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Durban is most famous for its beautiful beaches, but the port city is a rapidly developing international city with a melting pot of cultures and a hip, youthful energy that has made it one of the country's most beloved tourist destinations.

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Boasting the country's largest Indian population, Durban is an intriguing blend of European architecture, African energy, and Indian cuisine - something truly unique.

Beaches, water parks, aquariums, and a thriving restaurant scene all combine to make Durban well worth the visit.

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South Africa’s premier beach escape, breezy and laid back Durban is a dynamic and multicultural city marked by its rich blend of African, European, and Asian cultures. Nowhere else in South Africa is it so easy to spend your day on the beach and then dine out on delicious Indian, Chinese, African, or European cuisine.


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