South Africa is a short form for the Republic of South Africa and is a country located to the south of African continent. There are 9 provinces in South Africa and enjoys two long coastlines, one to the Atlantic Ocean and the Indian Ocean to the east. There are many ethnicities in South Africa with as many languages and unique cultures. English, Dutch and Afrikaans are the predominant languages here. To see the fascinating and colorful vistas in South Africa make sure that you book a car well in advance on the web and travel around in ease.
• Big Cities - Visit the top cities in South Africa including Johannesburg, Durban, Pretoria, Soweto, Cape Town, Mitchell’s Plain and Umlazi. There are many tourist spots, beaches, monuments, museums, art galleries, parks and architecturally spectacular buildings to see. To get around, how about getting a hire car?
• Table Mountain – In Cape Town, there exists the Table Mountain, which is a huge tourist attraction. Hike or take a cable top, but don’t miss scaling it and remember to take along a camera to capture some immensely panoramic pictures from the top of Table Mountain. Explore the awesome flora and fauna on this mountain and enjoy being in the lap of nature. Get to Cape Town by a hire car.
• Robben Island, where Nelson Mandela was imprisoned – Off the cost of South Africa, is the prison where Nelson Mandela lived a solitary and unfair life for 18 years while he campaigned vigorously against Apartheid. Take a ferry to the island and reach the V&A Waterfront with a rented car. You can view a replica of the chair, mat, feeding bowl and blanket in the cell that Mandela languished in.
• Kruger National Park – Don’t miss it! Take a hired car to Kruger and watch some amazing wild animals and birds live in their natural habitat. Get to see the Big 5 – rhino, lion, leopard, elephant and buffalo. It is five hours from Johannesburg and taking a hired car is cheap and time saving.