Wow, just read this great post on the Cape Town Active Blog, Cape Town you beauty!
“In 2012 alone Cape Town was named:
- Favourite City World Wide, Telegraph Travel Awards 2012.
- Number Two City in the World, Condé Nast Traveller Readers’ Choice Awards 2012.
- Top City in Africa, Condé Nast Traveller Readers’ Choice Awards 2012.
- Eight beaches and two marinas got Blue Flag Status 2012.
- Best Beach Destination in Africa, World Travel Awards 2012.
- The World’s Top City in Africa and the Middle East, Travel+ Leisure World’s Best Awards 2012.
- Fourth Top City in the World, Travel+ Leisure World’s Best Awards 2012.
- Muizenberg was voted One of National Geographic’s World’s 20 Best Surf Towns.
- 8th Top 10 Truly Unique Beaches in the World, TripAdvisor 2012.
- One of the World’s Ten Most Loved Cities 2012, CNNgo.
- 23rd: Top 25 Destinations in the World, TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards 2012.
- 8th: Top 10 Beach Destinations in Africa, TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards 2012.
- At the end of 2011 Table Mountain was announced as one of the new 7 Wonders of Nature, and the nomination has just been made official
- Cape Town was announced as World Design Capital 2014. – Cape Argus”
Cape Town Awards 2012