Hall of Fame
Special section to honor those websites that have earned the Alcazarén Gold Award, closed ones not shown. The most recent winner is listed first.
16th winner on 2007-05-27
RMS Caronia II Timeline
Requested by: Peter Stevens.
Description: Charting the glittering career of Cunard's world-famous 'Green Goddess' - the RMS Caronia. Enjoy exploring an era of luxury ocean travel that's not likely to ever be repeated!
Evaluator's comments: As the description clearly states, the exploration of an era of luxury ocean travel that's not likely to ever be repeated is very well documented and in a perfectly designed presentation. The time and effort dedicated to this site is impressive (more than 700 pages), all compliant with W3C standards and WAI accessibility.
15th winner on 2006-04-13
Requested by: Jin Seok Kim.
Description: Koreans have loved orchids always, they have often been the subject of paintings and poems. This site introduces Korean orchids with plenty of images.
Evaluator's comments: The quality of the photographs and the precise orchids cataloging and description is superior, the web site design and navigation is also excelent.
14th winner on 2006-02-28
Los Barcos de Eugenio
Requested by: Eugenio Castillo.
Description: Colección personal de fotografías de barcos de guerra y aviación naval.
Evaluator's comments: La cantidad de fotos e información sobre barcos y aviación naval es exhaustiva. Es destacable, también, el gran detalle de los datos y el esmerado diseño de la página que a su vez cumple con los criterios de accesibilidad y de la W3C, todo ello nada fácil dado el tamaño y tipo de la misma. El gran esmero y trabajo es evidente, muchas felicidades.
Nota: Primera página española premiada con este galardón de Oro.
13th winner on 2005-10-03
Requested by: Raffaele Russo.
Description: If you have ever wondered just what the Euro is, here you can view the euro coins with descriptions and learn what countries are part of the Eurozone.
Evaluator's comments: Exhaustive Euro information, concise and with a perfect graphical presentation, the site design is of great quality. A site to revisit, added a link in our own web page as a must Euro reference resort.
12th winner on 2005-10-03
Luuk's Travel Site
Requested by: Luuk Francken.
Description: Travel tips to several destinations around the World, personnal travel experiences gathered during the author's journeys. In all there are indications of where to go, what to see, etc.
Evaluator's comments: In addition to the travel tips the site comprises other interesting group of topics, their layout is very easy to follow and the informations contains no redundancy. An elegant and practical design fits nicelly with the content. A well deserved award.
11th winner on 2005-10-03
Marseille Prospective Lions Club
Requested by: Didier Grau.
Description: The main club activities are the "Marseilles Talking book Library" isnce 1978, the humanitarian action in third world countries (Humani Terra International), children sponsoring in Cambodia and Thailand and the Lions Opera Club.
Evaluator's comments: All of the club activities are perfectly shown within the web page, the way the different sections are presented reflect the maturity of the site and its well driven navigation. Accesibility and web standards compliance is of paramount importance too, a good evaluation outcome on our part, congratulations.
8th winner on 2005-02-13
Poetry from the Heart
Requested by: Bernie Howe.
Description: Clean new design to display all my original poetry and short stories. Poems are seen in a pop-up window for ease of navigation and faster load times. In the poetry style section there are 18 different types with a definition and example of each, plus a nice large list of writing links to help you along in your writing.
Evaluator's comments: The site visit is enjoyable, the poetry styles definitions are welcomed and the main content (poetry and stories) is emotionally warming. Site design quality matches its subject in addition to being W3C and accessibility compliant. Congratulations for the site delicacy all over.
7th winner on 2005-01-02
Requested by: Wendy Sears.
Description: Advice relating to workplace health and safety.
Evaluator's comments: The health and safety information is concise and complete in all areas. The site design is delicate with an appropriate use of white space. The adherence to the W3C Recommendations and Accessibility standards is welcomed. Congratulations for this nice and useful website.
5th winner on 2004-05-24
Re-evaluated on 2006-02-28
Tim's Spider Corner
Requested by: Tim Beylemans.
Description: An educational site for all spider fans that addresses the conservation of nature. You will find bird eating spider information, as well as an assortment of pictures, handling tips, resource links, a spider knowledge quiz, and the complete anatomy of a bird eating spider.
Evaluator's comments: It has been a pleasure to re-visit your site and offer you the upgrade. The information about the bird eating spiders is extensive and interesting, your website design is superb and perfectly matches its content, your Award Program and your compliance with the W3C is also considered and shows the effort and dedication put in the enhancement of the website, it clearly deserves the award.
4th winner on 2004-04-30
Re-evaluated on 2006-03-03
Witheridge - A Gateway to the Two Moors Way
Requested by: David C. Taylor.
Description: The Witheridge Village web site, which has been designed to provide a broad range of both community and historical information pages for the use of residents and visitors alike, as well as serving as a platform to promote our village on the world wide web.
Evaluator's comments: The information given is complete and well organized, the website design is exquisite and delicate, your attention to the details is well noticed as well as the compliance with the W3C standards and the Accessibility recommendations. It was a pleasure to evaluate your site.
2nd winner on 2003-11-24
Re-evaluated on 2006-03-03
Requested by: Jin Seok Kim.
Description: Web Master's art work and graphic deign and photos. Extensive resource for information on the country of South Korea, as well as a resident Award Program.
Evaluator's comments: It has been a pleasure to get in touch with your website and I am very happy to offer you the mentioned award. The information about Korea is very exhaustive and I was very surprised in how extremely well treated and organized it was. The web design is also perfect and I found no failures in your coding. In short, your website deserves this award.