Editor Rating: 6- Johannesburg isn’t as cheap as other parts of South Africa, and South Africa isn’t nearly as cheap as other parts of the continent. The way to get by on the cheap in South Africa is by camping, and those opportunities are few and far between in a city like Joburg.
Indie Travel Scale
Editor Rating: 6- Johannesburg has gone through a makeover in recent years, and while it still isn’t the safest place on Earth, reports of it being one of the most dangerous are a bit outdated. There are plenty of things to see and do to have yourself an indie travel experience in Joburg.