The Grace In Rosebank
Travel Blogs from Rosebank
Jul 31 - Friday
Landed in Joburg from Paris in the morning. Eventually found our driver - Sephiwo. Had a good chat on our way to the Grace Hotel in Rosebank, a suburb north of Joburg. He's an engineering student, paying the bills by driving - lives in Pretoria, 50km away. Kaizer Chiefs fan. He pointed out the "Joburg will be ready" …
Hi everyone, We are now back in Joberg for our last night. When we got to the hotel we decided to get some photos printed and put an album together for you all to look at - quite hard seeing as we realised we had taken over 900 photos!!!! Anyway matthew chose around 200 for an album, so we will be able to show you all them when we get back - plus …
Arrival for 1 night at Joberg
A very nice hotel with a comfy room opposite a very modern complex of Rosebank Malls, Holiday Inn & Hyatt hotels.
High walls & guards, safe in the room made it all very secure.
Busy traffic outside with mostly the latest cars and many public taxis that think they on the F1 circuit.
The next morning Lusanda, in-country for Swaziland arrived to assist in my orientation week. We spent the Saturday exploring the ...
... only way to go to the airport these days.
Sooooo here the the riots in London are spreading around England so its going to be a bit of toyi-toying in London. I can do that! So I'm going to sit back relax, take in a movie, (sorry Derek, airline food doesn't really do it for me!) and before I know it it'll be morning and I'll be half across the planet.
Very excited that I will be passing Christine in mid-air.