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Umhlanga in Durban, South Africa – Hints and Tips on what to do in Umhlanga

Umhlanga in Durban, South Africa – Hints and Tips on what to do in Umhlanga.

Umhlanga is a residential, commercial and resort town north of Durban. It is a buzzing town with a wonderful atmosphere full of holiday apartments and hotels.

There are many things to do when visiting Umhlanga whether you are traveling alone or with your family or partner. Don’t miss the beautiful and safe beaches where you can go surfing or body boarding as well as snorkelling and exploring the rock pools.

A walk along the promenade is always such fun for the young through to the elderly. Let your children play and wander along the beach while you watch them and stroll along the promeande. There are always other people walking or running for both fun and fitness...

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Durban Beaches – Hints and Tips on the best beaches north of Durban, South Africa

Durban Beaches – Hints and Tips on the best beaches north of Durban, South Africa.
So you are visiting Durban and want to know which are the best beaches to visit? Have a go at the southern beaches especially if you are interested in surfing but for more family orientated beaches  travel further north and you will come across the very family orientated Umhlanga Rocks Village.

The beaches of Umhlanga allow you to explore the beautiful rock pools with your family. Umhlanga’s beaches offer you a huge variety from surfing to exploring the rock pools. Visit the main beach or walk further along to Bronze Beach to surf and body board in shark protected and life guarded beaches...

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South Africa Holidays

Planning to go on vacations with your family or friend or with that special someone, then why not travel to one of the most popular tourist destination in the world South Africa.

South Africa is known for its wildlife safaris, stunning beaches, beautiful cities, award-winning wines, superb scenery, lively nightlife and great cuisine. There is a lot to see and do in this diverse country. South Africa holidays are the best option for people who are looking for some adventure and thrill as you can also get yourself indulged in crocodile cave diving, whale watching, vineyard visiting, bungee jumping, canoeing, mountain climbing, hot air ballooning and various other exciting activities. Your vacations in South Africa are incomplete without the wildlife safari...

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South Africa Holidays

A country to inspire
South Africa is well endowed with a wide variety of experiences to explore. From watching the big five in one of the worlds biggest national parks to enjoying a relaxing time at our blue flag beaches to surfing at some of the worlds best super tubes. You can choose to sift through our unmatched cultural and wine routes or you can opt to learn a lot through world heritage sites. You can watch whales doing acrobatics at the worlds whale watching capital or come up close and personal with the great whites or simply take part in any of the endless adrenalin pumping adventure sports that are on offer in the air, sea or on land...

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South Africa Safari Holiday

A Safari in South Africa is an eclectic trip that can include heading out on safari from a very comfortable safari lodge or camp perhaps in the Kruger, Madikwe or Kwandwe safari locations, after spotting the big five and enjoying evenings around the camp fire exchanging stories you might like to head to Cape Town for a few nights of cosmopolitan dinning, a trip up Table Mountain, a boat trip out to Robben Island where Nelson Mandela was held captive, or enjoy a trip along the coast to the many beautiful bays that hold fabulous beaches for picnics and walks. Nearby are botanical gardens, animal sanctuaries, the winelands, and many nature trails to explore and also Cape Point and the Boulders beach penguin colonies.

After enjoying Cape Town and the surrounds there is ...

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Car Hire South Africa

South Africa is a fantastic place which offers the opportunity of a vacation of a lifetime. Verify out low priced Vehicle Employ To the south Africa service these days and see what it can add to your holiday. There is so much to determine and do on this magnificent country which is ripe for discovery by road. There are nine provinces in To the south Africa. When arriving into To the south Africa you are likely to land at either Johannesburg Air-port or Cape Town International airport or possibly Durban International airport. Grab a low-cost car hire South Africa deal at all these airports as well as many much more location all through the nation. Going to South Africa is definitely an amazing encounter...

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The living Africa

Travel Africa
by feztoo

It is generally believed that human life first began on the continent of Africa – some 7 million years ago. Today, Africa is a continent with a fascinating diversity of peoples, who make up about 10% of the world population. These peoples together make up about 50 nations and some of these have 20 or more different ethnic groups living within their boundaries. Thanks to this diversity, at least 1,000 different languages have been identified in Africa reflecting unmatched ethnic diversity of this continent

The majority of the countries in Africa are inhabited by peoples of African origin. Some ethnic groups have been affected by the migration of Arab peoples into northern Africa...

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Africa Tours

Travel Africa
by feztoo

The word “tour” can conjure up images of inebriated sports-fans or busloads of the blue rinse brigade complete with walking frames all being shepherded by a stern, clip-board wielding, dictator. However to dispel these ghastly images, let me introduce you to very rare Africa Tours – which we like to call our Pink Diamond Safaris.

Africa is of course well known for its prodigious diamond production. What is not necessarily as well known is that Australia is a source of the rare and infinitely more valuable pink diamonds. Destinations Africa Pink Diamond Safaris would constitute similarly unique Africa tours

As you tour Africa, your itinerary can even include a diamond workshop visit – watch rough diamonds as they are transformed into creations of fire and light by a team of skil...

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Upington South Africa

Travel Africa
by barron

South Africa draws in tourists like bees to honey. For the reason there are countless low cost airlines offering cheap flights to South Africa nearly throughout the year. Upington is a tourist’s hotspot. Tourists both local and overseas come to enjoy sunshine, friendly people, the unique tribal life of San and Nama Bushmen around Upington, the marvel of the mighty Orange river, wine tours and canoeing down the Orange river. Situated on the banks of the Orange River, Upington is surrounded by bright green vineyards. The Orange River Wine Cellar is the largest wine co-operative in South Africa. For all wine connoisseurs, spend the day at Orange River Wine Cellars.  You could do a wine tasting in town at a co-op of five different wine cellars...

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Volunteer in Africa

Volunteering in Africa is a new trend that is rising in the world. Many people are looking to Africa and find ways to help the local communities. Volunteering in Africa provides a host of new opportunities and challenges to whomever who wants to volunteer abroad. Africa is the second largest continent in the world. Second to Asia, it has a billion people with a diverse set of cultures. There are over 1000 languages spoken from Kiswahili to Arabic. Sudan is the largest country while Seychelles is the smallest.  The main official languages spoken are English, French and Spanish. There are also two main religions which are, Christianity and Islam, although there are many more traditional religions or folk religions...

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