The Durban Botanical Gardens is located on the east coast of Kwazulu-Natal. Established in 1849 this 15-hectare oasis is Africa’s oldest surviving botanic garden. The garden is filled with diverse plants, promoting biodiversity and environmentalism. The botanical gardens offer guided tours, scenic walkways, educational tours and even guided golf cart ventures through the area. Click on pic to find where to stay in the Durban area. 📸 Wayne77/Wikimedia Commons Info via Getaway
Just keep swimming... Summertime in Ballito, KZN North Coast - Bliss ❤️ Thompsons Bay is the perfect tidal pool to get some laps in if you don’t have one at home this Summer. Click on pic to find #wheretostay in Ballito central. 📷 Stan Shaw Photography Post via I Love Ballito
The magical KZN Dolphin Coast is a fantastic choice for your summer holiday. This lush strip of coastline starts about 45 minutes drive north of Durban. Click on pic to find KZN North Coast 'on the beach' accommodation on WhereToStay.co.za. 📸 @travellingcheapskates Post via South African Tourism @southafricauk
Umhlanga Rocks offers an abundance of fantastic holiday accommodation, fabulous shopping, and the Continental charm of outdoor restaurants in a laid-back village atmosphere. Glorious beaches offer endless opportunities for sun-worshippers, surfers and scuba divers. Click on pic to find where to stay this summer holiday in Umhlanga Rocks. 📸 Andrew Harvard Photography
Only 40 minutes from Durban you'll find Shongweni Dam and Nature Reserve with its surrounding cliffs and several other habitats that include valley bushveld and grassland. Click on pic to find overnight accommodation in Shongweni and surrounding areas. 📸 @quovadisafrica Post via South African Tourism @southafricauk
The small town of Port Edward is one of South Africa's true coastal gems. Nestled on the border of KwaZulu-Natal and the Eastern Cape along the sub-tropical Hibiscus Coast, Port Edward's balmy climate and relaxed island-style vibe make this the ultimate holiday destination. Click on pic to find where to stay in Port Edward, KZN South Coast. 📷 @sarahanddean Post via South African Tourism @southafricauk
Click on pic to find where to stay on the Berea. "Feel the electric street vibe and unique, historic architecture on Florida Road as you explore a range of restaurants, galleries, boutiques, studios and bars. Florida Road has definitely earned its reputation as one of the city's trendiest streets, where people gather to shop, eat, drink, meet and enjoy Durban’s seemingly endless summer."