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When planning your trip to South Africa, many questions about the country can arise. The travel guide is your answer to the basic travel questions when travelling to South Africa.

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South Africa Country Guide

Southern Africa is the southern most region of the African continent.

The region include the portion of Africa south of the Cunene and Zambezi rivers – that is, South Africa, Lesotho, Swaziland, Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe and (the southern half of) Mozambique.

The region is home to a significant numbers of various wildlife species, including white rhino, lion, leopard, impala, kudu, Blue Wildebeest, Vervet monkey and elephant.

South Africa is one of the best developed countries in Africa with an excellent tourist infrastructure, wildlife and natural beauty:
  accommodation options & find accommodation online in real time
-  national and regional parks including Kruger Park, Addo Elephant & Kgalagadi
game lodges & private reserves
where to go with info on provinces and cities and towns
safaris & tours-