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WIN: Boardriders – Durban’s Own Online Shop

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Durban’s very own, quite brilliant online shopping site – where you can get your surf or skate on, or style your way into an impeccable beach-ey wardrobe in a few clicks, and have delivery to your door, anywhere in SA in a few short days. FOR. FREE – Yup! free …

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South Africans – “We Do Tourism”

Indaba 2017 We Do Tourism

South African Tourism has used INDABA as a platform to launch I Do Tourism (IDT) – an initiative that seeks to remind South Africans of the importance of the tourism industry and the role they can play as advocates for South Africa and for tourism. The purpose of the campaign, …

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Durban Secures Indaba For Next Five Years

Indaba 2017

Speaking at the INDABA Travel and Tourism Show’s opening ceremony, President Jacob Zuma announced that Durban has secured the rights to host the show for the next five years. Commenting on the announcement, Chief Executive Officer of the Durban ICC, Lindiwe Rakharebe noted, “We are thrilled, honoured and proud to …

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Hilton Durban Finishes Hotel Refurbishment

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Well situated adjacent to the Durban International Convention Centre, the Hilton Durban is currently completing a major refurbishment, which was undertaken in five phases at a total capital investment of over ZAR 200 million. The full project will be scheduled for completion in 2018 after completing the meetings and banqueting …

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The Joint Beach Cafe and Jazz Lounge

The Joint

The Joint Jazz Cafe is the newest eatery on Durban’s beach front, under the creative genius of prominent Durban chef Brendon Newport. The aim is to bring the township vibe to the city by serving shisa nyama (meat, braaied the township way) along with the warmth and welcome that is …

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Picnic In Style At Tala Collection Private Game Reserve

Tala Collection Gourmet Picnic

Whether it is a romantic occasion or just a fun family outing, a picnic in the Great Outdoors under KwaZulu Natal’s big sky, with the benefit of the sublime weather (nearly) all-year-round lends itself to this pastime that never grows old. Impromptu road-trips and exploring the countryside are perfect opportunities …

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Magic Happens with The Magic Bean Foundation

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We take a look at a magical little foundation making big differences in the community – The Magic Bean Foundation does so much more than make and sell “stuff” they change lives! To view the products on offer from Magic Bean Foundation – and to place an order, email info@magicbeanfoundation.com …

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Air Seychelles starts flights to Durban!

Air Seychelles at KSIA

Today, the Province of KwaZulu-Natal welcomed the inaugural flight of Air Seychelles to Durban’s King Shaka International Airport. Air Seychelles will be flying a twice-weekly non-stop service on Thursdays and Saturdays, connecting Durban and the Seychelles’ capital Mahé, using an Airbus A320 Aircraft with a 16-seat business class and 120-seat …

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Poke Bowls “Pop Up” at Surf Riders

Poke Durban

A trend that is sweeping the globe, Poke has made landfall on Durban’s shores at everyones favourite beachfront haunt – Surf Riders Café! Not “poke” like the always awkward Facebook feature, but “POH-keh” — a raw fish salad, seasoned any way you want it. While it may seem like a new trend, …

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Durban ICC Achieves Third Clean Audit and Sustained Growth in Profits

Durban International Convention Centre

The Durban International Convention Centre continued its series of strong financial performances in 2016, growing its profits once again and receiving a clean, unqualified audit from the Auditor-General of South Africa for the third consecutive year. Speaking at the release of the Centre’s Annual Report, Board Chairperson, Mato Madlala said, …

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9th Avenue Bistro & Wicked Donuts – A match made in Heaven!

Spiced Pumpkin and Brown Butter Pecan Nut Icing

Renowned fine-dining restaurant and Durban institution; 9th Avenue Bistro has teamed up with Wicked Donuts to create a revolutionary line of “9th Avenue Collection” DOUGHNUTS! YASSSSS! 9th Avenue DOUGHNUTS!!!! If you’re anything like me, the mere mention of this will have you accepting that you will, probably soon, have to buy …

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Beer and Bratwurst on the Bay

Prost! The picturesque lawns of the Point Yacht Club will become all things German for the upcoming Beer and Bratwurst on the Bay, the second edition of the bay series for the club’s 125 birthday celebrations. Pictured getting into the mood are Tristan Wentzel (Systraat Serenade), Chef Markus Banziger, sailor Nhlanhla Phakathi and Lois Nel (Systraat Serenade).

The second edition of the festive bay series takes place as part of the Point Yacht Club’s 125 birthday celebrations on Saturday 25 March, this time with the Beer and Bratwurst on the Bay. Following the hugely successful Beer and Bunny on the Bay in January, the yacht club decided …

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Mo Magic: Moments of Wonder

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Following the success of his 2016 theatre tour, taking the experience of magic to audiences across the country, and recently returning from Las Vegas and Hollywood, magician extraordinaire Mo Magic is set to intrigue, astonish and entertain Durban audiences with his brand new theatre show titled “Moments of Wonder”. In this 90 minute …

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The Great Moscow Circus thrills in Durban

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The best from Russia and the world – A spectacular World Premiere of over 50 circus mega-stars Every great circus must have a Ringmaster and the Great Moscow Circus has the best! Mr Stanislav Kniazkov is a graduate of the famed Moscow City School of Circus Arts, and arrived in …

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Hotels pool resources to keep beachfront safe

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The Community Policing Forum is an initiative between the public and private sector to decrease crime in the entire Marine Parade precinct.  John Aritho, the General Manager (GM) of the Tsogo Sun Garden Court Marine Parade has noted that patrons of the hotel feel much safer and that the percentage …

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