Fountain Head Guest House

Address: 52 Urania Street, Johannesburg, Gauteng, 2198, South Africa | Hotel
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This hotel, located on 52 Urania Street, Johannesburg, is near Johannesburg Zoo, South African National Museum of Military History, Carlton Centre, and Museum Africa.
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Travel Blogs from Johannesburg

Packing & Stacking

A travel blog entry by deeliteful on Sep 17, 2014


... sitting in the isle opposite me and especially for the moment that I realize I miss home already...... My Cadbury's Bubbly!!!!!! Sigh, just a couple more squares and then I'm off to .... you guessed it, more stacking and packing! Watch this space for more ramblings from a mad (gypsy) woman!

Luv ya all long time ...

Johannesburg and Drakensburg Mountains

A travel blog entry by alexdaugherty on Feb 07, 2014

1 comment, 3 photos

... institution. I also briefly saw Lydia Rubinstein, the other Batesie studying in South Africa this semester!

We then ventured an hour north to Pretoria, one of South Africa's three national capitals (although Pretoria is the seat of the President and regarded as the de facto capital). We visited the Union Buildings, South Africa's version of the US Capitol. The buildings it on top of an imposing hill (there are many of them in Pretoria) and the brand new ...

Long Drive Home

A travel blog entry by jcastellan on Nov 25, 2013

... left, he sadly waved us on.

The rest of the journey was uneventful. We drove the back roads to avoid the capital – Maputo. We crossed at the Ressano Gracia border. Here there were so many people just hanging around, all wanting to help us. As if we were going to hand our passport or currency to a dodgy dressed guy in the car park! The crossing went very smoothly. From Komatipoort (the South African side) ...

Africa at last...

A travel blog entry by angelamarie on Aug 23, 2013

... we showered up and then walked to the hotel across the street to eat in their restaurant. The food was pretty decent, but very inexpensive. The currency exchange is just about 10 rand to one dollar. My meal was 100 rand (10 dollars) for a huge gourmet burger and fries. The waiter didn't split the bill between the four of us, and this was my first experience ...

The Prep...

A travel blog entry by adisyl on Sep 07, 2012

... would be quieter, though apparently this is no longer the case. Ultimately, we chose Machame because it ticked so many boxes, offered good acclimitisation, and seemed like a good bet for first time climbers.

4. how long

Bizzarely operators seem to favour 6D5N - from the very beginning I requested the 7D6N option - seemed a no brainer, extra acclimisation cant hurt, and after going to all the effort to get there, why not spend ...

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