THE CAYMAN ISLANDS RANKED TOP TRAVEL DESTINATION IN THE CARIBBEAN BY TRIP ADVISOR TRAVELERS
Grand Cayman, May 5th , 2011 - The Cayman Islands has been recognized as the number one travel destination in the Caribbean by TripAdvisor travellers, as part of the TripAdvisor's Travellers' Choice Destinations Awards 2011. In addition, touted for its pristine beaches, exciting attractions, plush accommodations, delicious dining options, and caymankind approach to life, the destination was voted among the top 25 destinations in the world by TripAdvisor's discerning travellers.
"We are delighted to have been chosen by travelers in this poll," commented Shomari Scott, Ag. Director of Tourism. "Winning an accolade of this caliber is a huge testament to the beauty, quality and service that visitors experience when they visit our islands. This award highlights how special our beach and resort community are, and we are thrilled that the Cayman Islands have received this international recognition."
TripAdvisor.com represents the world's largest travel community The Travellers' Choice Destinations Awards honor the world's top destinations, earning their distinction from those who know them best - real travelers. The winners are determined by a combination of TripAdvisor's travellers' favorite places and the destination's overall popularity on the popular travel review website.
Cayman Islands Premier and Minister of Tourism, Hon. McKeeva Bush, also expressed his delight and added "the fact that the Trip Advisor awards are based on more than 10 million real and unbiased traveler reviews is particularly encouraging and highlights that visitors leave our shores extremely satisfied with their vacation experience. In addition to being selected as the number one travel destination in Caribbean & Mexico category, the Cayman Islands is the only Caribbean country listed in the top 25 destinations in the world, which is very extremely gratifying and exciting."
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Cayman Islands Department of Tourism: 949-0623
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