Safaritalk has been nominated for the category of Best Travel Blog / Journalist in this year's SATOA's Travel Awards, as per the communication below.
Congratulations, *SafariTalk* has been nominated by one or more of our SATOA members for the below category:
- *Best Travel Blog / Journalist*
SATOA in conjunction with our sponsors, One & Only, are delighted to announce the annual SATOA Travel Awards which will be held in London on 17th September 2015. These awards are designed to reward companies and/or individuals for the quality of their products and/or their valuable input in the destinations promoted by SATOA (Africa and Indian Ocean). If you are not very familiar with SATOA, please visit our website www.satoa.com – we are a membership non-profit organisation formed in 1982 promoting travel to Africa and the Indian Ocean.
Voting is now on-going and will be closing at midnight the 10th of September 2015. We would therefore like to invite you to communicate your nomination to your industry colleagues and friends asking them to vote for you, please also feel free to submit your own votes. To vote, please go to www.satoa.com/awards-menu and click on ‘Click here to vote’. The winners (one per category) will be announced and awarded at our event in London on 17 September. The winners will be the companies / individuals who receive the most votes (anyone from the travel industry is welcome to vote and also welcome to attend the event).
The categories for the award are:
Best UK / Ireland Tour Operator - selling to trade
Best UK / Ireland Tour Operator - direct sell
Best retail agent
Best property 20 rooms or less
Best property 20 rooms or more
Best Tourist Board
Best CSR programme (to be adjudicated by the SATOA Committee)
Best Travel Anecdote (to be adjudicated by the SATOA Committee)
Please also include @SATOA <http://www.twitter.com/satoa> when tweeting for votes so that we may in turn re-tweet on your behalf.
The SATOA Travel Awards event will be held in London on 17 September 2015 and we would therefore like to invite you to purchase your tickets to attend the event – and hopefully collect your award if you get the most votes. To book your ticket(s), please go to www.satoa.com click on awards.
Details of the event below:
Where: Bbar - 43 Buckingham Palace Road, London, SW1W 0PP
When: 17 September 2015 from 19:00
How much: £35 per person
The evening will be a great opportunity to network with industry colleagues and friends, all of whom promote travel to Africa and the Indian Ocean.
Please pass this on to colleagues and industry friends asking them to vote as well as register to join us at this great event!
Should you have any questions, please let me know.