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Bokong Destination Guide

Delve into Bokong in Lesotho

Bokong in the region of Lesotho (general) is a city in Lesotho - some 59 mi or ( 95 km ) East of Maseru , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Bokong

Current time in Bokong is now 06:35 PM (Tuesday) . The local timezone is named " Africa/Maseru " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Quthing, Qacha's Nek, Maseru, Mafeteng, and Hlotse. While being here, make sure to check out Quthing . We encountered some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you curious about the possible sightsseing spots and facts in Bokong ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Videos

Lesotho Outreach 2009

7:24 min by stefanamadeusels
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A group of Christians from Potchefstroom & Parys South Africa, went on a missions trip to Lesotho. Here is a short video of the trip. The first song is from Jaco du Plessis' album "U alleen". ..

AFRICA: LESOTHO, children song

1:19 min by Melanina71
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Katse Dam: l'incontro al calar del giorno con un gruppo di bambini che dedicano spontaneamente una canzone a chi li ascolta, "Make a melody" ..


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Interesting facts about this location

Katse Dam

The Katse Dam, a concrete arch dam on the Malibamat'so River in Lesotho, is Africa's second largest dam. (The Tekezé Dam, completed in early 2009, is now Africa's largest double curvature dam). The dam is part of the Lesotho Highlands Water Project, which will eventually include five large dams in remote rural areas. The potential of the project was identified by the South African civil engineer Ninham Shand as a possible means to supplement the water supply to South Africa.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -29.34 28.51 (Lat./Long.); Less than 4 km away
Tags: Dams completed in 1996, Dams in Lesotho, Energy infrastructure completed in 1996, Hydroelectric power stations in Lesotho

Geography of Lesotho

Lesotho is a mountainous, landlocked country located in Southern Africa. It is an enclave, surrounded by South Africa. The total length of the country's borders is 909 kilometres . Lesotho covers an area of around 30,355 square kilometres, of which a negligible percentage is covered with water. The most notable geographic fact about Lesotho, apart from its status as an enclave, is that it is the only independent state in the world that lies entirely above 1,000 metres in elevation.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -29.50 28.50 (Lat./Long.); Less than 19 km away
Tags: Geography of Lesotho

Mokhoabong Pass

The Mokhoabong Pass is a mountain pass in central Lesotho. The A3 road crosses this pass between the towns of Mantsonyane and Thaba-Tseka.

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Located at -29.52 28.48 (Lat./Long.); Less than 20 km away
Tags: Mountain passes of Lesotho

Thaba-Tseka

Thaba-Tseka is the capital city or camptown of Thaba-Tseka District in Lesotho. It has a population of approximately 6,000 (2004). Thaba-Tseka was also the subject of the case studies in James Ferguson's book, The Anti-Politics Machinehttp://www. amazon. com/Anti-Politics-Machine-Development-Depoliticization-Bureaucratic/dp/0816624372, which identified the failures of outside initiated development projects.

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Located at -29.53 28.60 (Lat./Long.); Less than 26 km away
Tags: Populated places in Lesotho, Thaba-Tseka District

Thaba-Tseka District

Thaba-Tseka is a district of Lesotho. It has an area of 4,270 km² and a population in 2006 of approximately 129,137. Thaba-Tseka is also the name of the district's capital or camptown, which is the only town in the district.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -29.50 28.67 (Lat./Long.); Less than 27 km away
Tags: Districts of Lesotho, Thaba-Tseka District