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Winners celebrate at WTA Europe Gala

Winners celebrate at WTA Europe Gala

1 October 2010 Travel Events News

In a night of mixed emotions the World Travel Awards European Gala Ceremony has taken place in Turkey – with elation for some tempered with disappointment for others. Turkish Airlines emerged as the big winner on the night with hosts Rixos Premium Belek also scooping a prize.

World Travel Awards stands by Delhi

World Travel Awards stands by Delhi

30 September 2010 Travel Events News

World Travel Awards has confirmed it is going ahead with its planned Asia & Australasia Ceremony in Delhi on 14 October, despite sensational stories emanating from the build-up to the Commonwealth Games, which takes place concurrently in the Indian capital.

“Night of the Year” for Europe’s travel industry

“Night of the Year” for Europe’s travel industry

27 September 2010 Focus

Europe’s top destinations and leading travel companies will gather under one roof this Friday 1 October at the Rixos Premium Belek, Antalya, Turkey. All will be hoping to walk away with the most sought-after achievement in the travel and tourism industry - the World Travel Awards Europe Ceremony trophies.

Jamaica steps up to host WTA Americas

Jamaica steps up to host WTA Americas

22 September 2010 Travel Events News

Sandals Whitehouse European Village & Spa has been selected to host the World Travel Awards Americas Gala Ceremony. Located on Jamaica’s beautiful south coast, the Caribbean resort will welcome guests for the ceremony on October 22nd for what is sure to be the highlight of the tourism calendar.

Abu Dhabi GP to overtake last year’s success

Abu Dhabi GP to overtake last year’s success

21 September 2010 Focus

The Abu Dhabi Grand Prix in November is expected to provide an even greater tourism boost to the fast-growing emirate than the inaugural event last year, according to the latest predictions from the Abu Dhabi Tourism Authority.

Sandals’ Adam Stewart to present keynote at WTM

Sandals’ Adam Stewart to present keynote at WTM

17 September 2010 Travel Events News

Adam Stewart, CEO of Sandals Resorts and one of the travel industry’s youngest and most inspirational leaders is to take WTM World Responsible Tourism Day’s HOTseat. The 29-year-old follows in the prestigious footsteps of travel heads such as Ed Fuller of Marriott and Peter Long of TUI Travel.

Swiss hospitality at its finest

Swiss hospitality at its finest

10 September 2010 Focus

Switzerland is synonymous with quality, reliability and hospitality. These qualities form the cornerstone of the incredible, Swissôtel The Stamford, Singapore, which has been nominated for “Asia’s Leading Business Hotel” in the 2010 World Travel Awards.

Delhi prepares for WTA Asia & Australasia

Delhi prepares for WTA Asia & Australasia

2 September 2010 Travel Events News

Delhi’s The Claridges has begun to prepare for the forthcoming World Travel Awards Asia & Australasia Ceremony ahead of what is expected to be the most keenly fought competition ever. Set to take place on October 14th, the event will see more than 80 travel brands compete for recognition as the best in the industry.

Rixos Premium Belek to host WTA Europe

Rixos Premium Belek to host WTA Europe

1 September 2010 Travel Events News

Rixos Premium Belek, Antalya on the Turkish Riviera has been chosen to host Europe’s most important travel and tourism event – the World Travel Awards. The Gala Ceremony, sponsored by Turkey’s flag carrier, Turkish Airlines, will take place on October 1st.