The best beaches in the world for beach and surf activities lie along the Sunshine Coast. Situated in the Eastern Cape, this 300km stretch of coastline makes its way from St Francis Bay up north to East London. Warm waters from the Indian Ocean make this stretch of coast some of the best spots for amazing beach holidays. This week’s post covers 3 of the major cities and towns along this breath taking stretch of beaches.
Situated in Algoa Bay, along the southern coast of the Eastern Cape, lies the “Friendly City” of Port Elizabeth. Port Elizabeth is known in the sports world as the Water sport Capital of Africa. Nelson Mandela Bay is known for its great beaches and surfs and is a must see destination for any who love the active beach lifestyle. The City life itself also offers an array of cultural and dining experiences from underground creative galleries to upbeat bars and restaurants. Port Elizabeth is a hidden gem in the Eastern Cape! Check out available accommodation in Port Elizabeth.
The quaint town of Port Alfred is based on the mouth of the Kowie River. It also is a halfway point between the Eastern Cape’s two largest Cities, East London and Port Elizabeth. If you are seeking a truly quiet retreat, Port Alfred is a great option. Canoeing along the Kowie River, deep sea fishing, pleasant hikes through the floral landscape or a laid-back cruise along the river, Port Alfred offers all you need to wind down and get in touch with nature and yourself. Book a stay in Port Alfred.
As a river port in South Africa, East London is situated on the Buffalo River and is a city filled with old tradition. Various art galleries and cafes offer tourists many options to choose from for night entertainment . The famous East London Grand Prix is also a great attraction for motorsport lovers with big local events scheduled throughout the year. Book your stay in East London today!
Author: Sebastian Bergman – Account Executive Hotel Stays Africa