Cocktail Time at the Lighthouse

Cocktail time. After our high tea at the Oyster Box in Umhlanga we paid a visit to the Lighthouse Bar. Great cocktails and good service. Stay and eat eat if you like – the menu looked good. After the high tea we could not have done the menu any justice. #umhlanga #rocks. #kzn #kwazulunatal #oysterboxhotel…

Durban Holiday 2016

A Durban Holiday, all about family and friends. A Durban Holiday filled with great beaches and superb food and camaraderie.

Morning on an Empty Beach

Morning on an empty beach with just the sound of the surf. Look closely and there’s a city on the horizon. Just nice to be alone on the beach.

High Tea and Lighthouse

High Tea Situated on the Umhlanga Rocks beachfront with a view of the lighthouse is the Oyster Box Hotel, voted the number one hotel in Africa. An attraction is the high tea, a daily event which has to be booked. It is a fantastic experience. The Lighthouse Bar Having fueled up on great high tea…

Durban from North Beach

Durban from North Beach. Durban, the Beach and the Weather After 10 days in Durban we finally made it to the beach. This is a picture of Durban from North Beach, near the Casino.   Why did we wait so long to go to the beach? Simply the weather has been atrocious. Not what I…

Lunch in the garden.

Lunch in the garden on a sunny day on holiday in recently not so sunny Durban, South Africa. Hillcrest to be a bit more precise.