Archive for the Awards Category

Wilderness rated one of 25 top beauty spots

GEORGE NEWS – The town of Wilderness is rated among the 25 best small towns in South Africa on the website www.savisas.com. It ranks with towns like Graaff-Reinet, Franschoek, Greyton, Villiersdorp, Clanwilliam, Clarens, Coffee Bay, Dullstroom, Gariep Dam, Hogsback, Kakamas, Sutherland, Montagu, Nieu-Bethesda, Nieuwoudtville and Nottingham Road,

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Vote for Plett in 2nd round of Kwêla Town of the year!

We need your help to help Plett make it to the final round of the Kwela Town of the year competition. The winning town will win an incredible 30-second advert and KYKnet ad placement valued at R1 million. The winning town will also be sponsored a huge

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South Africa climbs global tourism list

South Africa has been ranked as one of the top 25 most attractive tourist destinations, according to a new global survey. Bloom Consulting’s 2014 Country Brand Ranking noted that for the first time, South Africa tops the list on the African continent, ahead of Egypt (27). Morocco

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Plett Nominated as Africa’s Leading Beach Destination

VOTE FOR PLETT! Plett has been nominated as Africa’s Leading Beach Destination in the World Travel Awards. The World Travel Awards serves to acknowledge, reward and celebrate excellence across all sectors of the global travel and tourism industry. This is the 21st year of the World Travel

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Garden Route named top golf spot

The Garden Route in South Africa’s Western Cape province has been named the 2014 Golf Destination of the Year for Africa and the Gulf States by the global trade association of the golf tourism industry, IAGTO. Nils Flaatten, the CEO of Western Cape tourism and investment promotion

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George Municipality awarded first place – Eco – Logic Awards 2013

The George Municipality received the outstanding news that the organisation received the first place for Municipalities in the Eco-Logic Awards yesterday. Mr Giel Goosen, Senior Manager of Environmental Services attended the event in Johannesburg. George Municipality is widely recognised as one of the best performing B-Municipalities in

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“World’s 6th Best Coastal Drive”

South Africa’s Garden Route, has been voted the “World’s 6th Best Coastal Drive”. A poll was conducted recently by the world renowned travel website: www.virtualtourist.com, featuring tourist’s favourite coastal drives around the world. The Garden Route was voted one of the favourites because of its abundance of

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