Big Boys Taken down

Tourism NZ website New Zealand.com has won the online equivalent of an Oscar – a Webby . The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences named New Zealand.com the top tourism website in the world, ahead of the Italian Tourism Commission, Puerto Rico Tourism and Yellowstone Park. “The tourism world is highly competitive, and this award shows how sophisticated and innovative New Zealand’s marketing is,” says Tourism NZ Chief Executive George Hickton. “We are not only competing, we’re actually beating the ‘big boys’ of the tourism industry.”


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