Riviera Hotel

Address: 127 Victoria Embankment Esplanade, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, 4001, South Africa | Hotel
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This hotel, located on 127 Victoria Embankment Esplanade, Durban, is near uShaka Marine World, Mitchell Park, Nambiti Game Conservancy, and The Spa on Fairway.
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    Travel Blogs from Durban

    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 !!!


    Welcome to Africa

    A travel blog entry by mickoobyrne on Mar 23, 2014

    2 photos

    ... friendly outgoing folk with a zest for life and boisterous engagement in a range of topics. All were very kind to me and offered advise and connections for my future travels. It is interesting to see that they all live in mini fortresses with high walls, electric fences and big electric gates topped by barbed wire. NOBODY parks their car on the road lest it be stolen and the beautiful tree lined streets are empty with everyone inside their own compounds. ...

    Day 8: Arrivederci!

    A travel blog entry by karen612 on Dec 04, 2013

    2 photos

    Goodbye dear Sinfonia, Lady of the Sea. Today up early for a 6:00am breakfast and 7:20am disembarking. Up at 4:30am so that we don't miss a 7:20am call. o.O The ship must have pulled in the stabilizers to go faster ( my expert nautical opinion o.O) The ride was uneasy and fast, took more medication as a hypochondriacal precaution, and only slept for two hours. The next morning It was too early to eat breakfast but we have eaten to our hearts ...

    Wks 65 & 66 - Durban to St Lucia

    A travel blog entry by juliestaub on Jul 13, 2012

    75 photos

    ... in order to gain a marriage proposal. Another interesting cultural belief is that to test if a woman is a virgin before marriage she must break a certain river reed at a certain point in the stem. If she breaks it on the nodule then she is considered to be a virgin and payment will be around 15 cows instead of 10. We walked around the Maphephetheni village with our guide checking out various styles of huts, getting explanations about the kraal which is where they keep ...

    Rich man, poor man, beggar man, thief

    A travel blog entry by jesshill on Jul 06, 2012


    This old tune came into my mind earlier and whilst the 'tinker, tailor, solider, sailor' may not apply, the last part works in explaining the polar opposites of characters and experiences we have had in the last few days. I cannot really imagine another time where having cocktails, 4 hour border crossings, gospel music played until 1am and houses bordered with electric fences would all be part of a few consecutive days.

    Our last day in ...