Amanzi Guest House Blog
A whole new look Swimming Pool at Amanzi
We love our pool at Amanzi, as have so many guests over the last 15 years.
But in the last year it’s really been looking tired. The time to upgrade has happened.
In for a penny, in for a pound, as the saying […]
Maboneng, one of the coolest neighbourhoods in the world!
Maboneng, meaning “Place of light” in Sotho, has just been recognized as one of the coolest suburbs IN THE WORLD, named so by Forbes business magazine, beating Manhattan in New York and Soho in London!
Its a space that was a […]
Hospitals and Medical Care near Amanzi Guest House
There are many excellent hospitals within 10 km from Amanzi Guest House with superb doctors and surgeons at these hospitals. Due to the weakness of the South African Rand, Medical care and procedures are less expensive than the UK and USA […]
Weekend Walking – in The Wilds Nature Reserve
Rob and I have been meaning to do one of the organized walks in The Wilds for months, and finally, today was it. The Wilds is often referred to as Joburg’s “forgotten park”, and because of its proximity to Hillbrow, […]
A week in Mozambique – great getaway from the hustle of Joburg
Tofo, a Mozambique village of warm sea, white sands, coconuts, periperi cashews and fresh fish, also smiling relaxed people. Tofo is known for it curved beach, and is protected by the Ponta da Barra peninsula.
Would you say no to an […]
Escape to Walter Sisulu National Botanical Gardens
Want a day out of the busyness of Jozi?
The Water Sisulu National Botanical Garden is perfect to picnic, walk or relax in – its an easy 25 minutes drive from Amanzi. I haven’t been to the gardens for some time, […]