Staff at Viking River Cruises are celebrating after the line was awarded the title of Best River Cruise Company at the recent British Travel Awards 2012. The British Travel Awards (BTA) are regarded by many as the ¡®Oscars' of the travel industry and are the largest awards programme in the UK. The BTA stamp of approval is voted for by people from both trade and consumer backgrounds and based on their actual experiences with the company in receipt of the award.
Torstein Hagen, Chairman of Viking River Cruises, said: "During the past year, Viking won greater consumer and industry recognition than ever before. I attribute this to the efforts of our travel consultants, customer service team and onboard staff, all dedicated to providing our guests with the travel red tape shoes
experience of a lifetime. We look forward to welcoming you aboard soon". 2012 is the fourth year running in which Viking River Cruises have received the award from the BTA, in a successful 15th anniversary year which has seen the company also take the World Travel Award for Europe's Leading Cruise Company, Best Cruise Line at the Guardian Travel Awards and Best Cruise Line of the Year from Food and Travel Magazine. The line shoes
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