Brown Sugar Backpackers

75 Observatory Avenue, Johannesburg, Gauteng, 2198, South Africa | Hostel
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Johannesburg, South Africa

A travel blog entry by sciencefun


Got up and went to breakfast around 7:30 with fewer expectations than yesterday. We had cereal, eggs, toast, oranges, alvacado then prepared for the shower. I paid dearly for being 30 minutes later than the day before. One minute of warm water was followed but freezing cold water. While Miles showered I got out clothes for tomorrow and tried to …

Johannesburg, South Africa

A travel blog entry by sciencefun


I didn't sleep that well, or maybe the sleep I was getting was so high quality that I didn't need as much. Breakdfast started at 7:00 so we were there when it opened. It was referred to as a scrumptious breakfast, and I would not go that far when describing it. There were eggs, cheese, toast, and cereal. There was also some nasty looking lunch …

Echo Caves & Blyde River Canyon

A travel blog entry by ashburdett

Lie in this morning. 5am wake up for a 6am departure. First stop was the Echo Caves, a 1.2km stretch of caves set in the mountains. Inside was stunning, apparently a tribe actually used to live inside there over a century ago. The tour guide had a cat, who was more than at home in the caves, running on ahead, catching bats and playing with them, …

Passing the time

A travel blog entry by richardwilks

Haven't updated this in a month so I'm filling the time in the airport to do so. Hope your happy mum!


A travel blog entry by richardwilks


After Katie and Joe I went down to joberg for 5 days. Howard and Moya were in Durban so while they were away I thought it would be good to check out joberg. I stayed in brown sugar for 2 nights before going to Moya's daughter flat. Brown sugar was good and met some Americans who I went out with on the Saturday night. Besides the annoying accent …

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This hostel, located on 75 Observatory Avenue, Johannesburg, is near Johannesburg Zoo, South African National Museum of Military History, Carlton Centre, and Museum Africa.
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