South Africa, Lesotho & Swaziland - Gauteng (Chapter)
This is the Gauteng chapter from Lonely Planet’s South Africa, Lesotho & Swaziland guidebook.
Gauteng, formerly the Boer Republic of Transvaal, remains the pulse of the South African nation. Johannesburg (Jo’burg) is the country’s largest and most happening city, where gold was discovered in the late 19th century and where fortunes are still made and lost.
- Hooking up with Southern Africa’s cultural hub in the revamped Johannesburg suburbs of Newtown, Braamfontein and Doornfontein.
- Revisiting South Africa’s chilling history at Jo’burg’s Apartheid Museum and Constitution Hill.
- Leaping off the Orlando Towers in Soweto and spending the night on the township’s shebeen trail
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Johannesburg, Around Johannesburg, Soweto, Cradle Of Humankind, Southern Gauteng, Pretoria, Around Pretoria, Smuts’ House Museum, Fort Klapperkop Military and Museum.
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