Cape Town tops prestigious NY Times travel list for 2014

2014-01-10 23:16
Cape Town - The New York Times has released its biggest travel list yet - 52 places to go in 2014 - and Cape Town is front and centre in the Number1 spot.

Take a bow, Mother City, take a bow.

As Design Capital of the World and the most poignant place to reflect on the iconic legacy of the late Nelson Mandela, added to the city's diversity and close proximity to a number of different attractions, a variety of travel styles are easily satisfied during a visit here.

But the NY Times inclusion is just one of the many hat tips Cape Town has received this year - including our own 21 places you want to visit in 2014 round-up.

In total, six places dotted across the African continent made the NY Times cut, with Namibia at number 6, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia at number 13; Laikipia Plateau, Kenya at at number 19; the Seychelles at number 27 and Dar es Salaam, Tanzania coming in at number 39.

Read the full list and then tell us where you plan on travelling this year and why  -

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