Industry Blog – Tourism Services Update
City of Cape Town Executive Mayor, Alderman Patricia de Lille, today confirmed the events that the City will host to honour the late Nelson Mandela.Read more
Unfortunately, safety and security concerns remain the biggest reason for people not wanting to visit our destination. Cape Town Tourism aims to empower our members to be prepared and ready to inform and assist visitors to the Mother City as effectively as possible.Read more
The number of over-the-counter interactions during May 2013 shows an 11% decrease from April 2013, and year-on-year showed a decrease of 5% in visitor interactions in the VICs. A total of 19 536 over-the-counter interactions were recorded, of which 8 386 were within the CTT-managed VICs.Read more
The TCD Trust is hosting a FUN-Raiser event, at the German Club in the Gardens on June 7. We would like to invite all Cape Town Tourism members to join us for a FUN event and help us raise money for the TCD Trust.
All members are welcome to join. Wear something a little wicked and please come and support the TCD Trust.Read more
A warm word of thanks to every Cape Town Tourism member who generously donated much-needed food items, blankets and baby items in the aftermath of the Kayamandi shack fires. Our Mobile VIC team delivered the supplies to the Kayamandi Trauma Centre on 24 April, which were received with heartfelt joy and gratitude.Read more
We interacted with just over 24 000 visitors via our VIC network for February 2013. This is 2% lower than February 2012. There is a shift between international and domestic visitors, with the majority of visitors now being from international markets. A total of 61% of visitors were from the international market, and 39% from domestic market.Read more