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Lesotho (le-soo, too) is called the South African “kingdom in the sky ‘for good reason. This breathtakingly beautiful, mountainous country is the island in the center of South Africa and is a fascinating journey of his rodeo larger neighbor. the country offers mountain scenery, a proud traditional, endless hiking trails and the opportunity to explore remote areas of Basotho ponies.

The ‘lowland areas (all of which are still above 1000m), offer some steps commercial craft and dinosaurs, while the highlands of northeastern and central peaks have a high (over 3,000 meters) and valleys . Escape from the world in the remote eastern Lesotho Sehlabathebe National Park, or have a good time to capital Maseru, where a slow pace and friendly people ensure a memorable stay.

Lesotho came into being during the 19th century, when both difaqane (forced migration) and Boer raids inside the country were in full swing. Led by the legendary King Moshoeshoe the Great, the Basotho people sought sanctuary and strategic advantage in the middle of ground limited the Drakensberg and Maluti mountain range. The small nation forged remains an intriguing anomaly in a sea of modernity.
Getting around is very easy – the normal car hire will get you most places, public transport is extensive, albeit slow. The pony trekking or hiking from town to town are the best ways to explore.