Lion World Travel Celebrates Award-Winning Rhino Conservation Efforts

DELRAY BEACH, Fla., Sept. 29, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — South Africa’s rhino population faces an unprecedented threat of extinction from relentless poaching in recent years. In an effort to spread awareness about the critical threats facing the population and to support various organizations fighting for rhino conservation, Lion World Travel has partnered with major organizations and launched several campaigns, including a “Name the Little Rhino” campaign that was selected as a Travel Weekly 2015 Gold Magellan Award Winner.For details and reservations, please contact Lion World Travel at 1-800-387-2706 to speak to one of their Africa specialists, or visit Lion World Travel
Lion World Travel is the leading tour operator from North America specializing in group and individual tours to Southern and East Africa, and is a member of the renowned Travel Corporation, which also includes: Trafalgar Tours, Contiki, Brendan Vacations, Insight Vacations, The Red Carnation Hotel Collection and Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection. In its 51st year, clients continue to benefit from Lion World Travels’ destination knowledge, expertise, and emphasis on customer service. With their safari specialists all having first-hand knowledge of Africa, Lion World Travel can confidently assist clients in creating an African adventure that fits their specific interests as well as their budget. Extraordinary service, affordable luxury and value for money are what keep clients coming back to Lion World Travel.
Winner of the South African Tourism Ubuntu Awards “Top Producing Tour Operator for North America”
for 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014
Lion World Travel is a member of the family-owned The Travel Corporation (TTC) and is renowed and trusted for its outstanding quality, service, value, reliability and financial stability.About The TreadRight Foundation
Created as a joint initiative between The Travel Corporation‘s family of brands, The TreadRight Foundation is a not-for-profit that works to help ensure the environment and communities we visit remain vibrant and preserved for generations to come. To date, TreadRight has supported more than 35 sustainable tourism projects worldwide. The foundation’s guiding principle is to encourage sustainable tourism development through conservation, leadership and support for communities.
###Susan Chou
Public Relations Coordinator
Twitter: @Susan_TravCorp

Arnelle Kendall
Vice President of Public Relations
Twitter: @ArnelleKendall

Sara Verk
Marketing, Lion World Travel