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World Travel Awards Grand Final Gala Ceremony 2018

Lisbon, Portugal to welcome global leaders of travel and tourism

Lisbon, Portugal is reinforcing its standing as a world-class tourism destination as it steps up to host the most important night of the year for the global travel and tourism industry. The World Travel Awards Grand Final Gala Ceremony 2018 will take place at Lisbon's historic Pátio da Galé on 1st December 2018, with the leading decision-makers, figureheads and influencers of travel to attend.





Africa & Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony 2018

Winners of Africa & Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony 2018 revealed

The finest travel brands in Africa and the Indian Ocean have been unveiled at a star-studded gala ceremony in Durban, South Africa. The elite of the travel industry assembled for the World Travel Awards Africa & Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony 2018 at the Durban International Convention Centre to find out who amongst them would be crowned best of the best.





World Travel Awards Caribbean & North America Gala Ceremony 2018

Winners of Caribbean & North America Gala Ceremony 2018 revealed

The finest travel brands in the Caribbean and North America have been unveiled at a star-studded gala ceremony in Jamaica. The who’s who of the travel industry gathered for the World Travel Awards Caribbean & North America Gala Ceremony 2018 at Sandals Montego Bay to find out who amongst them would be crowned best of the best.





Guayaquil

Latin America's leading travel brands revealed in Guayaquil, Ecuador

The finest travel brands in South and Central America have been unveiled at the World Travel Awards Latin America Ceremony 2018 in Guayaquil, Ecuador. Hundreds of the leading figures of South and Central's travel and tourism industries attended the red-carpet ceremony, which was staged at Guayaquil's historic Palacio de Cristal.







Asia and Australasia's leading travel brands revealed in Hong Kong

Asia and Australasia's finest travel brands have been unveiled at World Travel Awards Asia & Australasia Gala Ceremony 2018 in Hong Kong. Hundreds of the leading figures from Asia and Australasia's travel and tourism industries attended the red-carpet ceremony, which was staged at the newly-refurbished InterContinental Grand Stanford Hong Kong.





Miradouro da Beira da Quinta, Madeira

Madeira to welcome World Travel Awards in 2019

Madeira has been revealed as the host for the World Travel Awards (WTA) Europe Gala Ceremony 2019. The Portuguese destination, which has taken the title of Europe’s Leading Island Destination for the past five years, will use the event to boost its profile on the international stage.







Europe's finest travel brands revealed at World Travel Awards in Athens

Europe's finest travel brands have been unveiled at World Travel Awards Europe Gala Ceremony 2018 in Athens, Greece. Hundreds of the leading figures of Europe's travel and tourism industry attended the ceremony, which was staged at the historic Zappeion Megaron Hall.







World Travel Awards honours leaders in Middle Eastern tourism

Ras al Khaimah has welcomed the World Travel Awards Middle East Gala Ceremony for the first time, with the best of regional hospitality recognised at the event.



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Grand Final 2018
Grand Final Gala Ceremony 2018
Lisbon, Portugal
Saturday, 1 December 2018

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RegionStatusDates*
Middle EastClosedClosed 18 Mar
EuropeClosedClosed 20 May
AfricaClosedClosed 19 Aug
AsiaClosedClosed 22 Jul
AustralasiaClosedClosed 22 Jul
CaribbeanClosedClosed 12 Aug
Central AmericaClosedClosed 5 Aug
Indian OceanClosedClosed 19 Aug
North AmericaClosedClosed 12 Aug
South AmericaClosedClosed 5 Aug
Travel TechnologyClosedClosed 24 Oct
WorldClosedClosed 24 Oct

* dates subject to change.

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