GALAPAGOS were recognized as Best Destination into Central and South America category for the third time!
The Galapagos Islands were considered for the third consecutive year as the best islands between Mexico, Central and South America, according to the prestigious U.S. Travel and Tourism Travel & Leisure. The seventeenth Awards held at the Conrad Hotel in New York and the delivery of the survey was conducted by Nancy Novogrod, managing editor of the magazine and Jean Paul Kyrillos, director of Marketing.
On behalf of Ecuador and the delegation of Ministry of Tourism, Ms. Karina Amaluisa, Director of Ecuador's Trade Office in New York was present in the place to receive this recognition.
Travel & Leisure through its website, www.travelandleisure.com, produces every year a contest among its more than 4.5 million subscribers, after which awards grants in several categories and encourages its users to participate in the voting contest.
It should be noted that Travel & Leisure and Conde NastTraveller are the most important magazines and large recognition in the world of tourism, its purpose is to provide high quality information mainly to tourists with high spending around the world, their approach is to show the best destinations, hotels, restaurants and everything related to the travel industry.