The World Travel Awards Asia and Oceania 2019 has been organized on Phu Quoc island, a popular tourist island off the southern Vietnamese province of Kien Giang.

At this year’s ceremony, Vietnam was honored with the title of Asia’s Leading Destination for the second year in a row.

The Southeast Asian country also won the awards for Asia’s Leading Culinary Destination and Asia’s Leading Cultural Destination.

Hoi An, a tourist city in the central province of Quang Nam and home to Hoi An Ancient Town – a UNESCO World Heritage Site, was named Asia's Leading Cultural City Destination./.