Meintjieskop Guest Lodge

145 Eastwood Street, 0083, Pretoria, Gauteng, 2004, South Africa | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Pretoria

One year and counting - life beyond work

A travel blog entry by michaeldc

On Sunday the 30th September 2012 I was sat at home thinking that Monday the 1st of October was going to be my last working day and that I could then take early retirement, pick up my separation payment and travel the globe. I had already trips planned to Peru, Ecuador, The Galápagos Islands, South Africa and Australia. All things being equal this was going to take me round to the middle of March 2013 by which time I would have already made some more travel ...

The Sights and Sounds of Pretoria!

A travel blog entry by joshua_nash

10

... as the Palace of Justice, the Old Capitol Theatre, the Ou Raadsaal (Old Council Chambers) and the General Post Office.

Heading west from Church Square, I walked to the Paul Kruger Museum which today is situated in the historical residence of Paul Kruger himself. The old white-wash colonial building seems fairly quaint from the outside, but is contrasted to the opulent decor inside. The house has been recreated to resemble the house in the era of Paul ...

God Works in Mysterious Ways

A travel blog entry by chanellewilson

5

... hit me. Where before, we used to call it a “non-operational library”, we had to change the wording to “semi-operational library” which was a much better description for what it is now. And that small revision had such a huge impact on how I thought of the library. Because I have been such a huge part of the changes in the library, and am always embarking on a new focus, I guess I haven’t really taken the time to appreciate what ...

Why I think the world is round, and other musings.

A travel blog entry by mortis

9

... a political prisoner, in complete isolation. So much so that no one was allowed to talk to him. And I mean no one. Not even the guards. After several years of this predicament the poor man's vocal chords suffered irreperable damage, and he could barely speak for the rest of his life.
The tour was split into two halves, one on a bus that drove us around the island, the second being taken on a tour of the main prison with a former political prisoner. Our guy spent seven ...

Sterkfontein Cave and Marupeng: Is Evolution Fun?

A travel blog entry by mchao

4

... The entrance is a boat ride through an exhibit about the four elements. And then a random tunnel of spinning lights called the vortexer that plays with your perception and makes you stagger like booze filled soccer fan.

The actual exhibits are very colorful and random--looking at fossils, matching jaws to various skulls. The kids were enjoying it a bit, though not the kiddie cave, a stucco reproduction of a cave at the back of the building. Very mediocre ...

Location

This hotel, located on 145 Eastwood Street, 0083, Pretoria, is near Church Square, President Paul Kruger House, Sammy Marks House, and Melrose House.
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