Both events – at the Stadium and on the Grand Parade – will necessitate road closures and motorists are asked to please bear this in mind. We encourage residents going to either the stadium or the Grand Parade to opt for public transport, which various options being provided free of charge.Read more
The City of Cape Town would like to sincerely thank all those who have collected their coupons for Cape Town’s own tribute to Madiba at the Cape Town Stadium – Nelson Mandela: A Life Celebrated.Read more
A number of developments in the wider environment have placed the spotlight firmly on the issue of Universal Accessibility (UA). The Tourism Grading Council of South Africa has introduced UA guidelines into the grading criteria for accommodation establishments; the Building Council has introduced mandatory requirements and the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) regards it as both a human rights imperative, and an exceptional business opportunity.Read more
As we head into the busy summer season, Visitor Safety becomes an important focus for us all and the topic for Cape Town Tourism’s last networking function was very fittingly “Season Readiness”. The event was held at the Cape Town Lodge on Thursday 21st November 2013 and hosted various speakers from tourism partners in the city.Read more
The City of Cape Town will give residents the opportunity to gather together to watch the Joint Sitting of Parliament that is being held to commemorate the late Nelson Mandela’s life on Monday 9 December 2013.Read more
The City of Cape Town will screen the national memorial service for the late Nelson Mandela on the Grand Parade so that all those in Cape Town can come together to mourn Tata Madiba.Read more
The City of Cape Town will give residents the opportunity to gather together to watch the Joint Sitting of Parliament that is being held to commemorate the late Nelson Mandela’s life tomorrow, 9 December 2013.Read more
The City of Cape Town has set up various channels that members of the public can use to leave messages about what the late Nelson Mandela meant to them.
These messages will be collected, bound into a commemorative book and sent to the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory.