Aliwal North, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Aliwal North has been named after a battle which took place at Aliwal in India. As time moved on, Aliwal grew as a health resort location. Today Aliwal North is a farming district; the main products are wool, maize, wheat, beef and dairy. The main assets of the town are the 2 hot mineral water springs.
Some of Aliwal's attractions are: Aliwal North Museum, Aliwal Spa Holiday Resort, Buffelspruit Nature Reserve, De Leon Park, Garden of Remembrance, the Eastern Cape's great bio-diversity, historical places and buildings, Kerkplein Museum and the San rock art.