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Awards

Valamar Lacroma Dubrovnik is Croatia's Leading Business Hotel in 2014

Ivica Sabljic, Valamar Lacroma Dubrovnik's GM in Athens
Four of Valamar's premium hotels in Croatia are awarded with prestigious World Travel Awards, at the ceremony held in Athens, Greece on August 2nd, 2014. Valamar Lacroma Dubrovnik 4* is coveted with the title of Croatia's Leading Business Hotel while Valamar Riviera 4* in Poreč/Istria is Croatia's Leading Boutique Hotel second time in a row. Hotel & Casa Valamar Sanfior 4* in Rabac/Istria became Croatia’s Leading Hotel, while Valamar Club Tamaris 4* in Poreč/Istria won the Croatia’s Leading Resort award.

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Corinthia Lisbon named 'Portugal's Leading Business Hotel' at World Travel Awards

Reuben Mifsud, general manager of Corinthia Hotel Lisbon, receiving the award
The five-star Corinthia Hotel Lisbon has been recognised by the 2014 World Travel Awards in Athens as Portugal’s Leading Business Hotel, for its outstanding business facilities and service.
The Gala awards ceremony took place on Saturday 2nd August at the Divani Apollon Palace and Thalasso in Athens, and was attended by hundreds of hospitality industry leaders in order to discover who has won the coveted prizes.


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Aberdeen hotel worker named top bed-maker in the UK

If bed-making was a sport in this year’s Commonwealth Games, Aberdeen’s Megan Hutton would be a gold medal winner. In a competition which saw all hotels in the Thistle chain take part in an inter-company hosting challenge, Megan was crowned the hotel giant’s best bed maker.
In a two part challenge, teams from each of the 35 nationwide based hotels competed in the ghl Mini Iron Man and Radical Hosting Gauntlet Challenge. Participants in the latter were asked to re-wire and reassemble a table lamp, make a single bed and pour and serve a gin and tonic, all to the Thistle brand standards.


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SWISS wins "Europe’s Leading Airline Business Class" award at World Travel Awards 2014

SWISS representative with award
At the 2014 World Travel Awards, SWISS was selected winner of the "Europe’s Leading Airline Business Class" accolade for the fourth consecutive time. The award is voted for by travel and tourism industry experts from all over the globe. SWISS has now claimed top spot in this category six times since 2005.

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Yorkshire wins top award in Europe 

Yorkshire is a winner in Europe after the UK’s largest county claimed a prestigious travel ‘Oscar’ at an awards ceremony in Athens.
The county has enjoyed an astounding 2014, with its hosting of the Grand Départ of the Tour de France labelled the ‘grandest ever’, and has now been named Europe’s Leading Destination at the World Travel Awards 2014.


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