Maldives Promotion House – Maldives has been awarded the best Worldwide Beach Destination Award at the Sunday Times Travel Magazine readers’ awards 2011 held in London this week.
The award by the Britain’s leading Travel Magazine was received by the Representatives of the High Commission who attended the ceremony held in the St. Pancras Renaissance Hotel in King’s Cross, London.
Minister-Counsellor Ahmed Shiaan received the award on behalf of Maldives and expressed his gratitude to the magazine’s readers, adding that such acclaim was particularly rewarding as it comes from such a knowledgeable and well-travelled group.
Attendees at the ceremony were informed by Ed Grenby, the magazine’s editor, that readers took an average of eight holidays a year, lending great prestige to the results of this year’s awards. The full results of the reader’s awards were published today in the January edition of the magazine.