The Limpopo province was voted the best destination 2011 at the annual Getaway Outdoor Show earlier this month. This is fantastic news for the entire Timbavati! The below article discussing this is courtesy of Kruger 2 Canyon newspaper (www.kruger2canyon.co.za).
Limpopo the Best Destination 2011
POLOKWANE – Limpopo Province was announced as the ‘Best Destination 2011’ at the annual Getaway Outdoor Show which was staged in Gauteng at the Coca-Cola Dome from September 2 – 4. The CEO of Limpopo Tourism and Parks (LTP), Rob Tooley, was very excited at the news and said: ‘This is indeed very wonderful news for us and we hope Limpopo has taken its rightful position as an ideal destination for outdoor and adventure enthusiasts’.
The Western Cape and Gauteng Getaway Outdoor shows hosted bi-annually are the leading travel and outdoor shows in Africa, generating media exposure to the value of R5.5 million and attracting over 35 000 visitors to about 350 exhibitors.
The show is an ideal outing for travel, adventure and outdoor enthusiasts. Visitors were exposed to the latest outdoor products and accessories. Many of South Africa and Africa’s finest destinations showcased their offerings including SANParks, Limpopo Tourism, Eastern Cape Tourism and Parks, North West Parks and Tourism, Malawi, Zimbabwe, Mauritius and many more.
Limpopo products showcased at this year’s show included amongst others the Waterberg District Municipality, African Ivory Route, Zandspruit, Fusion Boutique Hotel, Vuwa Safari Tours and Magalies Adventure Tours.