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Bay fun December 2017

The Festive Season for  2017 is just about here and The Bay has loads on offer to entertain locals and visitors alike. Here’s a list of fun activities in and around Nelson Mandela Bay this Festive season.   Christmas Night Market 13 December Old Grey Sports Club Old Grey Sports Club   Live Thoroughbred Horseracing …

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Fiery Autumn in the Bay

It’s March, and just like that, autumn is here. Our days might be a tad shorter and some mornings just a bit more chilly, but Autumn always brings magnificent sunsets and sunrises in The Bay. Today we celebrate our African sun with some of our favourite photos from Port Elizabeth sunrises and sunsets this week … …

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Gotta love our Pier

If you’ve been to Port Elizabeth you’ll probably know that The Pier at Hobie Beach is one of our favorite things. Local Port Elizabeth Newspaper The Herald made a lovely video about the city’s Shark Rock Pier recently. Give it a view and remember not to miss a walk on the pier next time you’re …

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Ironman 2016

We found a couple beautiful shots on Instagram from this weekend’s‪ Ironman 2016‬ event in Port Elizabeth. It was such a pleasure hosting some of this year’s triathletes at Umoya cottages too. Well done to every single Ironman and Ironlady!! The contestants and the sun lighting up the horizon! It’s going to be a good day …

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67 Steps to take in Port Elizabeth

A must-see for any visitor to Port Elizabeth who is hungry for culture and history is the city’s Route 67. And, with Mandela Day just around the corner now is the perfect time to take a walk through Mandela Bay’s creative representation of our history.

Library Fun this winter holiday

The Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality is offering some fun activities at local libraries to keep kids entertained this winter holiday. Children can enjoy activities like paper mache, making finger puppets, story time, having fun with outdoors and Mandela Day celebrations.