As an expat, the simplest way to meet new people when you first arrive in South Africa is through the local expat community. If you live in Cape Town or Johannesburg, which are the most popular cities in South Africa for expats, you will discover numerous groups that cater to people with similar hobbies and interests.
What do you get someone from South Africa?
For ultralocal, uniquely South African souvenirs, we asked our insider pals to share some of their favorite collectibles.Zulu ceremonial spoons. “These make a perfect souvenir. Local leather backpack. Old World wine. Africa-shaped pendant. Rooibos Tea. Kalahari salt. Pichulik earrings. Pink Lady gin.More items
What products are made in South Africa?
South Africa is synonymous for its mineral riches such gold, diamond, platinum, manganese-ore and coal, while the fruits of its farming industry are savoured over the world. This includes wine, fruit, medicinal plants, wool, livestock, game and cut flowers.