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Jamaica Voted World's Leading Wedding and Cruise Destination
Jamaica was awarded the World's Leading Cruise Destination also World's Leading Wedding Destination at the 23rd Annual World Travel Awards.
Jamaica was once again awarded the World's Leading Cruise Destination at the 23rd Annual World Travel Awards during a glittering event at The Sun SiyamIruFushi in the Maldives on December 2nd.The island was also voted World's Leading Wedding Destination for the second time since the category began in 2014.

Above (L-R): Hon. Edmund Bartlett, Minister of Tourism and Graham Cooke, President & Founder, World Travel Awards
during the Grand Final Gala Ceremony at the World Travel Awards.

The highlight of the event was the recognition of Jamaica's Minister of Tourism, the Honorable Edmund Bartlett, as the World's Leading Personality for Outstanding Services to Travel.This award is a result of his outstanding 35-year career as a legislator in central governmentworking both in the Senate and in the House of Representatives.Under his leadership, tourism in Jamaica has been positioned for economic growth with an understanding of its transformative power.

As the Caribbean's most decorated destination for 2016, Jamaica and her tourism partners received the following list of awards:
•    World's Leading Wedding Destination (Jamaica)
•    World's Leading Cruise Destination (Jamaica)
•    World's Leading Personality for Outstanding Services to Tourism (Hon. Edmund Bartlett, Minister of Tourism)
•    World's Leading Caribbean Attraction Company (Island Routes Caribbean Adventures)
•    World's Leading All-Inclusive Company (Sandals Resorts International)
•    World's Leading All-Inclusive Family Resort Brand (Beaches Resorts)
•    World's Leading Luxury Hotel Villa (Ian Fleming Villa @ GoldenEye Hotel & Resort)
•    World's Leading New Island Resort(MeliaBraco Village)
•    World's Leading Villa Resort (Round Hill Hotel & Villas)

World Travel Awards was established in 1993 to acknowledge, reward and celebrate excellence across all sectors of the tourismindustry.Each year, World Travel Awards covers the globe with a series of regional gala ceremonies staged to recognize and celebrate individual and collective successes within each key geographical region.  To learn more about the World Travel Awards, go

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