London scoops Best UK City in Condé Nast Traveller Travel Awards
13 September 2018
Condé Nast Traveller 21st Annual Readers’ Travel Awards celebrates the most prestigious destinations, hotels, villas, spas, airlines, airports, cruises and tour operators which continue to raise the benchmark for excellence in travel and tourism.
The best that the travel world has to offer, as voted for by the readers, are as follows:
Runner Up: Greece
BEST UK CITY
Runner Up: Edinburgh
BEST OVERSEAS CITY
Runner Up: Rome
Winner: Greek Islands
Runner Up: Maldives
Laura Citron, CEO of Visit London said: “It’s brilliant to hear that the readers of Conde Nast Traveller have crowned the capital as their favourite UK-city, and a true reflection of how London as a global city continues to attract and dazzle its visitors.
“From pop-up bars and edgy new hotels to international exhibitions and cultural arts festivals, London has a show-stopping autumn in store. Whether it’s your first visit or your fiftieth, London is a city that surprises at every turn and there is always more to discover.”
Sophie Mitchell: Sophie.Mitchell@condenast.co.uk
Notes to editors
Condé Nast Traveller is the world's most discerning travel title providing punchy, practical and independent features on destinations and worldwide trends, whilst offering insider information beneficial to the consummate traveller. Celebrating its 21st anniversary with this issue, Condé Nast Traveller has a combined print and digital circulation of 80,043 (January to June 2018). In addition to the print and digital edition and the website, Condé Nast Traveller also hosts a number of events including the annual Readers’ Travel Awards.