Johannesburg - South Africa's City of Gold - is a thriving metropolis, alive with culture and pulsing with things to see and do.
The city began as a small gold mining settlement and grew rapidly to become the center of business and commerce in South Africa.
With its history as colourful and unique as the city's inhabitants, Johannesburg pays homage in a variety of museums and galleries - perfect for those wanting to delve into the culture of South Africa.
If it's world-class shopping you're after, look no further. From the trendy shopping district in Sandton, glittering with high-end brands, to the humming Oriental Plaza and Rosebank Flea Market, there something to suit all tastes and budgets.