As of June 12th, 2014, the probably most exciting sporting event of the year will start. For four weeks, the football world is going to be all topsy-turvy. Who wants to be at the face, but not live at the football events, enjoys some time at Ponta dos … January 23, 2014
The international tourism industry has struggled hard to battle declines in turnover, as the effects of the global recession linger on. The global financial crisis and the subsequent consumer behavioral change has had a significant adverse effect on the … June 9, 2011
PHUKET, Thailand - HotelTravel.com is slashing hotel rates for the Rugby World Cup in New Zealand, offering fans some of the best value for money hotel deals available anywhere on the Internet.
HotelTravel.com's editorial team has also written a comprehensive … June 1, 2011
The year 2010 represents a golden opportunity for South Africa as a nation to win not just on the football field as host nation of the 2010 FIFA WORLD CUP, but on the global tourism stage. The reality, however, is that the end of the 2010 Games do not … August 26, 2010
2010 has created a golden opportunity for South Africa as a nation to win not just on the football field as host nation of the 2010 FIFA WORLD CUP, but on the global tourism stage. The reality, however, is that the end of the 2010 Games do not mark the … July 19, 2010
5-STAR HOTELS FOR SEMI-FINALS AND FINALS ARE AVAILABLEThis year's most-talked-about sporting event is more a matter of days than weeks away, and travelers continue to scramble to make last-minute arrangements to join the festivities in South Africa. The … May 21, 2010
Cape Town is set to offer the best value for money during the 2010 FIFA World Cup, according to the results of a month-long accommodation pricing survey carried out by Grant Thornton South Africa on March 26, 2010. On the back of much international criticism … March 29, 2010
Cape Town Stadium will host a final test event for the 2010 FIFA World Cup™, when four national under-20 teams take part in the Cape Town International Challenge on April 10.
South Africa’s upcoming stars will take on their Nigerian counterparts … March 18, 2010
FIFA’s announcement that it has released 65,000 of its MATCH-booked rooms in the western Cape has caused considerable debate about the actual demand for accommodation during the 2010 FIFA World Cup. Cape Town Tourism met a group of tourism stakeholders … February 4, 2010
Safety and security concerns remain the biggest reason for people not wanting to visit Cape Town, Africa.
Cape Town Tourism, in conjunction with Provincial and City stakeholders, has developed a Cape Town Visitor Safety and Support plan with proactive … January 21, 2010
While issues of Cape Town’s readiness, safety and security and transport infrastructure have dominated global headlines in the run-up to the 2010 FIFA World Cup™, fears of being fleeced are now top of mind for scores of potential World Cup visitors. … January 19, 2010
The first referee’s whistle will soon announce the opening of Cape Town’s R4,5 billion stadium when it hosts its inaugural soccer game, a face-off between Ajax and Santos, Cape Town’s leading PSL teams on January 23, 2010.
The match marks the … January 14, 2010
Cape Town Tourism has partnered with three international public relations agencies to proactively represent the Mother City abroad. The appointments are aimed at meeting the current demand for accurate information in the run up to the 2010 FIFA World … January 14, 2010
In a special ceremony for more than 200 invited guests and media, the contractors handed “the key of the door” to Cape Town’s Executive Mayor, Alderman Dan Plato.
As the biggest project of its kind ever undertaken in Cape Town – the total cost … December 15, 2009
An estimated 55,000 people gathered in Cape Town’s Long Street on Friday, December 4, with an additional 150-million viewers following on TV, to watch the highly-anticipated 2010 FIFA World Cup™ Final Draw. Flags of all countries waved as the expectant … December 15, 2009
The CEO of the 2010 FIFA World Cup Organizing Committee South Africa, Dr. Danny Jordaan, said the Final Draw held in Cape Town tonight delivered on the promise of a world-class event.
“We promised the country a spectacular and world-class event, … December 4, 2009