Plettenberg Bay is renowned for its Blue Flag beaches and temperate weather. This past Good Friday was no exception. It was a warm rare overcast day and the outdoors were inviting. Many visitors took the opportunity to venture out into the open, get some exercise, explore and have fun. Some of the people who experienced […]
Sunbathing and swimming at the start of a beach holiday in Plettenberg Bay. 😍This sea bird did not need to rent budget friendly self catering accommodation before she landed on the shores of the Piesang river. She ignored the people staring at her from the Beacon Island Hotel. Her peaceful early morning stretch was followed […]
World Travel Awards acclaims Plettenberg Bay as Africa’s top beach resort! It has 20Km of pristine beaches situated in a Marine protected area surrounded by indigenous forests. Graham Cooke (World Travel Awards founder) says “Our winners represent the very best of Africa’s travel and tourism sector.” Plettenberg Bay is a must visit holiday destination. You […]
Truly one of the great pleasures of a visit to Plettenberg Bay is a barefoot walk from the Look Out rocks to the river mouth and back via the Lagoon edge. The journey starts in a Northerly direction with the busy sea to the East. Halfway you witness the power of the water flowing out […]
I saw this lone cyclist effortlessly pushing up the hill from the Piesang Valley to Main St and a short while later he was resting at the Engen petrol station. He introduced himself as Paul Barnard and told me that he had cycled from Springbok via Cape Town to Plett. He intended to journey to […]
A table for 3 and the menu please. No need for cutlery. We are looking for a sumptuous ending to a perfect holiday in Plettenberg Bay. To be able to see these and other birds on the Bitou pack binoculars and make sure to book one of the self catering houses we have on offer.
. I took my shoes off just as the sun was rising. The Keurbooms Strand beach beckoned the dog and I. As we walked towards the river mouth the sun flooded the universe with warm red rays. It was a memorable end to a wonderful holiday in Plettenberg Bay.😍
Shortly after sunrise the flamingos stir and start to do a slow motion Tango for the food they are about to catch on the edge of the lagoon. Approach cautiously and they will give you an unforgettable holiday dance experience.