World Travel Awards for Africa and Indian Ocean positions Seychelles

Graham Cooke, President & Founder of World Travel Awards, is in Seychelles ahead of the gala event at the Kempinski resort.

World Travel Awards for Africa and Indian Ocean positions Seychelles

Graham Cooke, President & Founder of World Travel Awards, is in Seychelles ahead of the gala event at the Kempinski resort.

This year’s World Travel Awards Africa & Indian Ocean Gala ceremony is seen as a golden opportunity for Seychelles to be positioned in the world of lavish red carpet events.

An impressive block of leading hospitality industries which throughout the years have strived for excellence by providing high-quality products across Africa and the Indian Ocean region are converging in Seychelles to attend the World Travel Awards.

Set at Kempinski Resort Seychelles on June 20, the World Travel Awards Africa & Indian Ocean gala ceremony, which is this year celebrating its 22nd anniversary, will recognize and reward leading lights of hospitality industries in about 30 countries in Africa and the Indian Ocean.

A total of 66 awards will be given to leading hospitality industries in Africa, Angola, Egypt, Ghana, Kenya, Morocco, Mozambique, Nigeria, South Africa, Uganda, Zambia, Indian Ocean, Madagascar, Maldives, Mauritius, and Seychelles. Nominees for the different awards are selected through online voting.

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Seychelles’ hospitality industries are in the line-up for leading Boutique Hotel, Leading Conference Hotel, Leading Green Resort, Leading Hotel Suite, Leading Luxury Hotel Villa, Leading Resort, and Leading Spa Resort.

Graham Cooke said World Travel Awards position Seychelles in the world of tourism.

“We’re proud that for the first time, World Travel Awards is held in Seychelles. The staging of this prestigious event helps to position Seychelles in the world and promotes the destination. It is the best way to showcase the benefits of the island destination,” Graham Cooke said.

Graham Cooke and his delegation were welcomed at the International airport by Sherin Naiken, Chief Executive of Seychelles Tourism Board (STB).

Sherin Naiken said such an event is worth having for Seychelles.

“World Travel Awards is a prestigious event that has raised Seychelles’ profile in the international arena through the presence of international media covering the event.”

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