- Continental Breakfast
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... No internet Grant Ash drove to meet at the training room to help get everyone a lift back. Met up at Grants apartment to go through the rosters and DR tra training plans. Decided to get Debonairs pizza for dinner - R234 for 2 large pizzas and a side. Got a carton of Heineken beer for ...
... are certainly not hard to find. The second highlight being their free flight birds show. A mixture of common and not so common bird species showing off their skills. This included Henry the blue crane who loves the spotlight, so much so that he didn't want to get off the stage. There was of course Russell the environmentally conscious crow who did a lovely job of tidying. All in all a pleasant afternoon out. Day 3 we opted for a day tour of Jo'burg and Soweto. A small group of 5 of ...
... 3 hours from Jo'burg). He joined a MTB/Run event, so 14km action every day! Gina, us and some friends had a bit of a lazy and drinking wine weekend! Unfortunately the weather was bad, it was cold and rainy. Discovered our tent was not waterproof! After all we had a wonderful weekend, met lot's of nice people and the wine was good!
We stayed 2 and a half weeks in Jo'burg and we almost felt citizens of the city. Ian and Gina were so kind to take ...
... well in their remaining exams, and it was just like talking to students in Australia!
A visit to a local 'shebeen' is a must on a visit to Soweto. These are local drinking holes. Here we tasted the local Johannesburg beer (foul!) and were entertained by a group of very double-jointed young men.
We stopped at the Hector Peterson Memorial and Museum. This sacred site is dedicated to the memory of ...
... with a ceiling of beams and straw/grass. Very traditional SouthAfrican style. Shelley has been very helpful to me in organizing my trip to Kruger National Park next week and just talking about it has me even more excited. But, before that, she will take me for a drive around Johannesburg tomorrow. It's great to be here. Stay tuned....more tomorrow.