On Thursday September 12, voting officially opened for Capetonians to nominate their favourite Mother City icons for the 2019 World Travel Awards. From Cape Town International Airport to the Table Mountain Cableway, people from near and far can show support for Cape Town by casting their vote.

The Mother City has made its way into four nominee categories. Cape Town International Airport has been nominated for the World’s Leading Airport. Table Mountain is a nominee for Africa’s Leading Tourist Attraction. Cape Town is a nominee for Africa’s Leading Festival and Event Destination. Lastly Cape Town is a nominee for the World’s Leading City Destination.

Voting closes on Sunday 2o, October 2019 . Here are some easy steps to follow to get your voting process going:

1. Head over the the World Travel Awards site and click on the vote tab at the top of the page.

2. Select your region from the Region Menu, select “World”.

3. Begin your voting process.

4. There are a number of places around the world nominated so if you are not interested in voting for these you can select to “skip this award” which is the last option on the list.

Fingers crossed, Cape Town! Hopefully the Mother City will soon bring home top spots in all categories for another year in a row.

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Aimee Pace

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