Greece best tourist destination of 2021
in the USA Tested Reader Survey Awards
GLOBAL TRAVELER: GREECE BEST TOURIST DESTINATION OF 2021 IN THE AMERICAN TESTED READER SURVEY AWARDS
This is the first time that Greece receives this distinction!
Another top distinction was won by Greece in the USA in 2021, a fact that confirms the dynamics of Greek tourism in the American tourism market.
In particular, Greece emerged as the Best Tourist Destination internationally at the Tested Reader Survey Awards, organized this year for the 18th year by the travel magazine “Global Traveler”. In the same category, the 2nd place was taken by Italy, the 3rd by Spain, the 4th by Ireland and the 5th by South Africa.
This is the first time that Greece has received this distinction in the Tested Reader Survey Awards, while it is recalled that in November the distinctions had preceded the Readers’ Choice Awards 2021 of the American publishing house “Worth” and the Travvy Awards 2021, which are considered the Oscar of the American tourism industry.
“Travel to Greece as soon as you can”
On the occasion of the announcement of the awards, the authors of “Global Traveler” report that in 2021 “all actors in the travel industry have exceeded their limits in order to keep the world open as much as possible, and it is an honor for us to reward them” .
For Greece, they note that “whether this is your first or twentieth visit to the country, make sure that Greece will be on the list of destinations where you will travel as soon as possible.”
Global Traveler – Tested Reader Survey Awards
The winners of the Tested Reader Survey Awards are based on a poll conducted by the magazine among its readers, who state their preferences in 80 categories related to travel, such as world-famous destinations, airlines, airports, hotels, travel and tourism services companies etc. This year’s survey was conducted from December 14, 2020 to September 30, 2021 and involved more than 22,000 readers.
“Global Traveler” has an average circulation of 550,000 issues, with its readership, which consists of 50% of owners or executives of large companies, traveling by air an average of 9 times a year within the US and 11 times in the last three years to international destinations. Also, more than 55% of readers spend 60 nights a year in 4- and 5-star hotels.
The awards ceremony will take place in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles on Tuesday, December 14th.