Niamh Quinlan of Travel Counsellors is our October winner in the ITTN+EMIRATES Travel Photographer of the Year competition with her photo entitled: Sunset Glow. Niamh took her photo with a Panasonic Lumix TZ70 digital camera on 23rd October 2016 at Rossbeigh Beach, Co Kerry.
The 2016 ITTN+EMIRATES Travel Photographer of the Year competition, which is now closed, ran over five months from June to October 2016 and received 290 entries from 65 people. All the entries can be viewed at: www.ittn.ie/travel-photographer-of-the-year-competition-entries/
The other four monthly winners are Katarina Trnikova, J Barter Travel Group; Tim Carey, The Travel Boutique; Enda Larkin, Sunway; and Bettina Haltmayer, ClickandGo.com. In addition, a wild card finalist is being chosen from all 290 entries submitted by a panel of judges comprising Enda Corneille, Country Manager Ireland, Emirates; professional photographer Paul Sherwood; and Michael Flood, ITTN Editor.
All six finalists receive a voucher for €200, a trophy and an invitation to be a guest Emirates at the 25th Silver Jubilee Irish Travel Trade Awards, which will be held at the DoubleTree by Hilton Dublin – Burlington Road on Friday 25th November 2016, when the overall winner will be announced and presented with tickets for two from Dublin to any destination on Emirates’ extensive worldwide network of over 150 destinations.
You can experience some of the excitement of last year’s event at: www.youtube.com/watch?v=lxiSzYpWEu4. Then come and join us in the Silver Jubilee celebrations at the Irish travel industry’s networking party of the year – and don’t forget to bring your business card to enter the Prize Draw for 18 great prizes, including flights for two from Dublin to the Seychelles, Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Bangkok, Singapore, Hong Kong, New York, Chicago or Toronto, or for holidays for two in Salou or Malta.
Table of 12 = €1,800 + VAT @ 23% = €2,214.00
Table of 10 = €1,500 + VAT @ 23% = €1,845.00
Single tickets = €150 + VAT @ 23% = €184.50
You can book your tables and seats online now at: www.ittn.ie/awards-2016/