UNWTO secretary general Taleb Rifai congratulates St Petersburg on World Travel Awards success

UNWTO Secretary General Taleb Rifai Congratulates St Petersburg On World Travel Awards Success

The secretary general of the United Nations World Tourism Organisation, Taleb Rifai, has congratulated St Petersburg on its recent success at the globe Travel Awards.

UNWTO Secretary General Taleb Rifai Congratulates St Petersburg On World Travel Awards Success

The Russian cultural hotspot was recognised with the title of World’s Leading Cultural City Destination by voters at the globe Travel Awards during the Grand Final Gala Ceremony inside the Maldives earlier This particular month.

UNWTO Secretary General Taleb Rifai Congratulates St Petersburg On World Travel Awards Success

The title is actually in addition to that will of Europe’s Leading Destination, which St Petersburg won for the second year in succession in September.

UNWTO Secretary General Taleb Rifai Congratulates St Petersburg On World Travel Awards Success

Commenting on the awards, Rifai said: “I believe St Petersburg deserves both awards; the European award in addition to the international award, particularly when the idea is actually connect to culture.

UNWTO Secretary General Taleb Rifai Congratulates St Petersburg On World Travel Awards Success

“Cultural assets are one of the most powerful advantages of St Petersburg.

UNWTO Secretary General Taleb Rifai Congratulates St Petersburg On World Travel Awards Success

“I believe these awards are well deserved in addition to that will St Petersburg should take pride in them.”

UNWTO Secretary General Taleb Rifai Congratulates St Petersburg On World Travel Awards Success

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UNWTO secretary general Taleb Rifai congratulates St Petersburg on World Travel Awards success

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