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Lazy day catching the 2 hour midday flight to J'Burg. It reminded us a lot of Denver - on a plateau at 5000 feet. It is Winter so it is flat & brown & dry with no leaves on the trees. It is a city of about 10 million & known as a city with the highest murder rate in the world!! South Africa also has he tragic statistic of girls having a …
... a very similar price making them a little less desirable.. But I did buy one pair of shoes :p It was around 6 when we decided to have dinner in Nelson Mandela square, which is lined with restaurants... We watched throughout the next hour and a bit as the square continued to fill with flowers, tributes and people.. Now we'd been warned about walking after dark but the city was full so we walked the 400m back to the hotel and we survived :) It was a long long day but another eventful one ...
... was finished for the day early I went and sat with the baby lion and hyena and finally managed to find someone to take a picture with me in it as well. Wearing my shorts with lots of tassels on was probably a bad idea since the little hyena was slightly obsessed with them, my camera, my bottle and anything else I had.
Was really cute think the hyenas have had some bad press over the years and in the Lion King but look at him and tell me he’s ...
... It may not have the most appealing of city centres, but the history you can learn makes for a fascinating time. (We might have had a slightly different impression of the place if we'd ventured into the backstreets at night looking for a decent bar!).
[Liz] - Our overland adventure was to take us out of South Africa, through Botswana and finally into Zambia. It began with a pre-tour briefing the night before we set off, where we got to meet Barry and Bob, ...
... picked up from a street vendor. He had a wad of these bills. This is real and shows what a serious mess the Zimbabwe economy is in. The price for both of these notes was $5 US dollars.
October 24th 2010
Left the hotel at 10 am on Sunday morning and headed off to the airport to return to Joburg. Uneventful day and we are getting set here for a nice dinner. Will leave at 8 am tomorrow, Monday, to head off to Kruger Park, about a 5 hour drive away to see more ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
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