DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: South Africa, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0756684781
  • ISBN-13: 9780756684785
  • Grade Level Range: 4th Grade - 6th Grade
  • 480 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released November 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011

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Overview

DK EYEWITNESS TRAVEL GUIDE: SOUTH AFRICA will lead you straight to the best attractions South Africa has to offer. Packed with information, detailed maps, beautiful cutaways, and floor plans of all major sites, this guide explores every facet of the "Rainbow Nation." This edition also introduces a new 56-page field guide to South Africa's wildlife and the safari experience, with detailed information on safaris, wildlife reserves, and local species. From Zulu culture to majestic lions, DK EYEWITNESS TRAVEL: SOUTH AFRICA is packed with essential information, whatever your budget. This fully updated and expanded South Africa guide provides comprehensive guidance on the best things to do in South Africa, from exploring the Palace of the Lost City and Kruger National Park to experiencing the multifaceted culture of a country with 11 official languages! The DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: South Africa provides all the insider tips every visitor to South Africa needs, with dozens of reviews for South African hotels, recommendations for South African restaurants, tips for shopping and all the best places for entertainment. Don't miss a thing on your vacation with the DK Eyewitness Guide to South Africa.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
How to Use This Guide.
1: Introducing South Africa.
2: Discovering South Africa.
3: Putting South Africa on the Map.
4: A Portrait of South Africa.
5: South Africa through the Year.
6: The History of South Africa.
7: Wild South Africa.
8: The Safari Experience.
9: Habitats at a Glance.
10: Field Guide.
11: Cape Town.
12: Cape Town at a Glance.
13: The City Bowl.
14: V&A Waterfront.
15: Further Afield.
16: Shopping in Cape Town.
17: Entertainment in Cape Town.
18: Cape Town Street Finder.
19: The Western & Southern Cape.
20: Introducing the Western and Southern Cape.
21: The Cape Winelands.
22: The Western Coastal Terrace.
23: The Southern Cape.
24: The Garden Route to Grahamstown.
25: The East Coast and Interior.
26: Introducing the East Coast and Interior.
27: Wild Coast, Drakensberg and Midlands.
28: Durban and Zululand.
29: Gauteng and Mpumalanga.
30: Introducing Gauteng and Mpumalanga.
31: Gauteng and Sun City.
32: Blyde River Canyon and Kruger.
33: The Arid Interior.
34: Introducing the Arid Interior.
35: South of the Orange.
36: North of the Orange.
37: Travellers' Needs.
38: Where to Stay.
39: Where to Eat.
40: Shopping in South Africa.
41: Enter Tainment in South Africa.
42: Special-Interest Vacations.
43: Survival Guide.
44: Practical Information.
45: Travel Information.
General Index.
Acknowledgments.