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Area: 17,364 km²
Capital: Mbabane
Population: 1,185,000 inhabitants (2009)

Travel advice
Current status: exercise vigilance.
More information about this advice, visit National Government .

Best time
June, July, August and September are the best months to travel to Swaziland. This will avoid the months of heavy precipitation.

SiSwati (Swaziland) and English are both official languages ​​in Swaziland.

Travel documents
You must have a passport valid for at least 3 months upon arrival in Swaziland.
A visa is required. You can order these free of charge at the border of Swaziland (valid for 3 months).

Embassies and consulates
Below is a list of relevant diplomatic representations with eg address and contact information.
Dutch Embassy in South Africa (also for Swaziland): zuidafrika.nlambassade.org .
Embassy of Swaziland in Belgium (also Netherlands) swaziembassy.be .
Consulate of Swaziland in Netherlands: rijksoverheid.nl .

Immunization (vaccination)
For a visit to Swaziland is advisable to one or more vaccinations to get.

In Swaziland there is malaria.

Money and Money
In Swaziland is paid by the Swaziland Lilangeni (SZL).

Traffic and route
In Swaziland you must drive on the left side of the road.
With the Google route planner you to, from or within Swaziland provide directions.

Swaziland a plug adapter is required.

Tap water
It is not recommended to drink tap water outside the big cities.

News and newspapers
The latest news regarding Swaziland available on Google news .
A summary of the newspapers from Swaziland available at Abyznewslinks .

Websites from Swaziland end in .sz.
Official website of Swaziland: welcometoswaziland.com .

Photos and videos
On Flickr you can find a nice collection of pictures of Swaziland.
On Youtube you will find a nice collection of videos of Swaziland.

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An overview of all the holidays in Swaziland available at Beleven.org .

Protected areas and World Heritage
An overview of the protected areas (such as national parks, reserves and wildlife parks) in Swaziland can be found on Protected Planet .
Swaziland is not on the World Heritage List of UNESCO.

Sources: Wikipedia, Wiki Voyage, Government, Embassy Countries, GGD, Google News, Abyznews, Yellow Pages, Flickr, Youtube, Beleven.org, Waarbenjijnu.nl, Protected Planet, World Heritage List.