Behind the city’s hotels and apartment blocks that line the beachfront, and at the southern end, is the busy harbour port that underlies Durban’s commerce and importance.
Durban – the busiest port in Africa
Here, away from the docking cargo ships and container vessels, artisanal fishermen scratch for prawns and fish for bait. Expensive yachts lie at mooring and fishermen launch their charter boats.
Sunrise brings a special warmth and beauty to this working harbour, softening it and painting it in promising pastel shades.