Month: Jul 2018

DRUMMOND

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With a beautiful countryside and home to one of South Africa’s oldest steam trains, Drummond is a small town in The Upper Highway Area just 45 km west of Durban. It was named after F.C Drummond, former director of the

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MONTESEEL

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Monteseel; Inchanga, Outer West Durban is a quiet area often found in a thick blanket of mist. Monteseel is far and away the most popular climbing venue in Natal. The crag is easily accessible from Durban or Pietermaritzburg and has

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WATERFALL

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The most recently developed area of the region, Waterfall is an equine paradise. Expansive tracts of land allow for private homeowners to stable their horses within their own smallholding property. Property Developments include gated estates with open paddocks for horses

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BOTHAS HILL

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Named after one of the first settlers: Philip Rudolph Botha, grandfather of General Louis Botha (1862-1919), first Prime Minister of the Union of South Africa. This small community marks the entrance to the Valley of a Thousand Hills and is

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GILLITS

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Named for the original farm settler, William Gillitt, the area is popular with young families. Comfortable homes within the leafy suburb are easily served at the friendly local shopping centre. Fulton School for the Deaf is situated here. The homestead,

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SHONGWENI

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On the outskirts of Hillcrest, the Shongweni Dam and Nature Reserve offers a day of adventure with scenic walks, an opportunity to clamber up the dam wall and enjoy a little slice of heaven just 25 km from Durban. The

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KLOOF

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An affluent residential suburb with mansion homes on expansive properties. Visit the quaint Village Centre and enjoy an evening at ‘Stoker’s Arms Restaurant’, the original Railway Station building at Kloof. The Kloof Country Club includes an 18 hole Golf Course,

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HILLCREST

A trendy urban centre with large shopping malls, a variety of restaurants, art galleries and a thriving local community sports club. Highbury School was the first school in the area, founded in 1903 by Mrs McMillian. The little wood and iron cottage

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Emberton Estate

Emberton Estate is, without doubt, the most exciting Residential Property Development to be launched in the KZN Upper Highway in recent years. It is truly an ‘estate for all’, in that it encompasses the entire spectrum of home buyers. It offers affordable 2 or

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10 Business Travel Tips

10 Business Travel Tips  Travelling for business? Constantly unpacking and re-packing?  Or is it just a once-off trip that you really want to go well?  You’re not alone!  A huge demographic of workers travel for business but how many of

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