Jacaranda Lodge

99 St Georges Road, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa | Hostel
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Travel Blogs from Johannesburg

Straight Outta Joburg

A travel blog entry by pauljkuhne

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... Joburg is the real South Africa, even with all of its manifold problems and that sterling reputation we all keep hearing about.

Fortunately, Joburg isn't all hip restaurants, choking traffic and electric fences--the next day I took a cycling tour of Soweto, Joburg's most prominent township where both Nelson Mandela and Desmond Tutu spent time. Soweto is potentially South Africa's largest township, with anywhere from two to four million ...

Zimbabwe By Road: N3 to Joburg

A travel blog entry by robspackman

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... pleasant places to be. We arrive at Bondi's parents house, its lovely garden, Moroccan style turret room and real British pub (I'm not kidding its bigger, better and nicer than most student halls bars) by his pool. His Dog rums to greet us, his dad opens a beer and mum shows us to a room.


The journey has taken 6hrs give or take, not the many weeks of horse wagon hardship it once would have. But we are here, finally stag one of ...

Johannesburg day two

A travel blog entry by rosietravels

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... for the good Nelson Mandela has brought to others. Emotionally drained, we were ready to meet up with Natasha, who drove us to our hotel by way of Sandton, the new economic center for this area. Natasha is not only a delightful companion, but she is also a wealth of knowledge. And, I so love listening to her accent. Back at The Residence, we enjoyed an afternoon snack and then retired to ...

Start of South African Journey

A travel blog entry by wherethefisnaz

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... for the type of riding we were planning on doing.

On the road!! What an AMAZING RIDE!!! Over 440 Kms! The roads were unbelievable!! I was very surprised with the local infrastructure, roads etc. All the roads were perfect!! Surprising number of cops setting up radar!! We survived the first day with one dumped bike, one bloody nose and one bee sting!!

Places visited: Dalstrom Rose cottage


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Meeting the King of the Jungle

A travel blog entry by seanspacifica

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... black South Africans so it will be interesting to see what happens over the next decade or so.

I had some things I have missed since we left so quickly bought Biltong, DryWors and Cream Soda. My uncle said I had the wants of a 5 year old which I justified by explaining that I was young when I left South Africa.

Anyway, then is was time to party with several good reasons including my Dad's 50th, my cousin Hayley's 21st and the Easter weekend. We ...

 

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