JapanQuest Journeys Awards and Designations

Travel + Leisure A-List

Scott Gilman, Co-founder and Managing Director of JapanQuest Journeys, has been chosen for the 2020 A-List, Travel + Leisure’s annual collection of the best travel advisors and specialists, as chosen by the editors. Scott has been recognized by T+L for his expertise on Japan, his dedication to excellence, and his ability to deliver the highest-caliber unique experiences for our clients. Only the very best agents in the travel industry are considered. In the annual A-List, Travel + Leisure showcases the best in the business—the destination experts who can help devise the trip of a lifetime.


Wendy Perrin’s WOW List

Scott also shares a place on former Conde Nast journalist Wendy Perrin’s WOW List of trusted travel experts, a collection of the best travel planners around the world whom Wendy has tested and vetted based on her own experience as a traveler and journalist, and based on feedback from her readers.

Town & Country magazine calls Wendy “The Travel Whisperer” who will take you “as close as you can get to vacation perfection.” Condé Nast Traveler praises “The Wizardry of Wendy” and her “encyclopedic knowledge of all things travel.” After 25 years at the pinnacle of travel journalism, Wendy has amassed comprehensive knowledge of the world’s best travel solutions and fixers. She wants to share this knowledge and help people have the best trips possible.


Condé Nast Traveler’s Top Travel Specialists

Scott has been recognized as one of Condé Nast Traveler’s Top Travel Specialists for 2021! Condé Nast’s discerning list of travel planners pull off the impossible and spare you the logistics.