Cape Town Tourism News

New accommodation options for the V&A Waterfront Cape Town

New accommodation options for the V&A Waterfront Cape Town

26th Jan 2014 Hotel News Tourism News

The V&A Waterfront has confirmed its intention to develop a mid-market, internationally-branded hotel in the forthcoming year. According to Cape Town Tourism, the expected tourism growth in the City for 2014 will be between four and five per cent, while the United Nations World Travel Organisation estimated a global year-on year increase of 3.3 per cent per annum until 2030.

Madame Zingara’s electrifying season extended in Cape Town

Madame Zingara’s electrifying season extended in Cape Town

12th Jun 2013 Tourism News

Madame Zingara has been charming audiences with her Miracle Tour since her much anticipated return to the Cape in January this year. The unique show has continually evolved, introducing several new local and international acts throughout the run, creating a re-energised body of work.

Du Toit-Helmbold steps down Cape Town Tourism chief

Du Toit-Helmbold steps down Cape Town Tourism chief

After nine years as chief executive of Cape Town Tourism, Mariette du Toit-Helmbold has announced that she has decided not to renew her contract with the tourism organisation for another term. The city of Cape Town recently confirmed a three-year tourism marketing and visitor services mandate for Cape Town Tourism, securing its financial and strategic future.

Cape Town: Collaboration the key for tourism development

Cape Town: Collaboration the key for tourism development

24th Nov 2012 Press Release Tourism News

Two weeks after one of the most successful World Travel Market trade shows in London, Cape Town and the Western Cape are collaboratively gearing up for the city and region’s peak tourism season. Cape Town and the Western Cape’s tourism marketing organizations, Cape Town Tourism and Wesgro, joined forces at World Travel Market and presented Cape Town and surrounding regions as interchangeable parts of a whole experience.

Design and culture in Cape Town, South Africa

Design and culture in Cape Town, South Africa

11th Nov 2012 Press Release Tourism News

Cape Town has always been Africa’s unofficial design capital and is marked by the ingenuity and entrepreneurial nature of its citizens – who make clever use of recycled materials, and produce cost-effective products which, at the same time, provide employment.