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Centurion, eh? FTFY. It's probably changed a bit since I was last there which at the time was nothing much more than the cricket ground and a few bars and restaurants. I remember once running into a group of the Bloukappies van Pretoria af who were there that day. Bugger me, they were a scary bunch of omas and tannies. Given its proximity to Pretoria and the dreaded Voortekkerhoogte monument a day in Centurion for them was probably a great day out.

If you get the chance and haven't done so, take a trip up north to Gaberone in Botswana but avoid the Beit Bridge border crossing if at all possible. I think they filmed some of the BBC's No. 1 Lady's Detective Agency series in Gabs.

The thing you mention about the difference in salaries is something to ponder. There are cheaper parts of Joburg, mostly in the southern suburbs but Randburg/Rivonia/Sandton and the like are the better areas but at a cost. I wish we'd kept our house in Parkmore when we came over. Not so long ago my b-i-l said one a couple of streets from ours was sold with business rights for something like R3.2m. We sold ours in 1997 for just over R275,000.

I also looked once at Discovery's website. They had developer jobs going but with the blatant comment "Only applications from black applicants will be considered." So much for equality in the "New" SA. Smile | :)
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