The Benjamin

141 Florida Road, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, 4001, South Africa | Hotel
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This hotel, located on 141 Florida Road, Durban, is near uShaka Marine World, Mitchell Park, Nambiti Game Conservancy, and Natal Shark Board.
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    Travel Blogs from Durban

    Filling in the waiting days

    A travel blog entry by mickoobyrne on Apr 06, 2014

    2 comments, 5 photos

    ... sum. Yeah sure!
    So forms filled, carnet (car passport) handed over, safety vest and boots on and we are off to the shipping yard at the port. There is the usual over zealous security process at the gate including a breath test to see if you are drunk, then a long long walk in the sun thru rows and rows of containers to where they think your containers is, but its's NOT. So a wait while someone looks again and there is a bit of yelling between fork lift drivers and guys with ...

    Melville, Glenhills and the Luthuli museum

    A travel blog entry by katyn19 on May 17, 2013

    16 photos

    ... of all people, giving voice to women as well as the black population. Throughout his lifetime he was placed under house arrest, given banning orders to prevent him from receiving visitors, and endured multiple attempts by the then South African government to silence him. In 1961 he was awarded the Nobel prize and was at first refused travel to Oslo to collect it. When he did get there he was offered a comfortable life in Norway but refused, preferring to return to fight for his ...

    World cruise 2013

    A travel blog entry by nando64 on Apr 12, 2013

    11 photos

    ... restaurant. Since I had diarrhea that morning and we had no medication we went looking for a pharmacy and got the medication, which I quickly took with some water before looking over the shops. Again we paid a coffee shop for internet service but never got on line. Since I was not feeling the greatest we took the next shuttle to the ship and I slept for about 3 hours that afternoon. I stopped having explosive diarrhea so we went to a vigil mass ...

    Diarrhoea Day ... Oh the joys ...

    A travel blog entry by danib1985 on Oct 06, 2012

    6 photos

    ... is herbal....right nice try. H got out the tequila and said we could have free shots so he lined them up, then Vladia gets Julia up on the bar lying down and people have to take shots off her belly, was so funny, Vladia was chasing me as I refused to have a shot and they wouldn't shut up!!! Then she said ok, well Julia needs a shot, u get on the bar so she can have one off I thought ok, then the bar man does it and spills it all over me....oh my god and I ...

    Living in the Durban Bubble

    A travel blog entry by soulfood on Dec 27, 2011

    ... wire.
    Freeway gazelle :
    the sub branch of zimbabwe and nambian immigrant that run across freeways as part of their day. In the western world as children we play frogger – eish – Afrika is tough on its children.Its hard to see the bush people - the same genetics as the tribe from "the gods must be crazy" - making a day to day existence in this strange jungle.

    All of you who know me can you ever imagine me being comfortable in a city where ...