5 Brand NEW things to do in Port Elizabeth

5 Brand NEW things to do in Port Elizabeth

It’s no secret that we absolutely adore our beautiful city and love to share all the wonderful things you can do in and around this amazing little Eastern Cape seaside metro.  The enthusiasm for our hometown paradise seems to be catching, and Port Elizabeth is dominating the travel social media airwaves lately, with tons of suggestions on all the incredible things you can do in Nelson Mandela Bay.

We were delighted to discover 5 brand new things to do in Port Elizabeth this week, and are as proud as punch to introduce them to you:

 

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Things To Do In Port Elizabeth – 1, 2 and 3 Day Itinerary

Things To Do In Port Elizabeth – 1, 2 and 3 Day Itinerary

Port Elizabeth (PE) sits at the Eastern tip of South Africa’s infamous Garden Route, making it the ideal start or end to an epic South African road trip. With its unspoiled beaches, rolling sand dunes and warm Indian Ocean, PE is heaven on earth for nature lovers. Throw in a fascinating history, a buzzing city vibe, some very trendy restaurants and inhabitants renowned for being friendly and voila – holiday heaven!

Here is our suggested itinerary for a 1, 2 or 3 day visit to our incredible little city:

 

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Port Elizabeth’s Top 5 Sizzling Braai Spots

Port Elizabeth’s Top 5 Sizzling Braai Spots

National Braai Month is over, but that doesn’t mean that South Africans will give up on our favourite meal. With seven blissful months of summer sunshine ahead of us, there is plenty of time to fire up the coals and slap some meat on the grill. Us friendly-city people are lucky enough to have the most incredible spots to enjoy our braais – whether it be at the beach, in the forest or in a local game reserve.

Here are our family’s choice of Nelson Mandela Bay’s top 5 sizzling braai spots:

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Port Elizabeth From Above – View from a Drone (Video)

Here is a mix of some of the drone footage we have taken of our home town, the beautiful city of Port Elizabeth in the Eastern Cape of South Africa. We hope you enjoy watching it as much as we enjoyed filming it!

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Learning to Surf at Kings Beach in Port Elizabeth – Video

Although we have lived in the surfing mecca of Port Elizabeth for 10 years, we have never been surfing. We decided it was time to change that, and went for our very first family surf lesson at Oceanside Surf Store with our fabulous 5-in-1 Nelson Mandela Bay passes.

What a thrilling morning we had – read the full story by clicking here and watch our video to get a taste of the surfing action and family fun.

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