World Travel Awards – the international initiative to recognise and reward excellence in travel and tourism – has unveiled its Latin The united states 2020 winners.
The release coincides with the inaugural Latin The usa Winners Day from the prestigious programme.
Winners consist of Chile – with its stunning array of pure miracles – voted ‘South America’s Leading Destination’.
Mexico won a raft of vacation spot awards, such as Tulum (‘Mexico & Central America’s Major Beach front Destination’) Puerto Morelos (‘Mexico’s Foremost Journey Tourism Destination’) and Rio Secreto (‘Mexico & Central America’s Top Character Reserve) whilst Mazatlán – with its tropical neoclassical architecture and a paradise beach front – was named ‘Mexico & Central America’s Major City Destination’.
The mesmerizing elegance of the Atacama Desert was regarded with the award for ‘South America’s Most Intimate Destination’.
The quickly-emerging tourism hotspot of Guayaquil, Ecuador was named ‘South America’s Main Town Destination’.
While a different tourism rising star, Santiago de Cali, Colombia was declared ‘South America’s Leading Rising Tourism Destination’.
In the hospitality sector, Sofitel Legend Santa Clara Cartagena gained ‘South America’s Foremost Hotel’ and Wyndham Guayaquil, Ecuador walked away with ‘South America’s Main Town Hotel’.
Grand Fiesta Americana Coral Seashore Cancun, Mexico picked up ‘Mexico & Central America’s Leading Hotel’ and Gaia Resort & Reserve, Costa Rica was voted ‘Mexico & Central America’s Major Eco-friendly Hotel’.
In the aviation sector, LATAM was named ‘South America’s Main Airline’, whilst Copa Airways scooped ‘Mexico & Central America’s Main Airline’.
New arrival on the Peruvian luxury hospitality scene, CIRQA – Relais & Châteaux, which is established in a medieval monastery and surrounded by snow-capped volcanoes, was voted ‘South America’s Main New Hotel’.
The final results adhere to a 12 months-long look for for the world’s top rated vacation, tourism and hospitality manufacturers.
Votes were cast by journey sector experts and the public, with the nominee gaining the most votes in a group named as the winner.
Graham Cooke, founder, Globe Vacation Awards, mentioned: “Our winners symbolize the very finest of Latin America’s journey and tourism sector and my congratulations to every single of them.
“They have all shown remarkable resilience in a yr of unprecedented issues.”
He included: “The Planet Journey Awards 2020 programme obtained a report amount of votes cast by the general public.
“This displays that the urge for food for journey and tourism has hardly ever been stronger and bodes properly for the industry’s potential as the worldwide restoration begins.”
Other winners incorporate the just lately reopened Machu Picchu, Peru (‘South America’s Major Vacationer Attraction’) Colombia (‘South America’s Major Culinary Destination’) Explora (‘South America’s Major Expedition Company’) Barceló Lodges & Resorts (‘Mexico & Central America’s Top Hotel Brand’) Avis (‘Mexico & Central America’s Leading Car Rental Company’) and FCM Travel Answers (‘Mexico & Central America’s Major Travel Administration Company’).
For a total record of winners stop by here.
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