Highgate Guest House

Address: Cnr East And Side Road, 2057, Johannesburg, Gauteng, 2004, South Africa | Hotel
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This hotel, located on Cnr East And Side Road, 2057, Johannesburg, is near Montecasino and Bill Harrop's Original Balloon Safaris.
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Travel Blogs from Johannesburg

Get set,... GOOO!

A travel blog entry by kleinsinza on Jun 29, 2015

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... their life in their habitat doing all of the normal things they love to do. And usually it seems like hunters want the quickest, fastest death possible which is honorable. I personally would not be able to hunt myself because I’d rather avoid seeing the sad death of any animal, but we are all different and thats what makes the WORLD GO ROUND!
Jay’s specialty hunt is elephants- which I do have a more negative feeling about because ...

Dennis and the JAFAs

A travel blog entry by semhay on Mar 31, 2015

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... made sure their windows were closed and they couldn't hear us. I think our only wants at this point were a) another beer and b) a game warden who wouldn't stop the truck every time a kudu was sighted.

The early start today was completely, absolutely worth it. We managed to see 4 of the big 5 on a single game drive - all bar another leopard - including a megapride of 16 lions. Just take a minute to let that sink in. Sixteen. Lions. WHAT. (The icing on the ...

Africa blog 2

A travel blog entry by faralley on Dec 06, 2014

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... First thing I do when I touch base in Africa is activate my South African TomTom app. A must have when you travel around.
It's a small investment and the pay off is great. Not only for navigation but also giving info about points of interest.

This morning (dec 5) I passed my written South African Air Law test at Grand Central airport. Don't like tests, but, every test you learn from. It was good to refresh my (old) memory.
In between business I went to ...


A travel blog entry by matttoafrica on Jun 06, 2014

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( If you read nothing else, read the last two paragraphs!)

I want to try something new with this post. I want to tell you a story as you traverse through plains and mountains, to the quiet city of Manzini.

As your eyes begin to open, you realize that after three short and very memorable days in Joburg, you must leave new friends who feel like old, and some old friends whose shared company is too precious to be considered new. ...

Bull Jumping, Whipping, Wiggly Canoes, Addis Rain

A travel blog entry by rupertcdean on Mar 17, 2014

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... 8221;

“When the boy succeeds in the jumping, he is considered a man and will be married to an arranged bride seven days after the ritual. This marriage has already been arranged by the two families but will be kept secret from the jumper until the morning of the marriage. The jumper will have to break contact with all girlfriends on the morning of the jumping.”

We we able to sit very close to the group of men in the bushes. They ...

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