A Quick Guide to Africa's Financial Hub
Home to a diversity of communities, South Africa is the hub for foreign business in Africa. Three of its largest cities--Cape Town, Johannesburg and Pretoria--host a variety of conference centers and unique attractions.
Located between the Cape of Good Hope and Table Mountain, Cape Town is best known for its extraordinary landscape. The Cape itself features many beautiful beaches, and Table Mountain and Lions Head are incredible hiking spots. City attractions include Two Oceans Aquarium and the District Six museum.
Several medium and small centers, including Belmont Square Conference Centre, Atlantic Imbizo Conference & Function Studios , Carmichael Conference Centre , Simons Town Quayside Hotel Conference Centre , and the Pavilion Conference Centre provide additional conference facilities.
Home to the executive branch of the South African government, Pretoria is South Africas historical hub. The citys major historical spots are the Sammy Marks House and the Voortrekker Monument. Also of interest to travelers are Loftus Versfeld Stadium and the Cheetah Research & Breeding Centre.
Pretoria has a few large convention centersCSIR International Convention Centre, Leriba Lodge and Unisa Sunnyside Campus & Conference Centre as well as smaller sites (ABSA Conference Centre and Lesedi Cultural Village.