31 January 2013
Mike Bonner (holding Silversea's Globe Award), with Travel Weekly
editor-in-chief Lucy Huxley; Dave Clayton, Icelolly.co.uk;
and comedian Michael McIntyre (fourth from left)
We are delighted to announce that, for the 7th consecutive year, Silversea won "Best Luxury Cruise Company" at the 2013 Globe Travel Awards ceremony held 17 January at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London's Park Lane. The award is voted for by the travel agent readers of Travel Weekly, a leading UK trade publication.
Mike Bonner (holding Silversea's Aspire Award), with Lucy Huxley; Simon
Shopping Destinations travel trade representative Edna Hischer;
and Michael McIntyre
Silversea also garnered the Aspire Award for "Best Cruise Line" in the new luxury awards categories that debuted this year. The Aspire Awards were presented in association with Travel Weekly’s Aspire Travel Club.
Mike Bonner, Silversea's general manager, UK and Ireland, was in attendance to accept the awards on behalf of the company.
These awards reflect the great trust and confidence that the UK travel agent community places on Silversea. We are deeply honoured by this recognition.