Rising Sun Guest House

112 Umhlanga Rocks Drive, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, 2004, South Africa | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Durban

The Drum of Zulu Thunder

A travel blog entry by mullos


... kind heart so obvious. By the end of the day, myself and another guy from the church had turned into climbing monkeys for the whole orphange, Gulliver's Travel's style, in which Gulliver gets tied down by the Lilliputians as they continually argue over how to boil an egg. Later, I was approached by Kzeezi, a very nervous uncle with bullet proof glasses excaggerating beady eyes in his early thirties who lived alone in the house next to the orphanage. All afternoon he kept coming ...

Cape Town to Durban

A travel blog entry by proe2


... towns, has a population of almost 3.5 million, making the combined municipality the biggest city on the east coast of the African continent.

As its name suggests, KwaZulu-Natal is the home of the Zulu Kingdom, a proud nation of over 10 million with a history of elite warriors and almost mythical warrior kings dating back to Shaka Zulu in the early 19th century. The area is ...

The Township Tour

A travel blog entry by dustinkaspar


... evening with our backpacker host, we deeply dove into the issue of training kids that white affluent people are places to beg for treats, reinforcing the class differences and perceptions of the kids.

Our next stop up the road was the space where Nelson Mandela cast his first democratic vote. The Durban area was not where he lived and he travelled considerable distance to cast his vote at Uhlange School. This was not a random spot, but the burial of one of the fathers of ...

Day 29 and 30 - Farewell Africa

A travel blog entry by scatterling


... blowing! Luckily most of the traffic was going back to Durban, so once we got on the road north to the airport, we were 'a' for away. I started to feel really sick as we were lining up to board the plane to Jhb, which luckily was only a 55 minute trip. Once we got to Jhb I got some 'nausea' pills, and just sat guarding the luggage while the others went and did last minute shopping. I had so much I ...

Western facilities

A travel blog entry by maclaren

... me to do this in flip flops. I tried my hand at borrowing some trainers from the stadium but they were of school PE quality and size. I also tried the sports shop next door, and they couldn’t lend me a pair of trainers but instead they gave me a free pass for the Sky Lift, result. Armed with my free pass I headed up to the top of the stadium and enjoyed the spectacular views over Durban and the Indian Ocean. ...


This hotel, located on 112 Umhlanga Rocks Drive, Durban, is near Tembe Elephant National Park, Mitchell Park, Natal Shark Board, and Nambiti Game Conservancy.
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