Mandela, here I come
South Africa offers the best rated tourist attractions in Africa, right from the glorious demeanor of Sun City to the big game in Zulu Kraal. The rainbow country is often referred to as a ‘world in one country’ and its abundance of natural, historical and cultural attractions certainly supports this description.
The Nelson Mandela Museum in the Eastern Cape provides fascinating insight on a man who has become synonymous with the concept of freedom.
Those who enjoy cultural attractions will find that South Africa’s art galleries are treasure troves of artistic talent, local and international, contemporary and historic. Among its many valuable heritage sites, South Africa has five that are listed as UNESCO World Heritage Sites – Robben Island, St Lucia Wetland Park, the Cradle of Humankind, uKhahlamba-Drakensberg Park and the Vredefort Dome.
Other heritage attractions include Constitution Hill in Johannesburg, the Valdezia Mission Station in Limpopo Province and Freedom Park near Pretoria