Pickin’ Up some Good Vibe’rations

It would be fair to describe my familiarity with the Backpackers culture as lacking at best. So, after spending around 8 hours on one of The Mzansi Experience’s luxury travel busses to get to Jeffreys Bay, I was a fair bit skeptical about staying at a Backpackers of all places. But boy…was I wrong. So very wrong. Island Vibe Jeffreys Bay provided the most fun I’ve had in ages. Many people consider a Backpackers as just a bed to sleep in while you wait for your transport to arrive and take you to something you would prefer doing. This couldn’t […]

Albergo for Backpackers

Albergo for Backpackers Description Gallery Map Activities Description All the Rage in PlettThe best loved hostel in Plett. We offer comfortable and affordable accommodation in walking distance of nightclubs, CBD and beaches. Enjoy the beautifully decorated communal area and an amazingly beautiful huge garden. There are plenty of hammocks and hanging chairs which will keep you comfortable for those lazy moments in the day. Situated right in the center of our beautiful town. There are plenty of boutique shops, lovely coffee shops and fine restaurants all within easy walking distance. After some drinks in our bar you can go out […]

Port St Johns

Port St Johns Wild Coast, South Africa Information Map Accommodation Activities Buy Bus Ticket Gallery Information Port St. Johns is known as the centre of tourism on the Wild Coast. It is famous for deep sea fishing and shore angling. Near to the town are three beaches.This town is thought to have been named after a Portuguese ship (the São João), which was actually wrecked at Port Edward. Later seafarers mistakenly identified the mouth of the Umzimvubu River as the site of this wreck.Port St. Johns (or Port Saint Johns) is a town of about 6,500 people on the Wild […]

Coffee Bay

Coffee Bay & Surrounds Wild Coast, South Africa Information Map Accommodation Activities Buy Bus Ticket Gallery Information The town is named after the hundreds of coffee trees which grew from beans either scattered by a shipwreck or by plunderers. The Mthatha River has its mouth near Coffee Bay.It isn’t just a place, Coffee Bay is a way of life and a magic that’s simply unexplainable…and must be experienced. Coffee Bay (Afrikaans: Koffiebaai) is a small town situated on the Wild Coast of the Eastern Cape Province of South Africa. It is located about 250 kilometres south of the city of […]

Coffee Shack

Coffee Shack Description Gallery Map Activities Description Fun all day at Coffee Bay Coffee Bay can be found on the Wild Coast, in the former Transkei, 200km north of East London along the N2, 80km down the coastal road to the Wild Coast. The Wild Coast got its name from the sailors of the 1700s and 1800s, who considered it as one of the most treacherous bits of coastlines in the world, and the long list of ship wrecks makes intriguing reading. To this day it is still one of the most beautiful and untouched sections of coastline in the world, […]

Cape Town

Cape TownWestern Cape, South Africa Information Map Accommodation Activities Buy Bus Ticket Gallery Information Cape Town, affectionately known as the Mother City by locals, certainly needs no introduction. As one of the most popular and beautiful holiday destinations in the world (as voted by various travel authorities internationally), Cape Town is the busiest tourism hotspot on the entire African continent. It is instantly recognisable by it’s most famous natural feature, Table Mountain, as a backdrop to the city centre. Situated close to the most south-western tip of Africa, Cape Town has a rich history spanning back to the late 15th […]

Wilderness

WildernessGarden Route, South Africa Information Map Accommodation Activities Buy Bus Ticket Gallery Information Wilderness is renowned for it tranquil sea and beach which stretches for a few kilometres without interruption. This small seaside town has become a Internationally sought after holiday destination and it is clear to understand why… It is surrounded by many rivers, natural lakes, lagoons and the beach while being flanked at the back with the beautiful Outeniqua Mountains. This mix of mountains and sea makes it one of the most beautiful towns in South Africa.The abudance of lakes, ocean and rivers makes Wilderness a fantastic destination […]

Plettenberg Bay

Plettenberg BayGarden Route, South Africa Information Map Accommodation Activities Buy Bus Ticket Gallery Information Plettenberg Bay is a beautiful coastal town in the heart of the Garden Route. With two great beaches it is a popular spot for locals and visitors alike in the summer time, but the town is so much more than just a beach destination.The area in and around Plettenberg Bay is a sports paradise which offers beautiful trails for hikers, cyclist and horse riders. It is also a delight for those who love kayaking in the surrounding rivers or even on the open ocean.The highlight of […]

Port Elizabeth

Port ElizabethEastern Cape, South Africa Information Map Accommodation Activities Buy Bus Ticket Gallery Information Known as the “Friendly City”, Port Elizabeth is located on the south-eastern coast, 763 km east of Cape Town. A superb value-for-money holiday base, Port Elizabeth offers a diverse selection of attractions as a family-fun holiday destination including scenic nature trails, historic heritage, magnificent wildlife, cultural experiences and countless water sport activities.Algoa Bay’s 40 km of breath-taking coastline boasts a perfect combination of warm water, protected beaches and is complemented by Port Elizabeth’s wonderful climate, which has been rated as having the fourth best weather of […]

Knysna

KnysnaGarden Route, South Africa Information Map Accommodation Activities Buy Bus Ticket Gallery Information Knysna is one of the Southern Cape coast’s best known holiday destinations, situated between lush forests and the shores of the peaceful lagoon – it offers many activities and attractions of a wide variety.Knysna is easily recognised by it’s two heads – two great sandstone cliffs guarding the mouth of the lagoon which connects the estuary with the sea. A lookout has been erected on the Eastern Head, commanding spectacular views of the lagoon and the town. The Western Head is a privately owned Nature Reserve known […]