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- Continental Breakfast
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
TripAdvisor Reviews Executive Hotel Midrand
Travel Blogs from Midrand
I am up at six to see to the preparations of the venue and items for the conference. All arrangements are done and in place to start at 08;30 for 09:00. At 08:30, all Aigs staff, consisting of Rick, Premie, Nick, Abri and myself are on our posts. At 08:45 only two people arrived (Mike and Patience) and we are told by Rick about the previous conference. They had invited ...
... worse (see pics). Falling down shantys, dirty waste water running down the street (re-used for laundry). Our host Thulani was waiting for us in the road. He seemed very excited to see us. He and Elaine chatted and reintroduced themselves (he's been to city year boston) and our tour was on. The first stop was Thulani's childhood home, a 12X12 shanty with no electricity or water where he grew up with 9 family members! As we were leaving Thulanis home we bumped into a ...
... hour for the next shuttle if he had not held this one for us. We rode the shuttle about 15 minutes to the Protea OR Tambo hotel. After approximately 24 hours of travel we finally had reached our first destination (of many). The hotel was very nice and had a warehouse theme. We checked in and got our luggage to the room. Despite how tired we were from traveling, we decided to poke around the hotel and get a quick dinner at ...
... room” at a
long table for a fantastic dinner and exciting conversation. They Virgin staff
brought in an expert on Johannesburg and he gave us many insights to history of
the city and the people who lived there. The people who had arrived earlier had
gone on a city tour that day and much of the conversation was a recap of their
day, so it was nice to catch up on anything that I missed. After dinner, we all
kind of mingled about and got to know each other ...
Today I had the cheetah interaction wasn't really sure what this was all about since hadn’t heard anyone else talk about it. Well we got picked up on the truck and taken to the back cheetah enclosure (the ones not on show in the drive round tour). Felix was our cheetah of choice and even though it was cold (well 18⁰C) and was raining ...