Gaborone Backpacker Accommodation
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Gaborone, the capital of Botswana, lies in the flat valley between Kgale and the Oodi Hills 15 kilometres from the South African border post at Tlokweng. The discovery of the country's diamond wealth turned Botswana into one of the richest and most successful monetary countries in Africa, and is the third largest producer of diamonds in the world. Gaborone is a vibrant, colorful, and bustling modern city with numerous industrial and business complexes, shopping malls offering local and imported produced merchandise, superb restaurants, banks, world class international hotels, sports clubs, cinemas, casinos, and a mixture of lively night clubs. A landmark, Pula Arch pays homage to the Independence of Botswana, and is located opposite the Civic Centre. At the National Museum, collections of traditional crafts and exquisite southern African fine art are on display. The Orapa House is a striking building which has specially been designed, letting in direct daylight, but not sunlight, for the purpose... Show more
For those who are a little adventurous and enjoy the company of other travellers, you can decide to stay at a Backpackers. Often having to share a room with others as well as costs, it is incredibly inexpensive. Often the best choice for those who may be just passing through or will be occupied for the majority of their day. It comes with the most basic amenities and is often formed as part of a bar or similar establishment. Not recommended for those who want privacy, this is best suited for those who wouldn’t mind meeting various other interesting travellers.