Tag Archives: Eastern Cape

Win with Pumba Private Game Reserve & Sleeping-OUT

Pumba Private Game Reserve, Sleeping-OUTBeautiful scenery, plenty of wild life, gourmet cuisine and the comfiest accommodation you can imagine. This just about sums up this month’s featured accommodation. The Pumba Private Game Reserve boasts 5-star luxury in the Eastern Cape’s renowned game-viewing region. It is easily accessible from Port Elizabeth and promises an experience which you won’t forget in a hurry! (more…)

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The Eastern Cape: 6 Reasons to Go

Eastern Cape localsSouth Africa, like just about every other place on earth, has associations in our minds which may or may not hold true in reality. For many, things like African safaris, apartheid and Cape Town’s beaches spring to mind. However, there is far more to the country than these things. In fact, thanks to the well-trodden tourist trail which visitors tend to stick to, vast tracts of South Africa miss out on a lot of attention, and the Eastern Cape is one such example. (more…)

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Port Elizabeth – Some things You didn’t know

Architecture, Port Elizabeth

The old library, one of the city’s many beautiful buildings.

Ah Port Elizabeth, the under-rated coastal city in the Eastern Cape province of South Africa. PE, as it’s often known by locals, is the hub of South Africa’s motor-industry, one of the most affluent cities in the province and boasts an impressive 40 kilometre seafront, which consists mostly of beaches. (more…)

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Tips For Finding Your Way Through the Grahamstown Festival Program

Pieter-Dirk Uys at the Grahamstown FestivalEvery year around mid-winter, the rowdy student town of Grahamstown in the Eastern Cape takes on a decidedly literary air. The occasion is the annual Grahamstown Festival (the full name is the Grahamstown National Arts Festival), a showcase of South African and international performance in all its incarnations. (more…)

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