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  • AC HOTELS BY MARRIOTT OPENS FIRST HOTEL IN MIDDLE...
    by Jo-Ann Smit on December 12, 2018 at 7:59 am

    CAPE TOWN, South Africa, 12 December 2018 – 188 room AC Hotel Cape Town Waterfront celebrates the brand’s European soul and Spanish roots with classic modern design AC Hotels by Marriott,Marriott International’s European-inspired lifestyle brand, today announced the opening of AC […]

  • Why water is more than just a ‘drinking’...
    by MaryannShawCommunications on December 11, 2018 at 1:52 pm

    Water is everything. Literally. Besides being the lifeblood of the planet’s biological species, it is also used to produce everything we as humans make and consume. In recent times, the Western Cape has faced the possibility of running out of potable water. Many people in this region are now […]

  • Massive Surprise as Siya and Gally win Emirates...
    by Ems Moipone Tsotetsi on December 10, 2018 at 10:59 am

    Over 100 days and 500 entries, South Africa’s favourite Jazz artists have been found. On the 4 December 2018, five jazz artists performed at Katzy’s Rosebank in Johannesburg for the opportunity of a lifetime, to be selected as the overall Emirates Pursuit of Jazz winner, and perform at […]

  • The Blue Train Repositions Brand
    by TourismTattler on December 8, 2018 at 6:24 pm

    PRETORIA, South Africa – The Blue Train launched its new brand repositioning on Friday 23rd November 2018, the first in over 20 years, augmenting the brand to meet the evolving needs of the discerning traveller, and launching its MICE (Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Events) […]

  • Leading industry figures take the helm at Cape...
    by ScottD on December 5, 2018 at 6:40 am

    The Cape Town Tourism (CTT) Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms Julie-May Ellingson and Ms Wahida Parker as Chairperson and Vice-Chairperson, respectively. Ms Ellingson is Chief Executive Officer of the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC) and is an Urban […]