Press Releases

CAPE TOWN TOURISM CAMPAIGN TAKES HOME GOLD AT CANNES LIONS 2013

Cape Town Tourism’s Facebook campaign, Send Your Facebook Profile to Cape Town, has won a Cannes Lions Gold Award for Cape Town Tourism’s advertising agency, Ogilvy & Mather. The prize was awarded in the Branded Content Category (Best Use or Integration of Digital or Social Media), making the agency one of only two 2013 Gold Award winners from South Africa. This comes off the back of Cape Town Tourism’s prestigious SMITTY Award for the Best Overall Use of Social Media globally, received earlier this month.

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‘Love Cape Town City Breaks’ Unlocks Value-for-Money Mini-Breaks for Domestic Market‘Love Cape Town

Cape Town Tourism and Thompsons Holidays have partnered to create accessible, curated packages to the Mother City for domestic travellers in search of short city breaks. The ‘Love Cape Town City Breaks’ are high on value and run from May to the end of September 2013, focusing on Cape Town’s winter gourmet offering as well as key happenings on the Cape Town calendar.

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City Hall Sessions turns up heat with three-day mini festival

City Hall Sessions will bring warmth to Cape Town’s winter with its second line-up for 2012, which will offer a range of voices and will explore the jazz and contemporary African music genres. The three-day mini festival will start on Thursday, July 5, and end on Saturday, July 7.

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