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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    Travel Blogs from Johannesburg

    Out of Africa...part II

    A travel blog entry by mkolya21 on Jun 03, 2015

    ... TAX ID number on the invoice, so I call the shop and the girl had no idea what it was...I should mention that this is a legal requirement in SA that you must put your business' VAT registration number on all tax invoice receipts. Sooo the mysterious absence was a little....curious. I kept calling while I was waiting for Virgin to open their support desk. She was waiting for her manager to answer her phone calls. So the Virgin desk opens and I talk to ...

    "See you now now. Bye."

    A travel blog entry by semhay on Mar 08, 2015

    ... pressing against the driver's window until the lights change. They disappear at nightfall, when the atmosphere seems to change; gates are locked, the guards are out, and if you're driving you don't bloody stop under any circumstances. Speaking of driving, it's an interesting exercise - anything and everything valuable goes in the boot, windows are left down half an inch (makes them harder to smash), lock the car doors before you drive out the gate. If you think a car ...

    South Africa to Ethiopia & Kara Tribe Dance

    A travel blog entry by sellers2013-14 on Nov 07, 2014

    93 photos

    ... br style="font-family: Helvetica; font-size: 12px; line-height: normal;">A few hours sleep is better than none, and we meet our same driver from last night for the trip to the airport. He pulls up to the parking lot in front of the international terminal, puts our luggage on a trolley and says "goodbye" to us. Thankfully, we don't let him leave, but not seeing anyone here to meet us, we ask him to call the after hours number for his office to find out where ...

    Busy Bee Primary School and then fossils and caves

    A travel blog entry by amydeb on Jun 17, 2014

    1 comment, 16 photos

    ... are expected to be so grateful that we are giving them what they should rightfully have in the first place, and the racial subtext that the donors are all white and the recipients all black (http://feministfilm.tumblr.com/post/66 08112156/a-brief-list-and-analysis-of-w hite-savior-films and http://thesocietypages.org/socimages/20 14/06/18/instragrammingafrica-the-narci ssism-of-global-voluntourism/). Much ...

    Random Thoughts on Ultimate Africa 2013, Circuit 3

    A travel blog entry by mfnjr on Aug 27, 2013

    11 comments, 13 photos

    ... major souvenir before I ever left home, a so-called "bridge" camera, Lumix DMC-FZ200, again by Panasonic, with multiple functions and a zoom range equivalent to 25 to 600 mm, providing magnification to 24x. It won't fit in a pocket, but it's relatively small, and I anticipated, correctly as it turned out, that I would be spending a lot of time sitting in a 4WD with this thing around my neck, and there wouldn't be much reason to put it out of sight. I practiced ...