Trip Summary

One of Johannesburg's bustling, creative districts, Maboneng (meaning ‘Place of Light’) is a cultural experience not to be missed. Filled with a mix of shops, art galleries and food stalls, this area has become a favorite haunt of the city’s bohemian and artistic residents. World renowned South African artist William Kentridge has a space in the Arts on Main building, while other organisations such as the Goethe Institute also call this district home. This area is a photographer’s dream so don’t forget to bring your camera!


  • Maboneng district
  • Craft shops and food stalls
  • Carlton Centre


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