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  1. Nelson

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    India has been voted
    the world's leading destination at this year's World Travel Awards ceremony.

    India saw off competition from London, New York, Cape Town, Rio de Janeiro and Sydney to take the award, the most prestigious handed out at the event, which is itself the most high-profile in the tourism calendar.

    Etihad Airways was judged world's leading airline for the third year running, seeing off a host of competitors including KLM, Lufthansa, British Aiways, Singapore Airlines, Qatar and Virgin Atlantic.

    The world's best new hotel was Jumeirah at Etihad Towers in AbuDhabi, which took the award from illustrious competitors such as the Mandarin Oriental Paris, the towering Ritz Carlton Hong Kong and the ultra-modern W Hotel London in Leicester Square.


    For those looking for a skiing break Gstaad Palace in Switzerland was recognized as the world's best skiresort, while the Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa, Antigua was selected as the most romantic resort.

    Jumeirah Zabeel Saray in Dubai was recognized as the world's leading sparesort, while Universal Orlando pickedup World's Leading Theme Resort.

    Other winners in the ceremony, which saw some 146 awards handed out, included Royal Caribbean (World'sLeading Cruise Line), easyJet (World'sLeading Low-Cost Airline), The BlueTrain (World's Leading Luxury Train) and Korean Air (World's Most Innovative Airline).

    The awards are the culmination of a year of regional heats, with winners chosen by travel agents from around the world.

    India named world's leading destination at World Travel Awards
     
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    well u can't deny the truth!!!!:toast_sign:
     
  3. Nakki Nair

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    Just wait for the Chinese members to pounce on you with some fake numbers and photoshopped images :P
     
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  4. Chinese-Dragon

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    Congratulations to India! :cheers:

    Which provinces in India are the best to travel to?
     
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  5. Harry Potter

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    Not needed buddy.Now Chinese Dragon will come and start distributing his old links from the dustbin.
     
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    Look at the post above yours. :rolleyes:
     
  7. JAT BALWAN

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    Rajasthan, kerala,Madhya pradesh,Himachal pradesh are hot favorite for tourists...
     
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    I heard that Kerala is really nice...

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  9. JonAsad

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    Foreign women are raped left right and center in India-
    Still its the best destination for tourism-
    Hmm- maybe the western women likes to be raped-
     
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  10. harpoon

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    Where is Emirates and Cathay Pacific...and most importantly where is Air India:lol:

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    Well what can I say....Sour grapes
     
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  11. fast and furious

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    Come on Jonas.Its ok to congrats India once in a while.Your point is well taken and we are working on women security.

    Tell you what,come to delhi,will hangout at LAP.Cent percent partytime Guranteed.
     
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  12. harpoon

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    You forgot Goa

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    yea better then killed....
     
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    I have been to Goa, its nice there... Loved it
     
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    oops some 1st degree burn injuries....:rofl:
    it doesnt matter as long as the westerners come here and contribute money via tourism for the country....its not that grave situation in India as you portray it to be...if yours is true then we wouldnt have been the leading destination.....
    by the way i enjoy your ego burns....
     
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