This could be because South African women have had a long history of struggle behind them, ranging from the bearing the economic burden of the past and protesting the injustices of apartheid to fighting for gender equality now.
Hard working and responsible Even though South African women have made their mark in fields as diverse as politics, academics and the entertainment industry, it has not been merely on the basis of their looks.
Women in this country are extremely hard working and do not shy away from putting in their best efforts to succeed.
The 2010 Census of South African included five major racial categories like Black African at 79.4%, White at 9.2%, colored at 8.8%, and Indian or Asian at 2.6% and Others which drew a negligible response.
But none of the above is a homogenous entity; the black population for instance can be differentiated into ethnic groups like the Zulu, Xhosa, Basotho, Bapedi, Venda, Tswana, Tsonga, Swazi and Ndebele while the colored population concentrated around in the Cape region come from a combination of ethnic backgrounds like Khoi, San, Griqua, Chinese and Malay.
Until recently there are very few options for the local girls to meet the western men online.
Even today, there are very few options to seek and meet men outsides of Africa for the African beauties.
Add to this the fact that South Africa has one of the highest incidences of crimes against women and you will have a fair idea of what the average woman here is up against.
Cases of rape, domestic violence and other kinds of sexual abuse are rampant in this country.
Once a woman is assured of being safe with you and sees that you are interested to know and respect her as a person, you will be sure to get evidence of the colorful and vibrant personality that South African women are famous for.