Southern Sun Elangeni

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

The return to South Africa

A travel blog entry by liammichelle


Upon our return to South Africa we found ourselves on our own again, this time in Durban. Despite the fact that we were staying in the 'Southern Sun' Hotel, it was raining heavily (You wonder why we wear our raincoats in every photo). The following day we were met by a familiar, friendly face. Andrew who we met on the Western Australia tour was …

Digging Durban

A travel blog entry by eddim


... South Africans because it’s on the coast and the water is always warm. However aside from the beach scene and a few other tourist places there is not much to see and do especially for a foreign tourist. Nevertheless, my first three days in Durban was spent playing tourist with Jesse as she was leaving to go home soon. Then the day she was leaving, Tymaree and Andre were arriving for about four days and we continued to play tourist on as slightly lesser ...

The Township Tour

A travel blog entry by dustinkaspar


... We arrived at a regular house in the township, one bustling with all manner of people. The healer was about to go to church but had time to meet with us as a group. Her job is to communicate with the ancestors and she came out to say hello to us all in an outdoor corridor. After greeting us, she gave us all individual hugs and welcomed us. Upon the finale of her hugs, she pointed at the youngest of the college girls and said ‘I need to meet with her alone.’ It was ...

Day 28 - Catching up with friends

A travel blog entry by scatterling


... of good friends is when you can just start up where you left off all those years before. I was pleased to get their text saying that they had got home safely as it is a 2 and a half hour drive back to Mtuba, and the weather was not nice.

Nic was happy to just stay in the apartment chilling and getting over her flu. Tim ...

Do you know what a hand grenade is?

A travel blog entry by maclaren

... section of their Yacht Master exams (tomorrow). They introduce me to hand grenades, a tumbler full of red bull with two shots balanced in the top, jagermeister and tequila (the trigger). You pull the trigger, neck the tequila and the jagermeister falls into the red bull, creating a jagerbomb, down the hatch that goes. I think I can remember doing five or more of these, I only had two beers all night and they were stubbies. Needless to say I was smashed.

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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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