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CEO Blog - They Are Hungry, Lets Give Them a Feast

November 28, 2013

Yesterday afternoon, we received the good news that Cape Town has once again managed to impress the readers of UK newspaper, The Telegraph when it was voted The Telegraph Travel’s World Favourite City.

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CEO Blog - Responsible Tourism

September 12, 2013

September is a month of intense activity at Cape Town Tourism. Not only is it Tourism Month,  which naturally comes with reflection on the role of tourism, but it’s also a month in which we focus on Responsible Tourism. An area of tourism development that is always at the centre of our planning, Responsible Tourism is vital to the social and economic sustainability of Cape Town and the Western Cape.

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The future of trade shows and exhibitions

March 18, 2013

Mariette du Toit-Helmbold, CEO of Cape Town Tourism, shares her views on the future of trade shows and exhibitions.

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International tourism to continue robust growth in 2013

January 31, 2013

On the back of December, that saw a solid month of tourism activity in Cape Town, the UNWTO has just released its World Tourism Barometer for 2012 and made predictions for travel during 2013. The issue of statistics remains a highly contested space in the tourism industry. Cape Town Tourism has consistently predicted slow but sustainable growth of around 4% for the destination. We expect a similar growth for 2013, with a specific emphasis on growth from the domestic market.

I would like to share the media statement from the UNWTO with you.

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