World Journey Awards – the worldwide initiative to recognise and reward excellence in journey and tourism – has unveiled its North America 2020 winners.
The discharge coincides with its inaugural North America Winners Day.
Winners embody Miami Seashore – with its dazzling array of artwork deco delights, sweeping seashores and scorching leisure – voted ‘North America’s Main Vacation spot’.
Los Angeles was named ‘North America’s Main Metropolis Break Vacation spot’, and Grand Canyon Nationwide Park the recipient of ‘North America’s Main Vacationer Attraction’.
Newcomer Conrad New York Downtown has swiftly stamped its mark on the luxurious hospitality scene by selecting up ‘North America’s Main Lodge’.
One other rising luxurious hospitality star, the Florida Keys oceanfront vacation spot, Isla Bella Seashore Resort, was voted ‘North America’s Main New Resort’.
And Toronto’s Fairmont Royal York scooped ‘North America’s Main Inexperienced Lodge’.
The unrivalled dedication to sustainable tourism of Thompson Okanagan Tourism Affiliation was acknowledged with ‘North America’s Accountable Tourism Award’.
Nestled in an idyllic nook of British Columbia, the Thompson Okanagan area is blessed with untapped pure magnificence, a wealthy indigenous tradition and a thriving culinary scene.
Within the aviation sector, Delta Air Strains dug deep in a yr of unprecedented international challenges to win ‘North America’s Main Airline’, whereas John F. Kennedy Worldwide Airport, New York took ‘North America’s Main Airport’.
The outcomes observe a year-long seek for the world’s prime journey, tourism and hospitality manufacturers.
Votes have been forged by journey trade professionals and the general public, with the nominee gaining essentially the most votes in a class named because the winner.
Graham Cooke, founding father of World Journey Awards, stated: “Our winners characterize the easiest of Latin America’s journey and tourism sector and my congratulations to every of them.
“They’ve all demonstrated outstanding resilience in a yr of unprecedented challenges.”
He added: “The World Journey Awards 2020 programme obtained a document variety of votes forged by the general public.
“This reveals that the urge for food for journey and tourism has by no means been stronger and bodes properly for the trade’s future as the worldwide restoration begins.”
Different winners embody Maui, Hawaii (‘North America’s Main Honeymoon Vacation spot’); Norwegian Cruise Line (‘North America’s Main Cruise Line’); Avis (‘North America’s Main Automobile Rental Firm’); TravelClick (‘North America’s Main Lodge CRM Expertise Supplier); and Lodge Indigo Decrease East Aspect New York (‘North America’s Main Boutique Lodge’).
For a full listing of winners have a look here.
Breaking Journey Information caught up with Glenn Mandziuk, chief govt of the Thompson Okanagan Tourism Area, to learn how it felt to have been recognised with North America’s Responsible Tourism Award.
Check out what he needed to say here.
World Journey Awards was established in 1993 to acknowledge, reward and have a good time excellence throughout all sectors of the tourism trade.
Immediately, the World Journey Awards model is recognised globally as the final word hallmark of high quality, with winners setting the benchmark to which all others aspire.
Every year, World Journey Awards covers the globe with a sequence of regional gala ceremonies staged to recognise and have a good time particular person and collective success inside every key geographical area.
For extra details about World Journey Awards go to the official website.
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