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The World Legacy Awards are unprecedented in their
scope-shining a light on award winners and finalists, and bringing the message of sustainable tourism best practices to millions of travelers around the world.

Costas Christ
World Legacy Awards Chairman

About the Awards

The World Legacy Awards honor the companies, organizations, and destinations-ranging from airlines to hotels, from communities to countries-that are driving the positive transformation of the tourism industry, showcasing leaders and visionaries in sustainable tourism best practices, and sharing their stories with millions of today's travelers.



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