Congratulations to @katherine1978, who guessed the most correct answers in Nancy Novogrod’s July 9th Twitter contest @nnovogro. She wins an invitation to the World’s Best Awards Party on July 21 in New York City and an opportunity to help us celebrate all the winners of the 2009 World’s Best Awards.
Thanks to all who participated. Here are the clues...and answers. And be sure to check out all the World’s Best Awards winners for 2009!
Q: How’s your flight? You can tweet me the answer if you are on board any route of this #TLWB domestic airline.
A: Virgin America
Q: Barack Obama spent part of his childhood in the country that is home to this 2009 #TLWB island.
Q: What a gem(stone)! This the first Caribbean property to be perched on the #TLWB list of top ten hotels overall.
A: Jade Mountain, St. Lucia
Q: The top African city hotel is named for a dozen peaks + notable missionaries famous for bringing good news. Which #TLWB winner is it?
A: Twelve Apostles Hotel + Spa, Cape Town
Q: Did Elton John take one of its special tango lessons when he visited this winning #TLWB South American City Hotel?
A: Palacio Duhau-Park Hyatt, Buenos Aires
Q: This city has more hotels (8 in all) on the #TLWB list of top 50 large city hotels in U.S. than any other. It also ranks No. 8 in world.
A: New York
Q: Despite a lack of outposts in U.S., this car-rental agency wowed T+L readers and took the top #TLWB spot for the 1st time.