Originally Posted by kim1406
I have the wifi version and yes I can access and download from kindle store through the kindle and my PC. I recall that, one time when trying to download a free book from within the kindle, I got an error message saying that this item is not available to my area and asking if I'm traveling, then I tried downloading it through my account on the PC and it downloaded without any problem and transferred to the kindle.
Interesting that the goverment isn't blocking your access. You could be downloading erotica or the bible for all they know
Edited to explain: both are illegal in SA.