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Life on 3rd Blog

Welcome to our blog for Life on 3rd Guesthouse, Melville, Johannesburg

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This will be a blog first and foremost about staying in Melville, Johannesburg and what makes it tick. From world class gourmet restaurants to harrowing tuk tuk rides and even our familiar faced panhandlers, I hope to give you interesting insights and unique observations into what makes it so special when you’re living a Life on 3rd.<...

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Spring in Melville

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Well.....struggling artists, casting calls and bohemian cafes might sound like more interesting fare but this entry is going to be have a slightly more seasonal theme.....

Spring has sprung here in Melville at Life on 3rd guesthouse and I have to say......WOW! After a long winter hibernation suddenly, almost as if overnig...

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27 Boxes - a New Melville Shopping Experience!

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One more reason a guesthouse in Melville becomes a brilliant idea!

What’s the greatest thing to hit the Melville scene since sliced bread? Without argument it’s a retail development project called 27 boxes. 27 Boxes is going to be, upon completion slated for March 2015, a retail development project which has taken an ...

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Here at Life on 3rd we have a wonderful venue that has been created for conferences, workshops, and creative groups,  to come and meet, confer and generally have successful interactions with one another.

Because we offer an intimate setting, we are able to customize our guest experience...

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A day in the Life...

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Some days are terrific and other days can be daunting and stressful and other days I suppose I wonder why i do it too. The truth is that the good days are great and the bad days......well,  one seems to forget quite quickly, or at last look back at with a sense of humour.

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Superfast FREE Internet

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Well, after much debate and finally, enough interest, superfast intenet fibre is coming to Melville and specifically Life on 3rd guesthouse. The sidewalks have been dug up, gardens destroyed and driveways have been excavated to install the lightning fast internet fibre. We are not active yet but should be within the next month or so. We...

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