South Africa
beauty, you'll never forget

1. East London

Sculpture of a coelacanth, Latimeria chalumnae, East London Museum

Buffalo City East London in the Eastern Cape of South Africa is situated on the Buffalo River and is South Africa’s only river port. Known as the Sunshine Coast this stretch of sweeping white sand, unspoilt and uncrowded is all about swimming, surfing and sun bathing. Of the three beaches within the city limits, Orient Beach is the closest to the city centre and is known for its gentler water and safe swimming and surfing. Nahoon Beach is also a favourite with surfers and is host to some national surfing competitions. East London lies close to the Wild Coast and the Amatola Mountains further adding to its appeal as a holiday destination. Long hikes, horse trails, game farms or even…