My husband likens Johannesburg to Angelina Jolie. She is glamorous, wild, and a tiny bit dangerous. Oh, and if I had Angelina’s income, I’d also be adopting a bunch of orphans here too. Life in the ‘World Class African City’ is an experience in extremes. You might love it or hate it here, but you’ll never be bored.
Ten Best Things
1. The Weather. I may not ever again live in a more perfect climate. The summer was hot, but not too humid- such a pleasant escape after a DC tour. We’re in winter now, but only a couple of days has it dipped below freezing. Oh, and the sun shines every day, restoring vitamin D levels after a rainy three years in Luxembourg. What’s not to love about that?
2. Community. From cups of tea and a chat, to getting together for book club and talking about everything but…