Crowne Plaza Johannesburg - The Rosebank
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We arrived in Johannesburg from Sydney, late in the day, after a 14 hour QANTAS flight.
It is the largest city in South Africa and the provincial capital of Gauging.
Johannesburg was established in 1886, following the discovery of gold on a farm and it is now the world's largest city not situated on a river, lake or coastline.
... a ¼ or ½ loaf of soft-crusted bread, hollow out a good portion of the inside and fill it with either a mutton or a chicken curry. Then you eat it by tearing off pieces of the bread and the wonderful curry inside. It is not great first date food as you are going to make a mess of yourself, but it is so very tasty. It really isn’t too terribly different from a bread bowl filled with soup, but why not fill that bread bowl with any myriad of different things. I imagine there is a ...
... ticket, etc. shopping. You'll enjoy turning your brain off for a little while and having all of your accommodation, transportation and food taken care of which leaves you the simple task of sitting back and enjoying the sights and sounds.
I will miss Africa, the good and the bad. Some countries of the world you love because of the food, others because of the people, and even others because of the sights and sounds. Africa can leave you with fond memories of ...
... with overpriced shampoo. If studying economics has taught me anything it's that if I was able to go into the black poverty-stricken neighborhoods I would probably be shocked at how expensive everything is there, too. You just can't win. Taking a cab everywhere adds up as well since there is no reliable public transport system.
So I've been thinking. I've been comparing what I learned in London versus what I've learned so far here. In London I ...
... the front to discover the fridge wide open with a monkey nicking plums and another just ripping the lid of the Custard Dessert we bought and about to take a massive handful. Needless to say the sight of something 10 times bigger than they and just as hairy running shouting profanities made them high tail it. Luckily and thankfully the Custard Dessert was saved and promptly eaten in front of them! All to the hysterical laughter of Erica Brewer in the background!