South Africa is an incredible country, rich with resources, stunning views and world-leading innovations – but how well do you know your homeland?
Home to over 53 million people, South Africa has made a name for itself across the world as a country full of diversity when it comes to basically everything: history, ecology, geology and politics.
It’s the only country in the world where two Nobel Peace Prize winners have lived on the same street – and it’s the only place on earth where you can see a world heritage site while standing in another one.
Speaking to the country’s immense mineral wealth, South Africa has nearly 90% of the platinum metals on earth, and around 41% of the world’s gold.
Test your knowledge on other South African facts with our quiz.