InterContinental Johannesburg Sandton Towers
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- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Minbar in room
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... for a $2 deposit, get these shirts ordered for a day later. Not sure how the stall comes about these jerseys with their incredibly shop like price tags, but a bargain is a bargain. There was one awkward moment when the lady was unable to explain who the team was that I was looking at. She said all the team were from Joburg, before quickly correcting herself when I pointed out the Barcelona jersey. I also discovered, by chance, the Koorong of South Africa. Called Cum Books, the ...
... of 17 American college students staying as well and they were very lively. Then Chris announces the plans for the next day. We had the earliest start of 4.45am as we have an hour drive to get to Kruger. So a quick socialise and nightcap at the bar before we hit the bed. Even though we were near the bar and the other guests were having a great noisy time we heard nothing within 5 minutes of laying down. A very long day but was ...
... or scorpions in them! Krisitie told me you tuck your mosquito net in around your bed at night, not only to keep out disease carrying mosquitoes, but also scorpions and other "creepy crawlies". She says that if you see a snake, the local men are usually quite good at chasing them down and killing them.
Kristie lives in a mud house with a reed roof which she says is quite comfortable and she likes. Here are some pictures Dave found of some of the ...
... with most of the rest of our group and we became 9 of the 11. Glen was there earlier in the week for business and his business partner and wife met up with us for dinner and it was interesting to get the local perspective. The remaining two were flying into Johannesburg the following morning and would meet us on our flight up towards the game parks.
As I mentioned above, we were not in Johannesburg very long ...
It's amazing how quickly the time goes when you're sitting in a plane. Auckland's Sky Tower disappeared beneath the clouds and the great vastness of the Australian continent loomed. We divided our time between research (Madagascar 3 was showing) and falling into that addictive habit that is aeroplane movie watching. Who needs sleep anyway? Perth's grey-green-brownness appeared as if from nowhere. With 6 hours to kill we headed into town, taking in the impressive bell ...