About South Africa
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Streaming Services

Watch your home country's TV abroad: a guide to international streaming ser...


With content delivery services that offer access to your favourite TV programmes from your home country around the world, living abroad has never been easier.

Telecommunication South Africa

Telecommunications in South Africa


Being connected is a vital element of expat life. Having a South African phone number and access to the internet in South Africa enables you to keep in touch with friends and family back at home, along with new people you've recently met.

Cost of living in South Africa

The cost of living in South Africa


Prices in South Africa are likely to differ to that of your home country. Use this guide to see if you can afford to purchase real estate in South Africa, attend school, set up utilities, dine out, and more.

Driving in South Africa

Driving in South Africa: South Africa's driving regulations and road rules


Who has right of way when driving in South Africa? What rules apply at four-way stops? This guide explains South Africa's driving regulations, South African road signs and South African road rules.

SASSA grants

Social security in South Africa and SASSA grants


A guide to the South African Social Security Agency (SASSA): who must arrange SASSA payments, who can claim SASSA grants and how much are SASSA grant amounts.

Crime and the legal system in South Africa


Even though the number of serious crimes has decreased in the last few years, South Africa still has a high level of violence.

South Africa transport: Trains, metro, buses, and taxis in South Africa


If you need to travel in South Africa, this guide includes all transport types in South Africa, including taxis, minibuses, airport shuttles and the 'Gautrain'.

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