World Travel Awards to host gala in HCMC

World Travel Awards to host gala in HCMC

An aerial view of downtown HCMC, February 2022. Photograph by VnExpress/Quynh Tran

Ho Chi Minh Metropolis has been chosen because the venue for a gala ceremony of the World Travel Awards for Asia and Oceania area scheduled for September.

The ceremony the place the winners of various classes will likely be revealed will happen at Gem Middle in District 1 on Sep. 7.

WTA gala ceremonies are extensively considered the most effective networking alternatives within the travel business, attended by authorities and business leaders, luminaries and worldwide print and broadcast media.

“A metropolis of boundless vitality, HCMC attracts collectively outdated and new Vietnam, representing the town’s previous in addition to its future. Wander by alleys and markets, discover the temples, and uncover the designer malls beneath hovering skyscrapers on this fascinating fusion of various worlds,” World Travel Awards wrote on its homepage.

This 12 months, Vietnam obtained a collection of nominations for various classes within the Asian area.

HCMC targets 3.5 million overseas arrivals this 12 months as Vietnam reopened its borders after two years.

In 2019 it had obtained over 8.6 million overseas guests, or practically half the full overseas arrivals in Vietnam.

World Travel Awards was first launched in 1993 to acknowledge excellence within the travel and tourism business.

It has been heralded the “travel business’s equal of the Oscars” by The Wall Road Journal.