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Eastern Cape Overview:
Eastern Cape is the second-largest South African province. The province is known for its long shoreline, historical and port cities of East London and Port Elizabeth, national parks, beaches, and wildlife. Bhisho is the capital of the province.
San hunter-gatherers were one of the earliest people that inhabited the regions of modern Easter Cape. These people at the start were mostly dependent on hunting, but as the time passed they kept cattle with them.
Later on, many native tribes migrated towards the region. Dutch were the first Europeans who arrived in the region in 1652 under the flag of “Dutch East India Company”.
The company established settlements and trading posts also. Later, the region was taken by the British from the Dutch as they wanted to secure their shipping lanes bound towards the Subcontinent.
As the time passed, the settlers (Boers) wanted an autonomous colony or country and wanted the British to leave. This resulted in the war and afterward, the “Union of South Africa” was created.
The beaches and shoreline of Eastern Cape is an ideal location for beach lovers, sports enthusiasts, surfing, boating or fishing. Some of the other features include hills, mountains, rainforests, and plains.
The province borders other South African provinces of Free State towards the North, Western Cape towards the West, KwaZulu-Natal towards the Northeast and Northern Cape towards the Northwest.
Although the area of Eastern Cape is second-largest among the nine South African provinces, it is one the poorest and least-developed province. Industries and agriculture are the primary economic drivers.
The cities of “East London” and “Port Elizbeth” have some of the large industries and ports that contribute much to the economy. The agriculture has a vast scope in the province but is not much developed. Some of the main agricultural products are olives, maize, sorghum, and cattle.
Eastern Cape is inhabited by various ethnic and racial groups. This is the reason several languages are spoken in the province. Xhosa is the primary language followed by Afrikaans, English, and Sotho.
- Eastern Cape Province Capital City: Bhisho
- Area 168,966 km²
- Population 6.562 million(2011 est)
- Language Xhosa, Afrikaans, English, and Sotho
- Main Cropsoranges, prickly pears, cattle, and dairy products
- Popular Rivers Orange River, Keiskamma River, Gamtoos River, Great Fish River, Kowie River, Nahoon River, Great Kei River, Krom River, Buffalo River, Mzimvubu River, Sundays River, Storms River, White Kei River, Tsomo River
- Spiritual Places Hindu Temple, SS Alayam, Hindu Seva Samaj Mandir, Alayam Temple, S.P.C.A Grahamstown, Abbotsford Christian Centre, Calvary Christian Church East London, Cambridge Baptist Church, Stirling Baptist Church, Anchor of Hope, Harvest Christian Church, St Marks Anglican Church, St Nicholas Church, Ebenezer Family Church
- Important Cities Port Elizabeth, East London, Grahamstown, Jeffreys Bay, Bhisho, Mthatha, King William's Town
- Border Provinces/Territories Western Cape, Northern Cape, Free State, KwaZulu-Natal
- Tourist Attractions Addo Elephant National Park, Bloukrans Bridge, Camdeboo National Park, Mountain Zebra National Park, The Owl House, Tiffindell Ski Resort, Valley of Desolation, Kragga Kamma Game Reserve, Amakhala Game Reserve, Hluleka Nature Reserve, Bayworld, Paul Sauer Bridge, Naude's Neck Pass, Donkin Reserve, Waterfall Bluff, Seaview Predator Park, Nelson Mandela Museum, Shell Museum, Nyathi Rest Camp
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