Review: Top of Africa in Johannesburg

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    Perched 50 stories above the ground on the Carlton Centre building — now the Transnet building, which is still the tallest building in Africa — is Top of Africa, an observation deck which overlooks downtown Johannesburg; and I had some time earlier this year while I was in South Africa, so I thought I would explore it. At approximately 732 feet in height, the Transnet building has been the tallest building in Africa since 1973; but it will not hold that title much longer, as there are other buildings on the continent which are either proposed or under construction that will usurp bragging rights for the tallest building in Africa. I parked the rental car in the subterranean garage of the building at a cost so... The post Review: Top of Africa in Johannesburg appeared first on The Gate.

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