Cape Town voted one of world's top 15 cities by Travel & Leisure Magazine

Travel & Leisure Magazine readers voted for the top cities in the world. And Cape Town came in 12th on the list. Travellers are asked to rate their favourite travel destinations.

T&L say the cities are rated according to features such as architecture, interesting restaurants, cultural offerings, and intriguing shops.

Here is the list of the top 15 so you can get busy making your travel plans for your next holiday.

15. Beirut, 14. Istanbul, 13. Rome, 12. Cape Town, 11. Mexico City, 10. Charleston, 9. Chiang Mai, 8. Hoi An 7. Luang Prabang, 6. Florence, 5. Kyoto, 4. Ubud, 3. Udaipur, 2. Oaxaca, 1. San Miguel de Allende

But Cape Town is certainly proud to have made the list - and you can stay right here and enjoy your own beautiful Mother City.


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