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Alida Destination Guide

Explore Alida in South Africa

Alida in the region of Free State is a town in South Africa - some 261 mi or ( 420 km ) South of Pretoria , the country's capital city .

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Current time in Alida is now 06:10 PM (Sunday) . The local timezone is named " Africa/Johannesburg " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Tsiame, Thulo, Ranko, Quthing, and Maseru. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Tsiame . We encountered some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Alida ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


South Africa Safari

4:17 min by Glen Canning
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A highlight video I put together of our trip to South Africa in July 2009. The band is from Malealea, Lesotho, and they didn't have a name. I am very thankful they allowed us to record them. The video ..

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Interesting facts about this location

Armenia Dam

Armenia Dam is a dam in the Leeu River, near Hobhouse, Free State, province South Africa. It was established in 1954. It has a capacity of 13,000 cubic metres, and a surface area of 3.933 square kilometres, the wall is 22 metres high.

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Located at -29.37 27.13 (Lat./Long.); Less than 18 km away
Tags: Dams completed in 1954, Dams in South Africa


Maseru is the capital of Lesotho. It is also the capital of the Maseru District. Located on the Caledon River, Maseru lies directly on the Lesotho-South Africa border. Maseru is Lesotho's capital city with a population of approximately 227,880 (2006). The city was established as a police camp and assigned as the capital after the country became a British protectorate in 1869. When the country achieved independence in 1966, Maseru retained its status as capital.

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Located at -29.31 27.48 (Lat./Long.); Less than 23 km away
Tags: Capitals in Africa, Lesotho–South Africa border crossings, Maseru, Populated places established in 1869, Populated places in Lesotho

Setsoto Stadium

Setsoto Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Maseru, Lesotho. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium holds 20,000. It is currently the home ground of the Lesotho national football team. It has been renovated and enlarged in 2010-2011.

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Located at -29.31 27.50 (Lat./Long.); Less than 24 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Maseru, Football venues in Lesotho, Multi-purpose stadiums, National stadiums

Mejametalana Airport

Mejametalana Airport is a military airport in Maseru, the capital city of Lesotho. It served as the Maseru's main airport until the opening of Moshoeshoe I International Airport, located in the town of Mazenod, about 18 km southeast of downtown Maseru.

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Located at -29.30 27.50 (Lat./Long.); Less than 25 km away
Tags: Airports in Lesotho, Buildings and structures in Maseru, Military of Lesotho


Morija is a town in western Lesotho, located 35 kilometres south of the capital, Maseru. Morija is one of Lesotho’s most important historical and cultural sites, known as the Selibeng sa Thut — the Well-Spring of Learning. It was the site of the first French Protestant mission in Lesotho, founded in 1833. The town also houses the Morija Museum and Archives, well known for supporting research and preserving valuable records and documents of Lesotho’s history.

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Located at -29.63 27.51 (Lat./Long.); Less than 30 km away
Tags: Populated places in Lesotho