Bulawayo, the host city for Sanganai/Hlanganani World Tourism Expo today scored a double including overall award at a glittering awards ceremony.
Affectionately known as the City of Kings and Queens, the city was voted Best Zimbabwe Stand and also Best Overall Stand marking the 2019 edition a memorable one.
Ethiopian Airlines also scooped the top prize after being named Best Airline Stand ahead of Air Tanzania second runner up and Air Zimbabwe as first runner up.
Auto World was voted as Best Motor Vehicle Hire Stand went to Auto World.
Here are the rest of the winners:
Best First Time Exhibitor Stand: Beneath Arica Travel & Tours
Best International Stand: Hospitality & Tourism Association of Botswana
Best Public Institution Stand: Mutare Polytechnic
Best Tour Operator and Travel Agent: Wild Horizons
Best Hotel Stand: African Sun
Best Accommodation Non Hotel Stand: Antelope Park
Best Rural District Council Stand: Tsholotsho RDC
Best Women Owned Facility Stand: Nnino Ceramics
Best SME Toursim Related Facility Stand: TV Sales & Home
Also another highlight was the Culinary Arts where chefs battled it out dishing out some of the best treats and cuisines at the world expo.