BOULDER, CO - October 4, 2010 - Asia Transpacific Journeys, a
leading US-based Asia tour
operator, has received a 2010 WebAward for Outstanding
Achievement in Web Design and Development. Their award-winning
entry, "Asia Travel Company - Asia Transpacific Journeys," was
created by RTP Interactive and Asia Transpacific Journeys and has
been recognized as the new Standard of Excellence in the travel
industry. The WebAward competition is the world's premier award
recognition program for Web developers and marketers,
established by the Web Marketing Association in 1997 to set a
standard of excellence for website development. Web sites in 96
different industries are reviewed by independent expert judges, and
winners use the WebAward to promote both their work and their
"Our web site was designed to capture our elegant style together
with the natural beauty, iconic landmarks and friendly atmosphere
of Asia. RTP Interactive has delivered a site that is visually
rich, user friendly and easy to navigate. Travelers find it easy to
gather information, review specific trip particulars, detailed maps
and plan their Asia travel." notes Marilyn Downing Staff, Founder
and CEO of Asia Transpacific Journeys.
Suzanne Billante, Vice President at E-Commerce Natixis Global
Associates, praises the value of the competition: "The WebAward
competition is a wonderful way to gauge the quality of our websites
against not only our industry, but the broader internet
About Asia Transpacific Journeys
Asia Transpacific Journeys is an Asia travel
company and Asia tour operator located in Boulder, Colorado.
Since 1987, Asia Transpacific Journeys has specialized in custom
journeys and small group trips to Asia and the Pacific region.
Outstanding service, long-standing partnerships and deeply
insightful cultural interpretation make Asia Transpacific Journeys
the Asia tour operator of choice for the American Museum of Natural
History, The Harvard and Yale alumni associations, the World
Wildlife Fund, and discerning world travelers.
In November 2009, Asia Transpacific Journeys received Travel +
Leisure magazine's Global Vision Award for its clean water project
in Burma and featured the Insider's Vietnam Small Group Trip among
"15 Trips to Change Your World."