Posts Categorized: South Africa

Visit Johannesburg – The City of Gold

With a metropolitan population of nearly 8 million, Johannesburg is incontestably the largest city in South Africa. The provincial capital of Gauteng (meaning ‘place of gold’), Johannesburg is widely-regarded as the modern-day El Dorado of Africa (hence the title). The nickname was given to the city due to a large gold deposit along the local… Read more »

Visit Cape Town – The City of Diamonds

We have all heard the stories about how important the province of South Africa is when it comes to diamond production. A world leader in the aforementioned endeavour, South Africa is one of the wealthiest African countries. Formerly a stronghold of the British Empire, now a thriving metropolis, Cape Town boasts with a metropolitan population… Read more »