WASHINGTON, 10 June (BelTA - Anadolu Agensy). - A leading American travel magazine has named Istanbul the "Best Leisure Destination in Europe."
The winners of Global Traveler's 10th Leisure Lifestyle Awards were announced Wednesday during a ceremony at the Lotos Club in New York City.
Istanbul was followed by Lisbon, Portugal and Krakow, Poland.
With nearly half a million monthly readers, Global Traveler is a magazine for the frequently traveling business and luxury elite.
It also awarded Istanbul Airport "The Best Airport for Layovers" and "The Best Family-Friendly International Airport." Communications Director Gokhan Sengul received the awards on behalf of the airport.