The finest travel brands have been unveiled at a star-studded gala ceremony in Muscat, Oman.
The elite of the travel industry gathered for the World Travel Awards Grand Final Gala Ceremony, 2019, at the landmark Royal Opera House Muscat to find out who among them had been crowned the best in the world.
Winners at the red-carpet reception included Etihad Airways, named World’s Leading Airline; Armani Hotel Dubai, voted World’s Leading Hotel, and Dubai, with the emirate collecting World’s Leading Business Travel Destination.
The paradise island of St. Lucia was the recipient of World’s Leading Honeymoon Destination.
At the same time, Kenya scooped World’s Leading Safari Destination, and Moscow fended off stiff competition to emerge as World’s Leading City Destination.
The evening marked the climax of the World Travel Awards 26th anniversary Grand Tour 2019, an annual search for the finest travel and tourism organisations in the world, with the winners of World Travel Awards’ six regional ceremonies going head-to-head for the coveted World titles.
Graham Cooke, founder, World Travel Awards, said: “It has been an honour to bring World Travel Awards to Oman for the first time in our 26-year history.
“What an incredible evening it…