STOWE, Vermont—September 14, 2010—Adventure tour operator Boundless Journeys was recently the recipient of Travel Weekly’s Magellan Award, the premier award for the travel industry, honoring the best in travel and saluting outstanding travel professionals.
Judged by a group of travel industry peers and held to the highest standards of excellence, Boundless Journeys’ Web site, www.BoundlessJourneys.com was selected as a 2010 Silver Magellan Award Winner in the Tour Operators | Consumer Web site category. The 2010 Magellan Awards received entries from top travel organizations and professionals worldwide and, according to judges, the quality of the work was outstanding. Says company president, Matt Holmes: “Being selected as a Magellan Award Winner is a tremendous achievement and celebrates a high standard of excellence within the travel industry. We’ve worked hard to create a site that is informative, inspiring, and easy to use. It’s great to be recognized in this way by our peers.”
Boundless Journeys’ Magellan Award win is in addition to other recent recognition of the company as an adventure travel industry leader; in 2009 Boundless Journeys was a top 10 “World’s Best” Tour Operator (as voted by the readers of Travel + Leisure magazine), and also named one of the “Best Adventure Travel Companies on Earth” by the editors’ of National Geographic ADVENTURE magazine. Several Boundless Journeys itineraries have also been recognized as among the 50 best “Tours of a Lifetime” over the years by the editors of National Geographic Traveler, including tours to Bhutan, Ireland, Palau, and Spain.