Bucket list : Halcyon House – Featured Durban Blog

Bucket list : Halcyon House: Spotted this beauty doing the rounds on instagram and had to do a bit more investigating. Then the latest est living newsletter landed in my inbox with a full feature on the magnificent Halcyon House in Australia – absolutely smitten! What an amazing space which I’ve now added to my bucket list of places to stay – in love with the tiles and the pool loungers – that’s what a holiday should look like! Pics via est living Fill in the form below to have your blog featured on MyDurban … [Read more...]

Fairlight Beach House – Featured Durban Blog

Fairlight Beach House: Umdloti is a little coastal town just outside Durban, which didn’t even exist at the turn of last century. Now a thriving little town bustling with restaurants, beach homes and surfers, it’s one of the best escapes on our doorstep and a weekend spent there provides the perfect antidote to city life. Back in the early 1900s, all that existed was vegetation and sand dunes. But a young Kimberley diamond prospector bought a plot of land unsighted and made his way down to Natal and then on to Umdloti by ox wagon from Verulam, … [Read more...]

‘Nowhere to hold my brother’s funeral,’ says pensioner waiting for a house

Durban in the News: 'Nowhere to hold my brother's funeral,' says pensioner waiting for a house: Pensioner Mirriam Zondi says that when her brother, Mthokozisi, died "neighbours had to donate bricks so that I had a shelter to accommodate mourners". Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

Halloween Haunted House at Crocworld Conservation Centre

Halloween Haunted House at Crocworld Conservation Centre: Sign-it @ Syms presents the second annual Halloween celebration at Crocworld Conservation Centre on Saturday, 28th October, between 16h00 and 21h30. Located just outside Scottburgh, it will only be the second time in Crocworld’s thirty-two year history, that it will be open after normal working hours. “This year’s celebration promises to be bigger and better than last year, with ‘The Haunted House’ being the theme of the event,” said Martin Rodrigues, the Crocworld Conservation Centre … [Read more...]