July 18, 2018

Some people are not even sure whether the Zwipi Underground Bar really exists. Word spread like a wildfire in May 2018 that some secret underground dinners were taking place, hidden in an old bank vault underneath a historic building in the centre of town. Since then,...

January 31, 2018

After interviewing the OPH team, we have come to realize that heritage buildings in Johannesburg are not only important for our city, but the historical and cultural significance of these heritage buildings are absolutely vital.  Heritage buildings in Johannesburg were...

March 7, 2017

Gandhi Square Precinct is Joburg's major commercial intersection and neighborhood in the epicenter of Johannesburg CBD
• Shopping 
• Banking 
• Restaurants 
• Bars
• Lifestyle

February 24, 2017

What is now known as Gandhi Square has been a feature of Johannesburg since 1900, when it was the site of the city's first courthouse and played a pivotal role in the end of hostilities between the Boers and the British.

Formerly named Government Square and later Van de...

February 22, 2017

Underground tunnels have recently been found below the surface of Johannesburg’s CBD.  

A project is underway which could soon transform these underground tunnels into trendy, well-lit walkways, complete with coffee shops, urban landscaping and special public spaces cat...

February 22, 2017

No matter how big or small, how efficient a public transport system or how convenient it is to use your own private vehicle, the best way to see Joburg City is by foot or non motorized transport such as a bicycle. 

Unlike other cities in Johannesburg, where yo...

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