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Durban - Some background...

KwaZulu Natal has an estimated population of 9 million, with Durban having an estimated population of 3.2 million (1996). There are 11 official languages, with English, Afrikaans, Zulu and Xhosa being the most spoken. The region got its name in 1816, when the reigning chief - King Shaka, named his Kingdom KwaZulu - the Place of the People of Heaven. The history and folklore of KZN can be experienced through the many battlefields, cultural sites and tours, found in KZN.
Durban's climate is an idyllic subtropical, which prevails throughout the year. Inland areas are more temperate.
Durban was bought from King Shaka for use as a trading post. The original township layout was named D'Urban after the then Cape of Good Hope Governor. Durban is now a mega city, encompassing some 2297 square kilometre's. It has Africa's largest and busiest port (the 9th largest in the world), which moves 33 000 000 tonnes annually.

Durban - South Africa's playground...

No city brings you closer to the action than Durban. Here, you can see eye to eye with a Great White shark at the spectacular uShaka Marine World island or experience the heart pounding excitement of a world class casino as you roll the dice and flirt with lady luck. There are enough natural highs to thrill the most hardent outdoors enthusiast - a dolphinarium, bird sanctuary and numerous game parks are all within your reach. For party people, there's fabulous exotic cuisine, multiplex cinemas and cutting-edge nightclubs. Nature trails or shopping safaris, water sports or simple sunbathing...
There's something for everyone in one of South Africa's most adventurous cities!