2009 World Travel Awards Press Releases

World Travel Awards Grand Final winners unveiled

8 November 2009 - London
Virgin Atlantic Airways, Visa, India Tourism, TUI Travel and Silversea Cruises were amongst companies who triumphed during the World Travel Awards Grand Final that was staged at the five-star Grosvenor House, a JW Marriott Hotel in London's Mayfair on November 8th.
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World Travel Awards Caribbean, South America, Asia, Australasia, Indian Ocean winners unveiled

7 November 2009 - London
Virgin Holidays, Jamaica Tourist Board, Banyan Tree Hotels & Resorts, Air Mauritius and Rio de Janeiro were amongst companies who triumphed during the World Travel Awards Caribbean, South America, Asia, Australasia and Indian Ocean regional ceremonies, staged at the five-star Grosvenor House, a JW Hotel in London on November 7th.
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World Travel Awards announces line up for London event

4 November 2009 - London
Senior management and decision makers from the World's travel and tourism industry will gather at the five-star Grosvenor House, a JW Marriott Hotel on November 7th and 8th as this year's World Travel Awards regional and World winners are revealed.
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World Travel Awards Grand Final comes to London

3 November 2009 - London
The culmination of the 2009 World Travel Awards - described by the Wall Street Journal as the 'Oscars' of the global travel and tourism industry - takes place on the eve of this year's World Travel Market in London.
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World Travel Awards Joins forces with Just a Drop

23 October 2009 - London
World Travel Awards has pledged its support for Just a Drop charity and their bid to provide clean and safe water where it is urgently needed.
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World Travel Awards Europe winners unveiled

17th October 2009 - Portugal
Europcar, Adam & Eve Hotels, Carlson Wagonlit Travel and Virgin Atlantic Airways were amongst companies who triumphed during the World Travel Awards European regional ceremony, staged in the luxurious Marriott Praia D'El Rey in Portugal on 17th October.
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World Travel Awards announces line up for European event

6 October 2009 - Obidos, Portugal
Senior management and decision makers from Europe’s travel and tourism industry will gather at the five-star Marriott Praia D’El Rey on October 17th for a weekend of high level networking and some spectacular corporate entertainment as this year’s World Travel Awards European regional winners are revealed.
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World Travel Awards announces Europe partners

2 October 2009 - Obidos, Portugal
The prestigious World Travel Awards has three new partners for the forthcoming European Gala ceremony at the Marriott Praia D’El Rey Golf & Beach Resort, Obidos on October 17th.
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World Travel Awards North & Central America winners unveiled

21 September 2009 - Mexico
American Airlines, Fairmont Hotels & Resorts and Mexicana were amongst companies who triumphed during the World Travel Awards North and Central America regional ceremony, which was staged in the luxurious Hacienda Tres Rios in Mexico on 21 September.
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Ten per cent rise in World Travel Awards voting registrations

14 September 2009 - London
More travel industry professionals than ever have enrolled to vote for the prestigious and popular World Travel Awards which has recorded a phenomenal 10% rise in registrations since April this year.
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World Travel Awards comes to Mexico

11 September 2009 - London, England
Senior management and decision makers from The Americas’ travel & tourism industry will gather at the luxurious Hacienda Tres Rios in Mexico on September 21st, for an evening of inspiring stories and the highest calibre of corporate entertainment, as this year’s regional North & Central America World Travel Awards winners are revealed.
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World Travel Awards South American Nominations Unveiled

5 August 2009 - London, England
Nearly 500 South American travel companies, destinations, hotels, resorts and airlines have been nominated in the prestigious World Travel Awards 2009.
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World Travel Awards Indian Ocean Nominations Unveiled

5 August 2009 - London
Nearly 200 Indian Ocean travel companies, destinations, hotels, resorts and airlines have been nominated in the prestigious World Travel Awards 2009.
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Repeat Business Crucial in Downturn

5 August 2009 - London
Customer Service is Paramount, Says World Travel Awards Chief
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Show the World How It's Done North America Travel Industry Told

5 August 2009 - London
The North American travel industry must demonstrate to the world the advocacy of unparalleled customer relations to address the worst economic downturn for 60 years, Graham E. Cooke, President, World Travel Awards said this week.
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World Travel Awards Asian Nominations Unveiled

5 August 2009 - London
More than 900 Asian travel companies, destinations, hotels, resorts and airlines have been nominated in the prestigious World Travel Awards 2009.
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World Travel Awards Australasian Nominations Unveiled

5 August 2009 - London
More than 400 Australasian travel companies, destinations, hotels, resorts and airlines have been nominated in the prestigious World Travel Awards 2009.
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World Travel Awards European Nominations Unveiled

5 August 2009 - London
Nearly 1500 European travel companies, destinations, hotels, resorts and airlines have been nominated in the prestigious World Travel Awards 2009.
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Africa's Travel

May 2009 - London
Leading Travel & Tourism brands recognized at the World Travel Awards Africa Ceremony
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Africa’s most important night for travel and tourism – World Travel Awards is coming to town

May 2009 - London
The leading lights of African travel will celebrate their achievements when the World Travel Awards comes to Durban on 11 May 2009.
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Abu Dhabi Wins Multiple Awards at the World Travel Awards Middle East Gala Ceremony

May 2009 - London
Winners announced for World Travel Awards Middle East’s Gala Ceremony; Dubai wins prestigious award for Middle East’s Leading Destination
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World Travel Awards to be held in Dubai

April 2009 - London
Gala Ceremony to be held on May 5th 2009 at The Monarch Dubai.
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World Travel Awards Launch Prix D'Or

March 2009 - London
World Travel Awards, the most prestigious, comprehensive and sought after awards programme in the global travel and tourism industry, has announced the launch of the World Travel Awards Prix D’Or.
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Africa’s Time To Shine - Travel Industry

March 2009 - London
This year, all eyes will be on the World Travel Awards Africa Ceremony in Durban on 10th May.
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World Travel Awards Industry Address

March 2009 - London
As well as addressing the challenges that a deteriorating world economy will bring to the travel and tourism industry, the key message in the latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer is that times of crisis often lead to the biggest opportunities.
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