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Address: Johannesburg, South Africa
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Rich with architectural heritage hearkening back to the early mining days,...

Rich with architectural heritage hearkening back to the early mining days, Parktown is one of the oldest Johannesburg suburbs.

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Here you will find amazing new trendy restaurants and shop to satisfy any appetite. I enjoy walking around here an seeing what's new.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 30 September 2016
Petra B
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Parktown holds some of the majic of melville.....the shops create a welcome gateway every day... from fresh fruit, vegetables being sold to incredible african art that is totally unbelievable...with special items of creativity....plus the small great coffee shops waiting to look after your needs....spend time be lazy.....

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

Here you will find amazing new trendy restaurants and shop to satisfy any appetite. I enjoy walking around here an seeing what's new.

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Thank Petra B
Johannesburg, South Africa
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260 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

This is a trendy suburb of northern Johannesburg that features a plethora of trendy restaurants and antique shops. Great for a restaurant experience and antiquing.

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Thank TravelOften1968
Johannesburg, South Africa
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42 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

parktown has a lot to see from a Saturday afternoon Jol in constitutuion hill to sound competitions in the basement parking lot, easy acess to public transport and Reya Vaya busses

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Thank DarrenAmbrose
Nairobi, Kenya
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2,439 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 921 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016

Parktown is a nice area in Johannesburg. It has a very lovely cafe scene. The main attraction here is the restaurants. Lovely

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Thank Ibadanboy
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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104 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

If you are a stranger to the centre of South Africa's economic hub, we recommend a drive through Parktown , to gain glimpses of the ambience and character of earlier days ; colonial architecture and green environment that helps you relate to a more relaxed past , in the City of Gold.

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Thank Bill434
Johannesburg, South Africa
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117 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2015

Great area for fantastic restaurants that will amaze any foodie. Some great stores to visit and get little trinkets from. A wonderful "street vibe" and fun atmosphere.

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Thank Anandie K
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2015 via mobile

There is a mall in park town but it's kind of small but has its own unique stores and proves that dynamite comes in small packages park town is historic and jewel in South Africa it's worth a visit for yourself

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2014

I hate this area After 30 years I still cannot fathom Parktown My stupidity no doubt A suburb of promise I must be brave and overcome my prejudice

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JHB
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2014

Suggest you make contact with the Parktown Westcliff Heritage Trust, they often have walks through this area. And once the Westcliff Hotel re-opens in late 2014, finish the visit with lunch or dinner at this venue, overlooking Johannesburg, incredible view. Parktown, and the beginning of Jan Smuts is where colonial Johannesburg started at the end of the 19th century, when... More 

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