Destination to Consider – Cape Town, South AfricaFeb 16, 2018
Cape Town, the Capital and Mother City of South Africa, is the country’s 10th most populous city. Defined by its exhilarating natural beauty, accessibility, and multi-culturalism, Cape Town is the ultimate meeting destination!
Voted the best place in the world to visit by the New York Times, Cape Town boasts breathtaking views from its mountainous backdrop to its white sandy beaches. Slow moving cable cars offer visitors a five-minute ride to the top of Table Mountain where the views of downtown are exceptional. The busy harbor allows attendees to travel to several different beaches in the same day, each with a new refreshing setting and atmosphere.
A mere 12 miles east of Downtown, Cape Town International Airport is South Africa’s second largest. After opening a new terminal to accommodate the increase in visitors, the airport now offers more flights from Africa, Europe, and Asia than ever before.
Cape Town offers a wide variety of hotels, including major chains and laid back country lodges. The abundance of conference and exhibition facilities have flourished throughout the years providing many options to choose from.
The diverse culture of Cape Town offers a vast variety of mouthwatering cuisine. From fine dining Greek food to traditional Indian or Thai, there are options for every palate. Plan an off-site dinner in the mountains or at sunset on the beach!
The activities in Cape Town are endless. Imagine diving into shark-infested waters, waddle into a penguin colony or toast in the historic wine estates in the country’s impressive vineyards. The activities alone are a reason to bring attendees to Cape Town!
What are you waiting for? Now’s the time to plan your next meeting in one of the most breathtaking cities in the world!
Author: Kristy Buhr