The results are in and destination Saint Lucia has been adjudged winner of the prestigious title of World’s Leading Honeymoon Destination for a record 11th time. The announcement of the highly coveted industry accolade was made on November 28th at the 26th Annual Gala Ceremony of the World Travel Awards in Oman.
Saint Lucia won amidst a crowded group of renowned honeymoon hotspots from around the world. An island where the greatest love stories unfold, romance, weddings & honeymoons continues to be a major niche market for Saint Lucia.
In receiving the award, Chairman of the Saint Lucia Tourism Authority (SLTA), Mr. Nicholas John, noted the island’s specific brand focus, “that places emphasis on its alluring beauty, romantic appeal, diverse culture, verdant landscapes, delightful people and the infectious and inspiring love for the island.”
To help celebrate the momentous win, the SLTA has launched an interactive social media competition that will see one lucky person winning a 5-night stay for two at a leading hotel on island. Interested persons simply need to Watch the SLTA’s Instagram stories for the next 11 days and answer correctly 11 engaging questions about destination Saint Lucia. The winner will be randomly selected on December 10, 2019 and must be following @TravelSaintLucia to qualify.
Apart from winning the highly coveted award, Saint Lucia was also nominated in three other categories, namely, World’s Leading Island Destination, World’s Leading Wedding Destination and World’s Most Romantic Destination 2019.
The World Travel Awards is voted for by travel and tourism professionals and consumers worldwide.