FAQs about Places in Visas of South Africa
What is the official language of South African ?
South Africa is a country of diverse languages, it currently has 11official languages. These are Afrikaans, Southern Ndebele, Xhosa, Zulu, Swazi, Northern Sotho, Southern Sotho, Tswana, Tsonga, Venda and English. English is usually spoken as a second language.
Which currency is accepted in South Africa ?
South Africa's currency is South African Rand (ZAR). This is what is generally accepted as the legal means of payment in the country. Large supermarkets and hotels accept credit cards and US dollars but local markets accept only cash in ZAR.
Are meals expensive in South Africa ?
South Africa boasts of delicious meals at relatively low prices. An eat-out lunch in an average establishment will cost you between R60 and R130 per person and decent 30cm pizza will cost you between R65 and R95.
Can foreigners rent houses in South Africa ?
Yes. Many real estate agents in South Africa offer rental services to foreigners. The rental properties are mostly available on unfurnished long term lease, but furnished properties on offer with 1 to 12 month lease agreements are also available.