World Travel Awards

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World Travel Awards
Location Headquartered in London, England
Country United Kingdom
First awarded Established 1993 (25 years ago) (1993)

The World Travel Awards were founded in 1993. Annually, an international jury of hospitality experts and peers, mainly form World Travel and Tourism Council, decided on awards presented to hotels and other hospitality companies.[1]

Awards are given both on a world level and international region level in a wide range of categories.[2] Categories include hotel, airline, travel agency, and car-hire company.

Awards was named «Oscar in tourism» sphere by Wall Street Journal.[3][4]

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  1. ^ Sloan, Philip; Legrand, Willy; Chen, Joseph C.; Chen, Joseph S. (2012). Sustainability in the Hospitality Industry: Principles of Sustainable Operations. Routledge. p. 289. 
  2. ^ Staff (10 February 2015). "Cayman Islands Earns World Travel Award, Anticipates 2015 Win". Inquisitr. Retrieved 24 June 2015. 
  3. ^ Daye, Marcella. New Perspectives in Caribbean Tourism. p. 42. 
  4. ^ Staff (2014-12-17). "Vivica A. Fox Brings Hollywood Glam to the 'World's Leading Luxury Island Destination'". The Huffington Post. Retrieved 2015-06-24. 

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