Drakensberg, South Africa

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The Drakensberg Mountain Range is located in parts of eastern South Africa and across the Kingdom of Lesotho. The name “Drakensberg” comes from Old Dutch (now evolved into Afrikaans), meaning “dragon”. This is because the Voortrekkers, Dutch pioneers spreading from southwest South Africa, believed a dragon lived in these rugged mountains. [..]

Reference: www.worldatlas.com/articles/the-drakensberg-mountains-south-africa-unique-places-around-the-world.…

World Map / World Atlas / Atlas of the World Including Geography Facts and Flags – Worldatlas.com – WorldAtlas.com. 2019. World Map / World Atlas / Atlas of the World Including Geography Facts and Flags – Worldatlas.com – WorldAtlas.com. [ONLINE] Available at: https://www.worldatlas.com/. [Accessed 28 December 2019].

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