Ireland wins ‘most fascinating island destination’ award in London
Wednesday, November 09, 2022.
Eire has received a significant travel award in London – the ‘most attractive island spot in Europe’. The award was introduced to Tourism Eire final night (8 November), at the 21st annual Wanderlust Travel Awards, which took area in the legendary White Tower of the Tower of London.
Wanderlust is a well-known vacation magazine in Britain and the winners of its once-a-year awards are determined on by an impartial panel of judges, as very well as by tens of hundreds of the globe-trotting audience of the journal. Eire took the selection one place in the ‘most attractive island location – Europe’ category – beating off tough level of competition from Malta, Crete, Sicily and Madeira.
In accordance to Wanderlust, its audience selected Eire as the winner in this classification simply because it’s “the island they are dreaming about the most in Europe. Marking the western edge of the continent, the Emerald Isle calls out to travellers wanting for fantastic all-natural landscapes, historic cities, and epic road outings to link it all. Its money Dublin, sitting on the east coastline, is recognised for currently being the home to Guinness – best knowledgeable in the cobbled riverside neighbourhood of Temple Bar. When the Wild Atlantic Way is a fantastic tourist trail stretching 2,500 km along the overall western shoreline of Ireland, linking County Donegal to County Cork”.
Welcoming the information of the award, Niall Gibbons, Chief Government of Tourism Ireland, mentioned: “We are delighted that Eire has been singled out for this prestigious award. Accolades like this assistance to shine a highlight on Eire for all the proper good reasons.
“In 2022, our priority was to restart abroad tourism to the island of Eire. As we put together now for 2023, our exploration confirms that the want to travel is much better than at any time – so this award is some really beneficial information. Travellers currently have large preference, which can make it extra crucial than at any time for us to make certain the island of Ireland stands out from other locations.”
Tourism Eire has been enterprise its most extensive programme of promotions at any time this yr to RESTART abroad tourism to Eire, next an exceptionally challenging two decades for the tourism market. The organisation has a 3-period plan to RESTART, REBUILD and in the long run REDESIGN desire.