Gaborone is one of the most populated cities in Botswana, and at the same time, this city is the capital of this country as well. Located in Africa, you may find the city easily with the following GPS coordinates: 24.45S latitude / 25.57E longitude. For routing in Gaborone, please check the free driving directions Gaborone service below.
When you visit Botswana, be prepared that the official spoken language(s) is English, Tswana, and the officially used currency is Botswana Pula (BWP), since 1976.
Gaborone, the capital city, has numerous population; 195 000 counted together with the city’s metropolitan areas. While Gaborone counts around the inhabitants mentioned earlier, the mother country, Botswana, bears 2 333 201 sum citizens spreading on its 224 711,36 sq mi / 582 000 km2 territory.
The form of the ruling government in Botswana is Parliamentary republic, and interestingly note that the people here share the motto: Pula (Rain), while salute for the national anthem called: Fatshe leno la rona (This Land of Ours).
Google maps Gaborone, and the satellite map of the city is a free and useful dynamic tool to discover the capital of Botswana and the neighboring countries like Namibia, South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe.
Please have a look at the information page of this country for a wide range of information such as economic data, population, geographical knowledge, additional Botswana Google maps, satellite imagery, etc.
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Short geographic information for Botswana
Twice the size of Arizona, Botswana is in south-central Africa, bounded by Namibia, Zambia, Zimbabwe, and South Africa. Most of the country is near-desert, with the Kalahari occupying the western part of the country. The eastern part is hilly, with salt lakes in the north.