Creative Tourism Awards 2019…and the winners are…

The winners of four categories of the  Creative Tourism Awards 2019 were revealed last November 6th, within the event organized by the Creative Tourism Network® at the World Travel Market in London.

The international panel of judges overcame the challenge to select the awardees among 160 applications, all accrediting a high level of creativity, authenticity, and sustainability.

The winners are:


WINNERS, 6th Edition (2019)


Best Creative Travel Agency: 

My Story Travel (Bulgaria)

Best Creative Residency: 

 Greatmore Studios  (South Africa)

Best Creative Expériences – Ex-aequo: 

World Championship in olive picking (Postira, island Brač, Croatia)

 Glass courses / La Meduse – blown glass  (Iles de la Madeleine, Canada)

Best Strategy for Creative Tourism Development – Ex-aequo:

Las Cruces Arts and Cultural District Plan (New Mexico, USA)

Creative tourism initiatives in Thailand “Being a local artist for a day” campaign, (Thailand)


The application for the categories of Best Creative Destination is still opened and will be announced next January during  FITUR (Madrid). Do not hesitate to apply. Your destination deserves an award! + INFO & APPLICATION HERE 

Created by the Creative Tourism Network®, the Creative Tourism Awards aim to reward companies, projects and destinations worldwide that bet on the creative tourism to, on the one side, fit an increasing demand of travelers eager to discover a culture by participating in creative activities, and on the other side, to use it as a lever to create a value chain for the territory.

Internationally recognized for its action in favor of a more innovative and sustainable tourism, the Creative Tourism Network® works with a panel of prestigious experts in order to determine and guarantee the respect of the Best Practices of the Creative Tourism.