Protea Hotel Wanderers
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... piri mild sauce, It is still bloody spicy. We are now in Middelburg and booked a lovely guesthouse called Del Roza guesthouse, Absolutely adorable. We sat outside in our handcarved wooden chairs. The fish were jumping and the cotton was high. Tonight we were recommended a Portugese restaurant but It was closed. Tomorrow we move On to Hazyview where we will stay a couple of ...
... evening, we went out and experienced Joburg nightlife (which was kind of crazy), but was a lot of fun. Unfortunately, when we left, no one in the cab I came back in had the code for the gate in front of the hostel. So, we were stuck outside until another group came back. So, by the time I actually got to bed, it was pretty late, but we just had the drive back to Gabs today, so I got to sleep most of the way.
Overall, I loved Joburg! It was such a cute city and a lot of ...
... to the main road and towards the jumeirah. It's so not like being in morocco, Indian men are polite and a man doing the bins actually said hello ma'am to me and I was like hi! But they don't do it in a weird way or stare at u inappropriately, it's nice! Walked down the main road and finally found a cash point, an Arab or Indian, not sure was in the ATM place and said he saw me walking from ages away. Then as I started walking back he stopped in his white ...
28/7/11 Landed at 7am and collected by hotel shuttle which was very efficient. Weather was very cold so we had to drag out our fleeces! The security in the area was surreal with electric fencing signs everywhere saying armed response! Had a little nap then looked around the grounds of the hotel. ...
... falling apart monkey which is apparently used to cast spells, Harry Potter style for real!!! Next was a clothes shop which still had the old signs above the door for the whites and non whites entrance, seeing it out in the street for real really made what we had seen in the museum come to life as I still find it all a bit unbelievable. The city itself looked really busy with people although I did not see one white face. High rise new buildings intermingled with the old ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service