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Ezulwini Valley - A view from our expert author


The starting point of Swaziland’s tourist industry, the ‘place of heaven’ is home to hot springs, casinos, craft markets and a nature reserve.

Ezulwini means ‘place of heaven’, and the valley that bears this name certainly has its share of hedonistic delights. This is where tourism in Swaziland began, and today its attractions include hotels, restaurants, hot springs, casinos, craft markets, art galleries, riding stables, a nature reserve, a golf course and a cultural village. Most visitors pass this way, and those who spend just one night in the kingdom will probably spend it here.

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