Permits to trek Peru’s Inca Trail to Machu Picchu in 2018 are being released four months early, October 1st. Peru’s ministry of culture issue 500 permits a day for the four-day hike with 200 being issued to tourists and the other 300 reserved for cooks, porters and guides.
María del Carmen de Zamora Reparaz, who has held the position of deputy minister of tourism at the Ministry of Foreign Trade & Tourism in Peru since 2014, was on Friday recognised with the title of South America’s Leading Travel Personality by the World Travel Awards. Here Breaking Travel News traces her remarkable career.
Quito Tourism has led winners at the World Travel Awards Latin America Gala Ceremony 2016, taking the title of Latin America’s Leading Destination for the fourth consecutive year. Also among the winners at the red carpet event hosted by Swissôtel Lima was PromPerú, recognised by World Travel Awards voters as South America’s Leading Tourist Board for the first time.
Peruvian capital Lima is beginning the final preparations for the World Travel Awards Latin America Gala Ceremony 2016. The event will take place at Swissôtel Lima on Friday, July 1st. Hundreds of leaders from across the hospitality industry will attend the red carpet ceremony, with the best among them recognised with the prestigious World Travel Awards trophies.
Peruvian capital Lima is set to host the World Travel Awards Latin America Gala Ceremony for the second time. As Destination Partner for the event, PromPerú, the official tourism body of the Ministry of Foreign Trade & Tourism of Peru, will welcome industry leaders from across the continent to Swissôtel Lima on July 1st, 2016.
Hilton Worldwide will more than double its presence in Peru over the next three years with the development of seven new properties across four brands: Hilton Garden Inn, Homewood Suites by Hilton, DoubleTree by Hilton and Hampton by Hilton. These new deals underscore the company’s rapid growth and momentum in Latin America, where Hilton Worldwide has been aggressively expanding, now with more than 90 hotels and 15,500 rooms open and welcoming guests across the region.
Swissôtel Lima has been unveiled as the host for the upcoming World Travel Awards Latin America Gala Ceremony 2016. The event will take place in the Peruvian capital on July 1st, with hundreds of hospitality leaders from across the region expected to be in attendance.
PromPeru, the trade, tourism and investment office of Peru in the United Arab Emirates, is pleased to announce that Peru won the title of World’s Leading Culinary Destination at the World Travel Awards 2013. Peru’s eclectic cuisine has earned acknowledgement as one of the world’s finest and is proud to take home the award for the second year in a row, having beaten beat off Australia, China, France, India, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, Spain, Thailand and the United States of America.
PromPeru, the trade, tourism and investment office of Peru, has announce Peru has been nominated for the title of World’s Leading Culinary Destination at the World Travel Awards 2013. They are firm favourites, having been the victors last year, but need to beat off stiff competition from Australia, China, France, India, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, Spain, Thailand and the USA.
Jorge Chávez International Airport in Peru has experienced rapid growth over the past 12 years thanks to a concession agreement with the local government. As a result, JCIA is now widely recognised as a secure and efficient air terminal, last year welcoming 13 million passengers.
Peru has been recognised as the South America’s Leading Culinary Destination for the second consecutive year at the World Travel Awards South & Central America Gala Ceremony, hosted in Lima. PromPerú, the Peruvian tourism board, also won the award of South America’s Leading Tourist Board for the third consecutive year.
World Travel Awards, regarded worldwide as the ‘Oscars of the Travel Industry’, has arrived in exotic Lima, Peru, where it will host the annual South & Central America Gala Ceremony today. The gala evening will be held at the fabulous Huaca Pucllana temple, allowing capital Lima to reveal not only its ancient mystique and charm, but also its world renowned cuisine.