The Cliff House Hotel in Ardmore, Waterford in Ireland is not only distinguished for its stylish ambiance, the fascinating sea views and the pleasant spa experience but mostly for the region’s most exquisite food. So far the hotel adored itself with … October 17, 2013
Winners of the World Routes Awards 2011 were formally announced last night at the Berlin Networking Evening, which took place at the site of the new Berlin Brandenburg Airport Willy Brandt, nine months before the new airport for Germany’s capital region … October 4, 2011
Suthikiati Chirathivat (3rd left), Chairman of the Executive Board of Central Plaza Hotel Public Company Limited (CENTEL), receives eight awards from Vijay Verghese (3rd right), Editor of Smart Travel Asia online magazine, in the publication’s Best … September 14, 2011
At the official closing ceremony of the Shanghai World Expo 2010, it was confirmed that the tropical islands of the Seychelles won two awards among those attributed to African participants by the Expo Coordination Bureau and the African Department of … November 12, 2010
VICTORIA, Mahé - Seychelles President James Michel presented a teacher from Plaisance Primary School with the Longest Serving Teacher Award at the Teachers’ Day Award ceremony held yesterday evening.
Ms. Rita Millus, a teacher for over 45 years, … October 10, 2010
GUANGZHOU, China - On this World Tourism Day 2011, September 27, 2010, the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) is inviting tourism businesses and destinations worldwide to apply for the 2011 Tourism for Tomorrow Awards. Applicants may enter in one of … September 26, 2010
VANCOUVER, Canada - Winners of the 2010 World Routes Airport Marketing Awards were formally announced yesterday at the World Routes Gala Networking Evening at Rogers Arena (formerly known as General Motors Place), Vancouver, Canada. The awards included … September 21, 2010
SINGAPORE – Agoda.com, Asia's global hotel booking site and part of Nasdaq-listed Priceline.com, today announces the names of more winners of the Agoda Gold Circle Awards.
The Gold Circle Awards are given to hotel partners who excel in offering … July 30, 2010
South Africa swept the board at the World Travel Awards Africa & Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony in Johannesburg on Wednesday, July 7, attended by 1,200 senior industry leaders.
It was a night of elation – and some disappointment – as the travel and … July 7, 2010
LONDON, England - Mauritius, Seychelles, and the Maldives scooped the majority of key overall awards for the Indian Ocean in this year’s prestigious World Travel Awards.
It was a night of elation – and disappointment for some – at the World Travel … July 7, 2010
VANCOUVER – UNIGLOBE Travel International has recognized 2009 top performers and announced expansion to new markets at its Global Rendezvous in Barcelona, Spain.
In his corporate address to delegates from more than forty countries, UNIGLOBE president … July 1, 2010
SINGAPORE – Agoda, Asia's global hotel booking site and part of Nasdaq-listed Priceline.com, has finalized its list of winners for the Gold Circle Awards 2010. The Gold Circle Awards are a unique Agoda initiative, created to show recognition to properties … June 30, 2010
The four winners of the World Travel & Tourism Council’s 2010 Tourism for Tomorrow Awards were announced during the 10th Global Travel & Tourism Summit at the National Centre for the Performing Arts in Beijing, China. Of the 12 finalists, Emirates Hotels … June 7, 2010
The four winners of the World Travel & Tourism Council’s 2010 Tourism for Tomorrow Awards were announced today during the 10th Global Travel & Tourism Summit at the National Centre for the Performing Arts in Beijing, China. Of the 12 finalists, Emirates … May 26, 2010
HONOLULU, Hawaii – Nine Hawaii companies were recognized today by Hawaii Governor Linda Lingle, the US Department of Commerce, and the Small Business Administration for their success in entering or expanding in the international marketplace.
Cyanotech … May 20, 2010
As Cape Town prepares to welcome the world to the 2010 FIFA World Cup™, the Mother City is still emerging as a global travel favorite, with a string of fresh accolades to boost its top destination reputation.
Hot on the heels of an accolade from … May 12, 2010
TOULOUSE, France - Hamburg Airport was declared the overall winner in the third regional heat of the internationally-accredited Routes Airport Marketing Awards held in Toulouse last night. The awards were presented at the gala dinner of the 5th Routes … May 11, 2010
The World Travel Awards has unveiled the host destinations for its 2010 Grand Tour. After a rigorous selection procedure, Dubai (UAE), Johannesburg (South Africa), Orlando (Florida, USA), Antalya (Turkey), New Delhi (India), and Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) … March 25, 2010
Routes on Monday celebrated the first regional heat of this year’s Airport Marketing Awards and announced the winners for the Americas region. The trophies were presented at the prestigious gala dinner of the 3rd Routes Americas – the only network … February 17, 2010
The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) today announced the 12 finalists for the 2010 Tourism for Tomorrow Awards. Under WTTC’s stewardship since 2003, the prestigious awards recognize best practice in sustainable tourism in four different categories … February 3, 2010
The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) is pleased to confirm that the application deadline for the Tourism for Tomorrow Awards 2010 entries, co-sponsored by Travelport and The Leading Travel Companies’ Conservation Foundation, has been extended until … November 27, 2009
The Tourism for Tomorrow Awards, now in their sixth year under the stewardship of the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) are aimed at recognizing best practice in sustainable tourism within the travel and tourism industry worldwide. Given the growing … November 17, 2009
The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) today announced the judges for the 2010 Tourism for Tomorrow Awards, WTTC's highest-profile accolade recognizing best practice in sustainable tourism. Each year, tourism companies, travel organizations, and destinations … November 3, 2009
The new season of Blue Flag South Africa was launched at Muizenberg beach on Thursday, October 29, 2009, with no less than 29 South African beaches (up from last year’s 19) being awarded Blue Flag status. Seven of these beaches are found in Cape Town.
Commenting … November 2, 2009
HONOLULU, HI – Recognizing its service excellence to groups doing business in Hawaii for meetings and incentive events, the Hawaii Visitors and Convention Bureau (HVCB) has earned awards from two top-industry publications, Meetings & Conventions … August 6, 2009
Whether it’s an event, product launch, conference, incentive program, marketing campaign, or sustainable initiative, now is the time for the meetings industry to showcase their achievements by entering the prestigious EIBTM 2009 Meeting and Incentive … July 21, 2009
Skål, founded as an international association in 1934 is the largest organization of travel and tourism professionals in the world, embracing
all sectors of the tourism industry from hoteliers to travel agents, to airlines, tourism media, tourism students, … June 19, 2009
Now in its ninth year, the prestigious Tanzania Tourist Board's (TTB) annual tourism awards were presented by the Hon. Shamsa S. Mwangunga, MP, Tanzania’s Minister for Natural Resources and Tourism, as part of the 34th Africa Travel Association (ATA) … May 27, 2009
Athens Airport was declared the overall winner in the third regional heat of the internationally accredited Routes Marketing Awards held in Prague earlier this week. The awards were presented at the gala dinner of the 4th Routes Europe.
There were … May 21, 2009
The UNWTO is opening the nomination process for the 2009 UNWTO Ulysses Prize and Awards and invites all interested parties to submit nominations and applications as soon as possible. The deadline for the receipt of entries for the UNWTO Ulysses Awards … April 1, 2009
HONOLULU, HI - PacRim Marketing Group, Inc. and PRTech, LLC won e-biz awards for their Korean website and for software developed on behalf of Central Pacific Bank and Neiman Marcus. At a March 25 luncheon held at Neal Blaisdell Center's Exhibition Center, … March 27, 2009
Routes and OAG (Official Airline Guide) on Monday celebrated the first regional heat of their acclaimed Routes-OAG Airport Marketing Awards and announced the winners for the Americas region. The trophies were presented at the prestigious gala dinner of … February 26, 2009
It's time to 'go for the gold' with the PATA Gold Awards 2009. Travel and tourism industry stakeholders who have made outstanding contributions to develop and promote travel and tourism across the Asia Pacific region in a responsible manner may now submit … February 10, 2009
HONOLULU, HI — The Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA), the state’s tourism agency, along with the counties of Honolulu, Hawaii, Kauai, and Maui, have made their selection of over 100 events and projects statewide to receive County Product Enrichment Program … January 23, 2009
HONOLULU, HI — The Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA), the state agency for tourism, has announced the selection of 25 organizations that will receive funding through its Kūkulu Ola – Living Hawaiian Culture Program.
“Hawaiian culture is what … January 7, 2009
HONOLULU, HI - The Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA), the state’s tourism agency, with guidance from its Natural Resources Advisory Group (NRAG), has selected 25 community-based projects throughout the state to receive funding in 2009 through its Natural … December 15, 2008
SANIBEL, FL — NOISE, Inc., a multi-media branding communications agency with more than 550 awards in its history, won three 2008 HSMAI (Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International) Adrian Awards of excellence for ‘Tween Waters Inn Island … December 4, 2008
The EIBTM 2008 Meeting and Incentive Industry Awards presented today (December 3) in the Turespaña Events lounge recognizing the contribution, creativity, and dedication of meeting and incentive professionals in delivering outstanding events and campaigns … December 3, 2008
LONDON, UK - The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) today announced the Judges for the 2009 Tourism for Tomorrow Awards, WTTC's high-profile sustainable tourism accolade, in association with Travelport and The Leading Travel Companies Conservation … November 17, 2008
The 7th Annual Skål International Ecotourism Awards were presented by the president of Skål International, Phillip Sims and vice president, Media and Public Relations, Hulya Aslantas in the presence of the Minister of Communication and Transportation … October 12, 2008
The heavy weights of Asia-Pacific’s travel and tourism industry gathered for an evening of celebration at the 19th TTG Travel Awards 2008 Ceremony and Gala Dinner which honored 77 of Asia-Pacific’s travel trade organizations deemed the best by readers … October 9, 2008
HYDERABAD, INDIA (September 19, 2008) - An international airline, a tourism and transport development organization, a rainforest hideaway and a tropical island resort took away top honors at the presentation ceremony today for Asia Pacific's only truly … September 20, 2008
Nominations are now being invited for the IMEX Green Awards 2009. The annual awards, which are presented during the international trade show's Gala Dinner in Frankfurt, have become a strong indicator of new trends and developments amongst suppliers and … September 10, 2008
ALEXANDRIA, VA – The American Association of Port Authorities, a trade group representing leading port authorities throughout the western hemisphere, has selected 25 seaports to be recognized for exemplary projects, programs and initiatives at its annual … August 28, 2008
The Royal Cliff Beach Resort has become the first hotel property in the world to win five "Best of Awards of Excellence 2008" from New York's Wine Spectator magazine, which is a new world record.
It is the first time that five such awards have been … August 26, 2008
The closing date for entries to the 2008 EIBTM Meeting and Incentive Industry Awards is August 31, 2007. With just two weeks to go, the 6 categories are recognized as the key benchmarks for what makes a successful event or campaign and showcases the best … August 18, 2008
BANGKOK, THAILAND - What do an international airline, tourism and transport development organization, rainforest hideaway and tropical island resort have in common?
They are all the "best of show" Grand Award winners in the Pacific Asia Travel Association … July 24, 2008
Whether it’s an event, product launch, conference, incentive program or marketing campaign, now is the time for the industry to showcase their work by entering the prestigious EIBTM 2008 Meeting and Incentive Industry Awards.The Awards, open to in-house … July 16, 2008