On the afternoon of 25 January we'll be gathering - albeit virtually - to celebrate the very best of travel media across 21 award categories. In addition to these categories, which attracted over 900 entries, we have decided this year to introduce an award recognising Travel Media Champions — individuals who [...]
We're excited to announce that adventurer, author and photographer Levison Wood is the worthy recipient of the 2020 Special Contribution Award. Levison has worked and travelled in over 100 countries and has written seven best-selling books. He has produced six critically acclaimed documentaries which have aired around the world. He is a Major [...]
The Travel Media Awards have announced this year’s finalists. The judges have had a difficult job picking the finalists for this year’s Travel Media Awards. The judging panel, made up of some 60 judges from leading travel businesses and travel media, has now whittled down the huge number of entries to compile a [...]
The Travel Media Awards are, like so much this year, going to look a little different, as we're moving to a fully virtual event. The awards will still be taking place on 25 January, but we're going to be raising our glasses to the winners at home as we celebrate online.With the Covid-19 situation still [...]
It might still be difficult to travel, but that doesn't stop us dreaming of our next adventures — and brilliant travel TV and radio shows are ideal for helping us imagine where we'll go next.
Hilary Bradt, winner of the Special Contribution Award 2019, on why Guidebooks matter more than ever
Hilary Bradt, founder of Bradt Travel Guides, who was awarded the Special Contribution Award at the 2019 Travel Media Awards, has spoken about why guidebooks still play in important role — even in these difficult times.
TravelMole won Trade Publication of the Year — Online at the Travel Media Awards in October. We chat to editor Bev Fearis about travel, the trade industry and everything in between 1. What do you think makes a good travel story from a trade perspective? A good travel trade story needs to have all [...]
22 October 2019, London: The Travel Media Awards is pleased to announce this year’s winners, following a ceremony held at The Landmark London on 21 October, attended by representatives of the UK’s top travel media. At the event, 20 publications, broadcasters, journalists and photographers were each honoured with a prestigious award. Anthony Leyens, co-founder [...]
We talk to the winner of the Social Photographer of the Year award about how to take the perfect shot for social media success. How did you get into travel photography? I’ve had a passion for photography ever since I was young, but could never settle on a specific genre to pursue. As I [...]
Image: Pablo Strong Freelance writer Lauren won the Young Travel Writer at the Travel Media Awards 2018. We grab five minutes to talk to her How did you first get into travel writing? Only relatively recently. I’ve written about food for many years and was lucky enough to go on a few press trips; [...]