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Johannesburg

Johannesburg, Maboneng district, Arts on Main, multi-discipline arts centre in a renovated warehouse that was originally built in 1911, mixing art galleries, bookstores, restaurants and trendy shops  Story about Johannesburg by Winsor Dobbin.

South Africa

Johannesburg: A double take at downtown

It has been described as one of the most dangerous cities on earth, but Winsor Dobbin finds Johannesburg surprisingly vibrant and safe.

Airlines

Flight test: Qantas jumbo jet economy class

Qantas 747

Flight Test The Qantas cabin crew deliver unerring and friendly service on this long-haul from South Africa to Sydney.

World

Ten 'awful' cities you should still visit

Coolest city in the Middle East ... Beirut has a hip beach club scene.

David Whitley There are many cities around the world with a justifiably awful image. But here are 10 that are better than their reputation suggests.

South Africa

Golden Mandela

Robben Island, Cape Town.

Rachel Olding Rachel Olding traces the life of a legend through the monuments to his legacy.

More stories on Johannesburg

Photo galleries

South Africa's sinful playground

Sun City was founded as a sinful playground for white South Africans under apartheid.

Africa's answer to Las Vegas, Sun City is a playground for gambling and indulgence.

Map of Johannesburg

Travel News

Fuel pump fault causes Qantas A380 to turn back mid-flight

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GOYA DMYTRYSHCHAK 19 Apr | A Qantas flight from Los Angeles to Melbourne was forced to turn back mid-air because of a fuel pump fault.

I know this great little place: Roberta Sudbrack

NINA KARNIKOWSKI | When Roberta Sudbrack opened her self-titled restaurant in Rio, she brought to her kitchen the skills learnt from seven years' cooking at Brazil's presidential palace and her love of organic produce.

Frequent Flyer: Simon Westcott

JANE REDDY | Simon Westcott is the owner and chief executive LUXE City Guides.

Traveller letters: Thanks for the disloyalty, Qantas

An experience that reinforces last week's comment that Qantas does not care about its loyal Frequent Flyer members.

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