The distance between Johannesburg and Nelspruit is approximately 300 kilometer. The aforementioned lies in Guateng Province – the smallest yet wealthiest province in South Africa – while Nelspruit is the capital city of Mpumalanga Province (meaning “the place of the rising sun”), home to scenic spots, wildlife and the Kruger National Park. The N4 Highway runs Eastwards from Jo’burg and connects both cities while cutting through farmlands, factories, mountains and villages. Snapshots from a scenic roadtrip. Continue reading “South Africa | Johannesburg >> Nelspruit”
During holiday seasons, some cities become empty and deserted. At those moments cities are discharged: they become places where businesses are left behind, shops are closed and streets abandoned. The local population has left the city in search for leisure, while groups of tourists wander vacant parks and municipal squares, thereby accidentally mingling with brides and grooms in search for a picture perfect setting. Continue reading “South Africa | Johannesburg >> Pretoria”
We’re back! With updates, text and snapshots.
After 24 hours of traveling, MovingCities arrived on December 23, 2010, in Johannesburg, South Africa. It signaled the commencement of a five-week travel through South Africa and Mozambique.