Southern Sun North Beach

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


A travel blog entry by kayteroo


... out!! We didn't feel threatened or anything but just felt like we were at the wrong beach!!

So after a little walk we decided to head to the football stadium that was built for the world cup as we had heard there was a giant swing from the top that you could jump off....of course Anthony wanted to do it!!! Unfortunately as it was Christmas eve it closed early so he couldn't do it :(
We took a little open top tram ride from ...

Melville, Glenhills and the Luthuli museum

A travel blog entry by katyn19


... and money to support these people - then I could see the benefits of documenting the visit, but it still seemed like a double edged sword to me and I know which side cut sharpest. I decided not to take photos myself but to sit and take it all in instead. As I did, I was saddened by an 18 month old toddler walking around the central grassy area with a dirty, snot encrusted face. My nephew is this age and the contrast could not be starker. It was fantastic to donate clothes to ...

Phinda - the reserve next door

A travel blog entry by jarogalski

... found the lions and they were sleeping in some tall grass. There were two females and two young male lions. They thought they would soon begin walking to join the rest of their pride in a field not too far away. Sure enough, after a few minutes, the lions came out of the trees and started walking down the trail to the field. They say the large animals mostly walk on the trails because it's easier for their footing. We followed ...

Diarrhoea Day ... Oh the joys ...

A travel blog entry by danib1985


... But I ended up not giving a flying one and just laughing to myself, I was just grateful to be sat on a toilet and to have toilet paper!!! Simple things!!! Every bloody 20 mins sat down for about 10 mins haha. Went in at one point and the paramedics and nurses (Canadians) were all just gettin out of the shower, by this time I had pre warned pretty much all females in the building...I said oh I'll wait, they were like no its fine, go! I was like no no I'll wait. ...

Living in the Durban Bubble

A travel blog entry by soulfood

... like that is such a shame, when a little patience to make thebloody thing grow makes such a reward. Another thing I have seen isbusloads of kids on an excursion to the beach – they all run to the water with a drink bottle to fill up with salt water. Apparently theydrink it later for a clensing effect. Apparently it is 'our tradition' .

It feels like a big city when one comes back from Mozambique - blessed be a driving experience free of pot ...

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