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  • St Petersburg Ballet – Swan Lake

    The St Petersburg Ballet Company will begin their first tour of South Africa on 16 March 2006 with their fabulous production of the ballet classic Swan Lake. The company consists of 55 ...

  • Ramsar Wetlands: Barberspan and Blesbokspruit

    Named for the city in Iran where the treaty was signed in 1971, the Ramsar Convention is an international treaty aimed at conserving wetlands deemed to be of economic, cultural, scientific and ...

  • Time of the Writer Festival

    The Centre for Creative Arts was established in 1996 by the Development and Social Sciences department of the University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. Their main objective is to create ...

  • Nasionale Vrouedag – 9 Augustus

    Elke jaar op 9 Augustus vier Suid-Afrikaners met uiteenlopende kulture en rasse Nasionale Vrouedag. Hierdie jaarlikse openbare vakansiedag roep die datum 9 Augustus 1956 in herinnering.

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What to See

  • Museums

    Apartheid Museum

    Located in Johannesburg, the Apartheid Museum is one of the most important attractions to visit for a insight into South Africa's history. The Apartheid Museum is an extremely powerful exhibit, and is visited often by local residents and international tourist. Once inside the Apartheid Museum, the atmosphere overwhelms you. Racing back to the 70’s and 80’s, you can almost taste the teargas, ...

  • Limpopo

    Venda

    The area known as Venda, in the Limpopo Province of South Africa, has traditionally been the home of the Venda people who are believed to have traveled from the Great Lakes of Central Africa in the 12th century. Changes in South Africa’s political system over the years and historic conflicts with rival tribes have not had a lastingly negative impact on Venda or its people, a fact which is ...

  • Eastern Cape

    Sundays River

    Situated less than an hour from Port Elizabeth, the tranquil and evergreen Sunday's River Valley in the Eastern Cape Province of South Africa is an important citrus growing area with seemingly endless stretches of lush citrus orchards, scenting the air with their blossoms and becoming heavy and colorful with fruit in the winter. The Sir Percy Fitzpatrick lookout point at Sunland and the ...

  • North West

    Brits

    Located north of Pretoria, en route to Rustenburg, Brits falls within the Bojanala Platinum District Municipality of the North West Province of South Africa. Brits was founded in 1924 on a farm and was named after the owner, Gert Brits. From small beginnings the town has grown tremendously, mainly due to the mining of the rich platinum, vanadium and granite reserves in the area. Brits is ...

  • Trade

    United States

    As an independent Federal Agency, the United States International Trade Commission regulates trade between the United States and the rest of the world, including South Africa. As is the case on a global scale, import/export trade between the United States and South Africa are subject to stringent international trade rules and regulations. The United States ITC records import/export ...

  • Johannesburg

    Newtown

    Newtown Cultural Precinct has become Johannesburg's tourist hot spot in recent years. Like a phoenix rising from the ashes this development has proved that putting in the effort truly pays off. Attracting large numbers of local residents as well as travelers from far-off there is much to see and do in the renewed Newtown Precinct.

  • Western Cape

    Somerset West

    Located around 50 kilometers east of Cape Town in the Western Cape Province of South Africa, the town of Somerset West forms part of the scenic Helderberg Basin, offering visitors the convenience of being close to both the sea and the magnificent Helderberg Mountains. The town lies on the border of the renowned Cape Winelands and offers easy access to the many wine routes of this area.

  • Western Cape

    Clanwilliam

    Just outside of Cape Town, nestled against the breathtaking Cederberg Mountains, is a town that is known for the manufacturing of leather footwear referred to as Veldskoene and for the planting and cultivation of rooibos. Many visitors are surprised by the quaint town of Clanwilliam as it has much more to offer than initially meets the eye.

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