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Kevin Hart – What Now? Tour is coming to Durban!

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After bringing out some of the biggest comedy acts in the world such as: Michael McIntyre, Eddie Izzard, Jimmy Carr, Russell Peters and Jim Jefferies, Real Concerts is proud to announce that they will be bringing the biggest comedy show in the world to South Africa! The Kevin Hart What …

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Friday Fan Day Photo Gallery 04/09/2015

By Kyle Woodenberg Photography

Our selection of the best pics from across Durban and the province of KZN this week! If you would like to have your awesome photos featured here, please send them to us by: – Email info@5stardurban.co.za – Post them on our Facebook Page http://www.facebook.com/5stardurban – Or you can also tag …

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When you prefer knots to km/h…

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The 5 Star Durban “Crew” were recently treated to a Durban Harbour tour by Boating World.  We found ourselves on board one of their many offerings, a pre-loved Riviera 37.  Now before I bore you with boat-speak – it was only a two hour tour, and by the end of …

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Durban – We’ve done it!

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The announcement was made this morning! The 2022 Commonwealth Games will be held in Durban! After a long anxious wait, Durban has finally been confirmed as the host city for the 2022 Commonwealth Games. South Africans & Durbanites, young and old, should feel a great sense of pride in the city. …

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The Durban Fashion Fair Roundup

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This past week saw the brightest stars of Durban fashion showcasing their masterpieces all in one place, with shows from Wednesday to Saturday, and a gorgeous exhibition there was bound to be something for everyone! Photo Credit: Sassy Media Durban’s glittering Durban Fashion Fair (DFF) – now in its fourth year, …

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Mumford & Sons heading to Durban in 2016

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British rock band Mumford & Sons are heading to South Africa in 2016. The band will kick off their much anticipated tour in The Mother City on 29 January 2016 at the Grand Parade. Durban will play host next at the Botanic Gardens on 3 February. The final show will …

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Friday Fan Day Photo Gallery 28/08/2015

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Our selection of the best pics from across Durban and the province of KwaZulu-Natal this week! If you would like to have your awesome photos featured here, please send them to us by: – Email info@5stardurban.co.za – Post them on our Facebook Page http://www.facebook.com/5stardurban – Or you can also tag …

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Sharks feeding off a whale carcass at Aliwal Shoal

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Aliwal Shoal has long been rated as one of the best dive sites in the world, home to a variety of tropical and subtropical fish and dozens of corals. Last week, a free meal in the form of a whale carcass resulted in many a visitor stopping by, including dusky, …

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Durban to play host to the World Social Science Forum 2015

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The city of Durban will yet again play host to another major international event – the fourth annual World Social Science Forum(WSSF2015) will host delegates and speakers from more than 50 countries. Speakers scheduled to speak at the forum include the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation’s (UNESCO) director …

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No slaving over a hot stove when you have “My Chef”

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My Chef is an online company operating 24/7 that offers a range of healthy meals delivered to your door every Tuesday and Friday. Meals are specially designed by registered dietician Julie Thomas. If you have a busy life, are health and body conscious, wanting healthy meals as part of your …

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Friday Fan Day Photo Gallery 21/08/2015

By Allan Rein

Our selection of the best pics from across Durban and the province of KwaZulu-Natal this week! If you would like to have your awesome photos featured here, please send them to us by: – Email info@5stardurban.co.za – Post them on our Facebook Page http://www.facebook.com/5stardurban – Or you can also tag …

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Remo’s Originale’s new Pasta Factory addition

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Well-known Italian bistro, Remo’s Originale in Mount Edgecombe underwent a thrilling face-lift, revealing a Pasta Factory as a new addition. This exciting addition to the restaurant will make penne, tagliatelle, linguine, fusilli, spaghetti and all these pastas will all be made from scratch daily. Customers will have the option of …

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Meet one of SA’s youngest millionaires

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The Foreign exchange market is the biggest financial market in the world. At least four trillion dollars is traded on currency markets on a daily basis. This market is known for its volatility and high risk nature, which is why it is mostly traded by banks and big corporate. However …

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Lambert House – Spectacularly Tasteful & Delightfully Grand

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Durban has a new darling – The charming Lambert House, a refreshing change from the ordinary! Steeped in history, this 118 year old house has been transformed from a grand manor family home into a delightfully grand boutique guest house. Co-Owners Lisa Woodhouse & Willard Maseko manage this beautiful retreat, …

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Durban’s very own Cereal Killers

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This may sound like something out of a movie but this is real life, yes, South Africa has its very own cereal cafe. Huddled in the vibrant suburbs of Berea. The insanely awesome Cereal Killers Cafe is a family owned neighbourhood treasure that serves up a range of Mokador coffees and …

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SA’s top wine show set to dazzle KZN

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Experience the best of the South African wine industry at the Mercury Wine Week, August 27 – 29, SUNCOAST. Wine lovers and wine makers, sommelier and amateur tasters, fridge fillers and wine cellar collectors, you don’t want to miss this year’s Mercury Wine Week. Envelop your senses in tannins and …

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Friday Fan Day Photo Gallery 14/08/2015

By Kyle Woodenberg Photography

Our selection of the best pics from across Durban and the province of KwaZulu-Natal this week! If you would like to have your awesome photos featured here, please send them to us by: – Email info@5stardurban.co.za – Post them on our Facebook Page http://www.facebook.com/5stardurban – Or you can also tag …

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Pay for your parking via your phone at The Pavilion

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Shoppers at The Pavilion will soon be using their phones to pay for their parking. The mall attracts around 1,8 million shoppers every month so you can imagine the amount of people who stand in long queues to pay for their parking tickets. MasterCard came up with a genius way …

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