Top 10: Cities in South Africa
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Cape Town, Western Cape
Renowned as one of the most beautiful cities in the world, this seaside playground has it all. Move over Sydney and San Francisco – the Mother City rules!
Founded on a gold rush; it’s the financial and entertainment epicentre of the country. Jozi rocks in more ways than one.
If you’re looking for a hot destination - Durban is it! From its sultry nightlife, weather, beaches and heady cultural mix to its famous curries, Durb’s is scorching!
Seemingly stately with numerous international embassies, monuments and museums, this city, is sports-mad with plenty entertainment in theatres, music venues and nightclubs.
Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape
Known as the friendly city, this easy-going bayside metropolis is known for its hospitality and beautiful beaches.
Bloemfontein, Free State
At the heart of the Free State you’ll find historic, hospitable Bloemfontein, known as the ‘City of Roses’.
Gateway to the Kruger National Park and the world-famous game reserves of Sabi-Sabi, Nelspruit is a thriving lowveld metropolis.
Kimberley, Northern Cape
Founded on diamonds; this historic city is home to the Kimberley mine museum and the Great Hole of Kimberley.
Meaning place of peace, Polokwane opens the way to the Great Limpopo Transfronteir Park and the mystical, eco-adventure landscapes of Vhenda.
This KwaZulu-Natal hinterland city is cherished for its history, colonial character and picturesque countryside.