This Week in Travel podcast wins a 3rd North American Travel Journalism Association Award

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The This Week in Travel podcast which Gary Arndt, Jen Leo and I produce just won its 3rd North American Travel Journalism Association Award in as many years. This year we won a bronze in the Video category, having moved from the audio category where we competed in previous years. Congratulations to all the NATJA award winners in both categories.

MEDIA – Electronic, Video, Broadcast
Category 153: Travel Broadcast – Video & Television

  • Gold: Christine van Blokland, “Curious Traveler: Secrets of Grand Central Terminal,” Cox Video on Demand Travel Channel
  • Silver: Glen Abbott, “Terlingua Ghost Town, Texas,” Harley – Davidsons Hog Magazine – online edition
  • Bronze: Gary Arndt, Chris Christensen, and Jen Leo, “This Week in Travel,”

Category 153A: Travel Broadcast – Podcast & Radio

  • Gold: Tonya & Ian Fitzpatrick, “Gettysburg-Past and Present,” World Footprints Radio
  • Silver: Kathleen Curry, “Travel Brigade Podcast,” Travel Brigade
  • Bronze: Tonya & Ian Fitzpatrick, “New Orleans French Quarter Festival 2013 – Live Broadcast,” World Footprints Radio
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by Chris Christensen

I am the host of the Amateur Traveler. The Amateur Traveler is an online travel show that focuses primarily on travel destinations and what are the best places to travel to. It includes both a weekly audio podcast, a video podcast, and a blog.

2 Responses to “This Week in Travel podcast wins a 3rd North American Travel Journalism Association Award”



Congrats Chris, you and Gary put together one heck of a show! Best wishes going forward!



Thanks Adam! Jen is the one who generally finds our interesting guests.

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