What a nice and unexpected email I just received!
"Tripbase Awards 2011
I am pleased to inform you that your site has been chosen to receive a Tripbase 2011 Blog Award.
This year our panel of judges reviewed hundreds of sites from across the Internet before hand-selecting the best ten for each travel category. Your site is among these elite ranks, and can be seen here:
I would like to congratulate you on your continued hard work and achievement in winning a Tripbase Award - this year, the awards have been featured in CNBC, CBS and AOL News.
Well done once again, and keep up the great work.
~ Tripbase Inc ~"