10 tips for the best ever Cape Town experience

South Africa’s “Mother City” – Cape Town: world renowned for its natural beauty, rich history, incredible cuisine, diverse cultures complete with an amazing range of music, languages and neighbourhoods, night life, activities – you name it, you’ll find it here! And all perfectly well suited to the ever-increasing number of visitors who are seeking unique experiences in travel destinations. This modern-day explorer, however, also realises that there are do’s and don’ts that contribute to the quality of this experience. Ways in which s/he can ensure that locals embrace them into the Capetonian experience, that respect the realities of natural resource […]

UNWTO calls for #Twittercal mass of traveller’s energy saving tips

Tourism & Sustainable Energy: Powering Sustainable Development is this year’s theme for World Tourism Day (WTD).   The theme aims to highlight tourism’s role in a better energy future; a future in which the world’s entire population has access to modern, efficient and affordable energy services. Celebrate the theme by posting your tips for saving energy while travelling to the 2012 WTD Twitter Competition. Do you unplug your household appliances before you leave home? Do you travel light or offset your carbon footprint? Whatever you’re doing, the UNWTO wants to know. Tweet your  travel energy saving tips in 140 characters to @UNWTO Please […]