Bloemfontein in Dutch means "spring of flowers" or "fountain of flowers" is the capital city of Free State, in South Africa. Located at the traveler's crossroads of South Africa, Bloemfontein has always been a great spot for rest to many weary road-trippers. This city of Roses has many attractions, cultural sites, unique orchid houses and friendly people. The atmosphere that one feels in Bloemfontein is quite warm and hospitable as quality of life is of prime importance to the people living here. This place has impressive architectural and historical heritage too which reminds one of its glorious past.