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Joburg I had my final day in Joburg today and we flew down to Cape Town this afternoon. Last night we went to an African themed restaurant and had some great food! I had a first there but I will get to that a bit later. When in Joburg (this is the short name the locals use for Johannesburg), both days I spent at the client site. This site was …
... and a half hours I think. And this was not hiking by British standards. This was serious climbing too. Up steep rocks and cliffs. It was all very exciting. I felt like I was in Lord of the rings pretty much the whole time, my childhood dream of being Viggo Mortensen flooding back to me. On the way up I got to see where I would later be abseiling too. At the top there was a wonderful sense of smugness in knowing I was somewhat morally superior to those who got ...
... for the best take-away or snack shop. I'm not much of a duty-free girl but I do enjoy spraying myself with a squirt or two of expensive perfume to hide the "I've been up for two days and haven't showered" smell. Sometimes a bit of a makeup trial is in order as well. Now that wifi is the addiction of the day, I enjoy the hunt for some free Internet and always give a big hurrah when it actually works! Meanwhile I am scouting all of the baseboards in the entire place looking for ...
... clown car and she was almost 6' tall. It would have been extremely uncomfortable and very likely unsafe. At that point I offered to pitch in for the balance of her costs (she was only 20 anyway). Regardless, we couldn't find anywhere to stay and it was getting late. Stan didn't want to stay In Cape Town initially but I talked him and Irene into heading back since there were ample cheap and safe places to stay. We ended up back at the good old Amber Tree lodge and I was so happy to get that comfortable bed ...
... extensive out-migration, leaving these dwellings vacant. They were then taken over by native people and freed slaves, and have remained in that general possession until recent conversion and infiltration by modern white 'yuppies'. Attractive liquidation prices for aging blacks, in the range of $US150,000. to $US200,000. are also attractive buy-in prices for younger whites, for renovation and downtown living.
The stone-walled structure shown in ...