Hillbrow-Tower, Johannesburg The Hillbrow Tower is a tall tower located in the suburb of Hillbrow in Johannesburg, South Africa. At 269 m (883 ft), it was the tallest structure and tower in Africa for 40 years, it was also the tallest structure in the Southern Hemisphere until 1978. Home now to TELCOM a Communications Company.

Hillbrow-Tower, Johannesburg The Hillbrow Tower is a tall tower located in the suburb of Hillbrow in Johannesburg, South Africa. At 269 m ft), it was the tallest structure and tower in Africa for 40 years, it was also the tallest structure in the Sou

South Africa's first skyscraper, The Carlton Centre in Johannesburg at 50 stories high. The Carlton Hotel is alongside it. Very hip place to hang out in its day!

South Africa's first skyscraper, The Carlton Centre in Johannesburg at 50 stories high. The Carlton Hotel is alongside. Very hip place to hang out in its day!

The Top Star Drive-In (built on top of a mine dump overlooking the city of Johannesburg)

Goodwood drive-in. Spent many Friday nights with mum & dad at the movies

Hillbrow in years gone by. I seem to remember a pancake bar downstairs.

Hillbrow in years gone by. I seem to remember a pancake bar downstairs.

Johannesburg skyline circa 1960

Eliot Elisofon, Aerial View of Downtown Johannesburg, South Africa, 1959 Pushpa Padayichie

Mamma's in Rocky Street - Best pizza in the world

Mamma's in Rocky Street - Best pizza in the world

The Thunderdome nightclub (where the old Cinerama used to be)

The Thunderdome nightclub (where the old Cinerama used to be)

Pretoria Street, Hillbrow. Fish Hook Restuarant, Ali Baba Restaurant, Lichee Inn Restaurant, Hillbrow Record Exchange, Exclusive Books

Pretoria Street, Hillbrow. Fish Hook Restuarant, Ali Baba Restaurant, Lichee Inn Restaurant, Hillbrow Record Exchange, Exclusive Books

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