Walmer Park: Shopping Mall
One of the better shopping malls in Port Elizabeth. The bookshop, Forgaty's, deserves special mentioning. It has a fantastic range of books, and often very good books on Port Elizabeth and South Africa. Also very helpful and knowledgable staff.
It becomes very busy during weekends and Christmas Holidays.
There are also cinemas and a game-centre.
What to buy: Books and novelties
Masterton's: A Coffee Experience
You can smell this shop before even seeing it. The fantastic smell of roasting coffee beans. Very friendly people (a family affair).
What to buy: They do make their own blends, and also stock the more common Blue Mountain etc.
Tsitsikamma blend is excellent.
GreenAcres Shopping Centre: Time for shopping??
The biggest mall in Port Elizabeth, Greenacres, will satisfy all your purchasing needs whilst visiting this friendly city.
The mall forms part of a kilometer long complex that will entice all shoppers.
Playing host to a multude of shops and restaurants, here you are bound to find whatever it is you are looking for, whether it is sports equipment, fashion, electrical equipment, this mall has it.
What to buy: They have loads of different shops, so I am pretty sure you will find it in there.
- Family Travel
- Budget Travel
Ocean side: Ocean Side surf shop
This shop sells swimwear, sunglasses, suntan lotion, and anything you may need for a day at the beach
- Family Travel
Several shops in Central: Antiques
There are several shops in the Central area selling antiques. It differs in quality, but great to browse around.