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'''Port Alfred''' is a town on the [[Sunshine Coast (South Africa)|Sunshine Coast]] of the [[Eastern Cape|Eastern Cape Province]] of [[South Africa]]. It is situated at the mouth of the '''Kowie River''', almost exactly midway between [[Port Elizabeth]] in the west and [[East London]] in the east. It boasts fabulous beaches that stretch for many kilometres in both directions.
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==Get in==
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===By Car===
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From [[Port Elizabeth]] take the N2 east then the R72 along the coast via Kenton.<br>
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From [[East London]] take the R72 south-west along the coast.<br>
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From [[Grahamstown]] take the R67 south via Bathurst.
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==Get around==
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Port Alfred is small enough that the entire town can easily be covered on foot. It is a pleasant walk from town along the west bank of the Kowie River to the beach (via Causeway and Beach Road). There are beaches on the eastern side of the Kowie River mouth as well but these are quite a bit further as you have to walk around the Royal Alfred Marina.
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==See==
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==Do==
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==Buy==
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==Eat==
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==Drink==
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==Sleep==
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* <sleep name="Portofino" alt="" address="Park Road" directions="" phone="+27 (0)46 624-2223" email="reservations@portofinohotel.co.za" fax="+27 (0)46 624 2884" url="http://www.portofinohotel.co.za" checkin="" checkout="" price=""></sleep>
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* <sleep name="4Carnoustie" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="+27 (0)46 624-3306" phoneextra="+27 (0)72 610-2905" email="reservations@4carnoustie.co.za" fax="" url="http://www.4carnoustie.co.za" checkin="" checkout="" price="R300 per person self catering, R400-R700 per person B&B"></sleep>
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==Get out==
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[[WikiPedia:Port Alfred]]
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Revision as of 12:57, 14 July 2008

Port Alfred is a town on the Sunshine Coast of the Eastern Cape Province of South Africa. It is situated at the mouth of the Kowie River, almost exactly midway between Port Elizabeth in the west and East London in the east. It boasts fabulous beaches that stretch for many kilometres in both directions.

Contents

Get in

By Car

From Port Elizabeth take the N2 east then the R72 along the coast via Kenton.
From East London take the R72 south-west along the coast.
From Grahamstown take the R67 south via Bathurst.

Get around

Port Alfred is small enough that the entire town can easily be covered on foot. It is a pleasant walk from town along the west bank of the Kowie River to the beach (via Causeway and Beach Road). There are beaches on the eastern side of the Kowie River mouth as well but these are quite a bit further as you have to walk around the Royal Alfred Marina.

See

Do

Buy

Eat

Drink

Sleep

Get out



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