Gaborone is the capital of Botswana and located in the southern part of the country, very close to the border of South Africa. The city posses rich mines of sparkling diamonds and plays significant role in the trade and business. Thus, the major part of the population living here is chiefly employed in mines and trading business. Gaborone has a golden past. Many powerful kingdoms and rulers invaded this town because of its location as well as richness in natural resources. The blend of various cultures, traditions, music etc makes this town a paradise on earth. Today, the city has all the modern facilities, excellent restaurants, plenty of clubs, bars and casinos etc of international standards, making it a perfect holiday destination.
|Population||:||The total population estimated in 2005 was 208,411.|
|Languages||:||The Setswana and English are the most spoken languages in Botswana.|
|Currency||:||Botswana pula (BWP) is the currency of Gaborone.|
|Geographic Coordination||:||24°39'29"S 25°54'44"E.|