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    The Administrative capital of South Africa is a beautiful city famous because of the blooming Jacaranda's in October where the whole city with over 100 000 Jacaranda Trees turns purple, and therefor also called the Jacaranda city.

    Pretoria's rich and colorful heritage is reflected in the city's many museums and attractions, this contemporary art & craft markets prevail so that the city lives with a unique blend of old and new.

    Over 2 million people live in Pretoria and this is also where all the foreign embassies are located. Students are quite common, as Pretoria host a few Universities and Colleges.
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    • Roodeplaat Nature Reserve
      5.86 Km from Pretoria
      Roodeplaat (Dam Provincial) Nature Reserve is located on the shores of the Roodeplaat Dam, 22 km north-east of Pretoria, Gauteng. In 1972 the Department of Water Affairs and Forestry (DWAF) delegated the management of the Roodeplaat Dam area to the Nature Conservation division of the Transvaal Provincial Administration (TPA). Their mandate was to develop the area as a nature reserve and outdoor recreation facility for Pretoria's residents. The reserve was proclaimed in 1977.
    • Menlyn Park
      23.04 Km from Pretoria
      Menlyn Park Shopping Centre is a shopping mall in Pretoria, South Africa, with a total floor space of 118 253m². It is situated at the corner of Lois Avenue and Atterbury Road close to the N1 Johannesburg - Polokwane Highway. The mall is currently undergoing renovation, which is scheduled to be complete in 2016.
    • Tshwane District Hospital
      23.83 Km from Pretoria
      Tshwane District Hospital is situated in Prinshof 349-Jr, a suburb of Pretoria, South Africa. It was known as H. F. Verwoerd Hospital (the current Steve Biko Hospital) until 1994, but is now a separate community hospital that deals with non-critical care.
    • Woodlands Boulevard
      25.58 Km from Pretoria
    • Freedom Park (South Africa)
      27.25 Km from Pretoria
    • Odi Stadium
      36.55 Km from Pretoria
    • Nan Hua Temple
      41.92 Km from Pretoria
      Nan Hua Temple (南華寺, Nanhua Si) is the largest Buddhist temple and seminary in Africa, and is situated in the Cultura Park suburb of Bronkhorstspruit, South Africa. It is the African headquarters of the Fo Guang Shan (Buddha's Light Mountain) Order, covering over 600 acres (2.4 km2). Fo Guang Shan was established in 1967 by Venerable Master Hsing Yun, and is a Mahayana Chinese Buddhism monastic order. The Temple, like its mother order in Taiwan, follows the Linji Chan school of Buddhism as well ...

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    Graphic showing average weather in Pretoria in Celcius and Centimeters (Change to Farenheit and Inches)

    Month Temp °C Rainfall Cm Temp °F Rainfall Inches
    Jan 21.7 143 71.1 56.3
    Feb 21.3 106 70.3 41.7
    Mar 20.1 93 68.2 36.6
    Apr 17.1 48 62.8 18.9
    May 13.6 23 56.5 9.1
    Jun 10.5 7 50.9 2.8
    Jul 11 8 51.8 3.1
    Aug 13.7 8 56.7 3.1
    Sep 17.7 23 63.9 9.1
    Oct 19.7 70 67.5 27.6
    Nov 20.4 116 68.7 45.7
    Dec 21.3 120 70.3 47.2

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