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Final call to vote ahead of World Travel Awards Asia & Australasia Gala Ceremony 2014

20 August 2014 - London

Industry insiders, consumers and stakeholders in the regional travel sectors are being urged to cast their ballots ahead of the deadline for votes at the World Travel Awards Asia & Australasia Gala Ceremony 2014.

The ceremony will take place at The Oberoi, New Delhi, India, on October 10th, with voting scheduled to close on August 24th.

The red-carpet ceremony will welcome industry leaders from across the region, as well as offering the finest in local entertainment, a gourmet banquet and, of course, the presentation of the prestigious awards.

World Travel Awards saw its annual Grand Tour launch successfully in Dubai in May, with Gala Ceremonies following in Athens, Greece, and most recently in Ecuadorian capital Quito.

The sunshine island of Angullia will close the Grand Tour in October, before World Travel Awards heads to Marrakech, Morocco, for the Grand Final 2014 on November 29th.

Ahead of the Asia & Australasia Gala Ceremony World Travel Awards President Graham Cooke said: “Preparations for the next stops on our annual Grand Tour are well underway and we are looking forward to our time in New Delhi, India later this year. With just days to go until voting for the Gala Ceremony closes, now is the time to make your voice heard.

“Recognition by the World Travel Awards is rightly seen as the highest accolade in the industry, and your vote can really make a difference. Register for your chance to vote now.”

A full list of nominees can be seen here:

Head over to the official World Travel Awards website and register to vote

World Travel Awards Gala Ceremonies are widely regarded as the best networking opportunities in the travel industry, attended by government and industry leaders, luminaries, and international print and broadcast media.

There is more information on the official website.

Notes to Editors

About World Travel Awards

Hailed as ‘the Oscars of the travel industry’, World Travel Awards celebrates its 21st anniversary this year and is acknowledged across the globe as the ultimate travel accolade.

The brand aims to celebrate those organisations that are pushing the boundaries of industry excellence.

WTA’s global media partner network includes International New York Times, TV5Monde, CNBC Arabiya, Newsweek, Outlook Traveller, Travel & Leisure, Khaleej Times, Trade Arabia, TTN, Trav Talk India, Publituris, ASTA Network, Breaking Travel News, Travel Daily News International and Focus on Travel News.

This global media partner network has a monthly readership of 1.7 million and a TV audience reach of 90 million.

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About The Oberoi, New Delhi

The Oberoi, New Delhi is a premier five star hotel located in the heart of the capital city of India. Reflecting the spirit of the city, the architecture and decor of the hotel is a harmonious blend of traditional and contemporary sophistication catering to the needs and tastes of the discerning traveller.

Located minutes away from the business, commercial and shopping districts, the luxury hotel overlooks the soothing greens of the 18-hole Delhi Golf Club and the historic 16th century tomb of Emperor Humayun.

The hotel offers 271 well appointed guest rooms, including 30 suites. Dining at the hotel includes three award winning restaurants. ‘threesixty°’, the all day dining restaurant, serves contemporary world cuisine.

‘Travertino’ offers traditional and authentic Italian cuisine. It includes an enoteca. ‘Taipan’ has been consistently rated the best Chinese restaurant in the city. ‘The Club Bar’ is ideal for business drinks and evenings at leisure.

The Oberoi Patisserie and Delicatessen is India’s first exclusive gourmet food store. The 24-hour Business Centre at the hotel offers the best in up-to-date technology and luxurious appointments. Recreational options at the hotel include an outdoor swimming pool, indoor heated lap pool, a full service Oberoi spa and a fitness centre.


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