Ilan Ossendryver Private tour guide in Soweto - South Africa

Ilan Ossendryver

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Guide profile:

Take a daily trip into Soweto and other Townships such as Alexandra and Diepsloot, South Africa, as a photojournalist and discover exciting happenings in the Townships.

As we set out we plan a theme. It could be people staring out their shack windows, residents with umbrellas (see here) or growing food or whatever we decide. I photograph, you photograph and at the end of the trip, you will receive CD with photos of the trip. We discuss what makes great photo! Improve on photography while enjoying South African township life.

Join us up to 5 people per group. Bring Cameras! A hat for the sun. Most of all, bring your creativity!

The Tour

The Soweto tour is 4 to 5 hours long. If we visit another township, add another two hours.

The tour includes:

Reminiscing about what it was like to photograph the township during the apartheid era

We theme the trip to make the tour an exciting one.

- Hector Peterson Museum

- Nelson Mandela House

- The Soweto Theater

- Drive through Soweto to get a feel of how the residents live

- Visit an informal settlement

- Receive a CD of your trip, by delivery to your place of stay or mailed to you.

Tour guide services/sample itinerary:

The Tour

The Soweto tour is 4 to 5 hours long. If we visit another township, add another two hours.

What to expect on your tour:

Reminisce about what it was like to photograph the township during the apartheid era

Choose a theme for your photographic journey

Hector Peterson Museum

Nelson Mandela House

The Soweto Theater

Drive through Soweto to get a feel of how the residents live

Visit an informal settlement

Receive a CD of your trip, delivered to your doorstep or mailed to you.

Transportation by tour guide:

Yes, transportation can be arranged upon request.

Tour guide interests:

Take a daily trip into Soweto and other Townships such as Alexandra and Diepsloot, South Africa, as a photojournalist and discover exciting happenings in the Townships.

As we set out we plan a theme. It could be people staring out their shack windows, residents with umbrellas (see here) or growing food or whatever we decide. I photograph, you photograph and at the end of the trip, you will receive CD with photos of the trip. We discuss what makes great photo! Improve on photography while enjoying South African township life.

Join us up to 5 people per group. Bring Cameras! A hat for the sun. Most of all, bring your creativity!

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