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About Durban, South Africa

Durban is a natural paradise known for its gorgeous coastline of sun-kissed beaches and subtropical climate, situated on the eastern seaboard of Africa. The City is built around one of the busiest ports in Africa and our people are our pride. The city focuses on providing visitors with a unique set of experiences that go beyond the beach and into the realm of Durban’s diverse culture, urban lifestyle and scenic diversity. The City of Durban is an elegant, mature and ambitious city. It is a trendsetter in offering great lifestyle, speckled with adventure activities, blessed with natural beauty and is an astonishingly liveable city. Whether you here as a business delegate or a leisure traveler there is a warm African flavor that will capture your heart forever. READ MORE

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  • Find a spot, purchase some delicous food from a wide variety of aritsan food stalls, and top your glass with a local craft beer or a tasteful wine from the locals. Live acoustic music from talented sa artists more...
  • It’s that time again when local music industry gear up for the annual Metro FM Music Awards. The 15th Metro FM Music Awards will take place on 27 February 2016 at Inkosi Albert Luthuli Convention Centre, Durban.more...
  • IJE – a jazz extravaganza – celebrates this unique art form, showcasing the pure jazz greats, bringing together the jazz beau monde of the African continent and around the world.more...
  • March 28, 2016, 8pm, R400, ICCmore...
  • Big Concerts confirmed today that multi-platinum recording artist Josh Groban will be returning to South Africa in support of his number one album ‘Stages’ to perform in Johannesburg, Durban and Cape Town in April 2016. more...
  • The popular New Orleans Essence Festival is Heading to our Shores in Durban in 2016 & 2017. More Information Coming Soon.more...
Experience Durban
  • Just beyond the bustling city of Durban lies the cool, tranquil Valley of 1000 Hills. The valley is a scenic 30-minute drive inland from the city and the Indian Ocean.
    Next to the uMngeni River estuary lies the “Green Hub” which is the centre of the Durban Green Corridor initiative. Green Hub is an environmental friendly building.
    Take a trip on the SkyCar or make the 550-step adventure walk to the top of the arch and enjoy panoramic views of the Indian Ocean and Durban.
    The Inanda Heritage Route takes in some of the most important, albeit little-known, historical sites of Durban. Winding its way through the Inanda Valley.
    This magnificent stretch of coast extends from Athlone Park in the north to Clansthal in the south, and boasts 40 kilometres of golden beaches
    Visitors from around the world flock to the holiday resort village of Umhlanga to relax and have fun on one of the most beautiful coastlines in the world.
    Aliwal Shoal, just off the coast of Umkomaas, has a spectacular marine ecosystem. It is Rated among the top five warm water diving spots in the world.
    The world class uShaka Marine World, situated in Durban, South Africa, Sea World, Wet ‘n Wild, and uShaka Beach, to the night time festivities of the Village Walk.
    Wilson’s Wharf, situated on Durban’s Victoria embankment between the Yacht Mole and the Sugar Terminal, is the City’s trendiest fusion of fun, food and crafts

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