Tag: Cape Town

  • Cape Town’s Street Life makes the City’s Big 6 the Big 7

    A new urban attraction in the CBD, The City Walk, will be co-created through multi-level stakeholder engagement, announced the Cape Town Partnership at its AGM on Wednesday 5 November. Unfolding in 2015, it will bring the city’s Big Six tourism attractions (Cape Point, Robben Island, Groot Constantia, Table Mountain, Kirstenbosch and the V&A Waterfront) up […]

  • Cape Town leads the way in Responsible Tourism… globally

    Cape Town is leading the way in Responsible Tourism, with two Cape Town Tourism members winning Gold at the World Responsible Tourism awards that took place at World Travel Market in London today. The City of Cape Town also announced that Cape Town will be hosting the International Conference on Responsible Tourism in Destinations in…

  • Cape Town takes top spot in ICCA Rankings

    Cape Town and the Western Cape is still proudly the number 1 destination for conferences in Africa according to the International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) 2013 stats. South Africa maintained its number 1 spot in the African meetings category, followed by Kenya and Morocco with triple the amount of meetings held. In the African…

  • World Cup Fan Fests to wow crowds

    Not all fans will be able to get their hands on coveted 2010 Fifa World Cup™ tickets, but they’ll still be able to experience the biggest soccer extravaganza in Africa at live Fan Fests – official public viewing events – in all nine host cities. Millions of fans are expected to watch the matches live…

  • Cape Town’s transport plans for World Cup

    The City of Cape Town has made special transport arrangements in order to offer visitors and residents safe, comfortable and easily accessible public transport before, during and after the 2010 FIFA World Cup. The city’s regular rail, bus, minibus taxi and metered taxi services will extend their offerings to cater for increased demand around match…