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Table Mountain officially one of the New Seven Wonders of Nature

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Even though we all celebrated like crazy when our iconic Table Mountain was named as a provisional entry onto the New Seven Wonders of Nature list, some were a wee bit uneasy it wasn't quite official – until now, that is. The Swiss-based New7Wonders foundation has confirmed Table Mountain's status as one of the New Seven Wonders is official, after an audit confirmed the result of a global voting process. More than 100 million votes were received from 220 countries. Phew, now we can really crack open the bubbly. Again! What's Up Cape Town joined many others in campaigning tirelessly for Table Mountain to make the list, and it now joins Halong Bay, Iguazu Falls, Jeju Island and Puerto Princesa Underground River                  

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"Our Mountain" is now officially ahead of Mount Everest, K2 Mountain and Mount Kilimanjaro..... The ranking has improved from # 29 just last week! “We are really excited that our campaign is capturing the imagination of the SA public. Now we need to sustain interest in order to keep our rankings high until July 7,” said Sabine Lehmann, CEO of Table Mountain Aerial Cableway who is championing Table Mountain’s cause. The outcome as to which will be the New 7 Wonders of Nature will be are determined by votes from us locals, other South Africans, and of course fans from abroad. SO VOTE TODAY AT www.votefortablemountain.com and make sure our Mountain is up there in the top 7..... We then invite you to share some time with us on the