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Some ‘Best in the World’ facts about South Africa

South Africa is home to the oldest meteor scar in the world – the Vredefort Dome in a town called Parys. The site is a
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Some ‘Best in the World’ facts about South Africa

South Africa is the only country in the entire world that has voluntarily abandoned its nuclear weapons programme. The world’s largest themed resort hotel in
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Some ‘Best in the World’ facts about South Africa

South Africa’s drinking water is rated 3rd best in the world for being “safe and ready to drink”. Water is not all there is to
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Some ‘Best in the World’ facts about South Africa

South Africa is now the only country in the world to have hosted the Soccer, Cricket and Rugby World Cup! Table Mountain in Cape Town
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African Black Rhino | One of the ‘BIG 5’

The black rhinoceros (Diceros bicornis) is a large herbivore having two upright horns on the nasal bridge. Its thick (1.5–5 cm) protective skin, formed from
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African Elephant | One of the ‘BIG 5’

The African elephant (Loxodonta africana) is a very large herbivore having thick, almost hairless skin, a long, flexible, prehensile trunk, upper incisors forming long curved
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African Leopard | One of the ‘BIG 5’

The African leopard (Panthera pardus pardus) is a large, carnivorous feline having either tawny fur with dark rosette-like markings or black fur. They are wary
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African ‘Cape’ Buffalo | One of the ‘BIG 5’

The African buffalo or Cape buffalo (Syncerus caffer) is a large horned bovid. They are the only animals within the Big Five that are not
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African Lion  |  One of the ‘BIG 5’

The lion (Panthera leo) is a large feline of Africa and northwest India, having a short, tawny coat, a tufted tail, and in the male,
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Things I Wish I Knew Before Going to South Africa

Things I Wish I Knew Before Going to South Africa Culturally, South Africa has a unique blend of African and Colonial cultures, which have seen
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A few useful tips when visiting South Africa

Weather: South Africa has 2500 hours of sun a year which is high – globally it is considered a dryer climate. Johannesburg and the north
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Facts that will surprise you about Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe has the highest literacy In Africa Zimbabwe has the highest literacy rate in Africa. 90% of the population in Zimbabwe is educated. Zimbabwe does
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