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Great Dane (Gourmet hotdogs/ bar)
Spotting local Indie celebs is a given and flashmob-style dancing a must once the beats start pumping. All with hotdogs in hand, of course:



This is a vibey spot for chilling in the urban jungle:



It’s an inner city hotspot that combines two of life’s great pleasures: gourmet hotdogs and great tunes:



Braamfontein (or ‘Braamies’, as it is affectionately known) is the place to be:

 

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Maboneng Precinct
Maboneng, meaning 'Place of Light', is a privately developed urban neighbourhood on the east side of Johannesburg CBD:



A now fashionable destination:



On the grid of streets running north east of Berea you can eat Ethiopian food
in a weekly market, drink cocktails on a rooftop, browse galleries and boutiques:



Head to the Maboneng Precinct to find one of South Africa’s hippest urban enclaves and an incredible example of urban regeneration:

 

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Maboneng Precinct
Revolution House is the second completed residential building in the Maboneng Precinct offering a variety of loft apartments, complete with balconies and rooftop units:



New modern spacious apartments:



Expect delicious traditional sides such as pap and coleslaw on the side:



Sha'p braai up a storm daily at their sidewalk shisanyama stand on Kruger Street:

 

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Maboneng :: Canteen
Canteen at Arts on Main sits between Olive trees and art galleries, offering a relaxing and intimate setting to enjoy a meal:



Perfect for a little hideaway amongst the Olive trees:



Picturesque settings, from rooftop gardens to greened courtyards:



Creative Maboneng:

 

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Soweto at night
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Kwa Lichaba, Orlando West - Soweto
A SMALL block of shops that stood empty and disused for many years is now home to a new pub and braai spot in Soweto:



Never disappoints...thee of the best places to be this festive season or whenever lol:



It's a very chilled vibey place with good music:



If you looking for a place to relax and be catered for all your favorite tunes, this is the place to be:



Best place to chill, get car washed, mingle, vibe and feast the best fun in Soweto:

 

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Soweto at night
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Chaf-Pozi - Chaf-Pozi | Soweto
Set at the base of the iconic Orlando Towers in Soweto, Chaf Pozi is a local institution where you will experience food and a vibe that's authentic to Soweto:



Chaf is known for its great gigs:



Have a cold beer and listed to township music:



We represent vibrant Soweto
The likes of Black Coffee, DJ Fresh, Zahara, Oskido have all played at Chaf Pozi:



Chaf Pozi was opened to create an open Shiza Nyama restaurant where people could come and eat good local food:

 

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Vilakazi Street at night
It’s nice to see new establishments on Vilakazi that are rocking. Little tip take -
a little stroll on the street and take in all the different artworks and the history of the place super awesome:



Make sure you take some time to dine at Sakhumzi's Restaurant to enjoy the delicious African cuisine and entertainment:



“The heart of Soweto, vibrant and friendly”:



This experience is highly recommended. The food was great and even the local beer experience was memorable:



What a vibe! What an atmosphere!:

 

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San Deck Restaurant & Bar - Sandton Sun, Sandton CBD
The San Deck offers guests breath-taking views over Sandton and its surrounds. With three large fire pits and a number of luxurious couches:



The amazing terrace offers the best of Johannesburg’s beautiful sunsets in the heart of the CBD:



The wine list is simple, well presented and well priced:



San Deck is perfect for many occasions, whether you’re there for a
sundowner on the deck, a serious business meeting or a romantic fine dining meal:



The San Restaurant is well known for its wine and cocktail lists:

 

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Joburg at night
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Taboo Night Club in Sandton
Nestled in the most glamorous square mile in Africa is Taboo, an institution,
which ... decadent interiors complimented by the breathtaking skylines of Sandton:



A broad spectrum of the party animals of Gauteng will find something just right at Taboo:



Very progressive and contemporary:



Taboo has two storeys, with house music on one and R&B on the other:



54 on Bath, Rosebank:

 

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Alice Lane Office Towers, Sandton
The 18-storey, energy efficient office tower in the prestigious Sandton area, north of Johannesburg features two sculpted towers linked by a vertical atrium:



Ferrari 458



Uncle Harry Roadhouse, Randfontein



Johannesburg Central At Sunrise


 

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Great photos, especially those of Vilakazi st. The vibe in that street on a Sunday afternoon is just indescribable, it's buzzing!
 

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nice camera what iso did you shoot at
 

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I need to find a South African girl geeze, actually I was talking to this brown girl in the grocery store and she said she was from joburg, damn i shoulda coped her number
 

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Yes- good eye. Coca-Cola doesn't have the naming rights anymore and it's now known as the ticketpro Dome. Locals who couldn't care less like myself just call it 'The Dome'.
 
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