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    • Spending Money

      Johannesburg 4 hours ago

      Am travelling to Johannesburg for three weeks. How much spending money would I need - no accommodation or car hire so purely eating out (not takeaways), souvenirs and some cloths shopping? Was thinking R20000, but really not sure? Any help would be much appreciated!

    • Swimming and fitness centre?

      Kimberley Yesterday

      I`m coming to Kimberley to stay with friends and wonder if there is anything like a Swimming pool/fitness/leisure centre? (indoor pool?)

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      Kids activities in George

      George Jul 7, 2014 at 5:46 AM

      Hi there

      Is there perhaps an Ice Skating rink in George. We're going there this weekend with 4 very hyper boys and would like to keep them entertained.

      Anthea Campbell

    • bus travel

      Uniondale Jul 3, 2014 at 2:54 AM

      is there a bus from Jhb to Uniondale and back

    • romantic place

      Bloemfontein Jul 12, 2014 at 7:57 AM

      Where in bloemfontein is a romantic place where i can take my fiance

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      Kids activities

      George Jul 7, 2014 at 5:53 AM

      Good day

      Does George have an Ice Skating rink to keep my 4 boys entertained. We're visiting this coming weekend.


    • travel from Johannesburg to Pretoria

      Johannesburg Jul 7, 2014 at 2:23 AM

      How can I travel to Pretoria from Johannesburg? and how to take a taxi

    • From Crocodile Bridge to Olifants Rest Camp

      Kruger National Park Jun 23, 2014 at 4:00 AM

      At what time do we have to be at the gate in Crocodile Bridge if we have to arrive at Olifants at 17:30?

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      Sodwana Bay Activities

      Sodwana Bay National Park Jun 17, 2014 at 9:42 AM

      What is an ideal thing to accommodate and entertain three eleven year olds, a nine year old and a fourteen year old.

    • Hotel & short tour JNB

      Johannesburg Jul 6, 2014 at 5:29 PM

      I will be arriving on an international flight & departing 24 hours on another international flight, arrival & departure mid-day. Do you think 2 hrs is enough for Apartheid Museum or recommend another short morning tour? Any hotel recommendations - I prefer to avoid the large, American-style chain hotels when possible.


      Sun City Jun 25, 2014 at 10:43 AM


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      drive plan

      Kruger National Park Jul 10, 2014 at 1:54 AM

      I want to go to park from Nelspruit. I booked hotel near Paul Kruger gate. I want to go from Melalane gate to kruger gate passing trough inside the park. Second day I want to drive the south part again . is this plan appropriate? thanks your feedbacks.

    • things to do in the berg.

      Drakensberg Jul 9, 2014 at 6:10 AM

      I am currently 7 months pregnant and planning to go to the berg in august, I will be 8months then, I am not sure what are the interestng activities that I can embark on that wont put a strain on me given my condition, at the same time I dont want to bore my partner to death.

    • Transport from Clarens to Pretoria

      Free State Jun 25, 2014 at 1:02 PM

      Hi, what is the easiest method of public transport for 2 people to get from Clarens to Pretoria (one way)? We need transport on Fri, 18 July 2014.
      Any input is appreciated,
      thanks, Anda .

    • Flying solo (female) to JNB Advice

      Johannesburg Jun 21, 2014 at 12:54 AM

      I'll be flying alone to meet my boyfriend who is also travelling alone (we currently live in different states and the cost to travel together was >$600). He'll be meeting me at the airport. I don't know if this matters at all but I want to give the full picture (I know of the apartheid reversal that can be present in johannesburg so..) I'm a Caucasian female and he is an African male. 

      I'm really concerned reading these safety post regarding johannesburg

      I'll be arriving at JNB airport ? That's what my itinerary says via Ethiopian air 

      Please tell me everything I need to know 

    • money and transport?

      Kruger National Park Jul 11, 2014 at 5:14 PM

      Do you advise using only Rand while in and around Johannesburg/Kruger instead of the US dollar?
      What do you think is the best/safest way to get from Johannesburg to Kruger, drive or flight to Nelspruit airport?
      Is spending some time seeing Blyde River Canyon a good ideal?
      Should we get more insurance on the rental car, just in case an animal decides to play with us?

      Thanks so much, everyone's answers are very helpful in my research!

    • Shipwreak off st lucia coast

      Saint Lucia Estuary Jul 6, 2014 at 10:04 AM

      What is the shipwreak u can see off st lucia coast?

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      map of kruger park

      Kruger National Park Jul 6, 2014 at 7:25 AM

      how can I find kruger natinal park road map ?

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      Weather now? (June/July 2014)

      Cape Town Jun 25, 2014 at 3:59 PM

      Am travelling to Cape Town this weekend. What is the real-feel weather like for daytime sightseeing? Though it appears to be in the region of 16degC, is it coat weather? Travelling from my Summer to Cape Town Winter and am uncertain of my wardrobe requirements :-)
      Thanks a million, Orion

    • Transport Rifle through Park

      Kruger National Park Jun 16, 2014 at 5:03 PM

      We will be traveling in S.Africa with a rifle. Part of the time, we plan to be in KNP about 17 days. Will we be allowed to take the rifle with us in park or can you suggest somewhere outside of park that will store it?


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      What to pack

      Durban Jun 25, 2014 at 9:15 PM

      Im a first time traveller anywhere. I am going to durban to a place called olive convention centre. What should i pack for the weekend, a one night stay?
      NB. Im 43 years old and African.


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      toddler entertaintment

      by thumekazide Online Now May 23, 2014 at 2:58 AM

      Can you please assit on things to do for a 2 year old boy in PE, he is turning 2 we are taking him to PE

      1 Answer May 23, 2014 at 9:55 AM
    • speedo swimsuit in port elizabeth

      by seriouscat Online Now Jan 5, 2014 at 10:18 AM

      where can i buy a woman speedo swimsuit at the best price

      1 Answer Jan 5, 2014 at 1:12 PM
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      taxi from PE Airport to Kenton

      by NihcolasL Online Now Dec 8, 2013 at 12:50 AM

      Taxi from PE to Kenton-on-Sea, how much ?

      1 Answer Dec 9, 2013 at 12:14 PM
    • Is there a South African Air Force museum at PLZ?

      by mervr Online Now Sep 11, 2013 at 1:44 PM

      If yes, what are the opening hours & entrance fee?

      2 Answers Sep 14, 2013 at 1:24 PM
    • Transfers Port Elizabeth to Kariega

      by mervr Online Now Sep 10, 2013 at 10:03 AM

      Does anybody know the approximate cost?

      1 Answer Oct 31, 2013 at 9:45 AM
    • Question title

      by goglenda Online Now Mar 19, 2013 at 7:27 AM

      Is Bayworld up and running....?

      1 Answer Mar 28, 2013 at 5:54 AM
    • Port Elizabeth, Safety REALLY A Concern?

      by webvoice Online Now Sep 20, 2012 at 11:00 PM

      I've been accepted to study at Nelson Mandela University, PE for 2013 and will be bringing my son who is in the 5th grade. I am looking for suitable and safe neighborhoods we could live in. My son's father is very concerned about crime and it really THAT bad in PE? I've read that there is crime and also that PE is known as the "Friendly City." Any information you can give me for perspective that I can share with him would be great. Thank you so much for your help.


      4 Answers Nov 13, 2013 at 1:23 AM
    • Stop-over needed between PE and Durban - really need help!

      by morgandy Online Now Jan 1, 2012 at 9:43 AM


      I am having an impossible time trying to find a town and hotel for a quick night stay between PE and Durban. Umtata seems as if it might be the best, but I can't find a list of hotels. I've heard there are many, but, I need feedback as to whether Umtata would be suitable mid-way point, and any site you can direct me to with a comprehensive list of hotels. OR, if you have suggestions, I would so appreciate it.

      Thanks greatly...

    • Dolphin Shows

      by mzuke Online Now Mar 22, 2011 at 1:19 AM

      I would like to find out how much is to watch a dolphin show and is it for the whole week?

      1 Answer Mar 22, 2011 at 1:36 AM
    • B&B Port Elizabeth

      by glover.ron Online Now Jan 6, 2011 at 3:23 AM

      I am looking for good B&B accommodation for 1 night for 4 couples Tues 25 Jan
      before going on to Shamwari Game Reserve

      1 Answer Jan 8, 2011 at 10:58 AM
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      Flight from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town

      by flying_dolphin7 Online Now May 10, 2010 at 10:00 PM

      Good day Vters,

      I need to book ticket from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town in July 2010, is there any cheap flight website that i able to book ticket besides Kulula?

      Thnaks for the advise & Help.


      4 Answers May 12, 2010 at 11:59 PM
    • Children's swimwear

      by Meraai Online Now Mar 28, 2010 at 9:17 PM

      Hi, I'm looking for children's swimwear. On holiday in Jeffreys Bay at present but can't find anything below R395 - all of them are surfer brand names. Department stores have NOTHING as they have started to unpack their winter range. Please suggest some stores in PE that might be able to help - the kids want to swim desperately and have nothing to wear!

      5 Answers Mar 29, 2010 at 10:47 AM
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      Info Please

      by cindylob Online Now Feb 11, 2010 at 10:50 AM

      My husband and I will be staying in Port Elizabeth from April 2010 until Sept. 2010.My husband will be working at the Ford plant there, and I have no plans. We are from Tennessee and I have never been out of the country. Please send me any info you think might be useful to us, and any ideas on how I can spend my days. Thanks!

      12 Answers Feb 15, 2010 at 7:09 AM
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      Nightlife area?

      by finbarrk Online Now Jan 20, 2010 at 9:09 AM

      Hi, I will be in P.E. for a few days during the World Cup. I'm just wondering is there a particular area of the city that the bars and pubs, etc. are situated? Like in Cape Town it's around the Long St. area.

      4 Answers Jan 25, 2010 at 1:50 AM
    • Help! Has anyone been here?

      by limetree Online Now Dec 16, 2009 at 8:59 AM

      Hi, i was wondering if anyone has stayed at this lodge? my partner has booked us in without asking me, and i cant find any reviews on the lodge, it looks lovely enough but i would like some human responce please!
      thank you

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      New Year Dinner in Port Elizabeth

      by ChrisKross Online Now Dec 15, 2009 at 8:15 AM


      We are a couple who'd like to have a nice New Year Dinner in Port Elizabeth.
      We are staying in the Boardwalk Casino and Resort Complex. Just realised it might be good idea to book a table.

      Any recommendations?

      Thanks :)

    • East London to Port Elizabeth

      by priyavsinghs Online Now Oct 15, 2009 at 6:47 AM


      we are a group of 14 driving to Port Elizabeth from East London on 16th Oct and we plan to spend the weekend of 17th and 18th Oct in Port Elizabeth and we are already booked for Addo Elephant Park safari on 18th morning.
      My questions are-
      1. Are there any interesting things to do along the way from East London to PE?
      2. When in PE, what are the must do things? the most done things in PE but also more importantly, any off the beaten path things we must do?

      Thanks upfront!

      1 Answer Nov 11, 2009 at 8:23 PM
    • train trip

      by Marthinuspretorius Online Now Sep 6, 2009 at 2:22 AM

      Please help, I am looking for a trip for my family and myself to Knysna from Port Elizabeth in december. I am unable to find anything with the tourist coach through spoornet because the site is not usre friendly, please advise.


      2 Answers Sep 6, 2009 at 12:30 PM
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      Getting from Port Elizabeth TO jefferys Bay by taxi/bus/train

      by mgilks Online Now Mar 10, 2009 at 12:51 AM

      i was wondering if anyone could refer me to a cheap transportation service to get from port elizabeth to jbay? or even better from Cape Town to jbay? as it is cheaper to fly into cape town as opposed to port elizabeth

      any help at all would be appreciated

    • game drives around this area

      by welshrugby Online Now Jan 4, 2009 at 7:20 AM

      looking to do a game drive in this area around june time any ideas as to where i can book online for this ?

      thanks for any help

      2 Answers Sep 6, 2009 at 6:56 AM
    • Dolphin Show

      by 123nlh Online Now Dec 30, 2007 at 4:13 AM

      What times are the shows for the dolphins and what is the price per person. thanks... And if there are shows only on certain days please tell me which days there will be shows.

      1 Answer Dec 30, 2007 at 8:51 PM
    • Transport from Port Elizabeth Air Port to Kareiga Park

      by SineadT Online Now Nov 1, 2007 at 11:09 AM

      I'm looking for transport for 2 people from Port Elizabeth to Kareiga Game Reserve. How long does it take to get to Kareiga Game Reserve from Port Elizabeth Airport.
      How much would a taxi cost?
      Are there Buses that go there each day?
      Has anyone any information about transport which may help?
      Thanks Inadvance for your help

    • Taxis and fares in Port Elizabeth

      by Zambiantony Online Now Aug 23, 2007 at 8:41 AM

      Please could you advise me on the best way to get from Port Elizabeth city centre to Shamwari and costs if using taxis


      2 Answers Aug 6, 2008 at 2:52 AM
    • Garden Route - overnight stops?

      by missesg Online Now Feb 28, 2007 at 3:43 AM

      yes, me again :-D. Ok, so still pondering what to do when we get to PE, but have got a few weeks to figuer that one out still, but I am also struggling with our stopover locations as we drive from Cape Town to PE.
      I almost know the guidebook off by heart, and I've looked on countles websites, but there are so many fab places to stop, but we can only make 3 stopovers, and one of those will definately be Hermanus/Gansbaai. So, the other two... Knysna looks lovely, but it looks a long drive from Hermanus to Knysna.
      Am I right in guessing it will take between 3-4 hours to drive from Knysna to PE? And, where do you recommend we make our other stoppover?
      I'm sorry for all the questions - the more I try and research it myself using the guide books, the moer confused I get.

      3 Answers May 19, 2007 at 8:28 AM
    • overnight accommodation - PE

      by missesg Online Now Feb 27, 2007 at 6:10 AM

      My husband & I will be spending one night in Port Elizabeth, in early May, after driving along the Garden Route from Cape Town, before catching a flight to Johannesburg.
      We'll be arriving sometime in the afternoon, and our flight will be the following afternoon, so looking for somewhere not too far from the airport (although we will have a car, so maybe up to half hour drive?) - pref. by the coast.
      Unfortunately, dont think we will we have much time to explore Port Elizabeth itself on this occasion, but somewhere with a nice restaurant as well would be good.
      Any area, or hotel recommendations much appreciated :-)

      3 Answers Mar 1, 2007 at 4:59 AM
    • Wedding Anniversary

      by NeilRoss Online Now Nov 15, 2006 at 6:07 AM


      We will be in PE visiting my folks over December. It is our wedding anniversary during this period and I would like to take my wife somewhere special to eat and even stay over. Any suggestions would be appreciated. We both love the outdoors.

      1 Answer Nov 20, 2006 at 2:31 PM
    • Wedding Anniversary

      by NeilRoss Online Now Nov 15, 2006 at 1:43 AM


      We will be in PE visiting my folks over December. It is our wedding anniversary during this period and I would like to take my wife somewhere special to eat and even stay over. Any suggestions would be appreciated. We both love the outdoors.

    • Jeffries bay.. area

      by reddbette6 Online Now Jul 14, 2006 at 1:46 PM

      We are due to visit the area in the middle of november..what are the weather conditions? what are some of the highlights? game reserve? places nearby?
      entertainment at night?
      any and all info would be appreciated...also looking for some cheapo flights..any good airlines out there that have a r/t from tampa to port Elizabeth..
      also..from San diego to P.E.??? any sites I should check into???
      thanks so much..and have a great day!!

      4 Answers Jul 18, 2006 at 4:33 PM
    • Kragga Kamma Game Park

      by baberuth Online Now Jun 4, 2006 at 4:51 PM

      Hello - has anyone been to Kragga Kamma Game Park? The web site says it is 15 mintues from PE airport, and the prices sound very reasonable for accomodation. We are visiting relatives in PE for a few days, having been to PE 4 times already and thought this might be a nice place to stay. Any info would be great, Thanks. Ruth

      3 Answers Jun 5, 2006 at 12:28 PM
    • Port Elizabeth to Grahamstown

      by solasola Online Now Apr 30, 2006 at 11:37 PM

      Hello all,
      I need some transportation information. If I land at the airport in Port Elizabeth but need to get to Grahamstown, what would you recommend? Are buses reliable? Would I take a taxi to the bus station and then catch a bus to Grahamstown? Any advice would be appreciated!

      2 Answers Feb 19, 2014 at 3:34 PM