The history of the University of the Witwatersrand, one of South Africa’s premier tertiary academic institutions, dates back to 1896 when the South African School of Mines was established in K
Experiences & Attractions in Gauteng - History & heritage
Based in the 54-storey Ponte building, this innovative company offers off-the-beaten track tours that give an insight into parts of Johannesburg not usually seen by tourists.
The Johannesburg Heritage Foundation, an advocacy organisation, is led by activist Flo Bird and for three decades has sought to protect the city’s historical buildings and heritage sites from d
In the world of palaeontology, one of the most exciting spots on the planet is the Cradle of Humankind, declared a World Heritage Site by Unesco thanks to its ongoing
Popular with the diplomatic crowd, the Sheraton Pretoria Hotel sits right in the heart of the city’s diplomatic district, surrounded by embassies and government ministries. The rooms look over t