Recently I’ve noticed a couple of articles about 2015 travel awards. There are all kinds of categories like Best Tour Operator, Best Airline, Best Travel Rep and, most intriguingly, Best Destination. Some interesting criteria are used to determine the Best City or Best Country of 2015, I only wish I was a part of the selection committee!!
I first came across the Irish Travel Industry Awards, an initiative of the Irish Travel Agents Association, rewarding outstanding travel agents and suppliers in Ireland.
The following is a summary of the prizewinners in the destination category:
Readers of Wanderlust travel magazine voted on their favourite destinations, airlines, airports and guidebooks giving each a percentage scored on its merits.
World Travel Awards showcases a huge range of operators as voted by travel agents worldwide. Here are a few examples of the best destinations:
Other recent award ceremonies include: