Cape Town was well represented at Indaba 2012 in Durban from May 12 to 15, 2012.
Exhibitors on the Western Cape Pavilion included Cape Town Tourism members Table Mountain Cableway, Cape Point Partnership, V&A Waterfront, City Sightseeing Bus Tours, Cape Info Africa, Cape By Design Tours, The Westin, Four Rosmead, HGTS Tours, Lagoon Beach Hotel, Sun Tours, Waterfront Boat Company and White Shark Projects.Read more
On Saturday evening, May 12, 2012, Escape to the Cape was announced the national winner of the prestigious 2012 Emerging Tourism Entrepreneur of the Year Award (ETEYA) at the opening ceremony of the Tourism INDABA in Durban. Shaheed Ebrahim expresses his thanks and describes what winning this award means for Escape to the Cape.Read more
Cape Town Tourism representatives at Indaba 2012 have noticed an increased demand for more unexpected or unusual experiences. After interacting with local and international travel trade and media delegates for four days, it became evident that travellers want to do something “unique” when visiting a city.Read more
Cape Town Tourism’s Executive Manager: Tourism Services, Enver Duminy, will speak at a brunch event hosted by Safer Together on Monday, May 14 2012 to discuss the companies’ integrated approach to safety in tourism. He will also refer to the importance of individual and business participation to help improve the safety and security of our visitors, by taking responsibility for tourism safety.Read more
Cape Town Tourism hosted a marketing campaign update at The Fugard Theatre on Thursday April 12, 2012 for our members and stakeholders. The aim was to share the progress that we have made in the past six months and the programmes planned for the next six months.Read more
Congratulations to Cape Town Tourism member Villa Zest on being named the Trendiest Hotel in the World in the TripAdvisor 2012 Traveller’s Choice Awards, as well as to Fair Trade in Tourism South Africa, which has been recognised as one of 10 global sustainable tourism standards and the first in Africa to be recognised by the Global Sustainable Tourism Council.Read more