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Holiday time again – how to keep parents sane and small children entertained

Yes .. 6 months have passed  since our last blog on what to do with small children in the Parks during the holidays … only now it’s midsummer with quite a few places closing for Christmas through to the new year.   Check http://www.lizatlancaster.co.za/blog/its-crazy-household-time-school-holidays-are-here for many of the playgrounds, local child-friendly eateries and parks. Both Delta […]

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UberEATS – Guesthouse value-added services

UberEATS! We Work Too Hard at Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse Due to pressure of work and people on leave here at Liz at Lancaster’s Guesthouse a much anticipated staff celebration of birthdays, staff thank you’s (2016 Lizella top 4 Star Guesthouse  award again!) and general chill out with takeaways and maybe beer but most likely […]

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Every winner has a loser : William Kentridge’s ‘Triumphs and Laments’ on the banks of the Tiber in Rome

What’s not to get passionate about?  – a chance to visit Rome to meet up with a long -time friend and ex-Wits colleague Michael and various of his family. But just as exciting as the idea of spending time in Rome, is the fact that Michael is an art historian and had been asked to […]

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Department of Tourism – Lilizela 2016 Awards

In the Spotlight! As the year races past it is already October and past the time for the Department of Tourism’s Lillizela Gauteng awards.  And  …. Drum … Roll… Trumpets … Liz at Lancaster did it again: Lilizela Accommodation Award 2016 – Top 4 Star Guesthouse in Gauteng – Liz at Lancaster Earlier on that […]

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If power goes off, Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse has light!

Whether its load shedding, power failure or un-notified “scheduled” maintenance, unexpected ‘lights out’ can happen on occasions.  This gives us an added challenge here at Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse with some foreign guests not always able to follow written directions in English and others just annoyed by the lack of power. However we smooth the […]

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