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Explore South Africa!

What's going on the Web about South Africa, and what in the world are the South African people upto? Let's take a fun tour!

Buckle up and get your mouse ready! Explore South African things and stuff from the Worldwide Web. It's a fun ride and a great way to learn many things South African. Use Previous/Next links to navigate! Tip: Please allow a few moments to load the content. Count to 10... Loaded? Great!

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1. Photos and Pictures 2. In the News 3. Videos & Movie Clips 4. Posts from the Blogosphere
5. Full Interactive Map 6. Best Books 7. A Little Introduction 8. Discussion

First, Pictures and Photos

Let's see what South African photographers are snapping, clicking and posting around the great nation of South Africa, right now!

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Second, Latest News & Views!

Let's see what's happening in and around South Africa and stay in quick touch with news, reports and analysis on the top newspapers and journals, as it happens right now!

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Third, Of course, Videos & Movie Clips

Let's watch the hottest and some of the most amazing internet videos and movies being uploaded by South Africa video buffs! We've already selected some great ones for you, but you can always search for more using the video search box below. To see a video, just click on a video to watch it live right now on this webpage!

Fourth, The Blogosphere

Let's read what citizen journalists and bloggers are writing, commenting and speaking their minds about in these Top South African Blog posts about now. You may as well wish to visit one of these great South African bloggers and leave a comment there!

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Fifth, The Map

Still can't get enough of South Africa ? Let's explore what else is there in South Africa and learn more about its geography, topography and terrain on this interactive map. To see it bigger, check out our full screen Map of South Africa. Meanwhile, Let's Zoom in and out and pan across this South African map!

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Sixth... Don't forget Bestselling books

A good book is your best friend! Don't be left out without these great books on South Africa! We recommend a wonderful collection, specially selected, and the best discounted prices anywhere on the Internet, because they're directly from Amazon.com - 100% safe and secure! Fill up your bookshelf with these!

Seventh... A little introduction of South Africa

Let's listen to the beautiful South African national anthem.

The Capital of South Africa is Pretoria. A person from South Africa is called South African.

The Republic of South Africa is a country located at the southern tip of the African continent. It borders the countries of Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Mozambique and Swaziland. Lesotho is an enclave entirely surrounded by South African territory.

South Africa has the largest population of people of European descent in Africa, the largest Indian population in Africa, as well as the largest Coloured (of mixed European and African descent) community in Africa, making it one of the most ethnically diverse countries on the continent. Racial and ethnic strife between the white minority and the black majority have played a large part in the country's history and politics. The National Party began introducing the racist policy of apartheid after winning the general election of 1948; however, it was the same party under the leadership of F.W. de Klerk who under pressure started to dismantle it in 1990 after a long struggle by the oppressed black majority, as well as many white, coloured and Indian South Africans.

The country is one of the few in Africa never to have had a coup d'├ętat, and regular free and fair elections have been held since 1994, making it a regional power and among the most stable and liberal democracies in Africa. The economy of South Africa is the largest and most well-developed of the entire African continent, with modern infrastructure common throughout the country.

Check out what days and events South African people observe for their national & public holidays.

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