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SA’s Mystery Ghost Bus Tour returns to Durban

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The ‘Mystery Ghost Bus’ – a first for South Africa – starting out way back in 2001, with such well-known celebrity hosts such as ex-Police File presenter, David Hall-Green, to play the role as the initial celebrity tour guides around the country, sees SA’s national ghostly night tours roaming dark …

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South Africa’s first Burrito Bar opens its doors!

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On 17 September 2015, local entrepreneurs, Michele and Ken Fourie (founders of Wakaberry in 2011), will open the doors to South Africa’s first Burrito Bar. The new ‘taqueria’ style restaurant, named Four15, will be introducing the Durban North community to an innovative new dining concept, as well as something unique …

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Durban Summer Beach Vibes

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If you’re in Durban – this video will make you want to go to the beach. If you’re not in Durban – why on earth not?!? Video shot by Pixtreme SA with a Phantom 2 and GoPro Hero 3 Black. Pixtreme says: “WOW! What a cracker day in our beautiful …

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CHRIS DE BURGH & BAND LIVE THE HANDS OF MAN TOUR

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Coming to Durban in 2016!!! Few artists can lay claim to international success spanning three decades, but Chris De Burgh has achieved precisely that. The legendary artist will be performing eight shows in South Africa in support of his new album, “The Hands of Man”. Tour Dates: Johannesburg: 5th/6th/8th & …

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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

Top 3 Rising Stars winners - Eli Ball, Blaire Hill & Neliswa Jili - Photo Credit: Simphiwe Kevin Mkhwanazi

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

By Muller's 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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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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