GENERAL INFORMATION FOR VISITORS TO SOUTH AFRICA
South Africa is a wonderful country with a wide diversity of cultures, a rich history and magnificent natural beauty.
Below are a few points to keep in mind when traveling in South Africa:
- For more information please visit the following link: https://www.southafrica.net/za/en/
- For more information on the weather and climate please visit the following link: http://www.weathersa.co.za/
- Electricity supply is at 240 V and 50 Hz (http://www.kropla.com/electric2.htm).
- VAT is charged at 15% on all purchases except fresh fruit and vegetables and a few basic items.
- Tips at restaurants is generally 10% of the bill