Francesco Dazzi Photography | Mpumalanga & KwaZulu Natal

Mpumalanga is a province of South Africa. The name means east or literally "the place where the sun rises" in Swazi, Xhosa, and Zulu. Mpumalanga is a popular tourism destination. Kruger National Park, established in 1898 for the protection of Lowveld wildlife, covering 20,000 square kilometres (7,800 square miles), is a popular destination. The other major tourist attractions include the Sudwala Caves and the Blyde River Canyon.

KwaZulu-Natal is a province of South Africa. Prior to 1994 the territory now known as KwaZulu-Natal was made up of the province of Natal and all pieces of territory that made up the homeland of KwaZulu. It is called the garden province and is the home of the Zulu nation. Two natural areas: the iSimangaliso Wetland Park and the uKhahlamba Drakensberg Park, have been declared UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Located in the southeast of the country, the province has a long shoreline on the Indian Ocean. Its capital is Pietermaritzburg and its largest city is Durban.

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Category:Travel and Places
Subcategory Detail:South Africa
Keywords:Africa, Canyon, KwaZulu-Natal, Landscape, Mpumalanga, Natal, Nature, Scenic, South Africa, Tourism, Tourist, Travel, Village, Zulu