The Hamilton

28 Grosvenor Avenue, Craighall Park, Johannesburg, Gauteng, 2100, South Africa | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Johannesburg

Our African Adventure ends

A travel blog entry by hollywood58 on May 04, 2014

1 comment, 3 photos

... we had extra rand in our pockets to spend on lunch, where we dined and played Kaiser for the next four hours. Everyone resisted the urge to doze in light of the pending sixteen and a half hour flight to Atlanta, followed by another two and a half hours to Minneapolis and another two from there to Saskatoon! I can almost see my ankles swelling already!
And so ends our African Adventure. Words cannot begin to express the range of experiences encountered during our brief ...

Straight Outta Joburg

A travel blog entry by pauljkuhne on Feb 06, 2014

2 comments, 16 photos

... through the train cars. The fact that I was able to calmly sit back and observe the city from the train window, not push my way through throngs of people, and not be viciously beaten with a lead pipe, was enough to already make me feel more at ease. And then of course Rosebank, the stop where I was meeting Yasmine and Kevin, the couple who I would be staying with (thanks Max!!), had a shopping mall with Game (Africa's Wal Mart) and a variety of ...

Bus Day and Jo'burg

A travel blog entry by ashburdett on Aug 14, 2013

... huge, it took us a good half an hour to pass it all.

Dinner was Steers, the South African McDonalds, but actually nicer. They have a sauce called 'monkey gland sauce.' There are apparently crisps in this flavour too, so I got some from the shop and, true to form, they do taste like their burgers.

On arriving in Jo'burg, we had a man stand in front of the bus at a red light and ...

We're Alive!!!

A travel blog entry by devinandkris on Feb 12, 2013

... time, and use it mostly for trip planning. Finally, and probably the lamest excuse, we found a couple really addictive books in the hostel book exchanges, which have sucked up our free time, which we would have used to write about our travels. Which books? The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (and the next two books) and Hunger Games -- both totally worth reading even after seeing the movies, by the way. So now ...

Zimbabwe to USA and Adventure Reflections

A travel blog entry by jeb2729 on Oct 24, 2012

2 comments, 3 photos

... Victoria airport at about the same time...and he is right as we witness how crowded the tiny airport is. With Thompson's help we do manage to get checked in and as we go through security we say good-bye to Thompson and thank him for all the care he has taken to ensure a very smooth and exciting trip.

We fly British Air to Johannesburg and then go through passport and customs and then check in with South African Air for the flight to Dulles. We ...

Location

This hotel, located on 28 Grosvenor Avenue, Craighall Park, Johannesburg, is near South Western Townships, Carlton Centre, AECI Dynamite Factory Museum, and Kim Sacks Gallery.
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