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Trip Advisor gave Fernando de Noronha the title of Best Island in South America and the tenth best in the world. The award Traveller’s Choice Islands 2015, promoted by the website Trip Advisor – website where internet users elect and comment their opinion on their experiences – Gave Fernando de Noronha the title of best island in South America and tenth best on the World.
Among the competitors, two other Brazilian islands, Ilha Grande, Rio de Janeiro (2nd place) and Ilha de Boipeba, Bahia (10th place). Islands from Chile, Colombia, the Galapagos Islands, Venezuela and Los Lagos Region also made the list.
The award ceremony was held on Tuesday (22) at São Paulo, and it was received by the general administrator of the island , Reginaldo Valência Junior , accompanied by Pernambuco Secretary of Tourism, Felipe Carreras and Empetur’s president, Luis Eduardo Antunes. The Pernambuco archipelago is the most desired destinations at Brazil, according to a survey.
On the world scene you can already see that its recognition and the search for it are up. For two consecutive years Noronha received the title of World’s Best Beach by Trip Advisor (2013 and 2014).
‘’Achieving another important prize such as the Traveller’s Choice Island 2015, as the best island in South America and the tenth best in the world gives me joy. First, to know that its natural beauty won a place in the hearts of who has met Noronha. And second, because it proves that the actions taken by the state in favor of infrastructure and the islands promotion were successful ,’’ says Reginaldo Valência Junior, general manager.
The Traveller’s Choice Island award is one of many annual awards Trip Advisor gives, which are based in the opinions and comments of millions of travelers around the world to identify and reward the best hotels, restaurants, attractions, beaches, destinations, islands and museums.
In its third edition, the award recognized the best islands around the planet in rankings of the top 10 in the world and also by regions and countries: Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, Europe, Greece, Italy, South America, South Pacific, Spain, United Kingdom and United States. The winners of the Traveller’s Choice Island are determined based on the quality and quantity of ratings, in the past 12 months, of the hotels, restaurants and attractions listed on each island at the Trip Advisor Website.