London, United Kingdom (PressExposure) July 08, 2009 -- Sixt rent a car has been nominated for Europe's Leading Car Hire award at the 2009 World Travel Awards which will take place in October.
The World Travel Awards have been hailed by the Wall Street Journal as the "Travel industry's equivalent to the Oscar's", and are regarded as the most comprehensive and prestigious awards program in the global travel industry. The World Travel Awards were established in 1993 to acknowledge and celebrate excellence within the world's travel and tourism industry.
With thousands of votes cast by travel professionals from 167,000 travel agencies in over 160 countries across the globe, winning a World Travel Award has become one of the highest accolades a travel product can receive. Nominations are based on the previous year's voting and recommendations made by travel, tourism and hospitality industry professionals.
Voters have until the 1st of September to cast their votes and the awards ceremony will take place on the 17th of October at the Luxurious Marriott Praia D'El Rey Golf & Beach Resort Hotel in the costal town of Obidos an hours drive from the Portuguese Capital of Lisbon.
Sixt rent a car are delighted to be nominated for the award and take huge pride in offering great quality vehicles and first class service at an affordable price across Europe and Worldwide through a network of 3,500 locations.