The Dinokeng Game Reserve Self-Drive Route is an amazing place for birders, with recent sightings of Martial Eagle and White-bellied Korhaan.
It’s crazy that in order to get from the administrative capital to the legislative capital, jacaranda citizens have always first had to drive to either OR Tambo International or Lanseria to board an aircraft.
Well, those days are over since Tshwane Executive Mayor, Councillor (Cllr) Kgosientso Ramokgopa recently announced that commercial flights will be available from Wonderboom National Airport to Cape Town. “We are proud to welcome South African Airways and Airlink as our partners,” said Cllr Ramakgopa.
The recently opened Solomon Kalushi Mahlangu Freedom Square in Mamelodi Township outside Pretoria is a major boost for township tourism in Gauteng City Region. The precinct which includes memorial walk path-ways, a photographic gallery documenting all the past conflicts in the township, an amphitheatre and a giant statue of Solomon Mahlangu in full military combat uniform was renovated at a cost of R49 million and its now open to the public.
That moment when you’re plunged into darkness is something that South Africans are becoming increasingly familiar with. But if you haven’t had time to prep lunch or dinner, it can be a bit of a ‘mare. So we’ve hunted down a couple of restaurants around Gauteng which have generators, wood fires and gas ovens.
The once dilapidated suburb of Braamfontein is the new technical epicenter of South Africa. The picture of urban renewal in recent times, the suburb is the site for new age software and innovation hub. The Digital Innovation Zone will look to draw from Johannesburg’s best tech talents and become one of the biggest technology hubs in Africa.