Unforgettable Diving in Sodwana

In September last year, my wife and I decided to escape the Cape Town winter for two weeks of sunshine and warm ocean in KwaZulu-Natal. We flew to Durban and from there hired…

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The Oyster Box Hotel, Durban

If you’re going to be spending any length of time in (beautiful) Durban, odds are you’re going to hear about The Oyster Box Hotel. It is, quite simply, one of the most luxe…

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Durban’s two favourite markets

I’m not sure quite when it happened, but Durban seems to have become the crafty capital of South Africa. Nowhere is this more evident than in their weekend markets: the by-now-famous…

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Priority Zone

Image credit Now here’s one I’m sure most of you have never heard of. How can I be so sure? Well, although I live in Cape Town I count myself as a Durbanite (I grew up there and…

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