Press Releases

It’s the season to Give Responsibly - CCID launches SMS donation service to help the homeless in the

The Cape Town Central Improvement District (CCID) has launched an SMS donation service as part of its Give Responsibly campaign in an effort to help break the cycle of homelessness on the city’s streets. The SMS line forms part of the augmented Give Responsibly campaign and offers the public an alternative way of donating money to people living on the streets of Cape Town. The donations will be disbursed to various city NGOs that already do great work in helping to change the lives of the homeless by providing shelter, food, social services and rehabilitation programmes.

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Gadget-free travel and booking holidays on smart TVs rule future travel trends

Euromonitor, the world’s leader in strategy research for consumer markets released its annual World Travel Market Global Trends Report 2012 at London’s World Travel Market on November 5.

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A virtual invasion of the Cape

Cape Town is expecting a massive influx of extra visitors in the next three months without many of them actually leaving their homes (as yet). These will be virtual visitors experiencing the delights of the Cape via a world-first Facebook-based travel app.

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Locals show their love for Cape Town this Tourism Month

September is traditionally celebrated as a month with a strong focus on citizen tourism in Cape Town, and Cape Town Tourism and the City of Cape Town are showcasing a number of ways in which Capetonians, Cape Town’s best ambassadors, can be tourists in their own city by making use of the affordable and exciting experiences on their own doorstep.

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Hard work and personality are key to successful blogging

The notion of the lone blogger tapping away at his keyboard was dispelled this weekend by the lively line up of 11 speakers and more than 160 enthusiastic delegates at the second Getaway Travel Bloggers Conference (#GTBC) held at the Upper Eastside Hotel in Cape Town.

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Winter tourism in Cape Town grows but mitigating seasonality remains a priority

Despite some growth in tourism of late, seasonality remains the biggest threat to Cape Town’s tourism industry. Many misperceptions exist around winter being an undesirable time to visit the region.

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Cape Town to host International Airline Conference in 2013

After a controversial week for the topic of air travel, it was announced today that the International Air Transport Association (IATA) has chosen Cape Town to host the 69th IATA Annual General Meeting (AGM) and World Air Transport Summit (WATS) from June 2 to 4, 2013.

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SAA’s London-Cape Town Route withdrawal: industry disappointed

South African Airways (SAA) announced yesterday, June 5, that effective August 16, 2012, passengers travelling from London to Cape Town will fly via the airline’s hub in Johannesburg – OR Tambo International Airport.

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Pendoring 2012: bigger, better, best

With more cash prizes for the winners, more free airtime/advertising space for winning advertisers, bigger sponsorships, exciting new categories and a striking new advertising campaign, Pendoring 2012 kicks off on May 16, ready to add even more to the stature of Afrikaans.

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