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Breaking Travel News interview: Benjamin Ackhurst, hotel manager, Mandarin Oriental Jumeira, Dubai | Focus

Katie Jensen speaks to Benjamin Ackhurst, hotel manager at Mandarin Oriental Jumeira, Dubai, about recognition by the World Travel Awards Mandarin Oriental Jumeira, Dubai, has been celebrating its recognition by voters at the prestigious World Travel Awards. Having opened just under two years ago, the top property has been honoured with the titles of World’s […]

Breaking Travel News interview: Timothy Kelly, managing director, Atlantis, the Palm | Focus

Katie Jensen speaks to Atlantis, the Palm managing director, Tim Kelly, about winning at the World Travel Awards While there can be no doubt last year was a challenging one for hospitality across the Middle East, Atlantis, the Palm in Dubai has begun 2021 with a bang. The one-of-a-kind property on the crescent of the […]

Breaking Travel News investigates: Etihad Airways | Focus

Long considered an industry leader in the Middle East, Etihad Airways has been recognised with a series of top accolades by voters at the World Travel Awards. Most prestigious of all, the Abu Dhabi flag-carrier scooped the title of World’s Leading Airline during an online Grand Final earlier this year. But this was just the […]

Breaking Travel News interview: Bernadette Romulo-Puyat, minister of tourism, the Philippines | Focus

Voters at the World Travel Awards have recognised the Philippines with a duo of top titles. Here Breaking Travel News chats with minister of tourism, Bernadette Romulo-Puyat, to find out how the trophies will aid the recovery of the sector Breaking Travel News: Congratulations, the Philippines has been honoured as the best in the business […]

BTN interview: Thoyyib Mohamed, managing director, Maldives Marketing & PR Corporation | Focus

With the Maldives having claimed a number of top titles at the World Travel Awards, Breaking Travel News here catches up with tourism chief, Thoyyib Mohamed, to discover how the trophies will help the recovery from Covid-19 Breaking Travel News: Maldives has been recognised with the top prize of World’s Leading Destination at the World […]

Breaking Travel News interview: Edmund Bartlett, minister of tourism, Jamaica | Focus

Jamaica is something of a bellwether for tourism in the Caribbean, usually attracting one in ten of the holidaymakers who visit the region each year. As such, the island has been hard hit by the Covid-19 pandemic, with numbers tumbling in this year. But chatting to tourism minister, Edmund Bartlett, there is a sense that […]

Breaking Travel News interview: Elena Muntoni, brand manager, Delphina hotels & resorts | Focus

Delphina hotels & resorts has scooped a number of top titles at the World Travel Awards, with brand manager Elena Muntoni here telling Breaking Travel News what it means to the brand Breaking Travel News: Congratulations on your recognition from the World Travel Awards, with Resort Valle dell’Erica Thalasso & Spa defending the title of […]

Breaking Travel News investigates: Moscow | Focus

Moscow is considered the World’s Leading City Destination by voters at the prestigious World Travel Awards – here Breaking Travel News takes a tour of the ever-evolving city to discover what makes it so special The capital of Russia is an exciting, sparkling city which attracts visitors from all over the world. In recent years […]

Breaking Travel News interview: Elena Muntoni, brand manager, Delphina hotels & resorts | Focus

Resort Valle dell’Erica Thalasso & Spa was last year recognised as Europe’s Leading Green Resort by voters at the World Travel Awards, honouring its one-of-a-kind connection to nature on the island of Sardinia. To find out more about the property, Breaking Travel News here catches up with Elena Muntoni, brand manager with operators Delphina hotels […]