Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani

63 Snell Parade, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, 4001, South Africa | 3 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Durban

We Be Chillin' Yo!!!

A travel blog entry by teachinghenrys


... on the beach and sun-downers. What a tough life ;)

I promise I'll write more later this week about the recent insanity. To try and organise documents to apply for our working visas for Egypt has been an absolute nightmare. But a nightmare in which we can certainly see God's grace and guidance. Anywho, till then, keep it real...

Melville, Glenhills and the Luthuli museum

A travel blog entry by katyn19


... possessions, and therefore felt heavy in my hands. Child benefit here is £10 a month, so my iPad would support a family for three and a half years, yet it's something I could afford to buy every month as a luxury item. I struggled with this actuality and felt like an intruder. Why did we need to take photographs? To record our own experiences? To show the people back home the 'poor children' of Africa? To bring a momentary smile to a child's face? If used for good - to ...

Phinda - the reserve next door

A travel blog entry by jarogalski

... a bamboo stick and rifle and set out on foot (yikes!) to see if they can find the lions. They said the lions were likely sleeping in the afternoon sun somewhere. I noticed right away that they left the keys in the truck and planned an escape route in case we needed one. Not a well thought out plan, mind you, because in my head LIONS kept repeating over and over. After what seemed an eternity, they came back and told us ...

Diarrhoea Day ... Oh the joys ...

A travel blog entry by danib1985


... Felt ill with it now, bought some more water, got back to the hostel and told Vladia, bowkea gave me a banana as that apparently helps!! So I just kept nipping off to the toilet really and drinking water, decided I wouldn't eat dinner, jealous as it is curry but really didn't think that would help the situation!!! It was great when no one was in the toilets, still funny for me, but then when people were in the shower or toilet, it's ever more embarrassing ...

Living in the Durban Bubble

A travel blog entry by soulfood

... each other in the center of the road to defend their territory only in the last days before christmas have some more entrepreneral beggars had a hand full of santa hats to flog at each robot.

I expected more patients with the land and more of a traditional living with the earth cultural behaviour from the native African cultures here. - I suppose most if not all are urbanly displaced. But to knock unripe baby mangos out of a tree by any way possible and eat it ...

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This 3 star hotel, located on 63 Snell Parade, Durban, is near uShaka Marine World, Mitchell Park, Nambiti Game Conservancy, and The Spa on Fairway.
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