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News: World Travel Awards headed to Madeira for Europe Gala Ceremony 2019

Madeira has been revealed as the host for the World Travel Awards Europe Gala Ceremony 2019. The Portuguese destination, which has taken the title of Europe’s Leading Island Destination for the past five years, will use the event to boost its profile on the international stage. Madeira Tourist Board will welcome hundreds of industry leaders to the red-carpet… Breaking Travel ...

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News: Madeira defends top title at World Travel Awards

The island of Madeira has once again been named Europe’s Leading Island Destination by the World Travel Awards. This accolade makes it the fifth time that the Portuguese territory, located in the Atlantic, has been recognised with this title. Following these victories, the Madeira Promotion Bureau is launching the #MadeiraNoWordsNeeded campaign. “The number of times Madeira has been distinguis… Breaking ...

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News: World Travel Awards celebrates European tourism elite in Athens

Europe’s finest travel brands have been unveiled at World Travel Awards Europe Gala Ceremony 2018 in Athens, Greece. Winners at the red carpet gala evening included Hilton Hotels & Resorts (“Europe’s Leading Hotel Brand”), Madrid (“Europe’s Leading Meetings & Convention Destination”), Zurich Airport (“Europe’s Leading Airport”) and Norwegian Cruise Line (winner of “Europe’s Leading Cruise Line”). Portugal beat off stiff ...

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News: European hospitality elite gathers in Athens for World Travel Awards Gala Ceremony

Hundreds of the leading figures of Europe’s travel and tourism industry are heading to Athens, Greece, ahead of the World Travel Awards Europe Gala Ceremony 2018. The red-carpet ceremony will take place at the historic Zappeion Megaron Hall on Saturday, June 30th. The evening marks the second leg of the WTA Grand Tour 2018 – a series of regional events ...

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Queen Letizia looks sultry in £495 red dress for awards ceremony with husband King Felipe

Spanish royal Queen Letizia, 45, showed off her playful side in a sultry red dress and modern updo last night. Letizia joined King Felipe, 50, for the Premios Fundacion Princesa de Girona, which promotes youth in professional and vocational training. Despite the wet weather, the mum-of-two wore a summery Carolina Herrera pleated crepe dress, which costs £495. She teamed this ...

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Everything you need to know about that Netflix ‘Strong Black Lead’ spot you saw during the BET Awards

The photo and video include: Ajiona Alexus (“13 Reasons Why”), Alfre Woodard (“Luke Cage”), Alisha Boe (“13 Reasons Why”), Antoinette Robertson (“Dear White People”), Antonique Smith (“Luke Cage”), Ashley Blaine Featherson (“Dear White People”), Ava DuVernay (“13th,” “Central Park Five”), Brett Gray (“On My Block”), Britney Young (“GLOW”), Caleb McLaughlin (“Stranger Things”), Chante Adams (“Roxanne Roxanne”), Cheo Hodari Coker (“Luk… ...

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Jamie Foxx hosted the BET Awards like his career depended on it

“I need some ladies to do this with me,” he admitted, then brought out Marsha Ambrosius, Ledisi and Yolanda Adams to honor the veteran vocalist who sat in her front-row seat wearing a priceless expression of righteous satisfaction. (Other award winners included Migos for group, SZA for best new artist and “Black Panther” for movie.) … ENTERTAINMENT – Los Angeles ...

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From H.E.R. to Jamie Foxx, the best and worst moments of the BET Awards

Anita Baker tribute: One knock on the Grammys is its occasionally ossified or head-scratching choices for tribute performances. BET is usually a little better, but its earnest tribute to Anita Baker could definitely have used more firepower. Yolanda Adams obviously brought the house down on “You Bring Me Joy,” and Ledisi and Marsha Ambrosius were more than up to the ...

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