26 Feb '12, 4pm

{New Blog Post} Collectors Treasury: This one of the most interesting places we've ever visited in Johannesburg....

{New Blog Post} Collectors Treasury: This one of the most interesting places we've ever visited in Johannesburg....

People who told us or who still say that Johannesburg is a boring city must have not stepped out of their houses very much while they lived here. Every day we find something that amazes us how vibrant and interesting this city is. To quote a new friend we made over this weekend – I love it here. I fall in love with the city more and more each day. This week, we found our way to Collectors Treasury. I had read that it is the largest bookstore in the Southern Hemisphere and has like 2 million books. Someone also told me that they stocked books as old as a hundred years old. Collectors Treasury is located in a not so posh area of the city. It’s close to Arts on Main and Market on Main , two of my favourite places in Johannesburg. Enter the building and we were greeted by a long narrow staircase that have books stacked at the sides along each step. We knew instantly we were at...

Full article: http://www.storyofbing.com/2012/02/collectors-treasury/

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