THURSDAY, DECEMBER 17 — DURBAN, SOUTH AFRICA: 7:30am – 6pm

Known as “the Asian Capital of South Africa”, Durban is city on the Indian Ocean where Zulu, Indian, and European cultures thrive against the backdrop of golden sand beaches, majestic mountain ranges, and plunging valleys. Get a henna tattoo at the Victoria Street Market, visit a traditional Zulu homestead in the Valley of 1,000 Hills, and take a make a splash with a ride on Africa’s highest waterslide.

CULTURAL THOUGHTS

»» Africa Geographic: 10 ways to say hello to a South African »»

»» Art Hearty: 5 elements of (Pan) African art »»

»» The South African: 12 reasons Durban is the spot for street food »»

»» Travelground: Durban — the Art Deco Capital of South Africa »»

MAPS

»» Official Site KwaZulu Natal: KwaZulu-Natal map »»

»» Geology.com: South Africa map »»

»» Planetware: Durban map »»

LOCAL TRAVEL SITES

»» Official Site KwaZulu Natal: Durban metro »»

»» Official Site KwaZulu Natal: Downloadable Durban brochure »»

»» Official Site: South Africa »»