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Winners announced for the International Travel & Tourism Awards

Winners announced for the International Travel & Tourism Awards

The lucky sixteen winners of the second International Travel & Tourism Awards, presented by WTM London, were revealed last ... Read More

WTM: London honors the very best in travel industry

WTM: London honors the very best in travel industry

Ten of the greatest World Travel Leaders, from around the world, picked up their coveted award today (Tuesday 5 ... Read More

Oman Airports to host World Travel Awards Grand Final 2019 at Royal Opera House Muscat

Oman Airports to host World Travel Awards Grand Final 2019 at Royal Opera House Muscat

World Travel Awards (WTA) has partnered with Oman Airports to host its highly-anticipated Grand Final Gala Ceremony 2019 on ... Read More

WTM: World Tourism Awards 2019 presented to Matthew D. Upchurch of Virtuoso, Asilia Africa, Nikoi Island/ The Island Foundation and Me to We

WTM: World Tourism Awards 2019 presented to Matthew D. Upchurch of Virtuoso, Asilia Africa, Nikoi Island/ The Island Foundation and Me to We

The 2019 World Tourism Awards were presented today, November 4, 2019, during the opening day of World Travel Market ... Read More

African Travel Times holds 2019 Awards

African Travel Times holds 2019 Awards

African Travel Times, West Africa’s monthly travel and tourism magazine, has held its 2019 awards, with Odeneho Kwafo Akoto ... Read More

World Spa Awards names Maui Healing Retreat “Hawaii’s Best Wellness Retreat 2019”

World Spa Awards names Maui Healing Retreat “Hawaii’s Best Wellness Retreat 2019”

The inauguration of the World Spa Awards in 2015 marked a shift happening in the vacation retreat industry. An ... Read More

Church House Westminster hosts seventh annual LGBT+ PinkNews Awards

Church House Westminster hosts seventh annual LGBT+ PinkNews Awards

The seventh annual PinkNews Awards, which celebrates LGBT+ role models, took place at Church House Westminster. Nancy Pelosi, RuPaul's ... Read More

IBTM World 2019 reveals Tech Watch Award finalists

IBTM World 2019 reveals Tech Watch Award finalists

IBTM World has today announced seven finalists for this year’s renowned Tech Watch Award. As well as one company ... Read More

International Travel Awards Opens Sponsorship Opportunity

International Travel Awards Opens Sponsorship Opportunity

The Best Way to Showcase your Tourism Brand to the Whole World The International Travel Awards is one of the most ... Read More

Centara Ras Fushi Resort & Spa Maldives Wins Leading All-inclusive Resort at 2019 SATA Awards

Centara Ras Fushi Resort & Spa Maldives Wins Leading All-inclusive Resort at 2019 SATA Awards

Centara’s adult-only 5-star Maldives resort captures top honors across SATA’s six member nations Centara Ras Fushi Resort & Spa ... Read More

Jamaica Tourism Minister congratulates new Condé Nast Traveler best hotels rankings

Jamaica Tourism Minister congratulates new Condé Nast Traveler best hotels rankings

Luxury and lifestyle travel magazine Condé Nast Traveler, has ranked S Hotel in Montego Bay and the Kanopi House ... Read More

World Tourism Awards 2019 winners announced

World Tourism Awards 2019 winners announced

The 2019 World Tourism Awards will be presented to  Matthew D. Upchurch, CTC, Chairman & CEO of Virtuoso; Asilia ... Read More

First ever National Medal of Honor Museum will open in Arlington, Texas

First ever National Medal of Honor Museum will open in Arlington, Texas

The National Medal of Honor Museum Foundation announced today that, following a national search launched in October 2018, Arlington, ... Read More

Best hospitality business to work with a disability?

Best hospitality business to work with a disability?

Now in its fourth year, the National Organization on Disability (NOD) Leading Disability Employer Seal recognizes companies that demonstrate ... Read More

Centara honored with Best Meetings & Conventions Hotel Award for 5th consecutive year

Centara honored with Best Meetings & Conventions Hotel Award for 5th consecutive year

Centara Grand & Bangkok Convention Centre at CentralWorld has received the award for “Best Meetings and Conventions Hotel in ... Read More

Minister Bartlett applauds winners of Jamaica Tourist Board’s Annual Awards at Jamaica Travel Market

Minister Bartlett applauds winners of Jamaica Tourist Board’s Annual Awards at Jamaica Travel Market

Jamaica's Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett has applauded the eight tour operators who won big at the Jamaica Tourist ... Read More

Nepal Tourism: Set for 6th NewBiz Conclave & Awards

Nepal Tourism: Set for 6th NewBiz Conclave & Awards

All preparations are completed for the NewBiz Conclave & Awards program being held on Friday, September 27, 2019 at ... Read More

MazMillion launched: 2 week ultra luxury Seychelles experience for US$100

MazMillion launched: 2 week ultra luxury Seychelles experience for US$100

World Tourism Day in Seychelles  will be the first-day visitors can obtain tickets for Maz Millions at www.mazmillions.com The ... Read More

African Travel 100 Global Tourism Personalities: Current and Former Tourism Ministers join the ranks

African Travel 100 Global Tourism Personalities: Current and Former Tourism Ministers join the ranks

Alain St.Ange, former Seychelles Tourism Minister, Civil Aviation, Ports and Marine, joined the Hon. Najib Balala, the Minister of ... Read More

Skål Bangkok bags 4 awards at World Congress

Skål Bangkok bags 4 awards at World Congress

During the recently-concluded 80th Skål World Congress in Miami, Florida, Thailand’s Bangkok Club was announced as best of the ... Read More

Pegasus Airlines named ‘National Winner’ in 2019 European Business Awards

Pegasus Airlines named ‘National Winner’ in 2019 European Business Awards

Pegasus Airlines has been named ‘National Winner’ in the 2019 European Business Awards, one of the world’s largest and ... Read More

Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett to receive Africa Travel and Tourism Award

Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett to receive Africa Travel and Tourism Award

Jamaica’s Minister of Tourism, Hon Edmund Bartlett has been recognized by the African travel and tourism industry for his ... Read More

Best in the world: Budapest Airport takes top prize at World Routes 2019 Awards

Best in the world: Budapest Airport takes top prize at World Routes 2019 Awards

The annual World Routes Awards took place at the Adelaide Convention Centre last night. The awards are highly regarded ... Read More

WTM World Responsible Tourism Awards announce finalists

WTM World Responsible Tourism Awards announce finalists

The WTM World Responsible Tourism Gold and Silver Award finalists have been announced for 2019. After an extensive process, ... Read More

Travel CEO Wins World’s Best Travel CRM Software & Travel Agency Software at International Travel Awards

Travel CEO Wins World’s Best Travel CRM Software & Travel Agency Software at International Travel Awards

9 Years of Unparalleled Service Recognized on World Platform  The International Travel Awards is one of the most prestigious ... Read More

Saint Lucia vies for 4 global titles at 26th Annual World Travel Awards

Saint Lucia vies for 4 global titles at 26th Annual World Travel Awards

Saint Lucia is thrilled to be nominated by the World Travel Awards for four (4) global titles that could ... Read More

Barbados wins prestigious accolade in UK cruising

Barbados wins prestigious accolade in UK cruising

Barbados is in winner’s row once again, this time as ‘Favorite Cruise Destination’, according to the 2019 Cruise International’s ... Read More

ICCA and BestCities announce 2019 winners of Incredible Impacts Grants at IMEX America

ICCA and BestCities announce 2019 winners of Incredible Impacts Grants at IMEX America

The Incredible Impacts Program, now in its third year, run collaboratively by ICCA and BestCities Global Alliance, has selected ... Read More

Puerto Vallarta named Best Destination 2019 by Apple Vacations

Puerto Vallarta named Best Destination 2019 by Apple Vacations

Puerto Vallarta was named “Best Destination 2019” along with Riviera Nayarit by Apple Vacations during its annual Crystal Apple ... Read More

CTO honors eight Caribbean tourism entities with sustainable tourism awards

CTO honors eight Caribbean tourism entities with sustainable tourism awards

The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) has recognised eight tourism entities from CTO-member countries with its top awards for embracing ... Read More

United Airlines: Effective immediately MileagePlus miles never expire

United Airlines: Effective immediately MileagePlus miles never expire

United Airlines announced that effective immediately, MileagePlus award miles never expire, giving members a lifetime to use miles on ... Read More

For the fifth time, Iconic Santorini collects a World Travel Award

For the fifth time, Iconic Santorini collects a World Travel Award

For more than a quarter century, the hospitality experts at the World Travel Awards organization have been recognizing and ... Read More

Brand USA celebrates best in destination storytelling with inaugural Video Storytelling Awards

Brand USA celebrates best in destination storytelling with inaugural Video Storytelling Awards

Brand USA, the destination marketing organization for the United States, announced winners of the first-ever Brand USA Video Storytelling ... Read More

South Carolina’s Duane Parrish named 2019 State Tourism Director of the Year

South Carolina’s Duane Parrish named 2019 State Tourism Director of the Year

Duane Parrish of the South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism has been named national State Tourism Director ... Read More

Pilots who saved 233 lives in Airbus A321 disaster awarded ‘Hero of Russia’ medals

Pilots who saved 233 lives in Airbus A321 disaster awarded ‘Hero of Russia’ medals

The pilots, who carried out a successful emergency landing in a cornfield, saving the lives of all the passengers, ... Read More

Second shortlist unveiled for WTM International Travel & Tourism Awards 2019

Second shortlist unveiled for WTM International Travel & Tourism Awards 2019

The second line-up of shortlisted candidates for the International Travel & Tourism Awards (ITTAs), presented by WTM, is revealed ... Read More