Things to do in Port Elizabeth - Page 10

A blog about things to do in the Friendly City of South Africa.

Explore Port Elizabeth's tourist attractions, activities and the many things to do in Port Elizabeth and in the Port Elizabeth area - from extreme adventure activities to milder family orientated activities.

Visit some of Port Elizabeth's famous restaurants and coffeeshops and experience our local flavours.

Alice Krige

Posted by Travel Trip Blogger on Wed November 18, 2015 in Legends of Port Elizabeth.

Alice Maud Krige is a South African actress and producer who grew up in Port Elizabeth.

Her first feature film role was in Chariots of Fire (1981) as the Gilbert and Sullivan singer Sybil Gordon. Subsequently, she has played a variety of roles in various genres. Alice first played the role of the Borg Queen in the motion picture Star Trek: First Contact.

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The Pyramid of Port Elizabeth

Posted by Travel Trip Blogger on Tue November 17, 2015 in Legends of Port Elizabeth.

The man who built the pyramid was Rufane Donkin and he came from a military family and was the eldest child. His father, Robert Donkin, who reached the rank of a full general, served with many famous British commanders including Wolfe and Gage.
Rufane was baptised with the name Rusaw Shaw Donkin, at St David's Exeter on the 9th October 1772.

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George Pemba, famous son of Port Elizabeth

Posted by PE Travel Blogger on Thu November 5, 2015 in Legends of Port Elizabeth.

Port Elizabeth's famous painter, George Pemba was born in 1912 at Hill's Kraal, Korsten.

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Athol Fugard

Posted by PE Travel Blogger on Sun November 1, 2015 in Legends of Port Elizabeth.

World famous Athol Fugard, playwright and social activist.

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Self Drive through Kragga Kamma Game Park in Port Elizabeth

Posted by PE Travel Blogger on Mon October 26, 2015 in Discover Wildlife near Port Elizabeth.

Our Dutch guests enjoyed the experience so much that they have already booked to return next year when they will bring more guests to experience Kragga Kamma Game Park.

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