Villa Via - Midrand
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
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... shy warthog. After several small manoeuvres we were able to capture some picks while Ryan sang about Pumba. Shortly, after our smelly hog we saw more zebra and were fortunate to see these stunning animals run and buck straight across our path. Baboons were the next animal we were able to cross off the list, while in the distance we spotted more giraffes. The giants were even closer to us than the first three. Well sort of gross, it was interesting to see the ...
... spending the last month of their trip with us :-) To celebrate their arrival we went out and bought food for our first Braai and of course lots of wine and beer. The rest of the night was a bit of a blur.....
Feeling a bit hazy we didn't let this hold us back, we were up bright and early to collect our hire car for the next month. Paperwork sorted and everything in the boot (yes, everything!) we were on the road by 9:30am. We were heading to the Eastern Lowveld ...
... part of the British Commonwealth, instituted Land Alienation Acts which resulted in more rural blacks forced to leave for the mining hub in search of employment.
After the National Party took power in 1948, it instituted the Group Areas Act and forcibly moved black population groups out of inner Johannesburg areas, such as Sophiatown, to the newly
developed Soweto, a name derived from South West Townships. Today the city of
Soweto has more than 1 million inhabitants. ...
... the Magaliesburg mountains (South African letter 'G' makes the American 'H'-sound). It rained several times on the 90 minute drive, but not too heavily. Traffic was very light this early and I had no issues following the GPS up to a place called Rustig. About 10km down a dirt road, I found a locked gate with hours indicating it should be open. Sounds like another business that went under. Too bad, as their trail went right up to the top of the escarpment.
Returning back down ...
We arrived in Johannesburg at 4.00 in the morning. As the plane came down we saw a Johannesburg shrouded in fog, the lights of the city shining up through the mist. A driver, Andrew was waiting for us and had us to the Backpackers Ritz by 5.00. We knew by the name that it would e interesting and it was. Our room at the back of the complex was basic in the extreme but comfy enough. Jama, our tour guide took us to Pretoria for the morning. We went to the Union ...