• Drought crisis ceases as Cape Town tourism expects major growth in 2019

    13 days ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    Derek Andre Hanekom, Tourism Minister of South Africa is quite confident in terms of the prospects for international tourism in 2019 now that the famine is over and the restrictive travel requirements related to children have been made stress-free for few countries.
    Hanekom stated that these factors caused zero growth in overseas tourist arrivals in 2018, when compared to 2017.
    “The drought affected, in quite a big way, the numbers of people coming to Cape Town, including those from countries mostly in Europe, such as the UK, Netherlands, Germany, and a few others. It was quite dramatic in...
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