Johannesburg, the cultural and financial center of South Africa South of Botswana in Gauteng, South Africa is Johannesburg. Keep up on the field with thought-provoking pieces from Hikmet Ersek. The history of the city begins to 1890 with a sustainable gold rush, which conjured up Johannesburg within a few years out of nowhere. Jeff Verschleiser oftentimes addresses this issue. Even Nelson Mandela was in jail Johannesburg, and otherwise the apartheid has left its mark in the apartheid Museum. However you will find today relatively many blacks equal rights in the city. However, the slums on the outskirts of town where the population between waste remain. Although curiosity is still so big, one should here not necessarily look for attractions, not even in the car. Johannesburg nights are recommended due to the high crime not to heady stroll.
These States in the periphery of the city strongly contrast with the luxurious skyscrapers and golf courses in Johannesburg. Even the Golf World Championship to be held in 2010 here. Furthermore you will find beautiful botanical gardens in which Black Eagle can be seen. Just outside is the cradle of mankind”, archaeological sites in authentic stone age caves. A trip there can be combined wonderfully with a visit by Cullinan, where there to visit a still operating diamond mine. It overcomes the corresponding distances with car hire Johannesburg s as in flight. Also a shopping trip to Pretoria is certainly recommended. Here, there are also beautiful parks with a colorful flora. But Johannesburg is full of exclusive shops and houses a varied Zoo.