Latest Cape Town Stories

2011-07-20 07:00:00

NEWARK, N.J., July 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Mochron Investments, owner of the African Initiative of World Trade Centers (an initiative which consists of the ownership and operation of World Trade Centers in sub-Saharan Africa), is now using global trade intelligence from PIERS, the Standard in Trade Intelligence, to accelerate international trade with Africa. As part of an initiative to establish an African network of World Trade Centers, Mochron is currently forming business...

2011-07-07 15:13:00

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., July 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- South African Airways Vacations® (SAAV) announced a Two-For-One Cape Town package deal that includes round-trip flights on Africa's most awarded airline, luxury accommodations, breakfast and tours for two in the Mother City for just $3,250*(plus taxes and fees) for both travelers. This package price is based on two people traveling, must be purchased by July 15th, and is valid for travel between Sept. 13th-30th. To...

2011-06-09 10:00:00

NEW YORK, June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- One year after hosting the 2010 FIFA World Cup, South Africa continues to celebrate the lasting legacy of one of the most successful World Cup events in history. This television triumph captivated global audiences and attracted thousands of visitors worldwide, propelling South Africa as a leading sporting country and a highly attractive travel destination. South Africa has since garnered countless travel awards and set tourism records, helping to...

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.