Number 1 Place To Visit In 2014
Cape Town is No 1 in the 'New York Time' 52 Places to go in 2014's list! This accomplishment comes close on the heels of Cape Town being announced as The Guardian's 'Number one Holiday Hotspot in 2014'.
5 Top Bands You Can’t Miss at the 2014/2015 Old Mutual Summer Sunset Concerts at Kirstenbosch
Woohoo, Mother City music lovers! The 2014/2015 Old Mutual Summer Sunset Concerts at the impressive Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden‘s programme has been announced and it’s EPIC!
GALILEO OPEN AIR CINEMA 2014/2015
The best outdoor cinematic experience in Cape Town is back - the Galileo Open Air Cinema returns to the Mother City from Friday 31 October, 2014.
This year's captivating programme features some of film's greatest releases, including Top Gun, Love Actually,Breakfast at Tiffany's and more. A tasty new addition to the Galileo is the launch of its programme in the Cape Winelands.
4 new and unique things to do in Cape Town
Cape Town is one of the world’s greatest entertainers. Warm, welcoming and always seeking new and unique ways of showing off what she has to offer. Every day of the year, visitors and locals alike are treated to the myriad of fantastic events and activities on offer in the city.
Welcome to the Cape Town Tourism website, where you will see that Cape Town is a great city to visit, to live in, to work in, to play in and to invest in and why it's one of the World's 10 Most Loved Cities according to CNNGo.
Cape Town is less than 20 hours from New York, with just one stop required in Johannesburg if you fly with South African Airways. From Atlanta, you can fly directly to Johannesburg with Delta Airlines.
From other cities in the United States, you can fly to Cape Town via London with American Airlines or with British Airways.
Accommodation in Cape Town ranges from backpacker establishments (from around $15 per person per night) to some of the world’s finest five star establishments (generally from around $400 per room per night).
United States travelers visiting South Africa for less than 90 days do not require a visa.
Just 90-minutes’ drive outside of Cape Town, deep in the Cape Winelands, lies the hidden gem that is Tulbagh; a sleepy rural village nestled in a mountainous valley, perfect for weekend getaways regardless of the season. With its natural beauty and rich history, Tulbagh is just aching to be discovered and explored. With a wealth of activities to take part in and loads of unique places to stay, here are some of my favourite Tulbagh gems:
American rockers OneRepublic will return to Cape Town as part of their ‘Native’ world tour next year. Remember, tickets to the show are available from Computicket at all of Cape Town Tourism’s Visitor Centres, including in the City Centre, Blaauwberg, Simon’s Town, Cape Town International Airport, Somerset West and Muizenberg. Get them quick to avoid disappointment!
Adventure tourism is a booming business and Cape Town is quickly becoming the go-to place for travellers looking for their adrenaline fix. From shark cage diving to abseiling down Table Mountain, the Mother City is the adventure capital of the world and she is waiting for you to cut loose. Here are our top 10.
Nature nerds unite!
If you're looking for one of the most enchanting earth adventures ever look no further.
Fynbos is one of six floral kingdoms in the world and its the only one that occurs entirely in one country. Ours!
Cape Town played host to yet another sold-out show this past weekend with 30 Seconds to Mars packing the Grand West Casino on Sunday night.
Frontman Jared Leto may not have been quite as active as fellow singer John Legend, but he still managed to snap a couple of pics – and post a video - to Instagram, chronicling his time in the Mother City.
To be fair, the group didn’t spent quite as long in town as the R&B crooner, but it’s still pretty clear that the city worked its magic on…
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