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Hiking in Kloofendal

Hiking is slowly becoming one of my favorite pastimes, over the past few months I have gone on a few hikes around Johannesburg twice to Walter Sisulu Botanical Gardens.  This last Sunday I joined a hike organised by my sister Dumbbells and Delights at Kloofendal Nature Reserve in Roodeport. There are Four Walking ...
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Express Steam train to Magaliesburg

The Magaliesburg Express is a train journey that can take you back in time through the streets of Johannesburg to the hills of Magaliesburg. I would recommend this trip for the whole family or a group of friends.  The train ride starts from Johannesburg Park Station, usually, if there are ...
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Hike : Walter Sisulu Gardens

The Walter Sisulu National Botanical, which is situated in Roodepoort in the western part of Johannesburg is one of best places in the city  to enjoy a  hike or relax with the family while having a picnic.  It is also a photographers haven for birds and wide variety of plant ...
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A Celebration of Culture

The Chinese make up a small number of migrants in South Africa.   The migration of  Chinese started in the early 20th century and they settled in various parts of the nation.  At a point in time, several businesses including restaurants and grocery stores made up "Chinatown" in Ferreirasdorp an area ...
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A review of the -Citysightseeing Green Route

I was quite thrilled to hear that there is a new route that has been added to the existing Red City Tour and Soweto Tour.   The New tour has been named the Green Tour as it showcases a part of the “biggest man-made forest in the world”. As this was ...
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