Kia-Ora Lodge

Address: 257 Jacob Mare Street, Pretoria, Gauteng, 0001, South Africa | Hostel
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This hostel, located on 257 Jacob Mare Street, Pretoria, is near National Zoological Gardens of South Africa, Smuts House Museum, Fort KlapperKop Military Museum, and Museum of Natural History.
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    Travel Blogs from Pretoria

    Day 40

    A travel blog entry by jamestug on Oct 26, 2014

    14 photos

    ... very bloody history different to Australians but interesting in it's own right. The monument itself was a grand'ish' structure with stain glass yellow windows, creating an eerie effect, with history immortalised forever in solid white marble carvings running around the perimeter. The history was very interesting, especially as I had no knowledge about South African history prior. Shev and Ridgey really enjoyed writing in the visitors book. From the top ...


    A travel blog entry by richardvanleeuw on Mar 11, 2013

    2 comments, 13 photos

    ... formerly a military barracks and now a museum. Jan Smuts was a military man and a politician with an impressive history. He served as prime minister of South Africa from 1919 to 1924 and from 1939 to 1948. His home was large but humble and filled with historical artifacts. At a local shopping mall there was an imaginative sculpture of a bull extricating himself from a mud hole. A great photo op. The next day Lionel ...

    Final reflections on Australia and the future

    A travel blog entry by michaeldc on Feb 23, 2013

    1 comment

    ... and challenge for me and an opportunity to work with a new group of people. It does allow me after a five month break to see if I am still motivated about work. I have every confidence I can do the job I have been asked to do and at the same time take the opportunity to see parts of another country I might not have otherwise have visited. The money that I earn from this work I will undoubtedly use to have some more nice ...

    Waiting at the boarding gates..

    A travel blog entry by maughin on Apr 18, 2012


    ... a bit creepy though!
    And they are all sniffing.. Those sniffs that sound like they are trying to suck snot out of their big toe.. Thats what I get to listen to for 24 hrs!

    Ok, let me sign off. Im going to read the YOU magazine I bought to show Alex what the local SA gossip is.. Hope she doesnt mind if I do the ...

    Good Friday was great!

    A travel blog entry by keithandialaska on Apr 06, 2012

    10 photos

    Awoke really early – 4 am and couldn't sleep so got up early to download photos and add details to the blog which I will try and upload today. Havent had a moment so I am working on a word document whilst my brain still has details in it. I trust you will all have a very blessed Easter today! I wont unfortunately get to church as I am catching up with Keiths brother Ronald and sisters Janet ...