West Bengal has been accredited the International Travel Award 2023 for Best Destination for Culture by the Pacific Area Travel Writers Association (PATWA), an affiliate member of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO). The award will be presented at the World Tourism and Aviation Leaders’ Summit in Berlin, Germany, on March 9, 2023. For the second year in a row, World Travel Awards selected the Republic of Cuba as the Caribbean’s Leading Cultural Destination in 2022.
About the PATWA:
The Pacific Area Travel Writers Association (PATWA) is a professional travel writers organisation established in 1998. It collaborates with the public and private sectors to encourage sustainable development and enhance the quality of travel and tourism. PATWA upholds the fundamental principles of the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), the United Nations (UN), and the UNWTO.
About the Awards:
The International Travel Awards is the most prestigious award which rewards those businesses within the travel, tourism, and hospitality niches for the hard work they do. Our internationally accredited and prestigious scheme ensures that travel locations that truly exceed expectations in every way are rewarded for their contributions to the travel industry.
The International Travel Awards is hosted and managed by Golden Tree Events Organizing and Managing, Dubai, UAE, and focuses on all businesses involved in the travel field from around the world. From hotels to tourism boards, attractions, travel companies, and more – the Awards strive to recognize excellence within each industry, representing those establishments that are the very best of the best in the world. It’s a goal we’ve held dear since 2018, and with each passing year, we’re continually upping the game and looking for those businesses which offer an experience for their customers that’s unlike any other.