Summit 2002. WSSD- Aug 26-Sept.
after the 1992 Earth Summit in Rio, the world's nations will
gather again in Johannesburg to review progress and plan for
(much more to come in
Johannesburg Sandton Convention
In Sandton suburb, one block
from Johannesburg's new stock exchange, the $42 million
Sandton Convention Centre is part of a $160 million
development by Fourways. The total complex includes a
casino, hotels and entertainment areas. The facility
includes a top-floor pavilion for 4,000 people, a ballroom
for 2,000 and a foyer for 770. Galleries adorned with
African art further enhance the site.
The Cradle of Humankind Museum
Opening soon in Gauteng near Johannesburg, the Cradle of
Humankind is one of South Africa's 3 World Heritage Sites.
It is the home of Mrs. Ples, a 2.5 million-year-old human
skull discovered in 1947. For this reason , among others,
the area is marketed as the 'cradel' or place where the
human species began. An amphitheater, restaurant, conference
center, craft centers and a museum lie adjacent to the
Sterkfontein Caves (Mrs. Ples' former
E M P E R O R
The magnificent new
five-star hotel at Caesars Gauteng is just 5 minutes from
Johannesburg International Airport.
The magnificent new Emperor Hotel at Caesars Gauteng,
Africa's premier casin resort experience. For a strictly
limited period of time you can savor five-star
luxury with a range of incredible opening offers. Be the
first to experience Octavia's Senosorium Health and Beauty
Spa and the unique Roman bath. Relive the legend.