Dubrovnik declared the best destination for group travel

For the second year in a row, readers of the popular American magazine Global Traveler have voted Dubrovnik as the best destination for group travel.

Author  HrTurizam Promo

17. May 2024.

American magazine Global Traveler organized in Philadelphia 12th annual awards ceremony Leisure Lifestyle Awards, and the readers of this popular magazine voted for the second year in a row Dubrovnik as the best destination for group travel - Best Leisure Destination for Groups. She took the award Ela Urlić-Jakić iz Representations of HTZ in the USA.  

"Recognitions like this confirm Croatia's excellent position on the world tourist map. We are glad to be recognized again as a high-quality, attractive and sustainable destination, and that the current champion of Croatian tourism, the city of Dubrovnik, has taken a leading place in the company of globally popular and renowned destinations.", he said Kristjan Staničić, director of the Croatian Tourist Board, adding that of all distant markets for Croatian tourism, the American market is the most important.

In the category in which Dubrovnik took first place, there were destinations such as: Italy, Cabo San Lucas in Mexico, Costa Rica and Napa Valley in California. In addition to this category, readers also decided on the best destinations and facilities in categories such as Best Historical Attractions, Best Adventure Destination, Best Leisure Destination, Best International Ski Destination, Best Luxury Cruise Line, Best Golf Destination, Best All-Inclusive Resort i dr.

"These awards are highly valued in the tourism sector because they are based solely on the votes of the readers, and we are extremely glad that they recognized and rewarded our Dubrovnik on this occasion as well. We are happy that we have been highlighted for our quality and offer on a large and very important for us the American market, where Dubrovnik enjoys the status of the most popular Croatian destination", he said Miroslav Drasković, director of the TZ of the city of Dubrovnik.

Awarding magazine Global Traveler highlights the best in the travel sector.

"These awards are highly valued and unbiased, and are based solely on the votes of readers and thus reward the best in the travel sector, namely tourist destinations, hotels, airlines, airports, cruises and various tourism products and services", she explained Leila Krešić-Jurić, director of the HTZ Representative Office in the USA.

Also, with more than 817 readers, Global Traveler represents one of the most important places for connecting numerous travel enthusiasts with tourist destinations and entities around the world, and research shows that its audience consists mainly of Americans with higher purchasing power.

Let's add that in the current part of the year, Americans in Croatia achieved 103.000 arrivals and 266.000 overnight stays, which compared to the previous year represents 9 percent growth in arrivals i 6 percent in overnight stays.

You can find a more detailed list of categories and award-winning destinations at link.

Source and photo: Croatian National Tourist Board

Author  HrTurizam Promo

17. May 2024.