1322 Backpackers International

Address: 1322 Arcadia Street, Pretoria, Gauteng, 0083, South Africa | Hostel
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This hostel, located on 1322 Arcadia Street, Pretoria, is near President Paul Kruger House, Sammy Marks House, Church Square, 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

    Travel Blogs from Pretoria

    Out of the hills into the plains

    A travel blog entry by josh-dan on Jul 03, 2010

    1 comment

    ... the motorway.
    we came to kroonstadt, a bizzare afrikans dominent small town in the middle of nothing with a camp grounds at its center. take a sahbby cambridge and plant the most seedy campground with miniput and and waterslide in the middle of it along with some industrial smoke stacks and more fast food than new york and that was it. it was amazing. we splurged on dinner (our first bite of the day) at the local spurs which was rammed with bulky men of all ...

    Day 129 - SA, Pretoria - Mall Fight

    A travel blog entry by oliveramber on Mar 17, 2009

    ... out as its the home of my good girlfriend Marilia. Managed to find our way through the city's one way street system. Started to walk up pedestrian mall when we heard shouts and saw people running. A fight had broken out amongst some lads. Starving so grabbed a pie... I swear all I seem to eat are steak pepper pies! ...

    Thunderbolt and lightning (v.v.frightening indeed)

    A travel blog entry by sally63howse on Oct 08, 2007

    3 comments, 5 photos

    ... bad weather as does the electricity supply (we've had 2 powercuts in 5 days) Also , I've been off Campfire for 2 days on a visit to Kruger and then driving the Panoramic route -a fabulous route with various stop off points with great views and places of interest. And do you know what? We had the BEST luck in Kruger -we saw a leopard walking as bold as you like across an open space!! We were practically speechless with disbelief! If you consider that leopards ...

    Life in a hostel

    A travel blog entry by gtrob on Jun 29, 2007

    9 photos

    ... and generally checking out the place. To go with the meat, we'll have the omnipresent (among blacks) South African dish pap, a maize-meal porridge. It's something like a cousin of mashed potatoes, but a more... grainy (?) taste. They also love eating animal insides, something I'm having a hard time getting into. Livers aren't my style. The texture is how I imagine raw meat would taste. And while I'm rambling on about ...