Madeira has been revealed because the host for the World Journey Awards Europe Gala Ceremony 2019.
The Portuguese vacation spot, which has taken the title of Europe’s Main Island Vacation spot for the previous 5 years, will use the occasion to spice up its profile on the worldwide stage.
Madeira Vacationer Board will welcome lots of of trade leaders to the red-carpet occasion on June eighth, 2019, when Madeira will have a good time one in every of its main occasions, the Atlantic Competition, which marks the beginning of its summer season season.
This announcement was earlier confirmed by Madeira regional secretary for tourism and tradition, Paula Cabaço, to the newspaper Diário de Notícias.
She said: “Internet hosting this occasion is of nice significance, not just for the relevance of what this award entails, but additionally for the general variety of European vacationer locations which might be current at this ceremony.
“It’s a rare and unprecedented alternative to advertise Madeira, in addition to to optimise its tourism potential overseas.”
Cabaço added: “Although this has been an aspiration on our half for fairly a while, the small print of the WTA 2019, had been finalized in the course of the 24th version of the World Journey Awards Grand Closing, held in Vietnam, final December.”
The ceremony might be held on the well-known Belmond Reid’s Palace, a breath-taking island retreat overlooking the Atlantic Ocean.
Christopher Frost, group vice chairman, World Journey Awards mentioned: “Will probably be an honour for us to take the World Journey Awards Europe Gala Ceremony to Madeira for the primary time.
“This Atlantic jewel is an island blessed with a elegant tropical local weather, an interesting tradition, scrumptious gourmand meals and unbelievable flower and fauna.
“I significantly look ahead to becoming a member of the worldwide hospitality elite there subsequent 12 months.”