Cape Town Has Been Crowned The World’s Leading Festival & Events Destination 2018

Aerial shot of Table Mountain


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The 2018 World Travel Awards recently took place at the Pátio da Galé, in Lisbon, Portugal which saw Cape Town voted as the “World’s Leading Festival and Events Destination” of the year. The awards brand is recognised globally as the “ultimate hallmark of industry excellence”.

Dubai won the title in 2017 and 2016 but this year our beautiful Mother City took out Dubai and other contenders such as Danang, Vietnam, Dubai, Ecuador and London, England.

In a video posted by The World Travel Awards, Leigh Dawber, Marketing Executive of Cape town tourism said that “Cape Town is thrilled to win this award.” Watch the video below and read more on the city of Cape Town right here.


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