Things to do in Port Elizabeth

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.

Cape Recife Conservancy Port Elizabeth

Posted by PE Travel Blogger on Thu November 6, 2014 in Beautiful beaches of Port Elizabeth.

The Cape Recife (CR) area is situated on the south-eastern point of the Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality (NMBM). The vision of the Cape Recife Conservancy is: “the unique Cape Recife area is an effectively conserved biodiversity area, providing a place of enrichment and enjoyment for all”

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Port Elizabeth is the largest city in the Eastern Cape Province, it is known as the 'Friendly City'.

Posted on Wed November 5, 2014.

Nelson Mandela Bay bears the rich legacy of an area which saw the first meetings of Khoisan, British, Dutch, German and Xhosa people. As the landing place of the 1820 Settlers, it boasts some of the finest architectural attractions in South Africa. The Bay offers a wealth of treasures in the for of historical attractions, museums an places of interest, which are guaranteed to provide a journey of discovery through its dicerse history and culture.

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Hobie Beach - Beaches in Port Elizabeth

Posted by PE Travel Blogger on Wed November 5, 2014 in Beautiful beaches of Port Elizabeth.

Most popular for swimming, sunbathing and body surfing, Hobie Beach is the venue for the annual Splash Festival as well as the Beach Volleyball and World Boardsailing Championships. The annual Ironman Competition starts at Hobie Beach.

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Kings Beach Port Elizabeth

Posted by Travel Trip Blogger on Wed November 5, 2014 in Beautiful beaches of Port Elizabeth.

King's Beach is a magnificent 1, 6 km wide expanse of golden sand extending from the harbour wall to Humewood.

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Gamtoos Valley

Posted by PE Travel Blogger on Wed November 5, 2014 in Fun day trips from Port Elizabeth.

Regarded as the gateway to the Baviaanskloof Wilderness area, the valley is a treasure trove of beautiful scenery and interesting landmarks that stretch all the way up to Komdomo, where the Baviaanskloof route begins.

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