In the tall shadows of Ponte

From the day hubby & I set foot in Joburg, everyone we met would point towards the distant skyline and say -” You see that tall cylindrical tower with the red Vodacom signage (Ponte) and the tall thin Telkom tower? Well, NEVER go there, EVER. If you land anywhere close to them, just run for your lives.” Not just us, every expat and every tourist … Continue reading In the tall shadows of Ponte

10 things to know before moving to South Africa

Moving to a new country and settling in is not an easy task, even for expats who may have spent a major part of their lives in foreign lands. No amount of research, reading, visits or networking can prepare you fully for the real thing. Its kinda like a marriage – you think you know the person, but do you really?! Having moved from India, … Continue reading 10 things to know before moving to South Africa