IT HAS EVERYTHING FROM MUSEUMS AND OTTOMAN MONUMENTS TO SAFARI CAMPS AND WHITE SAND BEACHES. HOW WELL DO YOU KNOW SOUTH AFRICA?

01_What is the name of the mosque erected by Sultan Abdulhamid II in Cape Town in 1884?
A_Nur el-Hamidiye  
B_Nur el-Sultaniye  
C_Nur el-Selimiye
D_Nur el-Süleymaniye

02_What is the name of the southwestern tip of Africa, which was discovered by Portuguese navigators in 1488?
A_Vasco da Gama
B_Africa
C_Pacific Ocean
D_Cape of Good Hope

03_Which animal species can you watch at the observation station at Hermanus, two hours west of Cape Town, where visitors are alerted to an animal’s approach by a sound similar to Morse code?
A_Penguins
B_Eagles
C_Whales
D_Dolphins

04_What is the name of the national safari park, famed for its Leopard Hills, that is one of the world’s largest nature reserves?
A_Transvaal
B_Kruger
C_Lesotho
D_Swaziland

05_One of South Africa’s most popular festivals, Kaapse Klopse is held every year on January 2. In which city does this event, famed its costumes and tantamount to a second New Year’s celebration, take place?
A_Cape Town
B_Johannesburg
C_Soweto
D_Pretoria

ANSWERS
1 - a Nur el-Hamidiye
2 - d Cape of Good Hope
3 - c Whales
4 - b Kruger
5 - a Cape Town

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