Gibela Backpackers Lodge

Address: 119 Ninth Avenue, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, 4001, South Africa | Hostel
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This hostel, located on 119 Ninth Avenue, Durban, is near uShaka Marine World, Mitchell Park, Natal Shark Board, and Nambiti Game Conservancy.
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    Travel Blogs from Durban

    Durban Today

    A travel blog entry by bushmantours on Jul 03, 2015

    4 photos

    After a good nights sleep, Bernard and I travelled to Durban. My intention was to go to home affairs to sort a few things out. I took one look at the queue, which was out the door and around the side of the building, and decided standing in that queue was not going to happen. We then went across the city to Greyville Racecourse. The SABC were rigging for the Durban July Handicap which is on saturday. So ...

    It feels like home ......

    A travel blog entry by the4thjourney on Feb 10, 2015

    1 comment, 2 photos

    ... the beach was followed by some last minute preparation for my “Witness Talk” at Westville a few hours later. Lunch with Bro Barry Van
    Heerden and a young family (Bro Lithle & Sis Rose) who live in isolation was followed by a drive and visit to their very humble little home where Barry and I were treated like royalty as we talked about our love and hope of the coming Kingdom of God ……..

    Yes …… it feels like home !!!


    Comrades Marathon 2014

    A travel blog entry by cherie9 on Jun 01, 2014

    20 photos

    ... year I wanted to do something that was special since I was turning 30. Well Comrades worked out great timing wise, since it is exactly a week before my birthday. Not to mention it has always been a dream to go to South Africa and so pushing my limits to do a distance that was beyond my comprehension, and experiencing South Africa just seem to fit the perfect celebration for my birthday. So now all that was pending, was to convince Fred to run the race with me ...

    Welcome to Africa

    A travel blog entry by mickoobyrne on Mar 23, 2014

    2 photos

    ... the beachfront as it was a public holiday and there were street entertainers, music and laughter and people of all races, whites, Indians and black Africans but noticeably very few mixed race couples or families. Perhaps the rainbow nation is still moving towards that type of integration. The morning was marred only by an event of significance. Mike had warned me to be careful around ATM's and after I had gotten some cash he decided to also get some when a young ...


    A travel blog entry by ouryearinafrica on Aug 18, 2013

    3 comments, 13 photos

    ... by girls with clearly non functioning legs and the other a girl standing showering and all of them singing, top of their voices songs to God. As each of them finished they worked out some sort of Rubik's cube of movements as each girl moved form chair to wheelchair before working out first to leave the room followed by the others. Each helping the other to hold the chair still as the climbed in or pushing each chair a different direction. I felt ...