Faircity Mapungubwe Hotel Apartments
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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... Hector Pieterson, was gunned down by police. Nelson Mandela opened a museum when he was president. It features a press photograph of Hector being carried by a fellow student and his sister running bedside him. The photo went viral globally and became the symbol of the struggle, gaining the attention of the world's media. It reminds me of that photo of the young girl in Vietnam, burnt and running down the street. Hector's sister now works in the museum, a gesture by Nelson ...
... and some quality time by the pool before heading home via a game reserve for lunch. It's now Sunday night and I'm still recovering, but I'm also rapidly losing count of the 'holy ****, this is amazing' moments I'm having over here. Massive thanks to Patty and his mates for having us, you guys are absolute champions.
Unfortunately, there were also some sad times - we had two farewell dinners this week, one for Dinesh and one for Yousef. These two wonderful guys have been such ...
... and I take the boys out to the courtyard for a little football. Now this is what I am talking about! Reg and I split up to form two teams, and soon we have a sweat worked up in the afternoon heat. Can those kids ever play! Some could deke you right out of your shoes! And you could tell they appreciated the quality of the new shiny balls...but not just everyday balls....the balls THEY said were the best balls to play with, if they ever had the chance. Janice does her ...
... all a minimum of five feet tall crammed
into the Mini. After about 20 minutes they all managed to squeeze in and with the
Guinness Book team there made it official at 25, so they beat the old record by
2! Very fun, crazy adventure!
After watching Richard and his team conquer the old world record we reconvened for
our second round of pitches for the day, “Screw it, Let’s do it”, three
entrepreneurs would have 10 minutes to pitch ...
... look around anyway before heading 'home' as it was getting dark. The walk home was made slightly more exciting by the drug dealer who approached us. So Graham and I weighed up our options and thought..why not?! We bought 2 little bags of brown powder and....Sorry Mum...I'm JOKING! The truth is we politely declined and he politely accepted our rejection. What a nice man! We got back to the hostel about 4 hours after leaving, completely shattered and just ...