City of Tswane Metropolitan
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The City of Tshwane consist of a lot of sub-divisions. Under which includes the well known Centurion, Crocadile River, Cullinan, Pretoria and so much more! Below goVeza has mentioned a few interesting facts about 10 of these subdivisions:
Akasia forms part of the subdivisions of Tswane. It lays on the northern part of one of the most known cities in South Africa, Pretoria...
This town is situated 30 km east of Pretoria along the diamond route. It has a unique mine village character. Mine workers, offices, churches and houses are the backbone of this small town...
Pretoria can be best described as Jacaranda City, hence a cloud of Jacarandas are covering this town. It also consist of several universities and government buildings...
Bronkhortspruit features the largest Buddhist temple in the Southern Hemisphere. Therefore, this town laying only 50 km East of Pretoria attracts a lot of tourists. This Buddhist Temple is known as the Nan Hua Temple...
Centurion is located between Pretoria and Midrand and formerly owns an independent municipality. Since 2002, it has formed part of the Tshwane Metropolitan. Its previous name was Verwoerdburg...
Hammanskraal was named after Hamman, a cattleman who build a stockade here. He built it in order to protect his livestock from predators...
When you see the Jacarandas in full bloom you know it is time for the annual Jacaranda Festival! Featuring foot stalls, markets, flea markets, concerts and entertainment for the whole family.
This events attracts thousands of visitors each year. Hopefully it will attract you too!
The Pretoria Zoo is one of the most visited attractions so far. It is especially famous among the little kiddies. Not only do they present animals, but also facilities and other fun things to do.
East family misled into destroying home still waiting
After nearly four weeks, a Nellmapius family is still waiting for feedback about their brand new RDP house.