- November 8, 2023
- Posted by: BTB Admin
- Category: Community, Events, News
Belize City, Belize, 7 November, 2023: Belize has been recognized for its outstanding contributions to the travel industry at the prestigious 2023 Travvy Awards. The announcement was made on November 2nd at the Greater Fort Lauderdale Broward County Convention Center, with the ceremony being hosted by Northstar Travel Group’s TravelPulse.com and AGENTatHOME.
Known as the “Oscars of the travel industry,” the Travvy Awards celebrate excellence in travel, acknowledging the top industry suppliers, including destinations, hotels, cruise lines, airlines, and tour operators.
Belize proudly received accolades in the following categories, underscoring its reputation as a top travel destination:
1. Best Destination in Central and South America – Silver Award
Belize was honored with the Silver Award in the “Best Destination in Central and South America” category, reaffirming its position as a must-visit destination in the region. Known for its pristine beaches, lush rainforests, and vibrant cultures, Belize captivated the hearts of travelers and industry experts alike.
2. Best Cruise Destination in Central and South America – Bronze Award
Belize received the Bronze Award for “Best Cruise Destination in Central and South America.” This recognition highlights the country’s appeal to cruise travelers, offering a unique blend of natural beauty, adventure, and cultural experiences along its stunning coastline.
3. Best Wedding Destination in Central and South America – Silver Award
Belize was awarded the Silver in the “Best Wedding Destination in Central and South America” category, showcasing its romantic and picturesque settings for couples looking to celebrate their special day. With breathtaking backdrops and a range of wedding experiences, Belize has become a dream wedding destination.
4. Best Tourism Board in Central and South America – Silver Award
The Belize Tourism Board was presented with the Silver Award for “Best Tourism Board in Central and South America.” This recognition acknowledges the BTB’s dedication to promoting Belize and supporting the travel industry’s growth.
5. Best Luxury Hotel Resort in Central and South America – Silver Award
Itz-ana Resort, an exceptional luxury destination in Belize, was honored with the Silver Award in the “Best Luxury Hotel Resort in Central and South America” category. Itz-ana Resort exemplifies the epitome of luxury, offering an unmatched experience in paradise.
These prestigious awards, which are voted on by travel advisors, underscore Belize’s commitment to delivering unforgettable travel experiences to visitors from around the world.
“The Travvy Awards are a testament to Belize’s enduring appeal and the hard work of our tourism industry,” said Hon. Anthony Mahler, Minister of Tourism & Diaspora Relations. “We are deeply honored to receive this recognition, and it motivates us to continue providing exceptional experiences to all those who choose Belize as their travel destination.”
Belize’s achievements at the 2023 Travvy Awards will be featured in AGENTatHOME Magazine, celebrated on TravelPulse.com, and highlighted at a grand awards gala, which takes place in conjunction with the CruiseWorld event.
Please click HERE to view the complete list of 2023 Travvy Awards Winners.