Norwich, Norfolk (PRWEB) July 01, 2013
The British Travel Awards (BTAs) named Holidays By Rail a shortlisted contender in two categories for its 2013 awards programme. The specialty travel company is a nominee in the Best Holidays By Train Company and Best Holiday Company to the USA categories. Holidays By Rail took home the award for Best Small Holidays by Train Company in 2012.
Holidays By Rail offers the largest assortment of independent, escorted and tailor-made train holidays throughout North America, mini breaks and rail packages throughout Europe, and luxury rail journeys to destinations around the globe.
“We are pleased to once again be recognised for providing a premier niche holiday experience aboard the world’s most renowned trains to UK travellers,” said Eric Hutchins, general manager of Holidays By Rail.
Shortlisted companies are put before the public vote beginning 1 July and running through 30 September. The winners will be the companies with the most votes. In 2012 over 1,088, 339 votes were cast, and results were monitored, scrutinized and audited by Deloitte LLP.
The winners of the 2013 British Travel Awards will be announced at a ceremony taking place on 31 October at the Battersea Evolution in Battersea Park, London.
Additional information about the British Travel Awards can be found at http://www.britishtravelawards.com.
About the British Travel Awards
The British Travel Awards is the largest awards programme in the UK created to reward the best companies in travel. Recognised by consumers and travel professionals throughout the UK, The British Travel Awards are widely referred to as the “Oscars” of the travel industry and are easily the most recognisable of all travel industry accolades amongst consumer and industry professionals alike. With categories spanning all types of holiday experience - transport, destination, cruise, customer service, holiday extras, and accommodation - The British Travel Awards is quite simply the benchmark for excellence when it comes to finding out who really is the best in the business.
About Holidays By Rail
Holidays By Rail is the one source for rail journeys throughout Europe, America, and Canada. Travellers can select from the largest assortment of worldwide independent train holidays, escorted rail tours, and luxury rail journeys as well as city breaks throughout Europe. For more information about Holidays By Rail and the company’s products, visit http://www.holidaysbyrail.com or phone 0800 033 7960.