Tag: 2010 FIFA World Cup

  • Tracking surveys prove value; now for a global Fan Survey!

    CapeInfo’s accommodation tracking surveys have proved their value, not only in measuring what’s happening across an industry, but also as a forum to share information and influence change. The new global Fans Survey will build on this, making contact and getting to know fans before they arrive. Few people will take part in surveys unless […]

  • Profile of 2010 World Cup Fans

    Forecasting is either tempting fate and an act of utter foolishness, but then some crystal ball gazing (with the benefit of wisdom and experience) may shed some light on our forthcoming visitors. Well, the first prediction is a relatively easy one. Two-thirds of all fans, or spectators at matches, will be South Africans. That’s who…

  • World Cup Fair Deals

    CapeInfo has introduced a new criterion – World Cup Fair Deals – to its search facility which identifies accommodation establishments that guarantee their 2010 World Cup rates are no higher than their usual peak season rates.  Click here for more. The one thing that will sour the whole World Cup and do lasting damage to…

  • Dear Danny – make 2010 a love affair, not a one night stand

    Open letter to Dr Danny Jordaan, CEO of 2010 LOC The stadiums are almost all finished, and Cape Town and Durban’s must surely join the ranks of the great stadia of the world.  Johannesburg’s Soccer City, demonstrating local is lekker, is sure to appeal to many locals. It seems the cities (or their consultants) were…