Hawaii Wins Triple Round of TravelAge West WAVE Awards
The Land of Aloha beat out top travel destinations like Jamaica, Tahiti and–yup, Disneyland–in a series of 2011 destination awards announced by TravelAgeWest.com. Hawaii ranked number one in ‘Best Destination for Beach Vacation’. Oahu’s North Shore beaches, like Waimea Bay and Sunset Beach, are just a few of the world-famous shores in Hawaii. Island hop to Kauai to visit Hanalei Bay for excellent surfing opportunities. Hawaii also beat Disneyland in the ‘Best of the West’: Best Family Vacation Destination‘ category. Hawaii offers a huge variety of family activities, from short eco-hikes to fun dolphin swimming adventures. The Hawaiian Islands took second ranking under Tahiti for Best Romance/Honeymoon Destination. Islands like Maui and Kauai are extremely popular with honeymooners. Hawaii beat out Mexico, Jamaica and Italy. The TravelAge West WAVE Awards are voted on by travel industry professionals who know these destinations very well. The sixth annual TravelAge West’s WAVE Awards give travel agents in the Western United States the chance to recognize the outstanding qualities and services of their travel industry partners, including tour companies and hospitality endeavors.