South Africa

SOUTH AFRICA

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Languages (11): Swazi, Zulu, Xhosa, Afrikaans, English, Northern Sotho, Tswana, Ndebele, Swati, Venda, Tsonga, 

Currency: South African Rand (ZAR)

Telephone code: +27

Population: 55 million

Area: 1,221,037 km2

Religion: Predominantly Christian

 

Getting around:

Public taxis/combos, or mini buses inside cities are the best form of public transport in South Africa. Jump in one of these for a few Rand.

The Baz bus is another excellent service for travellers. However, as a couple it was cheaper to rent a car, giving us much more freedom and the possibility of free accommodation!

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