Travel Blogs from Kempton Park
So after finally being picked up by my hostel transfer (good old Safa time, always late!) we took the 10 min drive to the hostel ( hang on that the name or where I was suppose to be staying!) turns out it was, there was not enough space at the hostel do I was upgraded to the Safari Club Lodge (they own both!) so had a bit of luxury for the evening …
The plane from Victoria Falls to Nairobi was delayed for a couple of hours, as well as the plane which had been delayed from the previous day due to needing a new part to be sent for the plane. The departure lounge was packed full of people everywhere. Some free sandwiches were provided but you had to be lucky to get any – we missed out. Our …
Gegen 22.00 Uhr landete unsere Boing 777 von KLM kommend aus Amsterdam pünktlich auf dem internatinalen Flughafen Johannesburg O.R. Tambo im Stadtteil Kempton Park.
Die Einreise nach Südafrika war problemlos, wir holten dann unser Gepäck vom Band, tauschten einige südafrikanische Rand (SAR) und dann ging es mit dem Hoteltransfer in den Safari …
Johanneburg seemed the same. We did not go into the city, as we had no need. We booked online to stay at the safari club web site. Emile Muller, the owner was very accomodating and able to help us with arrangements for a rent a car, and transport back and forth. We stayed for 2 nights to rest after 2 long nights of travel, and headed out for the Natal coast. We made it as far as Harrismith.
... were on a different planet. Rice fields, mango trees, pineapples all grown here amongst the natural rainforest habitat that also crosses the equator. The roads too were filled with activity from overloaded lorries to little Chinese made Skygo bikes that present an affordable opportunity for the locals to get about instead of on foot. At a cost of around US$800, they just keeping going, and when they stop, they are an easy fix. They don't go too fast and it is fascinating to ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
sehr freundlich - very friendly
saubere Zimmer - clean rooms
guter Transfer - good transfer
knuffliger Frühstücksraum - nice breakfast room
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