Cape Town voted choice destination

2013-05-27 07:02
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SA in WAYN's top 7 Dream Destinations

WAYN, the world's largest travel and lifestyle social network, has just revealed the top seven dream destinations in the world as chosen by its 21 million users and South Africa is one of them!

TripAdvisor, the world's largest destinations and hotel review agency has recently revealed the winners of its 2013 Travelers' Choice Destinations awards including Cape Town.

The Wall Street Journal reports the fifth yearly award in recognition of 412 exceptional destinations in 38 markets across the world count the likes Africa, Asia, Australia, the Caribbean, Central America, China, Europe, India, Mexico, the Middle East, South America, the South Pacific, and the United States respectively.
Although the Travelers' Choice Destinations awards honour top travel spots around the globe based on millions of valuable reviews and opinions from TripAdvisor travelers, award winners were determined based on the popularity of destinations, taking into account travelers' choices and most highly rated places.

Take a look at the Top 25 Travelers' Choice World Destinations (+/- denotes change in ranking year-over-year, 0 is no change and new is new to the top 25):

   1. Paris, France (+3)
   2. New York City, New York (0)
   3. London, England (-2)
   4. Rome, Italy (-1)
   5. Barcelona, Spain (+3)
   6. Venice, Italy (New)
   7. San Francisco, California (-2)
   8. Florence, Italy (+4)
   9. Prague, Czech Republic (+7)
  10. Sydney, Australia (+4)
  11. Berlin, Germany (-1)
  12. Istanbul, Turkey (-5)
  13. Bangkok, Thailand (New)
  14. Chicago, Illinois (-3)
  15. Tokyo, Japan (New)
  16. Cape Town, South Africa (+7)
  17. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (New)
  18. Buenos Aires, Argentina (-5)
  19. Marrakech, Morocco (-13)
  20. St. Petersburg, Russia (New)
  21. Beijing, China (-6)
  22. Shanghai, China (-3)
  23. Siem Reap, Cambodia (-14)
  24. Chiang Mai, Thailand (0)
  25. Queenstown, New Zealand (New)

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