Welcome Lesotho!


Aloe tree

 

 

"The kingdom in the sky”

 

Lesotho is the only country with all of its

land situated more than 1,000m

above sea level.

It is interesting to note that Lesotho has

the highest lowest point

in Southern Africa, 1400m. 

 

Its highest point is 3 842m, located on Thabana Ntlenyana, which translates:

 

“The beautiful mountain”.

 

 

An emblem:

The mokorotlo hat is characteristic


of the Basotho poeple.

 

 

In 2006, 4th October

A day commemorating the 40th anniversary of the independence of Lesotho from the British protection.

The Lesotho Prime Minister

inaugurated a new flag

that has a mokorotlo hat on it.

 

 

 

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Basotho are also

a Blanket-Wearing Nation

 

 

The picture shows basotho men

enjoying the home-made beer.

 

 

 

Lesotho is composed of 10 districts:

 

Berea,


Butha-Buthe,

Leribe,


Mafeteng,

Maseru,


Mohales Hoek,


Mokhotlong,


Qacha's Nek,


Quthing,

Thaba-Tseka;

 

Maseru
 

 

Maseru the capital city

 

 

Lesotho, the kingdom in the sky!