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Some interesting facts about South Africa:
Johannesburg is the largest city in the country. It has been completely rebuilt four times.
South Africa is the largest producer of macadamia nuts in the world.
The first human heart transplant took place at a Cape Town hospital in 1967.
It is estimated that there are about 3,000 shipwrecks off the coast of South Africa.
Hotels in South Africa - In South Africa there are 71,300 hotel rooms for rent.
South Africa is the only country in the world where two Nobel laureates have come from the same street: Vilakazi Street in the heart of the town of Soweto where two South African leaders lived; Archbishop Desmond Tutu and Nelson Mandela.
Route 62, Western Cape, is the longest wine route in the world: It is 850 kilometers long and leads from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth and along its length you will see vineyards and wineries and nice villages where you can stop and drink wine.
If you want to bungy jump in one of the highest places in the world, drive to the Bloukrans Bridge, where there is a 216 meter high bungy jump site.
There are eight amazing world heritage sites in South Africa.
About 20% of the world's gold is mined in South Africa.