CASTRIES, October 12, 2020 – Saint Lucia has been nominated for four (4) prestigious awards in the 27th Annual World Travel Awards.
The destination is now vying for the coveted titles of, World’s Leading Wedding Destination 2020, World’s Most Romantic Destination 2020, World’s Leading Island Destination 2020, and World’s Leading Honeymoon Destination 2020.
World Travel Awards is a global initiative to recognize and reward excellence in travel and tourism. Travel industry professionals and consumers worldwide are invited to cast their votes for travel brands that they consider to be the very best in the world.
The nominee gaining the most votes for an award would be named the winner.
Saint Lucia has won the title of World’s Leading Honeymoon Destination eleven (11) times with the most recent accolade bestowed in 2019. The destination has also won the Caribbean’s Leading Honeymoon Destination Award eleven (11) times.
“It is rewarding to see that the efforts made to keep the destination as one of top choice is being recognized even amidst a pandemic where the industry globally grapples to return to normalcy. Since the resumption of commercial flights on July 9, Saint Lucia has welcomed well over 9,000 visitors and very effort made is to ensure a safe experience for our local communities and visitors. We look forward to achieving these awards as they would add even greater value to Saint Lucia’s position as a mecca of the travel industry.” Said Tourism Minister- Honourable Dominic Fedee.
Saint Lucian accommodation providers have also been nominated for prestigious titles including, World’s Leading All-Inclusive Resort 2020, World’s Leading Boutique Airport Hotel 2020, World’s Leading Honeymoon Resort 2020, and World’s Leading Hotel Beach Villas 2020.
The World Travel Awards Grand Final Ceremony will take place on November 28, 2020 in Moscow, Russia.