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Taste of Africa

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9 Banbury Street - Westdene Gauteng 2192 South Africa, Soweto 2191, South Africa
+27 82 565 2520
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Visit to Soweto

Great guides: sincere enthusiastic and respectful. I really enjoyed the visit to Soweto and I was... read more

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago
quelchevuoi
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bourgogne
visit of Soweto with Cedric de la Harpe

My girlfriend and I spent a day in Soweto alone with Cedric. What an amazing experience this was... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Z7601RIcharlesg
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Confignon, Switzerland
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Taste of Africa, responsible travel, involved in creating interaction with the locals, driven by Radical Economic Transformation in the tourism sector. We will do no zoo-like visits, our of respect to the local people. Nothing is standard, we allow the visitors interest to dictate. Where possible, we do not link different client groups, giving the visitor the comfort os a private visit.
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  • Very good9%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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9 Banbury Street - Westdene Gauteng 2192 South Africa, Soweto 2191, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great guides: sincere enthusiastic and respectful. I really enjoyed the visit to Soweto and I was offered a ride to and back the township.

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TasteofAfrica, Owner at Taste of Africa, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you, your review is appreciated, from Taste of Africa. Cedric

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My girlfriend and I spent a day in Soweto alone with Cedric. What an amazing experience this was ! Cedric never stopped talking, giving explanations about the recent history of South Africa and Soweto. Walking through this township with him and even talking with some...More

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TasteofAfrica, Owner at Taste of Africa, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, it is greatly appreciated. I love the opportunity to talk to people about our heritage. Keep well. Cedric

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having heard about Soweto in the news growing up in the 80s I was initially hesitant to visit, but so glad we did. What a change a couple of decades has made, there is an optimism and entrepreneurship in the people that is moving a...More

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TasteofAfrica, Owner at Taste of Africa, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the review, much appreciated, the optimism is bubbling. Regards Cedric

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

During my visit of South of Africa, I was a little bit anxious how I will see Soweto due to the lot of stories abou security issues. So I decided to go with Cedric, owner of Taste of Africa. It was amazing tour! So different...More

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TasteofAfrica, Owner at Taste of Africa, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the review, the Taste of Africa team appreciate your review. Cedric & Nettie

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We combined a home-stay in Soweto, including the Soweto tour, and one week on the road with Cedric and Nettie. The tour was well-organized and as we moved from one village to the other through amazing landscapes, we got to know a lot about South...More

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TasteofAfrica, Owner at Taste of Africa, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks, appreciated. Nettie sends regards.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I brought 16 students from the United States for a two week cultural immersion tour, including Soweto, Apartheid museum, a traditional village in KZN, St Lucia, Kruger, and finally Afrikaans-speaking Pretoria. Cedric and Nettie did an amazing job liaising with local communities, building relationships, educating...More

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TasteofAfrica, Owner at Taste of Africa, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you, appreciate your visit, and in particular the review. Cedric & Nettie

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It will be difficult to forget our last day in South Africa as it gave us the possibility to see the other face of the moon. Particularly give our thanks to our wonderful guide who made it possible for us to walk Soweto’s streets as...More

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TasteofAfrica, Owner at Taste of Africa, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the review, both Caroline and Patricia were 'over the moon' with the family visit. Cedric & Nettie

Reviewed 15 September 2017

Cedric picked us up an drove us to Soweto for a day with Stanley...our local guide from Orlando East. We spent the day walking the streets of this unforgettable neighborhood. Stanley made us feel comfortable and even taught us proper greetings in Zulu before heading...More

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TasteofAfrica, Owner at Taste of Africa, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the review, much appreciated, sorry about the delay, but only just introduced to TripAdvisor, thanks for your visit. Cedric & Nettie

Reviewed 3 July 2017

My 9 year old daughter and I went on tours of Alexander and Soweto. Cedric was a great communicator during the booking process and everything worked out as we had arranged. The tour of Alex was a real highlight for us. It was an absolute...More

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TasteofAfrica, Owner at Taste of Africa, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi, sorry about the delay, only just found TripAdvisor. I will remember the special day with the two of you, and maybe the delay not so bad, 10 days back the wood arrived, and I only delivered to Jabu last week. Thanks again, Cedric &...More

Reviewed 24 February 2017

We were collected from our guesthouse by Cedric as planned. He drove us to Soweto and dropped us at Stanley's house. Stanley was an excellent guide. It was just the 2 of us with him for the whole day. He showed us his home, talked...More

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TasteofAfrica, Owner at Taste of Africa, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you, sorry about the delay in responding. I have only just discovered TripAdvisor. Often think about the beer. Thanks a million, Cedric & Nettie

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Itabita
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My apology for not answering your question a year back, I have only just been introduced to TripAdvisor management structure. Sorry, Cedric
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