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Home security in Joburg

You obviously have a heightened awareness of your security here in SA.  A lot of expats (and others) choose to live in a security village, which is a complex of accommodation which is fenced/walled in with security personnel often working on the gate 24 hours a day.  We didn’t want to live like that – … Continue reading

A good idea?

Every single time I’ve told someone that I’m moving to South Africa they seem so pleased for me, some even envious, until I tell them it’s Johannesburg that we are headed to.  Whilst before they knew it was Jozi  they could think of nothing better than the opportunity of upping sticks and moving to the sun, but now the expression … Continue reading