One of Durban's most attractive areas, Florida Road is where nightlife thrives alongside myriad shopping establishments. Dotted with restaurants that offer a riot of cuisines, this street will win you over with its pleasant bustle and upbeat vibe. It can be safely dubbed a retail paradise, owing to the number of varied fashion boutiques it houses and is also home to some extremely charming buildings like the Quarters Hotel - an erstwhile Victorian home. A heaven for art lovers too, this street is further peppered with establishments like Artisan Contemporary Gallery and African Art Centre. In addition, entertainment venues like Casablanca and brimming bars breathe life into its sprawl.
Come and spend a day at the uShaka Village Walk where shopping meets fun. This open-air shopping center offers a large number of shops and restaurants for you to browse through while taking a nice walk around the mall. They also offer outdoor activities like rope adventures, 5D cinema, as well as Gongola rides which succeed in providing a thrilling experience. A day spent at the uShaka Village Walk is a day full of laughter thrill, and enjoyment.
Heritage Market is a sprawling shopping center located in Hillcrest's leafy neighborhood. Shops at the market are typically housed within green-roofed cottage-like buildings set amid beautiful rose gardens. The place sells craft articles and a variety of shops that cater to all and sundry. Their eclectic sale collection ranges from jewelry shops and cosmetics, to health-related merchandise and more. To soothe tired feet after a day full of shopping, you can also rest at one of Heritage Market's restaurants and cafes, and stay back until the strains of live music begin to make things more fascinating as day turns to night.
Last Chance Books is an intimate and cozy shop that sells secondhand books. The shop boasts of a collection of more 4000 titles of all genres ranging from fiction to non-fiction, including a large number of some rare and one-of-a-kind titles. So grab a cushion pillow and spend a day at this book haven.