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KKnow your British visitor

TThe United Kingdom is north of the European continent and includes England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales. The UK also governs 14 overseas territories, including the Falkland Islands and Gibraltar. A majority of British visitors travel to South Africa for holidays, with VFR being the next most common purpose of visit. Business traveller was the fastest-growing category during 2003-2008. Scenic beauty and wildlife/game park experiences are the most common reasons for satisfaction among the British travellers to South Africa.

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English is the official language. Regional languages include Cornish, Irish, Scots, Scottish Gaelic and Welsh.

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