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Sauvignon Blanc by the sea: A perfect summer combo!

On a hot Summer’s evening, what could be better than a glass of crisp Chilean Sauvignon Blanc on the sea front? In one of the most picturesque of...

LA MOTTE Retains Title as Great Wine Capitals Winner

For the second year in succession, historic wine estate, La Motte of Franschhoek is South Africa’s Best of Wine Tourism champion. The 2013 winner of the annual competition run by the Great Wine Capitals (GWC) once again came out narrowly ahead of Waterkloof Estate, Helderberg’s biodynamic winery situated on...

San Francisco | Napa Valley Innovators Receive Accolades for Excellence in Wine Tourism


NAPA VALLEY, Calif. (October 11, 2012) – As one of nine recognized “Great Wine Capitals,” San Francisco|Napa Valley is awarding hospitality leaders throughout the region 2013 Best Of Wine Tourism designations in seven categories. Each year, a panel of esteemed peers from within the industry convenes to recognize the wine-...

5th Best of Wine Tourism Awards for Mainz | Rheinhessen awarded

In the fifth Best of Wine Tourism Awards presented by the Great Wine Capitals network, the jury was once again impressed by the quality of the candidates’ applications. During the exciting deliberations directed by 2013 jury chairman District Administrator Claus Schick, all applications for the seven awards categories were given a close...

Wine Tourism Best Developped in SA, say International Wine Experts

“Wine tourism is better developed in South Africa than any country we know,” writes The International Wine Review in its latest report on South African wine, part of which it devoted to its wine tourism.

Porto Best Of Wine Tourism 2012 awards ceremony

The Best Of Wine Tourism 2012 awards ceremony will take place on 18 April, at 17:00, at the Town Hall, in the D. Maria Room.

The winners of the Best Of Wine Tourism awards in 2012 are:

  • International Award - Quinta do Portal – Architecture and Ladscapes
  • National Awards (by alphabetical order) - Casa Semarkinhas...

Bordeaux has launched the 10th edition of the Best Of Wine Tourism contest

The Bordeaux Chamber of Commerce and Industry has launched the 10th edition of the Best Of Wine Tourism contest early April.

All properties in Bordeaux and in the Aquitaine region can apply, as long as they have signed the "Vignobles & Chais en Bordelais" Charter or participate in the "Destination Vignobles" program.


Great Wine Capitals Announces 2011 International Best Of Winners

On 4 November 2010, nine properties and wine tourism operators were awarded a prestigious international Best Of Wine Tourism prize by the Great Wine Capitals Global Network in Christchurch, New Zealand

Entrega de los premios Best Of 2012 de las Grandes Capitales del Vino

El Comité Provincial de la Red Global de Grandes Capitales del Vino, presidido por el Secretario de Turismo de Mendoza, Luis Böhm, y con apoyo del Fondo Vitivinícola de Mendoza, entregarán por séptimo año consecutivo, los Premio Best Of  a bodegas, restaurantes y operadores turísticos. La cita es el 6 de septiembre, a las 11.30, en el...

Lanzamiento del BEST OF WINE TOURISM 2011 en GWC Mendoza

Se abre la convocatoria para participar del Best Off de las Grandes Capitales del Vino
Se lanzó la convocatoria para que bodegas, operadores turísticos, alojamientos y restaurantes participen del concurso Bet Of 2011, en los que se eligirán los mejores emprendimientos vinculados al turismo del vino...


GWC Blog

March 9, 2015
This post, written by Britt Karlsson, participated in the 2014 Guest Bloggers' Program sponsored by...