South Africa safari
South Africa is situated at the Southern tip of Africa the country is bordered in the north by Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe and Mozambique. The capital cities of South Africa are Cape Town (legislative), Pretoria (administrative) and Bloemfontein (judicial). There are plenty of adventure, sport, nature and wildlife activities and the country is a pioneer and global leader in responsible tourism.
There are 11 official languages: English, Afrikaans, isiNdebele, isiXhosa, isiZulu, Sepedi, Sesotho, Setswana, Siswati, Tshivenda and Xitsonga. English is the language most widely understood, and is the second language of most South Africans. About 80% of South Africa's population is Christian. Other major religious groups include Hindus, Muslims, Jews and Buddhists. South Africa's currency is the rand, which offers visitors great value for money.
South Africa's seasons are as follows.
Spring: September, October, November
Summer: December through February
Autumn: March, April, May
Winter: June through August.
South Africa is the one of the 17 most biologically diverse destinations in the world. Expect majestic and intimidating animals such as rhinos, elephants and great white sharks, and cute ones like meerkats, bush babies and bat-eared foxes, as well as diverse plant life from the succulent Karoo to fynbos and indigenous forest. South Africa has three major international airports - you can fly to Tambo International Airport (Johannesburg), Cape Town International Airport or King Shaka International Airport (Durban). There are also many regional airports, including the Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport in Mbombela (Nelspruit).