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Hlotse Destination Guide

Explore Hlotse in Lesotho.

Hlotse in the region of Leribe with it's 47,675 inhabitants is located in Lesotho - some 46 mi (or 74 km) North-East of Maseru, the country's capital city.

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Time in Hlotse is now 03:00 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Maseru" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Tau, Seetsas, Ramapepe, Qacha's Nek, Mohale's Hoek or Ha Nyenye. Since you are here already, consider visiting Tsikoane, Moliboeas, Moliboeas, Hlotse, Jonathans and Hlotse Camp. We saw some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.




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Kalahari Sunrise - Maclaren Traction eng...

00:56 min ( April 25, 2012 by mccarthyam)
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Maclaren traction engine in action during Kalahari Sunrise event as Sandstone Estates farm in the Eastern Free State

Kalahari Sunrise O&K locomotives

00:37 min ( April 25, 2012 by mccarthyam)
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Pair of O&K locomotives during the Kalahari Sunrise event at Sandstone Estates


Kalahari Sunrise NGG 13 No 49

00:40 min ( April 25, 2012 by mccarthyam)
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NG/G 13 No 49 running during the Kalahari Sunrise event at Sandstone Estates

Kalahari Sunrise - NG 15 No 17

00:42 min ( April 25, 2012 by mccarthyam)
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Sandstone Estates Kalahari NG 15 No. 17 does a run past during the Kalahari Sunrise event in April 2012 on their farm in the eastern Free State


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Interesting facts about this location

Hlotse

Hlotse (also Leribe) is an important market town in Lesotho. It is situated on the Hlotse River, near the South African border. The town was founded in 1876 by a British missionary, Reverend John Widdicombe. It was a colonial center until Lesotho gained its independence. The population in 2006 was 24,710. The alternate name, Leribe, comes from the adjacent French Protestant Leribe Mission, founded in 1859 by François Coillard.

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Located at -28.87, 28.05 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Leribe District, Lesotho–South Africa border crossings, Populated places in Lesotho

Sandstone Estates

Sandstone Estates are an extensive farming complex located in Free State, South Africa, close to Bloemfontein. Owned by entrepreneur Wilf Mole, they are also a global-scale hub of transport preservation.

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Located at -28.87, 28.05 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:2ft gauge railways, Farms in South Africa, Museums in the Free State (South African province), Narrow gauge railways in South Africa, Railway museums in South Africa, Transport in the Free State (South African province)

Ha Lejone

Ha Lejone is a town in northern Lesotho. It stands on the banks of the Malibamat'so River, 15 kilometres east of the Mafika-Lisiu Pass, which links Ha Lejone with the town of Pitseng.

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Located at -28.87, 28.05 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Lesotho

Leribe District

Leribè is a district of Lesotho. It has an area of 2,828 km² and a population in 2006 of approximately 298,352. Hlotse is the capital or camptown of the district. The district has one additional town, namely Maputsoe and Matukeng.

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Located at -28.87, 28.05 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Lesotho, Leribe District

Butha-Buthe

Butha-Buthe (also Buta-Buthe) is the capital city or camptown of the Butha-Buthe District in Lesotho. It has a population of approximately 10,000 (2004). It is named for Butha-Buthe Mountain to the north of the town, which King Moshoeshoe I used as his a fortification and headquarters from 1821 to 1823, during his war with the Zulu king Shaka. The city's name means "place of deposits.

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Located at -28.87, 28.05 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Butha-Buthe District, Populated places in Lesotho