Africa'S Zoo Lodge Backpackers

Address: 233a Jan Smuts Avenue, Johannesburg, Gauteng, 2193, South Africa | Hostel
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This hostel, located on 233a Jan Smuts Avenue, Johannesburg, is near Johannesburg Zoo, South African National Museum of Military History, Museum Africa, and Everard Read Gallery.
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    Auckland to Johannesburg

    A travel blog entry by raewynharris on Jul 20, 2015

    1 comment

    ... an ex South African who has lived in Melbourne for the last fifteen years and he told me some horror stories about muggings and thefts and the need to be armed when you go driving. His brother was carjacked one night and he was forced at gunpoint to take these black thugs around the neighbourhood and his car was the getaway car. They let him go but he was threatened that if he talked, they knew where he lived. His sister was dragged from her car and ...

    All Quiet On the Western Front

    A travel blog entry by mkolya21 on May 16, 2015

    15 photos

    ... not wanting to have helped me fundraise for this project because of something I put on twitter.
    Oh well, All things being equal, I can deal with everything and make it, complete my mission here and see some incredible things.

    All is quiet, even when things are shouting.
    I love this place in Melville, its so quiet. You can hear birds and cats and dogs. The wind blowing through the trees; peaceful, just peaceful.


    Grade Ten Camp

    A travel blog entry by jamestug on Nov 28, 2014

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    With one final day of hiking remaining, we took to it full of eager. ...

    Sabbath in Johannesburg

    A travel blog entry by joelmeeker on Aug 09, 2014

    1 comment, 3 photos

    ... ask that the lights be turned off at the front of the hall! I chose this presentation because it is self-contained, and also abundantly illustrated with many photos of the cities in question in Turkey as well as archaeological finds. The presentation was well-received, and I didn’t see anyone dozing. I was especially happy to hear several appreciative comments from young adults, several of whom ...

    My Second Day in Joburg with Douglas

    A travel blog entry by sharonrobinson on Oct 05, 2013

    47 photos

    ... for 27 years. I learned a lot about Nelson Mandela. One of the first things that we were told was that Nelson’s given name was actually Rolihlahla, but that on his first day of school, his teacher gave him the name Nelson because she could not pronounce Rolihlahla... which happens to mean ”trouble maker”!

    I found out that Nelson’s first wife was a midwife and a Jehovah’s Witness. From what I gathered, Nelson was ...