Blue Sky Mining Backpackers and Lodge

Address: 5 Nelson Palmer Rd, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, 4126, South Africa | Hostel
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This hostel is located on 5 Nelson Palmer Rd, Durban.
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    The end of an Adventure

    A travel blog entry by vagabondtour on Jul 22, 2014

    23 photos

    ... a number of like minded people. They work when they can and do jobs that they enjoy. If they can't find work they will go busking on the street or look for volunteer programs. Once the have saved money they go off traveling. They share resources. They go Eco raiding from farmers markets, bakeries and large super markets. These businesses are disposing of huge amounts of perfectly good food because some legislation says it must be discarded. I ...


    A travel blog entry by ouryearinafrica on Dec 31, 2013

    3 comments, 1 photo

    ... How am I going to find the strength and motivation to work for another year, giving my all, thinking of new ways to make a difference? trying to help all those in need? Its too much.
    There's so many aspects here that need work, help, time, energy, but the question is, which is the most important? How much can I do while still trying to give of myself to my husband and kids? After looking back at how fast the last year has gone the ...

    Meet the Zulu People...

    A travel blog entry by paulandkala on Sep 20, 2012

    1 comment, 9 photos

    ... with our fingers. Soon after that we started the dancing (now yer talkin!!)! Jason and another girl demoed and then we all got stuck into a bit of hand-clapping-under-knee kind of action in a sort of 'can-can' meets 'okey kokey'!! It wasn't quite the body-painted, tongue-waggling, angry-chanting type of tour that we half expected, but still, a fascinating 5 hours! It was good to see some of real 'Africa' today and experience how the largest tribe in the whole of ...


    A travel blog entry by tc-mike-travels on Oct 16, 2010

    7 photos

    Almost in a daze, we begin the final leg of our incredible journey. We are all packed up, load up the car, say goodbye to Hector and Hannah and head off to Durban.

    We had a great lunch at Moz-am-bik restaurant in trendy Ballito suburb of Durban. Saw the old Arab dhow that Kingsley refurbished and sailed from Somalia to SA. Then before you knew it, we were at the airport and an ANGEL at ...


    A travel blog entry by julesandel on May 25, 2010

    4 comments, 120 photos

    ... Bafana shirts for 10 rand less than Paddy paid for his
    Getting a tour around a bar by the promotional manger, for no reason
    Going to Shaun Pollock's neighbours house (Paddys friend)

    Darren Bent didn't make the England squad! (Jules is gutted- and says silly things like he hopes Rooney get's injured- instantly regrets saying these things, sort of)

    4th June 2010

    On the friday we met up with ...