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Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi prepares to host WTA Middle East Gala Ceremony 2019
Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi, the latest addition to Yas Island’s series of world-class attractions, is stepping up to host the World Travel Awards Middle East Gala Ceremony 2019 on Thursday 25 April. The gala ceremony will be the premier gathering of the Arabian hospitality industries, with the key players and VIPs from across the region attending.
Bolivia to host WTA Latin America Ceremony 2019
World Travel Awards has revealed that its Latin America Ceremony 2019 will be hosted in La Paz, Bolivia on 13th July 2019. The leading figureheads, decision-makers and influencers of Latin America's travel and tourism industry are scheduled to attend the ceremony, which will mark WTA's first visit to Bolivia.
Mauritius unveiled as WTA Africa & Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony 2019 host
World Travel Awards has revealed it will host its Africa & Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony in Mauritius on 1 June 2019. The leading travel industry figureheads and decision-makers from Africa and the Indian Ocean will attend what will mark WTA’s inaugural visit to the paradise island.
Island Records founder Chris Blackwell honoured at World Travel Awards in Jamaica
The music and hospitality pioneer, Chris Blackwell, has been honoured at a star-studded gala ceremony in Montego Bay, Jamaica. The founder of Island Records and Island Outpost was acknowledged with the “Lifetime Achievement Award” at the World Travel Awards Caribbean & North America Gala Ceremony 2019. The red carpet evening, which was hosted at Sandals® Montego Bay, marked the opening leg of the WTA Grand Tour 2019 – an annual search for the finest travel and tourism organisations in the world.
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.
26th annual World Travel Awards opens for submissions
World Travel Awards is pleased to announce its annual “call for entries” for inclusion in the most prestigious awards and recognition initiative in travel and tourism. Each country's very best brands and products are now invited to submit their applications to participate and stand a chance to win the ultimate industry accolade.
World’s finest travel brands revealed at World Travel Awards Grand Final 2018 in Lisbon
The finest travel brands in the world have been unveiled at a star-studded gala ceremony in Lisbon, Portugal. The elite of the travel industry gathered for the World Travel Awards Grand Final Gala Ceremony 2018 at the historic Pátio da Galé to find out who amongst them had been crowned the finest in the world.
Middle East Gala Ceremony 2019
Abu Dhabi, UAE
Thursday, 25 April 2019
Africa & Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony 2019
Saturday, 1 June 2019
Europe Gala Ceremony 2019
Saturday, 8 June 2019
Latin America Ceremony 2019
La Paz, Bolivia
Saturday, 13 July 2019
Asia & Oceania Gala Ceremony 2019
Phu Quoc, Vietnam
Saturday, 12 October 2019
Grand Final Gala Ceremony 2019
Thursday, 28 November 2019
|Europe||Open||Closes 28 Apr|
|Central America||Open||Closes 24 May|
|South America||Open||Closes 24 May|
|Asia||Open||Closes 11 Aug|
|Oceania||Open||Closes 11 Aug|
|Caribbean||Closed||Closed 10 Jan|
|North America||Closed||Closed 10 Jan|
|Middle East||Closed||Closed 17 Mar|
|Africa||Closed||Closed 21 Apr|
|Indian Ocean||Closed||Closed 21 Apr|
* dates subject to change.
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