General Information on South Africa
Meet people with a smile on their face, discover the soul of this country, the picturesque culture and the world famous local wines. South Africa is located on the southern tip of the African continent bordered by Botswana, Zimbabwe, Namibia, and Mozambique. The Atlantic Ocean on the west and the Indian Ocean on the east give the country its unique range of biodiversity. South Africa is three times larger than Texas, US, it covers an area of 1.221.040 square kilometers. The capital is Pretoria. The climate is pleasant with sunny and warm days most of the year. The seasons are opposite to those in the Northern Hemisphere. South African summers starts in November up to February, with hot weather and thunderstorms during the afternoon. The winters are generally mild and dry.
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South Africa is a leader in responsible travel, sustainable tourism and eco-friendly safaris. So let's explore Africa and enjoy your stay in one of Green Pearls' sustainable eco luxury hotels, resorts or camps in South Africa.