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    Posted August 15, 2011 by
    JoyfulGypsy
    Location
    KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
    Assignment
    Assignment
    This iReport is part of an assignment:
    South Africa: Down on the cape

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    A Zulu Village (South Africa)

     

    CNN PRODUCER NOTE     JoyfulGypsy says she felt honored and privileged to spend time in a Zulu village. "It was such a wonderful and unique treat to witness the colorful culture of the Zulu people...the colors and aromas took me in and their warm, friendly hospitality made my visit one of the most enjoyable and memorable."
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    Assignment - South Africa:  Down on the cape

     

    In August of 2010,  I visited this Zulu Village in KwaZulu Natal, South Africa (near Durban).

     

    We were greeted with warm, welcoming smiles, treated to a tour of their village, sampled homemade Zulu beer and given demonstrations of their way of lilving. Then, we got to enjoy some lively traditional Zulu dancing and a wonderful authentic Zulu dinner.

     

    It was a great day and one I will never forget.

     

    *To view video of traditional Zulu dancing, please click on the following link:  http://ireport.cnn.com/docs/DOC-651174

     

    Photos by Lulis Leal

    KwaZulu Natal, South Africa

    August, 2010

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