Thursday, May 14, 2009

National Parks Hopeful for Visitation Bump During World Cup

Parks officials are expecting visitation to jump during the World Cup, and are working with a concessionaire to handle most of the hotel bookings for national parks facilities.

About 15 000 additional visitors to national parks during the 2010 soccer world cup should generate more than R50m in revenue, said a top parks official on Monday.

2010: Boom time for parks
May 11, 2009