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Gaborone

This town is now spawning into a bustling City that is attracting expatriates from around the globe. The City has an undefined architecture from modern to very rural. You will get the true feeling of Africa here. With a local game park within ten minutes driving distance of Gaborone Central Business District. Access to all the Khoi San Villages and a mere four hours drive to the magnificent Kalahari Desert. To the north you will find the Delta which is an incredible maze of tributaries.

Industry in Botswana previously has mainly been derived from Diamonds with De Beers having its major mining operations here. Lately, the presidency has attempted to diversify industry and many ancillary industries have now sprung up such as Tourism and Manufacturing. The Financial Services Arena is also growing rapidly.

Cost of Living in the City dependant on your requirements is affordable in comparison dependant on the areas you will reside. On average you will pay approximately BWP8000 (GBP750) and upwards for a fully furnished apartment near the Central Business District monthly, bed & Breakfasts are slightly less. All major car hire companies are in the country and a run around vehicle will set you back approximately BWP5500 (GBP450) per month. Petrol is fairly economical at about 50p a litre.

For further information about Gaborone we recommend that you visit http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gaborone where you will find many useful links and informative articles to prepare you for your move.