Inner Maldives Holidays is proud to announce it has been nominated at the World Travel Awards 2010 as Indian Ocean’s Leading Travel Agency. This is the fourth year in a row that the company has received a World Travel Awards nomination. Previous nominations include the “World's Leading Travel Agency” in 2007, 2008 and 2009. The company has won World Travel Awards for “Indian Ocean’s Leading Travel Agency” in 2007 and 2009. Inner Maldives Holidays was the very first travel agency in the Maldives to receive a World Travel Award and it is the only agency that has won the highly coveted award twice.
The World Travel Awards (WTA) is the most comprehensive and prestigious awards ceremony in the global travel industry today. The Wall Street Journal has described the awards as “the Oscars of the travel industry”. The honorable recipients of a World Travel Award have undergone rigorous independent examination, proven their excellence and have raised industry standards. They enjoy the integrity and status of being labeled the best in business.
Inner Maldives Holidays can include this World Travel Award 2010 nomination amongst its many impressive accolades. The company has been featured in New York Times as “one of the nation's biggest tour companies” (04/01/2005) and is also highly recommended by Lonely Planet - which is the bestselling guidebook and digital media publisher for travel in the world.
Inner Maldives Holidays blueprint for 2010 is to expand further into the region therefore offering markets beyond the Maldives. The company has already been selling outbound from Maldives into India, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Seychelles, Mauritius, Dubai and even Europe. Inner Maldives Holidays concept of “The Maldives and beyond” is designed so that tourism in the Maldives will benefit from being sold as a twin center or multi-center holiday with a multitude of combinations: including products and services from Sri Lanka, India, Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore. The year 2010 will be one of expansion for Inner Maldives Holidays as it proactively seeks new markets in the Asian region.
Inner Maldives Holidays would like to take this opportunity to thank its partners, colleagues, associates, stakeholders and dedicated employees for what has been another phenomenal year of performance and progress. Inner Maldives Holidays’ World Travel Award 2010 nomination is the result from 12 years of dedication, smiles and success.