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Meet Mkhonto Gwazela – the talent behind Route 67’s Campanile Frieze

  • 03 February 2015 | By Christine Marot. All images by Tara Turkington

Points of interest along Port Elizabeth’s Route 67 heritage trail, part of the city’s urban renewal programme, include colourful and modern artwork depicting the cultural… Read more

Nelson Mandela Bay set to rock on New Year’s Eve

  • 31 December 2014 | By Christine Marot

Three massive concerts will be taking place concurrently in Uitenhage, Summerstrand and Motherwell from 4pm on 31 December till 1am on New Year’s Day. All… Read more

101 Things to do in and around Port Elizabeth

  • 23 October 2014

With an abundance of things to see and do in and around Port Elizabeth, it is hard to think why you would want to go… Read more

Graffiti in Port Elizabeth

  • 01 September 2014 | By Erenei Louw

There has been more and more graffiti popping up all over the city, some of which are fine works of art.

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Monumental women of Port Elizabeth

  • 25 August 2014 | By Jonker Fourie

With August being Women’s Month, we salute some noteworthy women who come from the city.

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A Nelson Mandela Bay township tour with Mosaic Tourism

  • 25 August 2014 | By Roy Barford

One of the best ways to understand the struggle for freedom in South Africa is to take a township tour. I was hosted by Mosaic… Read more

Port Elizabeth on Instagram: some recent snaps

  • 07 August 2014

Port Elizabeth, known as “the Friendly City”, is also a highly visual city. See some recent photos posted on Instagram.

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A pyramid at the foot of Africa and how a city got her name

  • 17 June 2014 | By Lynnette Johns

One would not expect to find a pyramid in South Africa, and yet there is one, in Port Elizabeth – erected in memory of the… Read more

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