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Jeffreys Bay

Jeffrey’s Bay, Sunshine Coast, Eastern CapeSituated just west of Port Elizabeth on the Sunshine Coast of the Eastern Cape, Jeffrey’s Bay, or J-Bay as it is affectionately known, is South Africa’s undisputed surfing Mecca. Once a sleepy fishing village, founded in the late 1800’s by a cargo ship Captain, Capt. Jeffrey’s, and sustained by the bounty of then non-depleted ocean, Jeffrey’s Bay’s transformation began in the 60’s and 70’s as both beach holiday tourism and surf culture began to grow in South Africa. Its futur...

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In photos: Baviaanskloof’s Leopard Trail

In photos: Baviaanskloof’s Leopard Trail

We’ve heard of the Otter Trail and the Fish River Canyon hike – and now there’s the Leopard Trail, which has only just opened... Beach Horse Trails at Papiesfontein, Jeffrey's Bay

Beach Horse Trails at Papiesfontein, Jeffrey's Bay

A 6 km deserted stretch of pristine beach beckons a gallop on the 2 hour beach and dune bush horse rides at Papiesfontein Surfing in Jeffrey's Bay, Sunshine Coast, Eastern Cape

Surfing in Jeffrey's Bay, Sunshine Coast, Eastern Cape

Surfing at J-Bay is about Supertubes - one of the best waves in the world, a legendary right-hander & venue for the Billabong Pro View Tourism Articles