The land-locked country of Swaziland is bordered by South Africa and Mozambique. Situated in Southern Africa, Swaziland has a population of just over one million. The capital city of this country is Mbabane, although the royal and government capital is actually known as Lobamba. You will find a range of unique cities and areas within Swaziland, all of which have something unique and fascinating to offer to visitors.
The city of Manzini is where you will find the industrial and business hub of this country, whereas the city of Lobamba is known as the royal and legislative centre. You will find plenty to explore in the official capital city of Mbabane, and other cities that you can explore include Big Bend and Piggs Peak. You can also enjoy a number of popular parks and reserves here, and there is plenty to soak up in the way of culture and history.
The residents of this country, which is one of the smallest in Africa, are friendly and welcoming. You can enjoy learning more about the local traditions and way of life through mixing with the locals, as well as through various festivities and events that take place here over the course of the year. You will be able to sample local cuisine, with maize based dishes proving popular here.
If you enjoy nature and want to spend time outdoors you will find a number of popular reserves and parks to visit, and this includes the Hlane Royal National Park, the Malolotja Nature Reserve, Mlilwane Game Reserve, and the Mkhaya Game Reserve amongst others.