Travel Blog Awards 2018: and the winners are...

The Winners of the First Travel Blog Awards

Saturday 3 February, the first edition of the Belgian Travel Blog Awards was hosted in The Hotel in Brussels during the annual blogger event BloggersUTD – the travel gathering. In order to be in the running for an award, travel bloggers could submit cases which were evaluated by a professional jury consisting of Frederik De Swaef (editor-in chief at Flair), Jan Peeters (editor-in chief at Travel360), Tom Cole (Online strategist Brussels Airlines) and Keith Jenkins (Managing director at iAmbassador). In total, 130 cases were sent in for 10 categories. Below, you can find an overview of the winners.

Best Adventure - sponsored by Audi

Best Beach - sponsored by VVV Texel

  • Wonderful Wanderings - submitted case: Aruba

Best Belgian - sponsored by Toerisme Mechelen

  • Trekking et Voyage - submitted case: Ardennes

Best Citytrip - sponsored by Tourism board of Poland ​

  • Gerrit and the city - submitted case: New York

Best Culinary - sponsored by Tourism board of Austria

Best Hotel - sponsored by Grecotel

  • Het is de Merckx - submitted case: Bali

Best Lifestyle - sponsored by Las Vegas Convention Bureau

  • Curls and bags - submitted case: New York

Best Roadtrip - sponsored by Sunny Cars

  • Dichtbij & Ver weg - submitted case: Namibia

Best Winter - sponsored by Tourism board of Germany

  • Travelboulevard - submitted case: Tignes

Story of the Year - sponsored by Catalunya

  • Dichtbij & Ver weg - submitted case: Namibia


Bloggers UTD is organized by PR-agency Sound of C




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