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8 stunning photos of South Africa

It's not just wildlife you find on South Africa's beaches. Image: REUTERS/Mike Hutchings

Joe Myers

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African penguins live along the South African coast, with thousands alone in the sea around Cape Town. Image: REUTERS/Mike Hutchings
You can find zebras across South Africa on grassy plains and park-like savanna, where they live in small family groups. Image: Brand South Africa
The Drakensberg mountain range runs parallel to South Africa's southeastern coast, and rises to more than 3,475 metres. Image: REUTERS/Mike Hutchings
Despite their angelic name, praying mantises are ambush predators and the larger ones are even know to prey on rodents. Image: REUTERS/Mike Hutchings
In Cape Town, humans, mountains and the ocean meet, with Table Mountain an iconic backdrop to the city. Image: REUTERS/Mike Hutchings
South Africa's grasslands are a vital water source for the country, but they're under threat from mining, urban development and overgrazing according to the WWF. Image: Brand South Africa
The Ou Kaapse Weg (Old Cape Road) offers stunning coastal views - when they're not obscured by fog. Image: REUTERS/Mike Hutchings
The Hillbrow Tower is an iconic landmark on Johannesburg's skyline. Joburg is home to nearly 4.5 million people and generates 16% of South Africa's GDP. Image: REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

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