Lots of of the main figures of Europe’s journey and tourism trade are heading to Athens, Greece, forward of the World Journey Awards Europe Gala Ceremony 2018.
The red-carpet ceremony will happen on the historic Zappeion Megaron Corridor on Saturday, June 30th.
The night marks the second leg of the WTA Grand Tour 2018 – a collection of regional occasions to acknowledge the world’s excellent journey manufacturers.
Graham Cooke, founder, World Journey Awards, mentioned: “It’s a nice honour to stage our Europe Gala Ceremony in Athens, on this our 25th anniversary.
“We’re honoured to companion with HotelBrain, beneath the auspices of the Greek Ministry of Tourism, Metropolis of Athens and Greek Nationwide Tourism Organisation – and we thank everybody right here in Athens for his or her assist in bringing WTA to their unbelievable metropolis.
“That is an thrilling time for Greece’s tourism economic system, with 2018 already shaping as much as be one other sturdy yr. For each considered one of its residents, three international guests – 32 million in whole – are forecast to reach this yr, greater than at every other time since information started.
“This follows a further two million guests arriving yearly for the previous three years.
He added: “The night will even characterize a double celebration for WTA as we attain our milestone silver jubilee.
“For 25 years, we’ve got sought out the perfect within the international hospitality trade, and this night we are going to reveal those who have made the grade right here in Europe.”
World Journey Awards started its Grand Tour 2018 in April with its Center East Gala Ceremony in Ras al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates. Different locations internet hosting regional ceremonies this yr embrace Hong Kong (Asia & Australasia Gala Ceremony), Guayaquil, Ecuador (Latin America Ceremony), Montego Bay, Jamaica (Caribbean & North America Gala Ceremony) and Durban, South Africa (Africa & Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony).
The regional winners will then progress to the Grand Ultimate, which might be hosted in Lisbon, Portugal on 1st December 2018.
World Journey Awards has maintained its place because the trade chief for the previous 25 years, persistently proving its worth as the worldwide benchmark for excellence within the journey, tourism and hospitality enterprise.