Located along the southernmost region of Africa, South Africa’s coastline stretches from the desert border on the Atlantic to the subtropical side of the Indian Ocean.
What ocean surrounds South Africa?
South Africa’s coastlines border the Indian Ocean to the southeast and the Atlantic Ocean to the southwest. The country possesses two small subantarctic islands, Prince Edward and Marion, situated in the Indian Ocean about 1,200 miles (1,900 km) southeast of Cape Town.
What is Africa’s largest city?
What is the smallest country in South Africa?
1) Seychelles (451 km2) – The Smallest Country in Africa
With just 92,000 inhabitants it is the smallest sovereign country in Africa.
What 3 languages are most widely spoken in Cape Town?
The most common languages in Cape Town are English, Afrikaans and Xhosa. Afrikaans is the most widely spoken home language with more than 40% of Capetonians speaking the language. Afrikaans is one of the eleven official languages of South Africa.
What is the name of all oceans?
Historically, there are four named oceans: the Atlantic, Pacific, Indian, and Arctic. However, most countries – including the United States – now recognize the Southern (Antarctic) as the fifth ocean. The Pacific, Atlantic, and Indian are the most commonly known. The Southern Ocean is the ‘newest’ named ocean.
How do u say hello in South Africa?
1. Howzit – A traditional South African greeting that translates roughly as “How are you?” or simply “Hello”. 2. Heita – An urban and rural greeting used by South Africans.