Don Oceanic

corner 20 John McIntyre & Sol Harris Cresent, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, 4001, South Africa | Hotel

Travel Blogs from Durban

First ever walking safari

A travel blog entry by deniseandted


... spotted jackal tracks, then rhino tracks, just below our bungalows! Then a herd of Burchell's zebra watching us from close by. Beautiful! From there we spent almost three hours, we had so many sightings. We passed near kudu before spotting white rhino, but dead-eyed Ted had spotted a giraffe across the riverbed, so off we went there first. A large male over 10 years old was nibbling at the thorny acacias, and we stayed nearby just watching him and taking photos as ...


A travel blog entry by ouryearinafrica


... we have God in our hearts then we are truly beautiful. The children then made egg carton spiders with pip cleaner legs and placed them onto a paper plate that had wool threaded across it like a web. Again, a proud mummy moment - this same school we had visited in our first week here in Africa, I remember Ollie was so nervous and didn't really want to join in, and even though he had allowed to get his face painted back then I knew how brave he ...

Seeing a bit of the Real Africa

A travel blog entry by cats-adventures


... Laura tried to get some of the sand out of her bikini and hair! We dried off, showered and were soon ready for our next adventure.

I was honestly quite worried about going into Durban city; from all the stories and negativity from the press and even the locals, Laura and I decided we were only going to go on public transport (as recommended) and dressed like locals as much as possible; jeans, cardigans and we took no bags. The first bus took an hour to get ...

Oooooh! Shaka

A travel blog entry by seanspacifica


... an exact replica built of the house where he was held under house arrest after he was moved from Robben Island.

Apparently he said it was the best house he had ever lived in and he was very happy there, so wanted a replica to live in now.

So, yeah it was actually a nice journey and now we make our way from the Eastern cape to the western cape where we will be staying in Knysna and exploring South Africa's stunning garden ...

Marine Charade

A travel blog entry by shellpom


... of towering waves so as to locate the 'backline’ and practise popping up at my leisure. Incidentally my GP, a real surfer, helpfully suggested that I leap off the pier instead and as much as I am programmed to obey learned science people in positions of responsibility, I am reserving my judgment on this piece of advice.

Having ascertained that I am not in danger of being stung into ...


This hotel, located on corner 20 John McIntyre & Sol Harris Cresent, Durban, is near uShaka Marine World, Mitchell Park, Nambiti Game Conservancy, and The Spa on Fairway.
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