Predominantly known for its annual National Arts Festival, Grahamstown is a great town to visit in the country … go there and you’ll certainly feel like you’ve left sunny South Africa … and that’s really the point of a vacation, right? To take a bit of a break from your regular day-to-day life!
With its annual National Arts Festival, all theatre lovers should be sure to book a trip to G-town. The festival runs for 11 days, starting at the end of June and running till the beginning of July. During this arts festival there is an explosion of culture in the street markets and there are opportunities to buy all kinds of artistic pieces, clothes, jewellery and so much more.
If you visit Grahamstown any other time of the year, don’t worry – you won’t be bored. The city is filled with rich historical content, historical sites and monuments you can learn all about on one of the many of the tours available.
For accommodation that matches the classic, cultured vibe of Grahamstown, pop on over to Evelyn House. This simple-yet-elegant guesthouse is the perfect place to kick back and to take in the quaint city vibes! There are also plenty of activities to do in the area … so whatever you’re in the mood for – there’s something for you. Simply click here for more info.