Blue Sky Mining Backpackers and Lodge

5 Nelson Palmer Rd, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, 4126, South Africa | Hostel
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Travel Blogs from Durban

Nichts tun, außer am Strand liegen...:)

A travel blog entry by stefanlizontour on Nov 09, 2012

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In Umtentweni, Umkomaas und Warner Beach haben wir mal Urlaub vom Urlaub gemacht und uns entspannt. Insgesamt waren wir eine Woche in den drei Orten. Dort haben wir mit den Buggy Boards Wellen abgeritten und in der Sonne gelegen. :) Angst vor Haien braucht man wegen den Netzen hier nicht haben, obwohl die Netze für die Meerestiere sehr schädlich …

A Unique Experience, Durban, South Africa

A travel blog entry by lottyh


Durban after breakfast, we headed straight into the rolling hills of
the Isithumba Valley deep in “The Valley of 1000 Hills.” It is
situated 30 km's from Durban. It was named after the rolling hills
that extend as far as the eye can see. It is home to unspoilt nature
and cultural attractions and it is an absolute must-do. The views of
the valley are superb. I had arranged this tour with Sheldon Wells
of Country Cruising Tours. ...


A travel blog entry by ouryearinafrica


... fellow volounteer, Rachel. Listening to people describe her work here and how much she did inspired me. Rachel has a great project called "Gospel Girls" with 12 - 20 yr old girls which I would love to start with my older school girls. So hopefully Rach will help me get the started. Another project to start when I get back :)
So now I'm home at dad's place, ready for bed before an early start tomorrow. I'm dreading the long ...

Puffer fish, police, and the dreaded shrimp!!!

A travel blog entry by wherearetheynow


We have been planning this day for ages but either the weather or timing of it has just put it back to today. I checked the weather when I woke up and it was amazing, 100% clear blue skies with absolutely no clouds whatsoever.

We planned yesterday to go down early morning to the fishmongers and buy some shrimp. I won't name the type of shrimp just in case because apparently it is illegal to fish using shrimp as your bait....We found out more about this ...

Durban karma, part 1

A travel blog entry by terredeshommes


... une série de petites capsules informatives sur le pays, qui seront diffusées au Mexique lors de la coupe du monde. Autrement dit, ils ne sont pas là pour se reposer, et en pratique ils étaient déjà très fatigués de courir toute la journée et d'éditer les vidéos une bonne partie de la nuit (pour Alberto) et préparer le lendemain (pour Abril)...

Mais tout cela ne les a pas empêchés d'être super sympas! Non seulement ils m'ont conduit jusqu'à Durban, mais ils ...

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