Thailand is playing host to the prestigious Asia & Australia World Travel Awards. The Gala Ceremony is taking place at the luxurious Dusit Thani Bangkok today. Thailand has grown into a world class leisure and business destination and contributing substantially to the global travel & tourism recovery. The award function attracts travel industry professionals, senior executives from renowned travel companies, and hoteliers representing Asia & Australasia’s leading hotels. Media from 60 countries converge on the event to cover it extensively. Danny McCafferty, General Manager of Dusit Thani Bangkok is very proud as it is a privilege to be hosting such a prestigious international event.
The hotel is all geared up to make it a memorable event for all the participating guests. They are taking advantage of the occasion to showcase things that are truly Thai and highlight the uniqueness of Thai culture. The essence of the Dusit Thani philosophy is ‘using the gifts of Heaven to create heaven on earth. The hotel was selected to play the host after a very rigorous selection process. Their sister property Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket was awarded in different categories as Thailand’s Leading Beach Resort, Thailand’s Leading Golf Resort and Thailand’s Leading Spa Resort.
This is the fourth edition of the award. The ceremony has traveled from Dubai to Antalya to Sharm el Sheikh and now to Bangkok. The World Travel Awards Caribbean & Americas ceremony will be held next month in Jamaica’s Montego Bay. The Grand Final World Travel Awards ceremony will be held in Qatar on November 29. The destinations which managed the adverse conditions of the recession well have emerged much stronger and are able to reap the benefits of the recovery in travel and tourism. They have been honored by getting the privilege of hosting the World Travel Awards.