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  • Durban City Overview

    The third largest city in South Africa and the largest in the province of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban is one of the top travel destinations in South Africa. Beautifully set on the Natal Bay, Durban is also one of the most important and busiest ports of South Africa. Home to lovely sun-kissed…
  • Cape Town Overview

    The second largest city of South Africa and the capital of the Western Cape Province, Cape Town is a modern and picturesque city and is regarded as one of the most beautiful regions in the world. The city is also called as the Mother City of South Africa and with…
  • Johannesburg Overview

    The largest city and the biggest metropolis of South Africa, Johannesburg is a beautiful place to visit and enjoy a great time. The city also serves as the provincial capital of Gauteng, which is the richest province in South Africa.

  • Table Mountain South Africa

    A charismatic wonder of nature The Table Mountain is the center of attraction of the Table Mountain National Park. Overlooking the town of Cape Town, the Table Mountain is a major draw for visitors who enjoy hiking to the top or take the cableway to get some fabulous views. The Table…
  • South Africa Overview

    South Africa is one of the most diverse countries in the world. Located at the southern tip of Africa, this nation offers game reserves, bustling and metropolitan cities and beaches. The South African hospitality has its own charm and grandeur. Explore the culture and heritage of the country, only when…
  • Guide to Finding Halal Restaurants and Mosques in Cape Town

    Cape Town has the largest Muslim population in South Africa.

    If you are planning to visit Cape Town, then here is a guide to halal restaurants, food and Mosques in Cape Town.

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South Africa Info

ADMINISTRATIVE CAPITAL: Pretoria

COMMERCIAL CAPITAL: Johannesburg

GEOGRAPHY

South Africa is situated in the southern tip of Africa. Along the South Athlantic Ocean and the Indian Ocean it has a coastline of more than 2500 km's. South Africa is the 25th-largest country in the world with a total land area of 1,219,912 km2

DEMOGRAPHY

A population of close to 50.5 Million. Muslims account for about 1.5% of the population.

CLIMATE

A great variety of climatic zones exist in South Africa. During summer the average temperature range between 19 °C to 24 °C and in winter from 11 °C to 13 °C in most parts of the country.

LANGUAGES SPOKEN

There are 11 official languages including Afrikaans and English.

LOCAL TIME

GMT+2 hrs throughout the year

BUSINESS HOURS

Government: 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM
General: 9 AM to 5 PM

HOLIDAYS

Freedom Day: April 27th
May Day: May 1st
Youth Day: June 16th
Christmas: December 25th

CURRENCY

South African Rand

IMPORTANT PHONE NUMBERS

Police/Fire : 10111
Medical: 10177


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