1322 Backpackers International

1322 Arcadia Street, Pretoria, Gauteng, 0083, South Africa | Hostel
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Travel Blogs from Pretoria


A travel blog entry by tomrc86


My trip started out in chaos. I decided not to take my iPhone with me because of the risk of mugging in South Africa so I was suddenly plunged into the Stone Age world of a data-less phone, the trusty Nokia 3310. The international sim card I had bought turned out to be borderline useless and it was too late to do anything about it. I had thought …


A travel blog entry by birdistheword


We've spent the last couple of days in Pretoria. We visited the Union buildings the first day then yesterday we chilled by the pool, went shopping for Sasha's 21st present and had 2 AUD cocktails in Hatfield which is a uni area just up the road.

Pretoria feels quite different to Joburg even though it's only 80k's away. We've met some …

Visa Run

A travel blog entry by afrikaeskapade


I Pretoria var vi ude efter vores foerste visum. Vi havde hjemme fra Danmark medbragt billeder, som vi selvfoelgelig glemte og vi havde heller ikke haevet penge til det. Det resulterede i at vi samlet gik over 15 km paa 4 timer. Frem og tilbage med penge og billeder.

Malte blev ogsaa klippet, og frisoeren virkede skeptisk over vores videre tur til Zimbabwe, som var samme aften.

Days 214-219 - Highs and Lows in the City of Gold

A travel blog entry by robandjenny


Determined not to let the useless car and the evil thieves ruin our trip, we drove swiftly back into South Africa with the aim of selling our rust bucket bakkie and getting new batteries and charger for the now deaf-as-a-post Rob.

To do this, we arrived in Pretoria, capital of South Africa, and stayed in a lovely backpackers where we slept …

Capital City

A travel blog entry by trent


August 7 – Arrived early, at 4:30 am – Denver to Chicago to Abu Dhabi to South Africa: 25 hours of flying and 7 hours in airports! Nothing planned for today, just trying to recover and stay awake until bedtime to help in adjusting to the time difference. Literally just relaxed all day as I was really tired and even felt queasy for most …

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This hostel, located on 1322 Arcadia Street, Pretoria, is near President Paul Kruger House, Church Square, Sammy Marks House, and Melrose House.
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    TravelPod Member Reviews1322 Backpackers International Pretoria

    Reviewed by birdistheword


    Reviewed Dec 3, 2011
    by (3 reviews) Melbourne , Australia Flag of Australia

    Great place, very close to uni area and transport. Friendly staff

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    TripAdvisor Reviews 1322 Backpackers International Pretoria

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding