29 On St James Colonial Guest Lodge
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... lion's tail fashioned into a witch doctors wand. Here, our guide
Jeffrey explained the various artifacts, beliefs, and rituals; giving
us an insight into the fascinating Zulu culture.
is the closest we could get to the the real Zulu, and see their
traditional lifestyle. Our guide, explained that they hope the
visitors will come to experience, a life close to the land. We asked
a few questions and he posed for some photographs with us ...
So it is 2.56. AM. Jet lag is obviously coming my way! Took so many sudafed/ nasal spray combinations that I forgot to take the jet lag tablets. Fail:(. I am winning on the hip knee pain combo. Yay Pilates! Might bust out a few more of those moves as the week goes on:) Raisin like tendencies. Dehydration is not My friend. Dry skin, eyes bulging, very thirsty to a point of waking ...
... In any event our backpacker lodge was the 'safe' Berea area, a couple of kilometers northwest of the city center. From here, frequent minibus taxis get you into town in a matter of minutes. These usually leave when full and pick up passengers all along the route as and when any space frees up. They complement the city bus system well, though it is rare to find any local whites using this mode of transport.
Durban's historical center is not ...
... years ago.
Things in Durban crime and security wise are much the same as they were in Pretoria with one needing to be constantly vigilant and alert. Once again I have had to seperate and hide valuables, passports etc - not relaxing! On arriving at Jills house they had pointed out a completely smashed door lying outside and told me they had come home in December and their door had been smashed in - every single one of ...
yesterday i watched the weekly twilight sail on the Harbor from a
clients window - the select patients i have acquired all have stunning
views - ( or would be if Durban was any other harbor and more nature was
evident. apparently it is one of the only functioning ecosystems in
this part of the coast . which i would like to read the study of because i
can hardly believe that! The harbor is lined with container ship docks being the largest port in Africa.
it was ...