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Great Hotels of the World launches Great Signs of the World Competition

Great Hotels of the World (, the London-based hotel sales and marketing alliance, has launched a brand new photography competition where entrants will send in photos of the greatest signs they have come across during their travels or even in their own town.

Great Hotels of the World wants entrants to provide photos that are entertaining & unique, and photographs are not only restricted to just road signs! Entries can be of any type of sign, in any language, so long as the sign is translated correctly into English for the benefit of the audience.

The lucky winner will receive a stay in Croatia, including four nights accommodation for two at Valamar Lacroma Dubrovnik [] in Dubrovnik. The prize comprises a daily sumptuous breakfast, return airport transfers, room upgrade, complimentary use of the spa and fitness zones, free internet and 20% discount on individual wellness treatments.

To win, entrants have to submit a photograph of the greatest sign they have seen. Entries can be submitted by emailing and Great Hotels of the World will then add all the entries to its official Facebook page []. Great Hotels of the World will choose five lucky finalists whose photographs will be featured on the Great Hotels of the World website and the public will then vote for a winner.

The deadline for this exciting competition is the 26th August 2011 and entrants cannot enter more than three photographs. For more information on the competition and how to enter, please visit


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Great Hotels of the World

Great Hotels of the World ( provides global hotel reservation, sales and marketing services for an exclusive portfolio of primarily independent hotels and resorts worldwide. Great Hotels of the World provides a range of products, services and innovative technology solutions for over 250 hotels worldwide through trade shows, e-marketing, business travel sales, meeting and incentive sales, public relations, Meeting Forums and a private label GDS chain code (GW).

By acknowledging that each hotel’s core business is different, Great Hotels of the World helps hotels and consumers to “find their niche” by categorising member hotels into niche travel markets. Great Hotels’ dedicated programmes are aimed at the leisure, meetings and incentive and corporate markets, whilst the individual leisure collections reach precise areas of the market in which the hotel specialises in including gourmet, spa, golf, honeymoon and many more.

Membership of Great Hotels of the World is split into three tiers: the Luxury Collection, the Premium Collection and the Classic Collection and is by invitation only. Hotels must meet strict criteria before being accepted into the brand.

Further information on Great Hotels of the World can be found at


Ashleigh Silverman

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