InterContinental Johannesburg Sandton Towers

Corner Maude & Fifth Streets, Sandton, Gauteng, 2146, South Africa | 5 star hotel
Prices starting from $253.00

Travel Blogs from Sandton

Amazing South Africa.

A travel blog entry by adekay


... mostly had small digital cameras so distant shots were impossible. I asked the Chinese man if he could email me some of the photos. He agreed to do this and I was very grateful.

On arrival back to camp I wandered off to see the orphaned cubs and the baby giraffe. The giraffe was harmless but one of the cubs did have a snap at me. They might look cute but are ...

Random Thoughts on Ultimate Africa 2013, Circuit 3

A travel blog entry by mfnjr


... of the camps in the middle of the night. So a small flashlight, or better yet, a small headlight to keep your hands free, can be useful.

There are a myriad of comments about cameras for this tour. I will make only a few. We had no one in our group with professional pretensions or equipment. A couple of people had DSLRs, but the majority of travelers on our tour were using pocket-sized cameras and getting nice pictures. For the past several years, I ...

Luxury suits me

A travel blog entry by travelinbitch

... up another couple from the trip as our hotels are in the same neighbourhood. Was fancy white Mercedes. Big step up from the truck. Johannesburg, at least the parts I saw, seemed much nicer and shinier than I'd expected. Though all the houses have 8 foot walls with barbed wire surrounding them. Sad, in a way. My hotel, Melrose Place Guest Lodge, turns out to be perfect. It's in fancy ...

Night out in Jo'berg!

A travel blog entry by squawks_m

I never thought I would experience a night out in Jo'berg but we did on our last night of our Gap tour at a restaurant/ bar, "Cool Runnings"! The food was really cheap and good and Belch and I shared a massive 'share basket' with chicken wings, ribs, garlic bread etc. The music was first class: old school rock/ metal played by a band so we jumped around to all the old ...

Back to South Africa, after 4 day trip to S

A travel blog entry by bdyer

... crossing here with a ferry that takes 1 truck per sailing. There are about 200 large trucks waiting on either side of the river. We were told that it takes about 1 week of waiting time for the trucks. What a disaster! The drivers just hang around and sleep waiting to get on the ferry. We are told that a bridge will soon be built. This is the main highway between Congo (with its copper mines) and Durban in South Africa, from where the Copper and other ...

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This 5 star hotel, located on Corner Maude & Fifth Streets, Sandton, is near Montecasino, Johannesburg Zoo, South African National Museum of Military History, and Bill Harrop's Original Balloon Safaris.
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