Ireland wins ‘most desirable island destination’ award in London
Wednesday, November 09, 2022.
Ireland has received a significant journey award in London – the ‘most attractive island desired destination in Europe’. The award was introduced to Tourism Eire previous evening (8 November), at the 21st annual Wanderlust Travel Awards, which took place in the legendary White Tower of the Tower of London.
Wanderlust is a well-liked travel magazine in Britain and the winners of its annual awards are made the decision on by an impartial panel of judges, as nicely as by tens of 1000’s of the globe-trotting readers of the magazine. Eire took the variety 1 place in the ‘most attractive island destination – Europe’ category – beating off rough competition from Malta, Crete, Sicily and Madeira.
In accordance to Wanderlust, its readers chosen Ireland as the winner in this category since it’s “the island they are dreaming about the most in Europe. Marking the western edge of the continent, the Emerald Isle phone calls out to travellers seeking for excellent pure landscapes, historic metropolitan areas, and epic highway trips to link it all. Its funds Dublin, sitting down on the east coastline, is recognised for currently being the residence to Guinness – finest expert in the cobbled riverside neighbourhood of Temple Bar. Whilst the Wild Atlantic Way is a superb tourist trail stretching 2,500 km alongside the whole western shoreline of Eire, linking County Donegal to County Cork”.
Welcoming the information of the award, Niall Gibbons, Chief Govt of Tourism Ireland, mentioned: “We are delighted that Ireland has been singled out for this prestigious award. Accolades like this assist to glow a highlight on Ireland for all the suitable factors.
“In 2022, our priority was to restart overseas tourism to the island of Ireland. As we put together now for 2023, our investigate confirms that the desire to travel is much better than at any time – so this award is some actually optimistic news. Travellers currently have incredible option, which will make it more essential than ever for us to make sure the island of Eire stands out from other locations.”
Tourism Eire has been endeavor its most substantial programme of promotions at any time this 12 months to RESTART overseas tourism to Ireland, pursuing an incredibly tough two years for the tourism sector. The organisation has a a few-stage approach to RESTART, REBUILD and ultimately REDESIGN need.