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Is 100 dollars a lot in South Africa?
In South Africa, it’s likely to be of very low value, because that country is (by and large) more affluent than most other African countries. In the poorest African countries, $100 would be much higher value.
Is South Africa Expensive?
South Africa is less expensive than you think
Travelers often assume South Africa is expensive because flights come at a hefty price. But, once you arrive, it tends to be very affordable, due to the weakness of the South African Rand.
What can you buy with 10 rand?
For ten rand you can just about get a beer in a restaurant or two beers in a supermarket. 500ml Coke or bottled water is around R4 in a supermarket. Fast food meal is around R18-R20 (less than $2US). Luxury Safari Lodge could cost you R10,000 (US$1,000)per night!
How safe is South Africa?
South Africa has a very high level of crime. Crime is the primary security threat to travellers. Violent crimes, including rape and murder, occur frequently and have involved foreigners. Muggings, armed assaults and theft are also frequent, often occurring in areas that are popular among tourists.