MyJohannesburgInfo travel guide re-launches

Published: Tue May 04 2010

MyJohannesburgInfo, part of the award-winning MyDestinationInfo network of travel websites, has recently re-launched following upgrades to include a one-stop travel guide for both local residents and those visiting Johannesburg from abroad. As one of the country's most advanced and comprehensive regional travel websites, MyJohannesburgInfo has successfully positioned itself as, "your comprehensive guide to everything Johannesburg".

Coupled with a fresh redesign of the entire network of MyDestinationInfo websites, MyJohannesburgInfo is now able to offer its visitors a wide range of new features, including an advanced trip planner, a range of customisable and interactive Johannesburg maps, detailed, accurate weather reports, as well as comprehensive flight, car hire and hotel search aggregators. has always offered visitors a detailed database of the region's top businesses and tourist attractions, including the best Johannesburg restaurants, various accommodation options, activities, safaris, golf, venues, entertainment and shopping. Each company listing contains professional photographs and detailed, objective reviews based on first-hand visits, so as to equip visitors with the information needed to make informed travel decisions.

The re-launched website has now also been expanded to offer visitors a one-stop travel information resource. To achieve this it has partnered up with a team of experienced local journalists who are all familiar with the region. Over the last month, these journalists have compiled detailed information on all regions covered by the website, including the provinces of Gauteng, Mpumalanga, Limpopo, the North West, and the Freestate.

This new information also offers in-depth assistance for tourists looking for details on air travel, rail transit, and details on travelling through the city by road. At the same time, they have compiled a selection of top routes and meanders for visitors to consider when in the region.

As part of its ongoing development, this information is updated on a regular basis, in order to maintain relevance and accuracy in this fast-paced, vibrant city. The team is constantly adding new, exciting businesses to the website in order to provide a diverse range of attractions and activities which appeal to most tastes. Furthermore, as various aspects of the city are upgraded, the team will be there to offer their experience and advice on this World Class African City.

About was founded in 2006 by two young entrepreneurs Neil Waller and James Street. The key to the success of the network is the high level of support a committed team provides and the fantastic group of local franchisees who run their sites to the highest standards.

The two young entrepreneurs have reached the finals of a number of major competitions such as Online Business of the Year in the StartUps Awards 2009, Young Entrepreneur of the Year in the GBA Awards 2009, winners of the UKFAST 'Travel' Digital Entrepreneur of the Year Awards 2009 and the 2010 UK Trade & Investment London Exporters Award.

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