Awards

Travel Media Awards awarded to Josephine Matyas

  • 2014 CTC GoMedia Travel Writing Blogging Award
  • 2013 Travel Media Association of Canada, Best Service Feature, Honourable Mention
  • 2013 Travel Media Association of Canada, Best Story About Travel in Canada, Honourable Mention
  • 2013 Ottawa Tourism Travel Writing Award, runner-up
  • 2012 Travel Media Association of Canada, Best food & drink feature
  • 2012 Ottawa Tourism Travel Writing Award, two runner-up awards
  • 2010 Caribbean Tourism Organization, Best feature-consumer magazine
  • 2010 Caribbean Tourism Organization, Best feature-trade magazine
  • 2010 Caribbean Tourism Organization, Best photograph
  • 2009 Discover America Canada, Excellence in Travel Writing
  • 2009 Alto Alberta Tourism Awards, Excellence in Travel Journalism, Finalist
  • 2008 Valais Media Award (Switzerland), First Place (English)
  • 2007 Travel Alberta Destination Award for Excellence in Travel Writing
  • 2007 Tourism Calgary Award for Excellence in Travel Writing
  • 2007 Discover America Canada, Excellence in Travel Writing
  • 2007 TMAC Award for Excellence in Travel Journalism, International Destination
  • 2005 Starwood Bursary for Continuing Education
  • 2004 Fairmont Hotels and Resorts Award for Excellence in Ecotourism Reporting