Get in Touch with Nature

“Take a hike” may be yelled as an insult, but the reality couldn’t be further from it! Hiking along nature trails offers terrific benefits for your physical and mental health and well-being: Just one hour of hiking can burn well … Read More

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Above Par Golfing Experiences

This year’s Ryder Cup takes place 27 September to 2 October at Hazeltine National Golf Club in Chaska, Minnesota. While that is many miles from Umhlanga, it may well inspire you to hit a few balls at one of the … Read More


Wedding bells in Durban

The definition that a wedding is a ceremony where two people are united in marriage is so very clinical. What about the romance, the desire and willingness to share a future together, passion… and wedding plans? While wedding traditions and … Read More

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Home brewed talent comes to Umhlanga

Who can deny the pride shared by South Africans when some of our own go on to achieve international success and acclamation? Formed in 1998, The Parlotones are a rock band from Johannesburg headed by Kahn Morbee (vocals and rhythm … Read More

Markets abound – KZN’s trading history

KwaZulu-Natal’s strategic geographic position on world trade routes has linked Durban and surrounds to major global markets including the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, the Far East as well as the African continent. Durban handles close to 5 000 commercial vessels a … Read More

Durban hosts the 21st International AIDS Conference

Although the letters “HIV” and “AIDS” still evoke feelings of dread and dismay, South Africa has made positive strides in managing the HIV and AIDS epidemic since the end of 2008. This is in part due to the collaboration of … Read More

Things to do in Durban in winter

Winter in Durban is a relative concept. The weather is still great, although many people won’t be interested in swimming due to the cooler temperatures. There are still many things to do in and around Durban during this time of … Read More

The Vodacom Durban July 2016

The Durban July has been a landmark event in KwaZulu-Natal since 1897. It is one of South Africa’s greatest horse racing events and it’s also a fantastic opportunity for local fashionistas to see and be seen. The Durban July is … Read More

The 2016 Durban Boat and Lifestyle Show

The 2016 Durban Boat and Lifestyle Show will take place on Friday, 24 June – Sunday, 26 June at the Durban Marina. The widest variety of boats in all shapes and sizes will be featured at this event. Whether you’re … Read More

Seal – live in Durban this June

The hit artist Seal will be performing at the ICC Durban Arena on the 14th of June 2016. This popular singer has sold over 30 million albums and many fans will undoubtedly be flocking to the arena to hear him … Read More