See It South Africa

See It South Africa

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781400018482
Publisher: Fodor's Travel Publications, Inc.
Publication date: 12/26/2007
Series: Fodor's See It Guides Series , #2
Pages: 352
Product dimensions: 5.24(w) x 9.09(h) x 0.83(d)

Table of Contents


Understanding South Africa     4
Living South Africa     15
The Rainbow Nation     16
Sound of Music     18
Park Life     20
Serious About Sport     22
Boom Time South Africa     24
The Arts     26
The Story of South Africa     27
Before 1488: The First People     28
1488-1855: The Arrival of the Europeans     30
1855-1902: Getting Rich     32
1902-1948: The Rise of Nationalism     34
1948-1988: The Apartheid Era     36
1988-1994: Road to Freedom     38
1994-Today: A New Era     40
On the Move     41
Arriving     42
Getting Around     46
Visitors with a Disability     58
The Sights     59
Cape Peninsula     60
Western Cape     77
Eastern Cape     96
KwaZulu-Natal     105
Limpopo and Mpumalanga     124
Gauteng and Free State     139
Northern Cape and North West Province     152
Lesotho and Swaziland     167
What to Do     175
Introductions     176
Shopping     176
Entertainment     178
Nightlife     179
Sports and Activities     180
Health and Beauty     183
For Children     183
Festivals and Events     183
Listings     184
Cape Peninsula     184
Western Cape     191
Eastern Cape     198
KwaZulu-Natal     202
Limpopo and Mpumalanga     207
Gauteng and Free State     210
Northern Cape and North West Province     216
Lesotho and Swaziland     218
Out and About     221
Walks and Drives     222
Organized Tours     254
Eating and Staying     255
Eating     256
Eating Out in South Africa     256
Menu Reader     258
Eating Listings     259
Staying     274
Staying in South Africa     274
Staying Listings     276
Planning     297
Before You Go     298
Practicalities     300
Money Matters     302
Health     304
Finding Help/Safety      306
Communication     308
Opening Times and Tickets     310
Tourist Offices     311
Media     312
Books, Maps and Films     313
Useful Websites     314
Language Guide     315
Glossary for US Visitors     317
Significant Dates     317
Maps     319
Atlas     320
Atlas Index     332
Index     338
Acknowledgments and Credits     348

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