Numerous incidents of crime have been reported against tourists in South Africa. TBCSA CEO, Mmatšatši Ramawela says it may be time for South Africa’s tourist industry to engage with government on the establishment of a dedicated tourist police service.

Last week’s poll: Is the Western Cape’s high season getting longer?

Last week we asked readers whether they thought the Western Cape’s high season was getting longer, 81% of readers voted ‘Yes’, while 19% voted ‘No’.