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  • Gauteng

    Edenvale

    Located about midway between the O.R. Tambo International Airport and Johannesburg in the Gauteng Province of South Africa, Edenvale is a mix of residential, business and industrial areas, with a well-established infrastructure as part of the Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality and centrally situated with easy access to major freeways.

  • Gauteng

    Cullinan

    With its historic buildings, tranquil atmosphere and old world charm, the little town of Cullinan, located around thirty kilometers east of Pretoria, is a popular weekend getaway offering respite from the hustle and bustle of city life for city-dwellers. Named in honor of Sir Thomas Cullinan who discovered diamonds in the area in 1902, Cullinan was the site of Africa’s largest Prisoner of ...

  • Gauteng

    Centurion

    Located at the intersection of two major highways, between Midrand and Pretoria, and with the lovely Hennops River flowing through it, Centurion forms part of the City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality. This thriving residential and business center incorporates the Waterkloof Air Force Base and the Swartkop Air Force Base, as well as the SuperSport Park cricket grounds, home to the Titans ...

  • Gauteng

    Vanderbijlpark

    Vanderbijlpark is mostly known as one of the leading industrial areas of South Africa, and many people do not realize that there is more to the city than just steel companies. Even though it has its humble beginnings, and therefore a rich history, due to the steel industry, it has developed into a sprawling city, with a population of over two hundred thousand residents and fascinating ...

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    Climate

    The Gauteng climate is mostly consistent, with Pretoria typically two degrees warmer than Johannesburg. Gauteng does offer the perfect climate conditions with summer being warm and wind free, and winters although chilly and very cold at night, have clear skies during the day.

  • Health Spa

    Mount Grace

    All South African’s know that Johannesburg is a stressful city. Not only is the concrete jungle fraught with numerous dangers such as hijackers and thieves, but the corporate world here is generally large and impersonal. This means that small achievements in the office tend to go unnoticed, but make one or two mistakes and you’ll have the boss breathing down your neck. With all this tension ...

  • Day Trips

    Lion Rhino Park

    The Rhino and Lion Nature Reserve is an extensive natural highveld grassland only 45 minutes from Johannesburg. This popular nature reserve is visited by thousands of tourists, both local and international, every year.

  • Day Trips

    Soweto Tour

    While in South Africa make a day tour of Soweto a must! There are plenty of tours to choose from with 800 different operators conducting personal tours of Soweto. In Soweto, another guide who lives in one of the squatter camps will join you as you visit various other camps, like Nelson Mandela Camp or Kliptown Camp and will accompany your personal guide. This particular tour is one of the ...

  • Museums

    South African Cultural History Museum

    Pretoria is home to a host of monuments and museums that showcase the history of South Africa. One of these museum marvels is the National Cultural Museum, which is often referred to as the African Window. Many museums outline the history of their country, but few actually retrace the steps of history as far back as the Stone Age, or look at individual cultures in the greatest of detail. It ...