Durban, South Africa
Durban is South Africa's Riviera. Graced with a subtropical climate, washed by the warm waters of the Mozambique Current, and blessed with golden beaches, the city attracts hundreds of thousands of visitors each year. At the heart of Durban lies the Golden Mile, a three-and a-half-mile stretch of beach lined with luxury hotels, amusement parks and popular restaurants and cafés. The city boasts superb botanical gardens, excellent museums and cultural attractions that include the famed Natal Playhouse. Durban is also your gateway to KwaZulu Natal, the Zulu Homeland. Experience Zulu culture on a visit to a cultural village or watch Zulu dancers greeting you on a visit to Shakaland.
Durban features a unique mix of African, Asian and Western influences, making it South Africa's most sophisticated city.