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T+L Design Awards 2006

Puerta AméricaThe second Travel+Leisure Design Awards recognise architecture and design from every facet of the traveller’s world – everything from hotels to travel accessories.   In fact, there’s 15 categories and the winner of each is as follows:
  • Best Public Space: Terminal T4, Madrid Barajas International Airport
  • Best Small Hotel: Básico, Playa Del Carmen, Mexico
  • Best Large Hotel: Puerta América, Madrid
  • Best Travel Accessory (Shoe): Adidas To Go shoe
  • Best Museum: De Young, San Francisco
  • Best Cultural Space: Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, Berlin
  • Best Travel Accessory (Packing System): Flight 001
  • Best Travel Accessory (Electronics): Apple iPod Nano
  • Best Restaurant: Mix, Las Vegas
  • Best Retail Space: Viktor & Rolf, Milan
  • Best Travel Accessory (Watch): Jacob & Co.’s The World is Yours
  • Best Resort: Amanbagh, Rajasthan, India
  • Best Spa: Como Shambhala Estate, Bali
  • Best Travel Accessory (Gadget): TUMI adaptor
  • Best Travel Accessory (Clothing): Allegri jacket

Paul Johnson

Paul Johnson is Editor of A Luxury Travel Blog and has worked in the travel industry for more than 30 years. He is Winner of the Innovations in Travel ‘Best Travel Influencer’ Award from WIRED magazine. In addition to other awards, the blog has also been voted “one of the world’s best travel blogs” and “best for luxury” by The Daily Telegraph.

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  1. the ipod nano 3 years on would still get my vote as the best travel accesory never mind portable dvd players or blackberrys!

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