The Palms Guesthouse

53 12th Avenue , Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, 4001, South Africa | Hotel
Prices starting from $96.00

Travel Blogs from Durban

St Lucia to Durban

A travel blog entry by annandjohnmoon


... Zebra, Hippo, Impala, Nyala, Buffalo, Vervet Monkey, and Reedbuck. In addition I photographed a Black-chested Snake Eagle in flight carrying a snake in its bill, and saw a Brown Snake Eagle. Dung Beetles continue to amuse us pushing the balls of dung along tar roads.

We completed the tedious drive down to Durban and arrived at the bed and breakfast in Hillcrest soon after 2pm. Sadly it was raining in Durban, we waited to see if it relented to allow the cricket to go ahead. ...

Melville, Glenhills and the Luthuli museum

A travel blog entry by katyn19


... smiles all around but a strong feeling of sadness still pervaded. The poverty at Melville was clear to see, and I wish we could do more to help financially. Then we were off to Glenhills, the school we will be running our Soccer-Literacy workshop in next week. We were again greeted gloriously by colourful banners and staff garbed in traditional Indian and African dress, who gave us roses as we passed by. Formal ceremony in South Africa is very important, even if OTT to us. We sat ...

Cousin Richard

A travel blog entry by suzywatson


... chemical polishing, is done professionally. If we didn't have limits on our luggage, I would love to have brought home one of these cleverly designed barbecues; it would be perfect on our balcony! Then Richard took us to Durban's beach, a miles long, wide pedestrian promenade that the city must be awfully proud of. Since it was mid-day on a weekday, there weren't many people around, but Richard assured us ...

Diarrhoea Day ... Oh the joys ...

A travel blog entry by danib1985


... some new girls were here (2 Canadians, 2 German and 2 from austria) and all the oldies. Was such a good night, everyone was drinking, it was Julia's birthday and my emergencies were getting further apart! Really guna miss my friends as got on well with them all, especially my roomy tanja she made me laugh!! Then the bar man who was taking the **** out of me for drinking water (even though I explained. The situation) said that jaeger and tequila helps with your gut ...

Living in the Durban Bubble

A travel blog entry by soulfood

... wire.
Freeway gazelle :
the sub branch of zimbabwe and nambian immigrant that run across freeways as part of their day. In the western world as children we play frogger – eish – Afrika is tough on its children.Its hard to see the bush people - the same genetics as the tribe from "the gods must be crazy" - making a day to day existence in this strange jungle.

All of you who know me can you ever imagine me being comfortable in a city where ...

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This hotel, located on 53 12th Avenue , Durban, is near uShaka Marine World, Mitchell Park, Nambiti Game Conservancy, and Natal Shark Board.
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4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding