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Bloemfontein – Mangaung Metropolitan Municipality

The central parts of Bloemfontein CBD, poetically known as the “city of roses”, acquired here in high-detail by SPOT6 in 2016. Bloemfontein, the sixth largest city in South Africa, is the capital city of the province of Free State and the judicial capital of the nation.

For tourism, socio-economic information and more, visit the official site of Mangaung provided in the link below:
http://www.mangaung.co.za/ 

Image credits:
Produced by SANSA Earth Observation Directorate 2017. All rights reserved.
SPOT6: Airbus Defence & Space 2013. All rights reserved.

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Freedom Park – City of Tshwane

A SPOT6 satellite image acquired in 2016 showing in high detail, Freedom Park. Freedom Park commemorates the country's political history and celebrates its cultural and natural heritage. The 35 ha site comprises a museum and Garden of Remembrance, with statues and sculptures to honour ordinary South Africans who contributed to the country's development. The site is a tribute to the Truth and Reconciliation process.

For more on this and other heritage sites within the City of Tshwane, visit the link below:
http://www.tshwane.gov.za/sites/tourism/Arts-Culture-and-Heritage/Pages/Heritage-Site-Listing.aspx 

Image credits:
Produced by SANSA Earth Observation Directorate 2017. All rights reserved.
SPOT6: Airbus Defence & Space 2013. All rights reserved.

 

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