South Africa

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South Africa is a most epic country located in the world's most epic continent, with scenery and terrain ranging from dolphins and penguins on the Cape to the lions, buffalo and crocodiles of Kruger National Park, and from the breathtaking Table Mountain and Cape Point over Cape Town to the Kalahari Desert.

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Cape Town is the second largest city in South Africa and is the capital of the Western Cape Province, as well as being the legislative capital of South Africa.
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Johannesburg is a large metropolis and is South Africa's largest city.
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The Kruger National Park lies in the north-east of South Africa and runs along the border of Mozambique in the east, Zimbabwe in the north, and the southern border is the Crocodile River.

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The Western Cape is the most south-western province in South Africa, covering many of South Africa's tourist destinations and attractions.
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Eastern Cape, is in South Africa and stretches along the Indian Ocean between Western Cape and KwaZulu-Natal.
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Gauteng is one of the provinces in the north-east of South Africa.
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KwaZulu-Natal is a province in the east of South Africa, bordering Mozambique in the north and the Eastern Cape in the south.
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Limpopo Province, South Africa: South Africa’s northernmost province, Limpopo, borders onto Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Botswana, making it the ideal entrance to Africa.
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The Mpumalanga Province is located in the north-east of South Africa and is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the country.
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The Northern Cape is situated in the north-west corner of South Africa.
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The Free State Province is situated in the heartland of the Karoo semi-desert of South Africa.
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The North-West Province, provides a link between South Africa and Botswana.
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South Africa

  • Location:  ,
  • Population:  49,000,000
  • Latitude of center:  29° 34' 12" (29.57°) south
  • Longitude of center:  25° 31' 48" (25.53°) east
  • Average elevation:  1,037 meters (3,402 feet)
  • Capital:  Pretoria
  • Area:  1,219,912 km² (471,011 miles²)
  • Languages:  Zulu, Xhosa, Afrikaans, Pedi, English, Tswana, Southern Sotho, Tsonga, Swati, Venda, South Ndebele
  • Currency:  Rand (ZAR)
  • Phone code:  27
  • Internet domain:  .za
  • Neighbors:  Botswana, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, Swaziland, Zimbabwe
  • Wikidata:  South Africa
  • DMOZ Open Directory:  South Africa
  • Wikimedia Commons:  South Africa

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Other Names for South Africa

  • Afrikaans:  Republiek van Suid-Afrika, Suid-Afrika, Unie van Suid-Afrika
  • Akan:  Afrika Anaafo
  • Albanian:  Afrika e Jugut
  • Amharic:  ደቡብ አፍሪካ
  • Arabic:  جمهورية جنوب افريقيا, جنوب أفريقيا, جنوب افريقيا
  • Aragonese:  Sudafrica
  • Armenian:  Հարավային Աֆրիկա
  • Arpitan:  Africa du Sud
  • Asturian:  República Sudafricana
  • Azerbaijani:  Cənub Afrika
  • Bambara:  Worodugu Afriki
  • Basque:  Hego Afrika, Hegoafrika
  • Belarusian:  Паўднёва-Афрыканская Рэспубліка
  • Bengali:  দক্ষিণ আফ্রিকা
  • Bosnian:  Južna Afrika, Južnoafrička Republika
  • Breton:  Suafrika
  • Bulgarian:  Република Южна Африка, ЮАР, Южна Африка, Южноафриканска република
  • Burmese:  တောင်အာဖရိက
  • Catalan:  Sud-àfrica, Sudàfrica
  • Central Khmer:  អាហ្វ្រិកខាងត្បូង
  • Chinese:  南非
  • Cornish:  Afrika Dhyhow
  • Croatian:  Južna Afrika, Južnoafrička Republika
  • Czech:  Jihoafrická republika, Jižní Afrika
  • Danish:  Sydafrika
  • Dutch:  Zuid-Afrika
  • Dzongkha:  སའུཐ་ཨཕ་རི་ཀ
  • English:  Republic of South Africa
  • Esperanto:  Sud-Afriko
  • Estonian:  Lõuna-Aafrika Vabariik, Lõuna-Aafrika
  • Ewe:  Anyiehe Afrika nutome
  • Faroese:  Suðurafrika
  • Finnish:  Etelä-Afrikka
  • French:  Afrique du Sud
  • Fulah:  Afrik bŋ Worgo
  • Galician:  Sudáfrica, Suráfrica
  • Ganda:  Sawusafirika
  • Georgian:  სამხრეთ აფრიკა, სამხრეთ აფრიკის რესპუბლიკა
  • German:  Republik Südafrika, Südafrika
  • Greek:  Νότια Αφρική
  • Gujarati:  દક્ષિણ આફ્રિકા
  • Haitian:  Afrik Disid, Afrik disid
  • Hausa:  Afirka Ta Kudu
  • Hebrew:  דרום אפריקה
  • Hindi:  दक्षिण अफ़्रीका, दक्षिण अफ्रीका
  • Hungarian:  Dél-Afrika, Dél-afrikai Köztársaság
  • Icelandic:  Suður-Afríka
  • Ido:  Sudafrika
  • Indonesian:  Afrika Selatan
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association):  Africa del Sud
  • Irish:  An Afraic Theas
  • Italian:  Sudafrica
  • Japanese:  南アフリカ, 南アフリカ共和国
  • Kannada:  ದಕ್ಷಿಣ ಆಫ್ರಿಕಾ
  • Kashmiri:  جٔنوٗبی اَفریٖقہ
  • Kazakh:  Оңтүстік Африка республикасы
  • Kikuyu:  Afrika Kusini
  • Korean:  남아공, 남아프리카 공화국, 남아프리카
  • Kurdish:  Afrîkaya Başûr, ئەفریقای باشوور
  • Lao:  ອາຟະລິກາໃຕ້
  • Latin:  Africa Australis
  • Latvian:  Dienvidāfrika, Dienvidāfrikas Republika
  • Limburgan:  Zuid-Afrika
  • Lingala:  Afríka ya Súdi
  • Lithuanian:  Pietų Afrika, Pietų Afrikos Respublika
  • Low German:  Süüdafrika
  • Luba-Katanga:  Afrika ya Súdi
  • Luxembourgish:  Südafrika
  • Macedonian:  Јужна Африка
  • Malagasy:  Afrika Atsimo
  • Malay (macrolanguage):  Afrika Selatan
  • Malayalam:  ദക്ഷിണാഫ്രിക്ക
  • Maltese:  Afrika t’Isfel
  • Maori:  Awherika ki te Tonga, Āwherika-ki-te-tonga
  • Marathi:  दक्षिण अफ्रिका
  • Narom:  Afrique du Sud
  • Nepali (macrolanguage):  दक्षिण अफ्रिका
  • North Ndebele:  Mzansi ye Afrika
  • Northern Sami:  Mátta-Afrihká
  • Norwegian:  Sør-Afrika
  • Norwegian Bokmål:  Sør-Afrika
  • Norwegian Nynorsk:  Sør-Afrika
  • Novial:  Sud Afrika
  • Occitan (post 1500):  Sud-Africa
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100):  Sūðaffrica
  • Oriya (macrolanguage):  ଦକ୍ଷିଣ ଆଫ୍ରିକା
  • Pampanga:  Mauling Aprika
  • Pedi:  Afrika-Borwa, Repabliki ya Afrika-Borwa
  • Persian:  آفریقای جنوبی, افریقای جنوبی
  • Piemontese:  Sudàfrica
  • Polish:  Afryka Południowa, Południowa Afryka
  • Portuguese:  África do Sul
  • Romanian:  Africa de Sud
  • Romansh:  Africa dal Sid
  • Rundi:  Afurika y'Epfo
  • Russian:  ЮАР, Южно-Африканская Республика
  • Sango:  Mbongo-Afrîka
  • Sanskrit:  दक्षिण-आफ्रिका
  • Scottish Gaelic:  Afraga a Deas
  • Serbian:  Јужна Африка, Јужноафричка Република
  • Serbo-Croatian:  Južna Afrika
  • Sicilian:  Àfrica dû Sud
  • Sinhala:  දකුණු අප්‍රිකාව
  • Slovak:  Južná Afrika
  • Slovenian:  Južnoafriška republika, Republika Južna Afrika
  • Somali:  Koonfur Afrika
  • Southern Sotho:  Afrika Borwa, Rephaboliki ya Afrika Borwa
  • Spanish:  Sudáfrica
  • Swahili (macrolanguage):  Afrika Kusini, Afrika ya Kusini
  • Swati:  iRiphabhulikhi ye Ningizimu Afrika
  • Swedish:  Sydafrika
  • Tagalog:  Timog Aprika
  • Tajik:  Ҷумҳурии Африқои Ҷанубӣ
  • Tamil:  தென் ஆப்பிரிக்கா, தென்னாப்பிரிக்கா
  • Telugu:  దక్షిణ ఆఫ్రికా రాజ్యం
  • Thai:  ประเทศแอฟริกาใต้, แอฟริกาใต้
  • Tibetan:  ལྷོ་ ཨཕྲི་ཀ།
  • Tigrinya:  ደቡብ አፍሪካ
  • Tok Pisin:  Saut Aprika
  • Tonga (Tonga Islands):  ʻAfilika tonga
  • Tsonga:  Afrika Dzonga, Riphabliki ra Afrika Dzonga
  • Tswana:  Aferika Borwa, Aforika Borwa, Rephaboliki ya Aforika Borwa
  • Turkish:  Güney Afrika Cumhuriyeti, Güney Afrika
  • Uighur:  جەنۇبىي ئافرىقا
  • Ukrainian:  ПАР, Південна Африка, Південно-Африканська Республіка
  • Urdu:  جنوبی افریقہ
  • Vietnamese:  Cộng hòa Nam Phi, Nam Phi
  • Welsh:  De Affrica
  • Xhosa:  UMzantsi Afrika, iRiphabliki yom Zantsi Afrika, umZantsi Afrika
  • Yoruba:  Orílẹ́ède Ariwa Afirika
  • Zulu:  IRiphabliki yaseNingizimu Afrika, iNingizimu Afrika, iRiphabhuliki yase Ningizimu Afrika
  • Afurika Tshipembe
  • Riphabuliki ya Afurika Tshipembe
  • Union of South Africa
  • iRiphabliki ye Sewula Afrika
  • iSewula Afrika

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