Tiqets, the leading online ticketing platform, has announced the 7th Annual Remarkable Venue Awards that honours and celebrates excellence in museums, attractions and experiences across eight countries.
The awards, now in its seventh year, recognises outstanding venues in seven distinctive categories, reflecting the diverse array of experiences Tiqets offers in the world’s favourite travel destinations – the UAE, France, Italy, the Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, the UK, and the US.
This year, a total of 229 nominees competed worldwide across the seven award categories – Most Remarkable Venue, Best Museum, Best Landmark, Best Family Experience, Best Activity, Best Hidden Gem and Most Innovative Venue.
From art lovers to families and even architecture admirers, reviews from over 1.6 million Tiqets customers contributed to select this year’s winners, and here’s a sampling:
UAE: Global Village Dubai (Most Remarkable Venue Award)
France: Carrières des Lumières (Most Remarkable Venue Award)
Italy: Parco Giardino Sigurtà (Most Remarkable Venue Award)
Netherlands: Fabrique des Lumières (Most Remarkable Venue Award)
Portugal: Spiritus Light Show at Igreja dos Clérigos (Most Remarkable Venue Award)
Spain: Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza (Most Remarkable Venue Award)
UK: Palace of Holyroodhouse (Most Remarkable Venue Award)
USA: Space Center Houston (Most Remarkable Venue Award)
UAE winners include Louvre Abu Dhabi (Best Museum) Aquaventure Waterpark (Best Family Experience), Burj Al Arab (Best Landmark), Morning Desert Safari (Best Activity), Terra - Expo City Dubai (Most Innovative Venue), and The View at the Palm (Best Hidden Gem).
“The Remarkable Venue Awards represent a celebration of the cultural richness, innovation, and the diverse array of experiences that museums and attractions bring to the world. They truly reflect the authentic experiences and preferences of our global audience. Each of the winners of the 2023 Remarkable Venue Awards have left a lasting impression on the hearts of diverse groups of travellers booking with Tiqets,” said Laurens Leurink, Tiqets CEO.
The selection of the winners was determined through a rigorous process. The winning categories were assessed based on an impressive collection of over 1.6 million customer reviews sourced from Tiqets.com.
The next round of the Remarkable Venue Awards will be for the title of Global Winner. All Regional Winners will advance to compete for the title of Global Winner in their respective category. All Global Winners, including the application-based categories, will be decided through a worldwide public voting process between now and October 3.
For the third consecutive year, the Global Winners of the 2023 Remarkable Venue Awards will be announced at the annual awards ceremony hosted at the Tourism Innovation Summit (TIS) in Seville. – TradeArabia News Service