NASSAU, BAHAMAS, JULY 9, 2015……Harbour Island, Bahamas, has won top honors as Best Island in the Caribbean in the prestigious Travel + Leisure’s World’s Best Awards 2015. Harbour Island was voted “Best Island in the Caribbean” by the publication’s most discerning travelers, who rated their experiences in the annual World’s Best Awards 2015 readers’ survey. This is the second time that Harbour Island has received this influential award.
“We are thrilled to receive this impressive award, a fitting tribute to this lovely island that was once the capital of the Bahamas,” said Joy Ann Jibrilu, Director General of Tourism for The Bahamas. “We invite everyone to discover the magical pink sand beaches, secluded coves and gorgeous coral reefs of this island treasure, and enjoy the unique experiences that so impressed Travel + Leisure’s global travelers.”
For the last 20 years, the Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards has been the travel industry’s leading barometer of the places and companies that are satisfying the most passionate and sophisticated travelers in the U.S.
According to Travel + Leisure Editor Nathan Lump, “The Awards showcase a widely changed travel landscape, one in which exotic destinations, intimate hotels, and one-of-a-kind experiences stand out from the crowd—the preferences of individuals who have been all around the world and are seeking out ever more distinctive travel options.”
The complete survey results are featured in the August issue of Travel + Leisure, which goes on sale on newsstands July 17.