Pretoria South Africa
Share Site | Refer Friends | List Business | Newsletter ..... Email .... Name ....

Arcadia, Pretoria Life

by Mbini
(Pretoria, South Africa)

The Union Buildings, Arcadia, Pretoria

The Union Buildings, Arcadia, Pretoria

Arcadia, Pretoria Life...

Well when I needed my own space I got myself a large apartment in Edenrus flats, in Arcadia. Edenrus was so beautiful, neat and orderly. There were mainly families with young children occupying it. All 2 and half bedrooms to myself. 2 garages for the carless me and the R1850 that I had to pay was a lot. I didn’t worry much about it. Arcadia was just beautiful. The complex had a sparkling swimming pool. I still kick myself for not buying that unit.

All of a sudden my work was a 5 minute walk and a number of shopping malls. But when it comes to shopping, it was still not as posh as Sunnypark. I still had to make some shopping trips to Sunnyside. A girl has to get a dose of shoe shopping every once in a while.

Apart from that, I loved banking and just walking in Arcadia. The Union Buildings was just a few minutes’ walk from my flat. But other than visiting this beautiful Presidential building for its beauty, I never attended any of the mass activities held. I must say, much as I am a social being, I hate being squeezed in between hyper active individuals. So I missed on seeing the president and Members of Parliament on their occasional functions and speeches in the Union Buildings. Arcadia suburb still has a special place in my heart, I must add.

Please share about your Pretoria life with us. Click here to add your story...

Click here to post comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Ask Mbini.

Subscribe to our FREE Newsletter!

Pretoria South Africa
& Grab your FREE ebook!



I will never share your email

Pretoria South Africa
Add to Google
Add to My Yahoo!
Add to My MSN
Add to Newsgator
Subscribe with Bloglines

Bookmark Us

Special SiteSell Promotion

| Homepage | Email Us | Link Exchange | Advertise | Privacy Policy | Links | Calling Expats | About Us

Pretoria South Africa
Return to top

Copyright© 2007-2010.