South Africa is known across the world as the rainbow nation. History books are decorated with records of the country’s rise from the apartheid era to having a global icon and leader in the name of Nelson Mandela. For many who have never visited South Africa, there are plenty of reasons why a visit should be top on the priority list. Below are some of the reasons:
Affordable – Affordability is a key determinant in choosing a holiday destination. South Africa offers this much needed affordability.The economy allows you to have enough money for shopping and other luxuries.
Natural Beauty – South Africa offers some scenic wonders which are unparalleled and legendary.The mountains, forests, coasts and deserts will sooth your soul and delight you.
World Class Facilities – South Africa is a third world country with world class facilities. Whether you opt for Afro-chic or authentic Africa, you will still find it easy to get around, find a decent place to stay, have a great meal and connect peacefully.
Adventure – You can never be short of adventure in this country. With over 130 adventures spots available, there is something for everyone, from mountain walks to shark cage diving.
Good Weather – Weather patterns around holiday destinations quite often determine the kind of activities you can engage in. South Africa’s fair weather allows you to enjoy the outdoors, play golf all year round and take advantage of nearly 3000 km of the coastline.
Rainbow Nation – This country is a mixed pot of tribes, races, cultures and nationalities.This diversity is what gives everyone and any visitor some rare form of friendliness across the entire spectrum of the country.
Wildlife – A visit to the African continent and in particular South Africa can never be complete without experiencing and seeing the wildlife.You can look forward to enjoying the Big Five as well as other species such as whales, penguins, meerkata, wild dogs, birds, dung beetles, etc.
Freedom Struggle – By visiting South Africa, you discover a nations struggle for freedom whilst following the footsteps of Nelson Mandela, Hector Pieterson and many other celebrated revolutionaries.
The above reasons should certainly attract you to the rainbow nation.