Leading Travel Advisory Company Declares Cape Town as the Top Tourist Spot
05/18/2011

The world’s renowned and leading travel advisory portal Tripadvisor recently conducted their Travelers’ Choice Awards poll that was geared towards picking the Top 25 Destinations in the World.

Online PR News – 18-May-2011 – – The world’s renowned and leading travel advisory portal Tripadvisor recently conducted their Travelers’ Choice Awards poll that was geared towards picking the Top 25 Destinations in the World. Chosen based on a annual poll that was conducted by the travel portal TripAdvisor where people and tourists get to choose their favorite holiday destination across the globe, Cape Town has moved up from twenty-fifth in 2010 to the top position this year beating other all-time, traditional and tough favorites like Sydney, Australia that grabbed the second spot, Machu Picchu, Peru at number three, Paris, France that was placed fourth, Rio de Janiero, Brazil at the fifth position, Rome, Italy at number seven and London, UK at number eight. 96,058 people follow Tripadvisor on Facebook and the customer-centric travel advisor has 20 million members that further support the authenticity of the poll that they conducted.

Cape Town has a lot of reasons to celebrate with this recent announcement considering its huge jump almost at the bottom of the list to the top within a time span of just one year. Located at the southern tip of the huge continent of Africa, this sudden emergence of Cape Town as a top favorite holiday destinations offers the tourism industry there a lot of scope in terms of positioning the place as a challenge brand. As one of the world’s newest and most exciting cities, the place captures an old world essence with the heart of the city being multi-faceted, complex and remarkable. Packed with personality, diversity and panache, Cape Town also has a lot of space for the unexpected and is always welcome to a dash of spontaneity.

Considering the fact that it is the ultimate destination that real travelers around the world have picked as the place to visit, the current attempts are solely being directed towards providing all the information that tourists need regarding travel and Cape Town accommodation along with travel guides. Travel packages that are tailored to all the travel and accommodation needs of travelers who would like to visit this incredibly place are also expected to be highly sought after.