Sunken Gardens, Durban

I had a little time this morning before a short tour to head on down to the beachfront. I was going to find a spot to have a cup of coffee and kill some time, but I got distracted by the nearby “Sunken Gardens” which have been rehabilitated.

Sunken Gardens, Durban Beachfront

Sunken Garden, Durban Beachfront

There’s two separate stories (as far as I know) as to how the gardens came to be.

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End of a Great Week

Moses Mabhida Stadium Furnicular Car

Moses Mabhida Stadium Furnicular Car

I don’t often get to tour Durban much these days, it seems most of the visitors to our shores are keen to get straight into the bush to track  down the “Big-5”. So this week I was pleased to be able to spend a little time in the city, from Umhlanga to Pietermaritzberg as well as Durban central. To me, Durban is one of the the most vibrant city’s in the country, whether just chilling out on the beach watching the surfers, or haggling over items at the Victoria Market, Durban is fun, friendly and exciting.

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