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GENERAL INTEREST:
Gerald Garner and JoburgPlaces are featured in many articles, documentaries and blogs on Johannesburg’s inner-city regeneration:

Gerald Garner gives at TEDx talk about Joburg’s inner-city regeneration tedxtalks.ted.com/video/Johannesburg-An-optimistic-futu

Gerald’s tours and first book featured on glossy TV magazine, Top Billing: www.topbilling.com/articles/Spaces-&-Places.html?articleID=655

Simon Allison writes about Joburg’s inner-city regeneration after touring with JoburgPlaces: www.howwemadeitinafrica.com/johannesburg-the-empire-city-strikes-back/42112/

Hasmita Nair of Independent Online writes about Joburg’s inner-city revival:
www.iol.co.za/travel/south-africa/gauteng/find-your-inner-jozi-1.1525299#.VKZFJG38LIU

The New York Times on Joburg’s inner-city public art:
www.nytimes.com/2014/07/13/travel/seeing-johannesburg-through-artists-eyes.html?_r=0

German travel blog, Thomas Cook explores the inner-city:
www.thomascook.de/reiseblog/fern/staedtereise-johannesburg/

National Geographic Traveller India walks the streets of Jozi: www.natgeotraveller.in/magazine/month/march-2014/a-new-golden-age-in-joburg-82/

Matthew Krouse writes about Gerald as Joburg ambassador for Rhodes University and the Mail & Guardian:
www.ru.ac.za/perspective/perspectivearticles/perspectivearchive/oldrhodianturnsjoburgambassador.html

Johannesburg inner-city documentary:
www.youtube.com/watch?v=qM4pR1WfOhM

 

TOUR REVIEWS IN THE INTERNATIONAL PRESS:
The international media has falled in love with Joburg. Many have walked the streets of Jozi with Gerald.

GQ UK recommends JoburgPlaces
http://www.gq-magazine.co.uk/entertainment/articles/2015-12/15/best-things-to-do-in-johannesburg-south-africa

American blogger and Joburg resident, Heather Mason writes about the JoburgPlaces regenerated inner-city tour:
2summers.net/2013/03/01/what-i-didnt-know-about-joburg/

USA-based travel magazine, Afar, writes about Gerald’s tours:
www.afar.com/places/johannesburg-johannesburg-13

The Guardian newspaper lists us as one of the top 10 urban tours in South Africa! www.theguardian.com/travel/2014/jan/03/urban-tours-johannesburg-cape-town-south-africa

America’s world news site, GlobalPost tours with JoburgPlaces: www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/south-africa/121026/johannesburg-south-africa-williamsburg-brooklyn-hipsters

Todd Pitock of National Geographic Traveler magazine rediscovers the city with JoburgPlaces intelligenttravel.nationalgeographic.com/tag/gerald-garner/

A Virgin Unite guest enjoys a ‘highly informative’ tour of Joburg: www.talentinternational.com/uncategorized/2160

German newspaper, Die Welt explores the city with JoburgPlaces: www.welt.de/reise/Fern/article135703573/No-Go-war-gestern-Auf-nach-Johannesburg.html

German paper Suddeutsche writes about their day with JoburgPlaces www.sueddeutsche.de/reise/johannesburg-im-umbruch-die-duestersten-jahre-sind-vorbei-1.1813898-3

Sarah Duff explores Jozi and the discovers the remarkable inner-city with JoburgPlaces: afktravel.com/57200/johannesburgs-urban-renewal/

Afar Experiences guest, Angela Petersen walks the inner-city:
www.angelafoxpetersen.com/johannesburg-cbd/

Darlene Kasten joins a Joburg City Festival event hosted by JoburgPlaces: fanwood2joburg.blogspot.com/2013/08/joburg-city-festival.html

Kyle HodgsonKyle Hodgson’s day walking in mesmerising Joburg: kylehodgson.com/2012/11/24/johannesburg-day-one/

Marco Longari captures a JoburgPlaces touring moment for Getty Images: www.gettyimages.co.uk/detail/news-photo/gerald-garner-of-joburg-places-walks-through-the-news-photo/469705593

German website, Abenteuer Reisen explores Joburg:
www.abenteuer-reisen.de/reiseziel/suedafrika/reportage/jetzt_entdecken_trendiges_johannesburg

World News All Around discovers the City of Hope:
world.news-round.com/city-of-hope-no-go-was-yesterday-on-to-johannesburg/

Singapore Airlines recommend a JoburgPlaces tour:
www.singaporeair.com/en_UK/destination/flights-to-Johannesburg/itinerary/

 

TOUR REVIEWS BY JOBURGERS:
Joburg bloggers and journalists join Gerald in the streets of Joburg.

Johannesburg Guesthouses reviews a JoburgPlaces tour:
www.johannesburg-guesthouses.co.za/blog/tag/gerald-garner/

The Parkwood Boutique Hotel writes about JoburgPlaces:
theparkwood.co.za/inner-city-walking-tour-of-johannesburg/

Willem Steenkamp gets a fresh perspective on the Jozi inner-city:
www.flowsa.com/blog/entry/the-amazing-and-fascinating-rebirth-of-johannesburgs-inner-city

South Africa’s Hotel & Restaurant magazine tours with JoburgPlaces and City Sightseeing :
www.hotelandrestaurant.co.za/tourism/tsogo-sun-boosts-tourism-in-jozi/

Top Jozi guesthouse, Liz at Lancaster writes about the regenerated inner-city tour: lizatlancaster.co.za/blog/pick-of-the-week-exploring-jozi-with-joburg-places

Joburg Sister (Lisa van der Want) walks east to west through the city: joburgsister.wordpress.com/2013/04/23/johannesburg-my-city/

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