Uncover our favourite hidden gems, local attractions and upcoming events with our most treasured partners

 
Spectacular Views
Our hotels with the most spectacular views

We journey to the Red Carnation Hotels featuring the most unmissable sights.

10th July 2019

Whale Watching Durban
How to best enjoy whale watching in Durban

The best time of year for whale watching in South Africa is between July and September. We look at where to spot whales near Durban.

05th July 2019

Tips For Travelling Alone
The solo adventurer’s tips for travelling alone

We explore how best enjoy a journey of self exploration and the benefits of going it alone.

03rd July 2019

Marine Migration
Durban's marine migrations

Witness some of the incredible marine migrations that take places off the coast of Durban, from the travels of the majestic Southern Right Whale to the famous Sardine Run.

26th March 2019

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Exploring Durban's Station Drive

Once derelict, Station Drive is now Durban's flourishing district for creativity and enterprise.

27th February 2019

Scuba Diving Kwazulu Natal
The best places for scuba diving in KwaZulu Natal

The Oyster Box is located just an hour away from one of the most beautiful diving spots in South Africa.

22nd January 2019

Durban in 2019
Eight reasons to visit Durban in 2019

From Test Cricket to music festivals, here's why Durban should be on your must visit list for 2019.

17th December 2018

Christmas in Durban
How to enjoy a sporting Christmas in Durban

With the England v South Africa Test Match taking place in Durban on Boxing Day, find out where to watch the cricket and what other sporting activities you can enjoy in Durban over the holidays.

30th November 2018

Visit Durban
Why Durban is South Africa's must-visit destination

Make the most of British Airways' direct route to Durban from London Heathrow.

24th October 2018

Christmas in Durban
How to Spend Christmas at the Oyster Box

Discover what guests can expect from a Christmas stay at the Oyster Box.

18th October 2018

Jomba
Interview with Lliane Loots, Artistic Director of Jomba! Contemporary Dance Experience

Now in its 20th year,  JOMBA Contemporary Dance Experience attracts dancer from all over the globe as well as South Africa's finest performers.

10th September 2018

The Top 10 Ways to Enjoy Christmas with Red Carnation Hotels in South Africa
The Top 10 Ways to Enjoy Christmas with Red Carnation Hotels in South Africa

Fabulous feasting and indulgent gifts, here's what to expect at Red Carnation Hotels' properties in South Africa this Christmas.

06th September 2018

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