Why go? South Africa’s townships are brimming with entrepreneurs running top quality tourism businesses. Sowetohas a tourism board and actively promotes tours, accommodation and things to do in this famous place. Alexandra, another well-known township to the north of Johannesburg is also a fascinating place to discover on a tour.
Don't miss: Joe’s Butchery, the oldest butcher in the township, does a roaring trade with locals and visitors coming in to eat a braai (South African for barbeque).