And, our big news!  Encounter Travel was awarded
WINNER - Solo Only Travel

Coming up against global competition, we are chuffed to have earned the recognition of the panel of judges and to be awarded this honour. 
And this year, after winning the ‘Specialty Tours’ Award in 2017, the announcement is twice as sweet.

The judges of the Solo Travel Awards include:

  • Spud Hilton, travel editor, San Francisco Chronicle
  • Keith Jenkins, CEO, iambassador and publisher, Velvet Escape
  • Tracey Nesbitt, editor and contributor, Solo Traveler
  • Lola (Akinmade) Åkerström, award-winning writer and photographer
  • Su Höller, solo traveler and Destination & Influencer Marketing for Graz Tourist Office
The Company Behind The Awards

Solo Traveler, established in 2009, is the definitive resource and community for those who travel alone. Over 300,000 travelers from 159 countries engage with the community every month. The Solo Travel Awards were launched in 2017 to recognise companies that are effectively catering to the solo travel market. The 2019 Awards will open in April.