Eating Out: Food Court, Sandton City, Johannesburg, RSA

When you're travelling the world (and writing about it), it looks like I'm eating out in fancy spots all the time! Couldn't be further from the truth! To make things affordable, breakfast tends to be in the hotel room (either a protein bar and coffee or, if there is a mini fridge, some cereal in … Continue reading Eating Out: Food Court, Sandton City, Johannesburg, RSA

Gyms: Planet Fitness, Sandton, Johannesburg, RSA

Planet Fitness is situated in the Radisson Blu Hotel complex at Rivonia Rd & Daisy Street, Sandton, Johannesburg, 2146, South Africa. Access is free for Radisson guests and seemed to make up a fair prorportion of users, at least going by the sign-in sheet at reception. First impressions: this is a big gym spread out … Continue reading Gyms: Planet Fitness, Sandton, Johannesburg, RSA

Restaurants: The Big Mouth, Sandton, Johannesburg

On Friday night, I got the urge for some sushi and I found myself in Nelson Mandela Square doing a little shopping.  Right at the main entrance is 'The Big Mouth' and it ranks about number 1 or 2 on Tripadvisor for the area.  Sounded like an ideal dinner place! First off, it's hard to … Continue reading Restaurants: The Big Mouth, Sandton, Johannesburg