In the News 2020

RTE: Record sales of Jameson whiskey in 2019

14 February 2020
In December 2019, Jameson Distillery Bow Street was named the World's Leading Distillery Tour at the World Travel Awards for the second year in a row.
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Jamaica Gleaner: Dunn’s River Falls named Caribbean’s top attraction

4 February 2020
Dunn’s River Falls & Park won big on Monday after being named the Caribbean’s leading adventure tourist attraction. The announcement was made at the World Travel Awards 2020, held at the Sandals Royal Bahamian in Nassau. Among the nominees were Dolphin Cove, Jamaica; Cayman Turtle Centre; Stingray City, Antigua; and Aquaventure at Atlantis, Paradise Island in the Bahamas.
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Yahoo! Finance: AC Hotel Kingston Awarded Caribbean's Leading New Hotel By World Travel Awards

4 February 2020
AC Hotel® by Marriott Kingston, Jamaica's first business lifestyle hotel, has been named the Caribbean's Leading New Hotel 2020, at the 27th annual World Travel Awards Caribbean Gala Ceremony held in Nassau, Bahamas.
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The Luxury Editor: Best Luxury Hotels In Muscat

4 February 2020
The World Travel Awards Middle East named it Oman’s Leading Beach Resort and when you visit it’s easy to see why.
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Travel Daily News: Athens is nominated for Europe's Best MICE destination award

4 February 2020
Just a few days after getting nominated for the Best European Destination award, Athens is now also in the running to be crowned Europe’s Best MICE Destination at the World MICE Awards. The event will be hosted for the first time this year and is a sister event of the World Travel Awards.
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Loop Jamaica: Sandals Resorts International cops 11 tourism awards

3 February 2020
Sandals Resorts International received 11 prestigious awards last Monday at the 27th Annual World Travel Awards™ Caribbean Gala Ceremony, held at the Sandals Royal Bahamian. reaffirming its position as the undisputed all-inclusive leader in the Caribbean.
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TTN Worldwide: Phillippines sees all-time high visitor arrivals

3 February 2020
The Philippines Department of Tourism (DOT) announced that the island country has witnessed all-time high in visitor arrivals, with 8 million guests visiting in 2019. On top of the growing tourist arrivals, the Philippines bagged back-to-back diving accolades at the World Travel Awards in Muscat, Oman.
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Jamaicans: Jamaica’s Sangster International Airport Wins for 13th Time at World Travel Awards

3 February 2020
For the 13th time, Sangster International Airport in Montego Bay was named the Leading Airport in the Caribbean at the annual World Travel Awards Caribbean Gala ceremony for 2020. The win was announced on January 20, 2020, at the Sandals Royal Bahamas resort in the Bahamas.
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Jamaicans: Dunn’s River Falls Wins World Travel Award

31 January 2020
Jamaica’s Dunn’s River Falls and Park was named the top tourist destination in the Caribbean region at the 2020 World Travel Awards event in Nassau in the Bahamas.
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Jamaica Observer: Jamaica Tourist Board unveils new destination campaign

29 January 2020
The Jamaica Tourist Board (JTB) has unveiled its 'Jamaica, Heartbeat of the World' campaign, the new destination brand positioning for the country. Jamaica Tourist Board was this week recognised as the Caribbean's Leading Tourist Board by voters at the World Travel Awards.
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Barbados Today: 27 years of winning . . . Sandals Resorts International cops 11 World Travel Awards

29 January 2020
Sandals Resorts International received 11 prestigious awards on Monday night at the 27th Annual World Travel Awards™ Caribbean Gala Ceremony, held at the beautiful Sandals Royal Bahamian, reaffirming its position as the undisputed all-inclusive leader in the Caribbean.
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Biz Today: Caribbean travel industry celebrates at World Travel Awards in Bahamas

22 January 2020
The finest travel brands in the Caribbean have been unveiled at a star-studded gala ceremony in the Bahamas. The elite of the travel industry assembled for the World Travel Awards (WTA) Caribbean Gala Ceremony 2020 to find out who amongst them had been crowned best of the best.
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Moscow Times: Moscow wins ‘tourism Oscar,’ overtaking Paris, London, NYC & others as world’s top city destination

21 January 2020
The World Travel Awards is an organization that rewards leaders in the tourism, airline, hotel and hospitality sectors. Last year Moscow beat the usual suspects like London, Paris, New York and 15 other cities.
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Ashcroft-Cache Creek Journal: Thompson-Okanagan to host World Travel Awards for three years

15 November 2019
The Thompson-Okanagan has won a three-year bid to host the World Travel Awards, marking the first time that the awards will be held in Canada.
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