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World Travel Awards arrives in Rwanda for Africa Gala Ceremony

World Travel Awards arrives in Rwanda for Africa Gala Ceremony

World Travel Awards has touched down in Rwanda ahead of its Africa Gala Ceremony 2017. The prestigious event will take place in the country’s thriving capital, Kigali, on October 10th, with hundreds of leaders from across the hospitality industry expected to attend the glittering red-carpet ceremony.

Peru earns 29 nominations for World Travel Awards Grand Final 2017

Peru earns 29 nominations for World Travel Awards Grand Final 2017

South American tourism hotspot Peru has been nominated in 29 categories in the global edition of the prestigious World Travel Awards. The World Travel Awards Grand Final will take place at the JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay Resort & Spa in Vietnam on December 10th.

Aegean honoured by voters at World Travel Awards

Aegean honoured by voters at World Travel Awards

The high level of services that Aegean provides to its passengers has once again been recognised at a European level. The carrier was honoured with the title of for Europe’s Leading Regional Airline at the glamorous World Travel Awards Europe Gala Ceremony earlier.

The Lanesborough takes top World Travel Awards title

The Lanesborough takes top World Travel Awards title

The Lanesborough has taken the title of England’s Leading Luxury Hotel 2017 at the prestigious World Travel Awards. The history property successfully defended the prize, having won it for the first-time last year.

Roaring success for Jamaica Travel Market in UK

Roaring success for Jamaica Travel Market in UK

For the second year running, the Jamaica Tourist Board hosted its own tradeshow, Jamaica Travel Market, at the Luton Hoo Hotel, Golf & Spa. The two-day event focused solely on the island and again provided the ideal business-to-business platform for British tour operators and agents to meet with Jamaican suppliers and partners directly.

Shrigley appointed as guest director for Bright Festival

Shrigley appointed as guest director for Bright Festival

Brighton Festival has announced that the 2018 guest director is the Brighton-based visual artist David Shrigley. Best known for his distinctive drawing style and works that make satirical comments on the absurdity of 21st-century society, Shrigley’s darkly humorous compositions reflect the inconsequential, the bizarre, and the disquieting elements of daily life.

Armani Dubai to host World Travel Awards Middle East Gala Ceremony

Armani Dubai to host World Travel Awards Middle East Gala Ceremony

World Travel Awards has revealed that Armani Hotel Dubai will host its Middle East Gala Ceremony 2017 on Sunday, October 29th, in the United Arab Emirates. The emirate is the Cinderella story of the travel industry, having exploded from a sleepy fishing village into a futuristic metropolis.

Frasers Hospitality takes top titles at World Travel Awards

Frasers Hospitality takes top titles at World Travel Awards

Frasers Hospitality has been awarded seven prestigious accolades at the World Travel Awards Europe Gala Ceremony 2017. In the highly competitive country categories, Frasers Hospitality was named ‘England’s Leading Serviced Apartment Brand’ for the fourth consecutive year and ‘Hungary’s Leading Serviced Apartment Brand’ for the fifth year running at the ceremony held in St. Petersburg, Russia.