InterContinental Johannesburg Sandton Towers
Travel Blogs from Sandton
The days and nights are flying by and we're already a week into our African adventures. I've been describing much of the days, but haven't spoken at all about the "in betweens". All of the "in betweens" have been filled with YPO connection events and opportunities. There were 15 YPO families with us up in Zambia, there are …
... to find out how many countries in the world are actually increasing their armed forces? How many OECD countries are increasing their armed forces? Granted, it was before the Sequestra (so it changes now possibly) - nevertheless, what does it say about the US. (Still have to do that research, if somebody has data on that pls let me know!).
2. I spoke with a Senior Financial Journalist of a South African Newspaper. What he reads, that he is travelling to ...
... geniuses. We also spent a couple of nights at Graaf-Reinet. Graaf is the third oldest town in Africa and full of remarkable buildings and amazingly situated surrounded by mountains on each side. It makes it a great place for trekking and outdoor activity. Sue and I went on an all day walk sighting buffalo, bok and even zebra. The run in with the zebras was brilliant. We literally turned a bend and there they were lying on the track. We ...
... peeks through the cloud cover. Continuing on with the waterfall theme, we stopped off to take a look at Lisbon Falls & Berlin Falls – one with a double waterfall & great viewpoints and the other with a huge pool below, beautiful surroundings, & water trickling over a series of rocks. We’ve seen literally dozens of waterfalls on this trip and you can sometimes get jaded with the “oh great…another waterfall” attitude, but if you stop to ...
... and looking round for a sign which says that we get talking to a local who says that’s ********* – talk about back to reality in another country!! We make it up to the nearest station to the apartment we are staying with no further hiccups and catch a cab who doesn’t know where we are going; me sat in the front with the driver and together we make it!! Greeted by a happy smiley Luke who is 1 now with his nanny we get settled into our ...
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