Turkish Airlines lends it cultural expertise to the World Curry Festival, as it is named the official sponsor….reports Asian Lite News
The World Curry Festival, Bradford & Leeds, is now in its seventh year and is set to make Yorkshire a global curry destination. Sharing the love for food, culture and community, Turkish Airlines is thrilled with the prospect of welcoming foodies from far and wide to experience the authentic tastes of Asia, Europe and the Americas.
Both fun and educational, the World Curry Festival will provide visitors with a unique experience, celebrating the different cultures and international cuisines. Mr Zulfi Karim, Founder and CEO at World Curry Festival, added: “We celebrate curry as a food that brings people together. A food that not only opens up our taste buds, but our minds as well – taking us to a different place entirely, an experience Turkish Airlines offers to millions of travellers each year.”
Selim Ecirli, Turkish Airlines General Manager for Manchester, who spoke at the World Curry Festival gala dinner said: “Turkish Airlines is delighted to support this event and welcomes international foodies from across all corners of the globe. As the carrier that flies to more countries than any other, we are keen to attract more visitors to the region and with daily flights to 290 countries and connections from Manchester, Turkish Airlines can strongly support enhancing visitor numbers to north west England.”
Established in 1933 with a fleet of five aircraft, Star Alliance member Turkish Airlines is a 4-star airline today with a fleet of 335 (passenger and cargo) aircraft flying to 291 destinations worldwide with 242 international and 49 domestic. According to the 2016 Skytrax survey, Turkish Airlines was chosen as “Europe’s Best Airline” for the sixth and “Best Airline in Southern Europe” for the eighth consecutive time. Having won in 2010 the world’s “Best Economy Catering Service”, in 2013 and also in 2014 the world’s “Best Business Catering Service”, and “Best Business Class Lounge Dining”, “Best Business Airline Lounge” awards in last year’s survey, Turkish Airlines was awarded again the world’s “Best Business Class Dining Lounge” and “Best Business Class On-Board Catering” prizes in this year’s survey. More information about Turkish Airlines can be found on its official website www.turkishairlines.com or its social media accounts on Facebook, Twitter, Youtube, Linkedin, and Instagram.