Sleek Backpackers and Hostel Lodge

Address: 477 Jan Smuts Avenue, Randburg, Gauteng, South Africa | Hostel
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This hostel, located on 477 Jan Smuts Avenue, Randburg, is near Montecasino, Johannesburg Zoo, South African National Museum of Military History, and Bill Harrop's Original Balloon Safaris.
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Travel Blogs from Randburg

The Canberra of Joburg

A travel blog entry by jamestug on Nov 08, 2014

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... croissants, then savoury beef rolls and you get the idea. We then settled down for breakfast and it was now that the full regret of my prior breakfast kicked in although the hot chocolate was still divine. The food that seemed to pour out to the tables, all whizzing past my eyesight, seemed to taunt my full belly. The amount of cakes and tarts and brownies and all sorts of other goodies was amazing and I went back for a milk tart (it was more important than more breakfast), ...

Tangala Game Park

A travel blog entry by lizmac on Oct 31, 2013


30th October 2013 Tangala Camp, Thorny Bush Game Reserve. Monday morning our driver Darryl turned up, we loaded up the van. Craig & Brian went to the mall to see the bank about their dramas of the night before & then we collected Kay, Paul, Rod & Judy from the airport. Long drive to Thorny Bush. Had to change our route because of running late. Beautiful once we climbed down off the high veld. Skirted the Dragensburg mountains, ...

South Aftica

A travel blog entry by plagerson on Jan 28, 2013

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... of the multi-storey car park as there was no more room in the piazza area.

My parents then stayed on for another 3 weeks. In that time we spent lots of time with the whole family with particular attention for my 2 nephews and niece. We also went away with my parents for a few days to a town called Clarens –a 3 hour drive south of Joburg. Clarens is in the mountains on the edge ...

A little amusement

A travel blog entry by saherewecome on Jul 08, 2012


... short tour where you see how the rock was extracted to process it for gold. It takes 8 tons of rock to produce one ounce of gold. In the early mining days before jackhammers were used, it would take a miner 8 hours to dig one meter using a hammer and chisel. Now, a jackhammer can dig one meter in 5 ...

Flying Around to Family and Friends

A travel blog entry by jmabro on Mar 16, 2012

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This really was a flying visit of just a few days and it's amazing how much visiting can be done in such a short period of time - from lunch to dinner, tea to beer and everything between and beyond :-) I even managed a fascinating visit to a couple of galleries with my artist aunt where I got to see a painting and later an outdoor wall mural by Cecil Scotness, an artist new to me but who I would ...