making it one of the wealthiest cities in the African continent. The discovery of gold in the area in the late 19th century triggered a gold rush, and the city of Johannesburg was founded and grew rapidly to what it is today. Johannesburg is a centre of culture in South Africa, and the city is home to several impressive museums and galleries which hold collections of exhibits from all over Africa and the rest of the world, showcasing South Africa’s cultural heritage.

Here are some of the top places to visit in Johannesburg
  1. The Apartheid Museum
  2. Constitution Hill
  3. Gold Reef City
  4. Soweto & the Mandela Museum
  5. The Maboneng Precinct
  6. The Lindfield Victorian House Museum
  7. South African National Museum of Military History
  8. Wits Art Museum
  9. Market Theatre
  10. Johannesburg Art Gallery
Things to do in Johannesburg
  1. Visit The Apartheid Museum
  2. Take a trip to Lion Park
  3. Go to Nelson Mandela Square
  4. Visit Croc City Crocodile & Reptile Park
  5. See the Golden Rhinoceros of Mapungubwe
  6. Have a grand time at Gold Reef City
  7. Place your bet at Montecasino
  8. Spend a Day at Lesedi Cultural Village
  9. Dine and shop at Fresh Earth Food Store
  10. Go to Johannesburg Zoo

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