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Golden Mile

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Address: Durban, South Africa
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US$123.67*
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Golden Mile

Wonderful place to relax, walk, cycle, picnic or visit various eating places. Something for everyone.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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Rome, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We rented bikes and rode about 11km, and was the perfect way to see the.coastline. very relaxing, a lot of people, and plenty of places to stop for a drink or food. Would definitely visit again!

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Boxborough, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Nice walk along the ocean front. Rickshaw ride was enjoyable. Street vendor shops were interesting. I have gotten countless comments and compliments on the walking stick I bought. Mini-town was cute.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Wonderful place to relax, walk, cycle, picnic or visit various eating places. Something for everyone.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

this is the long beach stretch at Durban which gives the perfect relaxation at a bar or coffee shop at the beach or simply walking along to recover from the city

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Durban, South Africa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Lovely on a nice sunny day. Just for a relaxing walk, or exercise it is very nice. Plenty places to eat as well. If you fancy a swim in the ocean as well its good. Life guards present. Lots of families, exercisers. If you like people watching as well its nice. Well worth a visit.

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Drakensberg
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Go riding along the beachfront,and you will see walkers,runners,blade runners,riders,skate boarders...everyone is happy,energetic and wanting to enjoy the promenade and look at the sea at the same time.Usually go from Blue Lagoon to Ushaka so good ride.

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Thank louannalardantl
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the best place to be! Beautiful beaches, restaurants and the impressive stadium ..I enjoy the workout walking is great and you can drop in along the way for great coffee..love it

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Thank Lene F
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

All the running routes should be like this one - fresh breeze, cheerful monkeys and beautiful views!

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Thank Anna S
Durban, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It is an awesome place to go for a walk, run, glide or ride with enough space for all. Great to see how well it is used to truly reflect the diversity of Durban.

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Thank michael f
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you looking for beach to stay all day, rent a parasol and relax, forget it. Huge waves strong currents, nobody go far out, and only the black stays on the beach.

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Thank Per H

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