TRAVCO NAMED No. 1 TRAVEL COMPANY FOR THE 17TH YEAR
Ministry of Tourism awards four of Travco Group subsidiaries on World Tourism Day for outstanding performance and significant contribution to the industry.
Cairo (I-Newswire) October 9, 2013 - On the occasion of the World Tourism Day, the Egyptian Ministry of Tourism held a festive ceremony under the patronage of Minister Hesham Zaazou on the 30th of September where outstanding performers in the various industry segments were awarded. The Travco Group companies were the honorees of prestigious awards in recognition of several of its tourism, hotel and cruise establishments.
Travco's relentless efforts to promote Egyptian Tourism have been culminated by the Ministry's "No. 1 Travel Company" award for the 17th year in a row. Travco Travel has generated the highest tourism revenue to the country by attracting more than one million tourists for 2012. The award was received by Mrs. Amani El Torgoman, chief operating officer Travco Group - travel and transportation companies.
Additionally Touring International, another Travco Group subsidiary, received the award for occupying the 9th position amongst the awarded travel companies and the award was presented to Ehab Wanas, Tourism Manager.
Another award of excellence was presented to Amgad El Gendy, General Manager Travco Transport and Limousine companies in recognition for the company's stringent safety measures and its consistently reliable service across its fleet.
On the floating hotels side, an award was presented to the 5-star deluxe Nile Cruise ship, Steigenberger Legacy, and was received by Amin Abdel Moneim, regional manager for Travcotels.
About Travco Group
The 17 year award winner Travco Group has permeated every facet of Egypt's tourism industry, with a unique fully integrated business model. Travco Group International Holding umbrella includes the following brands; Travco Travel the flagship destination management company (DMC) of the group handles close to one million tourists annually; their renowned hospitality brands are the luxury hotel brand Jaz, Iberotel, Sol Y Mar Hotels & Resorts and Travcotels Nile cruises. This in addition to its association with the leading German hotel chains, Steigenberger Hotels & Resorts and InterCity Hotel. Travco Properties is Travco's real estate development arm and features two mega developments namely Almaza Bay on Egypt's North Coast and Madinat Makadi on the Red Sea. Travco Transport and Prestige Cars oversee the transportation fleet.
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Travco Group & Jaz Hotels, Resorts & Cruises Host the 54th "FIJET" World Congress in Egypt
Tr More..avco Group & Jaz Hotels, Resorts & Cruises have recently hosted the 54th Federation of Travel Journalists & Writers "FIJET" attended by 165 journalists from 45 different countries at "Jaz Crystal Resort" in Almaza Bay, Mersa Matruh.
"FIJET's choice of Egypt to host its 54th congress sends a strong message to the whole world to support Tourism in Egypt", adding that "it demonstrates that tourism in Egypt is on its road to recovery" said Mr. Hisham Zaazou, Minister of Tourism in his speech at the congress opening ceremony.
Travco organized a jam packed program for the delegates to visit the country's most popular touristic destinations among which was Travco Group International's landmark - Almaza Bay.
During their stay in Almaza Bay, visitors expressed their utmost admiration of the bay's beauty and the luxury expressed and reflected in all the surrounding details from the facilities to the decor of the hotels, moreover they complimented the attentive and personalized service that they received from Jaz Hotels, Resorts & Cruises' team throughout their stay.
It's worth mentioning that Almaza Bay is huddled on the shores of the turquoise waters of Mersa Matruh, extending on a 5 km stretch of white sandy beaches boasting an enticing relaxation experience against a pristine backdrop. Its advantageous location, being 38 km from Mersa Matruh's International Airport; is what makes this budding all-year-round retreat an exciting and accessible choice for domestic and international travelers.
"Jaz Almaza Beach Resort", "Jaz Crystal Resort", "Jaz Oriental Resort", "Jaz Oriental Club" and "Sol Y Mar Almaza Gardens" are the five hospitality venues currently operational in the bay; providing a plethora of facilities offering all what guests could need within a resort whether they are on vacation or business.
Almaza Bay comprises more than 1,151 furnished rooms and suites that reflect Jaz Hotels & Resorts commitment to a true luxurious ambiance. The tranquil Almaza Bay is a developed resort that guarantees that one won't need to step out of it. Recreational options are to include an 18-hole golf course in the works, a vast international marine, a water park, a tennis academy, a shopping mall, a world class spa and wellness center.Less..
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Published On:October 9, 2013
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