Adventures in Layover Land: Johannesburg

The single busiest airport on the African continent is O.R. Tambo International Airport (code: JNB) near Johannesburg, South Africa. It’s a stopping point for many Southern and Eastern African safari itineraries, as well as many North American flights to Australia and Asia.

In other words, if you’re blazing a big ol’ vacation trail across the globe, you have a pretty good shot at a layover here. Which is good news, because there’s some fun stuff to do, both in and out of the airport.

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