Tag: Table Mountain

  • The New 7 Wonders of Nature

    The New 7 Wonders of Nature are: Amazon The Amazon Rainforest, also known as Amazonia, the Amazon jungle or the Amazon Basin, encompasses seven million square kilometers (1.7 billion acres), though the forest itself occupies some 5.5 million square kilometers (1.4 billion acres), located within nine nations. The Amazon represents over half of the planet’s […]

  • Your Table Mountain vote worth R1.6 billion a year

    The economic value of being voted as one of the New7Wonders of Nature has been estimated at R8 billion over five years for each winner. The projection is based on an independent impact report by Grant Thornton, an international organization of chartered accountants and management consultants. According to Grant Thornton, South Africa could benefit by…

  • Cape Town is the world’s top destination

    TripAdvisor, the world’s largest travel site, has named Cape Town as the world’s top travel destination for 2011, based on millions of opinions posted by TripAdvisor travellers. The city’s top attractions are listed as Robben Island, Table Mountain, hiking, cycling and tours.  They describe it thus: “Cape Town glistens at the southern toe of the…

  • ICONIC CAPE TOWN – have your say!

    This is where you get to have your say – click on the comment link directly above and/or vote in the right hand column.  At the end of the day, it’s your opinion that counts. It’s not often that one comes across a truly great idea and this just has to be one of those…