Accoustix Backpackers Hostel

Address: 477 Jan Smuts Avenue, Johannesburg, Gauteng, 2194, South Africa | Hostel
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This hostel, located on 477 Jan Smuts Avenue, Johannesburg, is near Montecasino, Johannesburg Zoo, South African National Museum of Military History, and Bill Harrop's Original Balloon Safaris.
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    From Joburg with love

    A travel blog entry by clairemk14 on Feb 18, 2015

    2 comments, 14 photos

    ... wasn't spectacular, but it's cool to say I've been to the top of the tallest building in Africa. One of the coolest things we could see was Ellis Park, where the 1995 Rugby World Cup was held (subject of the movie Invictus).

    After lunch was the real adventure. We decided to take a kombi to the apartheid musuem as a way to save money (200 rand vs 10). We asked like 3 people what kombi to take and got it all figured out. Everyone was super friendly ...

    Morning in Zambia....Night in South Africa

    A travel blog entry by sellers2013-14 on Nov 01, 2014

    ... a developing country, with all of the appurtenant issues that involves. The huge line of large trucks awaiting clearance to cross the border, the concertina wire that covers every fence, the rudimentary border crossing stations with graphic photos of the symptoms of ebola posted everywhere all remind us to be thoughtful and vigilant as we take our morning walk.


    A travel blog entry by tori58 on May 27, 2013

    ... style house full of quaint nix naks and family artifacts. Marius is a delight and upgrades us to room1. we take lunch of lasagna with the other guests who are "the hotel inspectors" in the dining room sleep all afternoon and help ourselves in the honesty bar for afternoon drinks in the garden. love this place!! dinner is soup, red wine and an early night ...

    Bye from South Africa

    A travel blog entry by kynanandaimee on Aug 11, 2012


    ... that-wouldn't-happen-in-Oz moment when an african lady stood on some stairs in Mandela Square and started belting out a hymn, crashing along with her fist on her Bible as percussion, and when she'd finished that, shouted a 10-minute 'Jesus loves you' sermon at the top of her very loud voice!  I guess we should all admire her boldness! All in all, a fantastic trip (definitely more of a "trip" than ...

    Down the Hippo Highway

    A travel blog entry by ianandsuejones on Aug 17, 2011


    ... as both parents were alcoholics and working as a farm laborer was the only way that she could pay for a bed for the 3 of them to sleep. Ella came from an abusive family, something that seems to go with the territory within townships. She now makes her house home to 8 children all removed from abusive families where their safety could no longer be gauranteed. She feeds, educates and clothes them. Her house is two bedroom, one of which she ...