|Gasoline (1 liter)||$1.23|
|Apartment (1 bedroom) outside of centre||$233.06|
|One-way ticket (local transport)||$0.93|
|Monthly Pass (local transport)||$23.31|
Known as an industrial town, Sasolburg is located at the northern side of the Free State region of South Africa. The area is divided into 3, which are Vaalpark, the Sasolburg proper and the Zamleda. In 1954, the municipality was established for housing for Sasol Employees. Sasol, a chemical and energy company was first housed in the Sasolburg area and thus provided and reinforced the income of the community.
If you are planning on going on a trip, pencil in a visit to Sasolburg, South Africa. There are many cheap flights to Sasolburg that are available over the net. Because of the dry and often varying climate and temperature, and because it is placed closely to the Vaal River, Sasolburg houses amazing windsurfing spots. There are many developments and investments made for infrastructural improvements for tourism.
To appease your stomach, you can visit the Homestead Guesthouse and Coffee Shop. Here you can sit back, relax and enjoy the good food and the simplistic beauty of Sasolburg. For a homely and warm atmosphere plus excellent cuisine, stop by the Indaba Hotel Sasolburg and enjoy their daily breakfast buffet. As one of the best hotels in Sasolburg, it is a stone’s throw away from the major shopping centers in the area, the Olympic sized swimming pool and Ettienne Rousseau Theatre. There are also other places that you can go to like the Emerald Casino & Safari Park, you can also take a peek at the Vereenigingl Civic Theater or you can see the Rhino & Lion Natural Reserve. Make sure that you stop by at the Vaal Teknorama Museum and Cultural Centre to see some shows that are playing while you are there. You can also pencil in a cruise on the Vaal River or play some golf at the Emfuleni Country Club or at the Maccauvlei Gold Course.
There are many places that you can go to in Salsolburg, from the vast to the simple, there is something for you. So start with your vacation with something simple like a budget or cheap flight to Sasolburg, then splurge as you get to this picturesque wonder.