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Review of Nelson Mandela Square

Nelson Mandela Square
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6-Hour Johannesburg Guided Tour from Pretoria
Ranked #2 of 19 things to do in Sandton
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“great place”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 3, 2014

OMG, what a big place and nice... one have to wait before one you Can take picture with mandiba's statue... what a hero of all life time.. freedom fighter... i visited the place because of my music titled freedom which i dedicated to Nelson Mandela.. still have it in my to do list and i must do it.. shooting the musical video show casing the hero statue and his house... lyrics from #freedombycan... like mandiba fight for the freedom, africa... i am Joassycan iand i use Onemind what about you...

Visited May 2014
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“Great Central Focus Point”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 29, 2014

Visited and took in the history and the high quality shopping , retail and food outlets. Yes historical but also a wonderful meeting point.

Visited April 2014
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“solid shopping”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 28, 2014

good variety of restaurants and shopping. The Greek restaurant was quite serviceable. Valet service available as well as easy to get taxis.

Visited June 2013
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Gurgaon, Haryana, India
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“Best place in Johannesburg”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 26, 2014

It is the most happening place in Joburg with localites, tourists flocking the place. Lot of good places to eat and lots of options. There is a lot of hustle bustle and at night it looks like people are celebrating some festival.

Visited April 2014
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“Surrounded by some good quality restaurants”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 25, 2014

The Square is the size of half a football pitch, consisting of an open fountain in the middle, with a 30' Nelson Mandela Statue to one end and a huge Banner at the other with his quote "Everything can be impossible until you do it" (or words to that effect).
Located close to several quality hotels and bordered by restaurants serving a variety of foods, from Hard Rock American dining to fine steaks at the Butcher Shop and sea food at Montego Bay.
From the Square you can access The Sandton Shopping Mall, which is huge, but a little expensive and I would suggest geared towards the tourists. Here you will find all the Designer Brands.
There is also access to a Local Market.

Visited April 2014
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