Orange River Kalahari Desert Indian Ocean Atlantic Ocean
Cape Town Durban Johannesbur g Pretoria Soweto Soweto
Victoria and Alfred Waterfront Cape Town, South Africa
Burgersdorp Eastern Cape, South Africa
Sterkfontein Caves Gauteng, South Africa
Deep Sea Diving Durban, South Africa
Bungee Jumping Pretoria, South Africa
two equal width horizontal bands of red and blue separated by a green band that splits into a horizontal Y, the arms of which end at the corners of the hoist side; the Y embraces a black isosceles triangle from which the arms are separated by narrow yellow bands; the red and blue bands are separated from the green band and its arms by narrow white stripes; the flag colors do not have any official symbolism, but the Y stands for the "convergence of diverse elements within South African society.
Southern Africa, at the southern tip of the continent of Africa South Africa is bordered by Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe and Mozm.
mostly semiarid; subtropical along east coast; sunny days, cool nights
Airports: 578 -Cape Town (Cape Town International) -Bloemfontein (Bloemfontein International) -Durban (Durban International) -Johannesburg (Johannesburg International) -Port Elizabeth (Port Elizabeth International) -Nelspruit (Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport)
Heliports: 1 Railways: 362,099 km
South African Theater Grahamstown, South Africa
State Theatre Pretoria, South Africa
African Art Centre Durban, South Africa
1. Afrikaans 13.35% 2. English 8.2% 3. IsiNdebele 1.59%
Indian food like curry is best known in Durban, South Africa
South African Wine is probably most well known in the Western Cape. Table Mountain in Cape Town is believed to be one of the oldest mountains in the world.
Droughts in South African Vocanos: the volcano forming Marion Island in the Prince Edward Islands, which last erupted in 2004, is South Africa's only active volcano
African Christianity 49.33 years
Black African 79% White 9.6% Colored 8.9% Indian/Asian 2.5%
1. Paper products $7.9 million 2. Zinc $2.6 million 3. Food & tobacco processing machinery $4 million 1. Fuel oil $19 million 2. Coal $6.9 million 3. Sorghum, barley & oats $4 million