Holiday Inn Sandton - Rivonia Road
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It's crowded here. So many cars. People of every different colour exists. And the languages! South Africa has 10 official languages I am told.
After having had various stop overs at Johannesburg Airport in the past week and even an overnight stay at the airport, I finally went into Johannesburg as final destination of my trip. Well actually I stayed in Sandton, the new business area of Johannesburg.
On Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday I had several customer meetings in Sandton, Midrand …
... became disjointed and incomprehensive. With little knowledge of why this medium of instruction was enforced, for me as an outsider looking in, it feels like another form of oppression. Another thumb print from the apartheid government in an effort to control the nation, to dilute the deep seated culture, tradition and many languages that thrive here in South Africa. Perhaps they were threatened by what they didn't understand? I guess you can view it in your own way but ...
... We were taken back for a nice lunch and then taken on a safari vehicle back into Chobe Park, to see many of the same animals in a park setting. It was a pretty bumpy ride there and back. We were taken back to the same ferry crossing and were taken back into Zambia (from Botswana). Got home around 6 pm, had a shower and dinner and crashed into bed. A wonderful day indeed! Maybe it will be the highlight of the trip.
Saturday, 23rd 2010
... that it's okay and you're doing the right thing, then it's very easy to be cruel, to do things on paper you would normally do, to torture, kill, or be complacent in those events.
The idea of evolution is also a way disengaging yourself from animals. For some reason, it is understood that evolution is synonymous with being better. With getting smarter and developing progressively beyond other species. Scientifically this is absolutely false. Evolution simply ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsHoliday Inn Sandton - Rivonia Road
Excellent hotel, will definitely return!
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