The Vacation Gals Travel Blog, 2010 Bloggies Finalist

Like most travel writers, The Vacation Gals really enjoy seeing the world and sharing our vacations with our friends and families. Even more, we thrive on helping make travel experiences manageable for our readers, through destination overviews, travel tips, gear reviews, and vacation advice.

Best Travel Weblog 2010 BloggiesIt’s a thrill, therefore, to be finalists in the 2010 Bloggies — the 10th annual Weblog Awards. It’s especially exciting since is a relatively new blog for us; though we’ve collaborated on other projects before, this website only launched in September 2009. The category we’re nominated in is “Best Travel Weblog” and we’re proud to be in such good company. Other finalists are Go Backpacking, Everything Everywhere, A Traveler’s Library, and Camels & Chocolate.

There are so many fantastic travel blogs out there, from hilarious (TravelSavvyMom) to high-end (Ciao Bambino) to some aimed at living meaningfully (Global Citizen Project), just to name a few. All are worthy of note, please give them a look: There is some bit of wisdom to be gained from each well-written travel blog out there.

And in terms of the finalists for the 2010 Bloggies, please go vote for your favorite. All of us share the The Vacation Galspassion for seeing the world and expanding readers’ knowledge. No matter where our travels take us, we hope the experiences lead to richer, happier lives for all of us.

12 Comments on "The Vacation Gals Travel Blog, 2010 Bloggies Finalist"

  1. That is wonderful!!!!!

  2. I love your blog, will be voting for you!

  3. Congratulations! I am so very happy and excited for you!!!!!

  4. Congratulations. I’m jealous because you wrote such a gracious announcement, and mine was so crass.

  5. Congratulation!! You gals definitely deserve this!! Keep up a great work.

  6. That’s fantastic – congrats! I’ve enjoyed subscribing since last September (and contributing a couple of posts as “FarFlung Gal”) and am glad you’re getting the recognition the site deserves.

  7. Kathy @ Parent Talk Today | January 24, 2010 at 12:39 pm | Reply

    Congrats! Just voted for you and wrote a post about all the cool things you’re doing over here. I love your writing, and you always make me want to pack my bags… I was also very impressed with the graciousness of your post here and how you mentioned others in the category. You’re a class act!

  8. Thank you all for your lovely comments – we sure do appreciate your support!

  9. Congrats! You are so right about the hight quality of everyone in the category – and the great thing is, they are remarkable in their own way. Very different, yet spreading the message that traveling is good for the soul.

    Thanks for all of the fabulous information you share everyday.

    Debbie Ferm

  10. congratulations on your nomination, I’m up for best European blog too – what a thrill. Cross fingers for all of us!

  11. You know I’m voting for you!

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