Travel Contests: Week of October 16, 2013

Blogger Contest: Win a Scenic Cruise

This week’s travel contests include: Win a European Scenic Cruise for two in our JohnnyJet.com blogger contest! Win a trip for two to Florence worth nearly $10,000 (on Facebook) Win a trip to Australia to compete in a Tough Mudder event or win registration to U.S. events from Dos Equis Win a 4-night trip for four […]

Travel Contests: Week of October 9, 2013

Scenic Cruises

This week’s travel contests include: Win a European Scenic Cruise for two in our JohnnyJet.com blogger contest! Win a 6-day culinary trip for two to Venice (requires Facebook) Win a Norwegian Cruise Lines cruise to your choice of destinations plus $2,000 to spend Win a trip to Paris and $500 in spending money in Oscillo’s […]

Travel Contests of the Week: October 2, 2013

Scenic Cruises

This week’s travel contests include: Win an 8-day European River Cruise from Scenic Cruises in our blogger contest! Win over $6,000 worth of free travel (need a SPG account; it’s free to join) Win a 3-night trip for two to Barbados from Food and Wine Win a 6-day culinary trip for two to Venice from Cost […]

Santo Domingo and Dominican Chocolate

Hostal Nicolas de Ovando

Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic is a city of culture and history. It is the oldest city in the New World, founded by Bartholomew Columbus (son of Christopher) in 1496. The historic Spanish architecture in the Zona Colonial with tropical flora and hot humid nights are uniquely Caribbean. I explored the Zona Colonial—the old Santo Domingo—with Tequia […]

Travel Contests: Week of September 11, 2013

Contests September 11, 2013

This week’s travel contests include: Win a $35,000 trip to Italy (on Facebook) Win a week-long Norwegian cruise from O Magazine Win a trip to the World Beard and Moustache Championships in Germany Win a 7-day Norwegian cruise vacation for two Win a beer-themed trip to Belgium Win a trip for two to Aruba and […]

Travel Contests: Week of September 4, 2013

Travel contests September 4, 2013

This week’s travel contests include: Win a chance to attend ‘Food & Wine All-Star Weekend’ in Las Vegas Win 500,000 Virgin America Elevate points Jamba Juice’s Cool Your Jets Sweepstakes (on Facebook) Win a free trip to both London and Paris Win a Viking River Cruise (on Facebook) Win a Caribbean island vacation on St. […]

Travel Contests: Week of August 28, 2013

Travel contests August 28, 2013

This week’s travel contests include: Win a week-long Disney cruise Win a DreamWorks experience aboard a Royal Caribbean cruise Win $10,000 toward your dream vacation from the Travel Channel Win a $5,000 wine-themed trip to Argentina

The Club Barbados

Barbados

Crystal-clear waters, pink sugar-sand beaches, warm sunshine overhead and plenty of rum to go around—Barbados may be nicknamed “Little England,” but the island is anything but buttoned-up. During a recent visit, I had the chance to stay at a jewel of a resort, The Club Barbados Resort & Spa, which welcomed new management in August 2012 when Elite […]