28th Annual NATJA Awards Submissions is Now Open!

Get your stories, photos, videos and podcasts ready! The 28th Annual NATJA Awards Competition is now accepting entries until October 31st. Details for the competition, including categories and guidelines, are now up on the NATJA website. This awards competition recognizes the best of the best from travel media and travel promotion submitted by travel journalists, publications, public relations agencies and CVBs/DMOs. Get…

Jayme Moye to Receive Keith Bellows Award For Excellence In Travel Journalism

PASADENA, CALIF. – The North American Travel Journalists Association (NATJA) is pleased to announce that journalist Jayme Moye has been selected to receive the Keith Bellows Award for Excellence in Travel Journalism, named in honor of the long time Editor-in-Chief of National Geographic Traveler. The award will be presented at the Inaugural NATJA Awards Dinner on Friday, February 15th in Los…

NATJA Announces Inaugural Awards Dinner

The North American Travel Journalists Association (NATJA) will celebrate the winners of the 2018 Awards Competition on Friday, February 15th at a dinner at the City Club Los Angeles, located on the 51st floor of the City National Bank building with sweeping views of Los Angeles. Tickets are available for $75 per person and are available for purchase…

David Noyes to Receive Keith Bellows Award for Excellence in Travel Journalism

The North American Travel Journalists Association is pleased to announce that David Noyes will receive the Keith Bellows Award for Excellence in Travel Journalism for his outstanding work as a journalist and photographer and his commitment to changing the world through the organization he founded, Innocent Eyes Project. The Keith Bellows Award was established to honor his work as the…

NATJA Advisory Board Meets in Idyllwild, CA

Last month, the NATJA Advisory Board held its first annual retreat where they discussed potential new member benefits and exciting professional development sessions for our annual conference. Hosted by NATJA members Marc Kassouf and Nathan DePetris, proprietors of Strawberry Creek Inn and Quiet Creek Inn, the naturally tranquil setting of the retreat created a serene…