The Ritz-Carlton Suite at the
Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman has been nominated
for this year’s World Travel Awards.
It is up against suites worldwide
including those in France, India, Egypt,
South Africa and USA. Last
year’s winner was the suite at The Monarch, Dubai, which is again nominated.
The nominations were revealed at
ITB Berlin, which is the world’s largest tourism trade fair.
There are 5,000 organisations
represented who have either been nominated by their peers or self-nominated.
Voting takes place online in a number of local, national and international
Stingray City is in the running for
Caribbean’s Leading Tourist Excursion and the suite at Ritz-Carlton is also
nominated in the category for Caribbean’s best
It is the seventeenth year of the
awards, which are intended to acknowledge, reward and celebrate excellence in
the global travel and tourism industry. The awards ceremony for 2009 took place
at Grosvenor House Hotel in London
on 7 November.