Travel + Leisure best in the world announced

Results of the Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards 2011 Readers’ Survey were announced this week, revealing the world’s top hotels, airlines, cruise lines, islands and more.

“It’s clear that remote and exotic destinations-places that convey a sense of authenticity and adventure-are ruling the day once again in Travel + Leisure’s World’s Best Awards,” said Nancy Novogrod , editor in chief of Travel + Leisure.

Let’s take a look at the best of the best

World’s Best City- Bangkok

Worlds Best Hotel- Singita Grumeti Reserves (Saskwa Lodge, Sabora Tented Camp, and Faru Faru Lodge), Tanzania

World’s Best Island- Santorini Greece

Worlds Best Large-Ship Cruise Line- Crystal Cruises

Worlds Best Small-Ship Cruise Line- Seabourn

World’s Best River Cruise Line- Tauck

World’s Best International Airline- Singapore Airlines

World’s Best Domestic Airline- Virgin America

World’s Best Tour- Micato Safari’s

World’s Best Car Rental Agency- Zipcar

World’s Best Destination Spa- Rancho La Puerta Fitness Resort & Spa Tecate, Mexico

World’s Best Hotel Spa- Sofitel Queenstown Hotel & Spa New Zealand

See all the winners at Travel + Leisure.

This year a digital edition for the iPad will be available for $1.99 on iTunes beginning July 11. This special iPad edition will include dozens of trip ideas, with itineraries created by T+L editors and insider information on World’s Best Award-winning destinations such as New York, Florence, Bali, the Great Barrier Reef, and beyond. Users can tap in to destination guides for the top cities and islands right from the digital version, with advice on where to stay, what to do, and how to create your own perfect trip. Plus, there are direct links to sites for the hotels, cruise lines, outfitters, and destinations for easy booking and users can share trip ideas via Facebook, Twitter, and email.