Dominican Republic holidays receive award as "Most tourist-friendly"
One of Spain's most prestigious awards in the travel industry was recently awarded to the Dominican Republic for the quality of tourist-friendly holidays the Caribbean nation provides. The island earned the award of "Country which Best Receives Tourists".
Gaining praise for the warmth of its hospitality and the quality of service Dominican Republic holidays offer the traveller, the island has been honoured with a hospitality award viewed as one of the most prestigious in the Spanish travel and hospitality sector. Dominican Republic holidays received the "Country which Best Receives Tourists" award from the hands of the Spain Tourism Institute with this prize being one of the Spanish tourism sector's most prestigious recognitions.
The prize was awarded during the 18th Travelranking Awards, one of Spain's most highly acclaimed tourism events handing out some of the most coveted prizes in the sector.
Paola Dimitri Buonpensiere, director of the Caribbean country's Tourism Promotion Office for Spain and Portugal, proudly received the award from the hands of a Spanish representative; Spain Tourism Institute General Secretary, Isabel Garaña.
"This prize is thanks to the anonymous faces behind the Dominican tourism industry and who make it possible for tourists to enjoy unforgettable and pleasant days. They are the ones who won this prize, because more than a source of income tourism is already part of our culture and to serve is our vocation " - Paola Dimitri Buonpensiere proudly expressed signalling this was yet another milestone the quality of Dominican Republic holidays managed to achieve due to the ongoing efforts put by everyone in the Caribbean nation to enhance the overall experience for tourists on Dominican Republic holidays.
The winners were chosen using surveys conducted by travel agents in various independent communities of Spain in 2009.
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