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Johannesburg, colloquially known as Jo’burg or Jozi, is a rapidly evolving city and the heart of South Africa. After nealry 2 decades of decline, the city is now looking optimistically ahead. Its center is cleaning up and new lofts and offices are popping up quickly. The cultural areas of Newtown and Braamfontein, with their theatres, restaurants, cafes and museums, pulse with creative energy. The Inner City itself, once a ground-zero, is turning into a tourist gem. On the eastern part of the Inner City you'll find Maboneng, a hipster-friendly neighbouhood considered to be one of the most successful urban-renewal projects in the world.