The results of the 6th annual “China Travel & Meeting Industry Awards” were unveiled in Shanghai in September 2013, and this year 59 of Greater China’s best travel trade organizations were on the winner list for their outstanding achievements in the booming Chinese travel industry over the past year. The 59 award winners were decided by the industry professionals’ opinions – over 38,000 valid votes were cast by travel consultants, travel experts, tour operators and destination management companies, showing the award’s well-renowned justice and innovative originality.
“China Travel and Meetings Industry Awards” marked an important recognition by the industry with the aim of honoring the most outstanding enterprises in the travel and MICE industry in China. This year, in the Resort Hotel category , Banyan Tree Hangzhou was named the Best Resort in China, while StarWorld Macau garnered the “Best Service Hotel ” award. Other hotel & resort winners include Holiday Inn Resort Changbaishan, The Ritz-Carlton Guangzhou, Shangri-La Hotel Suzhou and Sheraton Shanghai Waigaoqiao Hotel.
20 organizations were first-time winners at the TTG China Travel Awards this year. And Chengdu also made its debut as Best City in China (Leisure Travel). Notably, Air China, Singapore Airlines, Shanghai, Ascott China, Holiday Inn Macau, The Garden Hotel, Guangzhou, and The Venetian Macao-Resort-Hotel were 7 long-time winners since the 1st TTG China Travel Award in 2008.