Antigua and Barbuda wins Best Tourism board award

United Kingdom: Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Board wins Best Tourism Office category in a Recently concluded Travel Agents Choice Award. After counting nearly 1,000 votes from the readers of Selling Travelmagazine, the results of the Travel Agents Choice Awards have been announced.

The awards cover over 40 categories covering every aspect of the travel industry, from destinations to airlines, hotels to holiday add-ons and everything in-between.

Selling Travel magazine Editor, Steve Hartridge, said: “We’ve been overwhelmed by the response of our readers in this year’s Travel Agents Choice Awards. These are the only industry awards nominated and voted for by travel agents alone and that’s why we believe they are an accolade to be truly proud of.”

Agents who voted in the awards also had the chance to win a prize of their own, being automatically entered into a prize draw. Travel Counsellor Sue Clutterbuck won the star prize of a luxury holiday for two to Thailand, including premium economy flights, two nights at the four-star Furama Silom Bangkok and four nights at the five-star Vijitt Resort & Spa in Phuket.

Daphne Pritchard, The Flight Centre, won a South African safari for two, including a four-night stay in a luxury room, game drives and all meals at Shamwari Game Reserve in the Eastern Cape.

And three agents will receive a bundle of cool gadgets and device accessories from Trendz and Caseit: Ricky Wason, Stella Travel Services; Diane Caswell, Holidays Please; and Roger Bradley, Secret Escapes.

Read the full winners list here: