19th March 2012
Lisbon is once again nominated for the World Travel Awards, in 5 categories in 2012. These 5 nominations for the World Travel Awards, also known as the "Oscars" of the travel and tourism industry, represent the most prestigious recognition of the excellence of the city of Lisbon as one of the best European leisure and business destinations.
Launched with the aim of acknowledging, rewarding and celebrating the pursuit of excellence in all sectors of the international travel and tourism industry across the Globe, the World Travel Awards are today the most prestigious and coveted accolade within this global business.
Each edition of the World Travel Awards cover more than 160 countries with votes cast by travel professionals such as travel agencies, tour and transport companies and tourism organizations, amongst others.
Lisbon nominations for the World Travel Awards 2012
Europe’s Leading Destination
Europe’s Leading City break destination
Europe’s Leading Cruise Destination
Europe’s Leading Cruise Port
Europe’s Leading Airport
The winners will be announced during the World Travel Awards 2012 gala ceremony to be held on the 6th October 2012, this year in Portugal, in the Algarve.
Article taken from Routes Online.