The best journey manufacturers in Latin America have been unveiled at a star-studded gala ceremony in Bolivia.
The elite of the journey business assembled for the World Journey Awards Latin America Ceremony within the administrative capital, La Paz, to seek out out who amongst them could be topped best-of-the-best.
Winners on the red-carpet reception included Colombia, which fended off stiff competitors to win the title of South America’s Main Vacation spot, whereas Costa Rica, with its lush cloud forests and wealthy biodiversity, was voted Mexico & Central America’s Main Vacation spot.
The Incan citadel of Machu Picchu, Peru was named South America’s Main Vacationer Attraction, whereas the medieval charms of Quito, Ecuador helped it elevate the title of South America’s Main Metropolis Vacation spot.
Bolivia’s dedication to sustainability was acknowledged with the title of South America’s Main Inexperienced Vacation spot, and the mesmerizing fantastic thing about its Salar de Uyuni noticed the placement recognised with the trophy for South America’s Main Pure Vacationer Attraction.
A whole lot of the main journey industries figureheads from throughout South and Central America attended the ceremony at Actual Plaza Resort & Conference Centre.
Graham Cooke, founder, World Journey Awards, mentioned: “It has been an honour to deliver World Journey Awards to Bolivia for the primary time in our 26-year historical past.
“La Paz has confirmed a gracious host of what has been a spectacular night of journey triumph, and a spotlight of our 26th Grand Tour.
“Now we have had the privilege of recognising most of the main accommodations, airways and hospitality suppliers from throughout Latin America and my congratulations to every of them.”
A quick-emerging tourism vacation spot, Bolivia is a rustic of unimaginable magnificence and a wealthy indigenous tradition.
From luxurious resorts on the shore of Lake Titicaca to the superb salt flats of Uyuni, Bolivia is house to a wealth of journey experiences.
Wilma Alanoca Mamani, minister of cultures and tourism of Bolivia, mentioned: “The World Journey Awards Latin America Ceremony 2019 has been an exquisite discussion board to have fun the achievements of our area’s journey business, and to focus on the unimaginable distinctive sights of our nation.
“Bolivia’s explicit achievements are product of a standard effort of all Bolivians.
“Bolivia has a wealthy numerous cultural tangible and intangible heritage, and tourism is complementary to our magnificent assets. La Paz, is exclusive – its geography, its folks, its tradition, its gastronomy and customs coexist between the ancestral and the modernity of a metropolis.”
Within the aviation sector, LATAM Airways picked up the award for South America’s Main Airline and Aeromexico was voted Mexico & Central America’s Main Airline.
In the meantime Quito’s state-of-the-art Mariscal Sucre Worldwide Airport emerged as South America’s Main Airport.
A particular award for Latin America’s Main Journey Persona was introduced to Juan Cruz Adrogue, president of Chapelco Ski Resort, for his function in reworking it into one in every of South America’s most interesting ski resorts, and his ground-breaking initiatives to generate alternatives for the area people.
The VIP ceremony shaped the fifth leg of the World Journey Awards Grand Tour 2019 – a seek for the best journey and tourism organisations on the planet.
Different 2019 regional ceremonies embrace Montego Bay (Jamaica), Abu Dhabi (UAE), Mauritius, Madeira (Portugal), Phu Quoc (Vietnam), with the winners progressing to the Grand Closing in Muscat (Oman).
World Journey Awards was established in 1993 to acknowledge, reward and have fun excellence throughout all sectors of the tourism business.
As we speak, the World Journey Awards model is recognised globally as the final word hallmark of high quality, with winners setting the benchmark to which all others aspire.
Annually, World Journey Awards covers the globe with a sequence of regional gala ceremonies staged to recognise and have fun particular person and collective success inside every key geographical area.
World Journey Awards gala ceremonies are extensively thought to be the perfect networking alternatives within the journey business, attended by authorities and business leaders, luminaries and worldwide print and broadcast media.