Luxury brand wins fourth title

LUXURY travel company Abercrombie & Kent (A&K) has been voted this years 'Australasia's Leading Tour Operator' winner at the 2011 World Travel Awards.

This is the fourth time A&K has won this award, after clinching the title in 2007, 2009 and last year.

The World Travel Awards are the most prestigious of travel awards, being described as the 'Oscars' of travel and tourism by The Wall Street Journal.

The World Travel Awards, now in its 18th year, serves to acknowledge, reward and celebrate excellence across all sectors of the global travel and tourism industry.

This year a staggering 213,000 industry professionals participated in the voting process, to name A&K the winner.

A&K will accept this major accolade with honour, at the Asia & Australasia Gala Ceremony, held at the luxurious Dusit Thani, Bangkok, Thailand.