Travel Contests: April 1, 2015

Good lord, this is a real view

This week’s travel contests include: Win a trip for two to Switzerland Win a $16,700 trip for two to Rio de Janeiro for the 2016 Olympics Win a week-long Caribbean cruise for four Win a trip to the Bahamas Win a trip for two to a spa in Cabo San Lucas More contests

To the Bahamas on Royal Caribbean’s Freedom of the Seas

Freedom of the Seas

As a cruise neophyte, I had few comparison points for my trip on Royal Caribbean’s newly refurbished ship, Freedom of the Seas, except for the clichés about cruises being for the geriatric set. Nothing could be further from my experience on the cruise from Port Canaveral, Florida to Nassau, Bahamas aboard Freedom of the Seas. There was […]

Flying Fish, Grand Bahama: The island’s best restaurant?

Flying Fish

When it comes to the Caribbean, gourmet dining is not necessarily at the forefront of the mind. But visitors to Grand Bahama Island are in for a treat dining at Flying Fish, perhaps the island’s best restaurant, adjacent to Pelican Bay Hotel. In November, the restaurant invited several award-winning chefs from across the Caribbean to showcase […]

Travel Contests: Week of January 7, 2014


This week’s travel contests include: Win a two-night package to Lake Morey Resort’s Ice Sports University Weekend (January 23-25) in Fairlee, Vermont! ( contest) Win a four-night trip for four to the Bahamas including $1,000 spending money Win a seven-day Mexico cruise for two Win a six-night trip for two to France including hotel stays in Paris […]

Travel Contests: Week of December 30, 2014


This week’s travel contests include: Win one of two $100 airport lounge credits from LoungeBuddy! ( contest) (ENDS TOMORROW) Win a beach vacation in Mexico or the Dominican Republic Win a Paddington-themed family vacation in London Win a 3-night trip for two to St. Kitts Win a holiday cruise down the Danube (on Facebook) Win a $6,500 trip […]

Travel Contests: Week of December 3, 2014


This week’s travel contests include: Win a 2-night stay at Embassy Suites Waikiki Beach Walk in Waikiki, Hawaii! ( contest) Win a romantic getaway for two to Martinique Win a trip for two to Australia Win a trip for two to Copenhagen, Denmark Win one of three Polaroid Pic-300 Instant Print Cameras (on Twitter) Win a culinary trip for […]

Fish Tales at Deep Water Cay, Bahamas

Fresh off of snorkeling

Upon my arrival at Deep Water Cay, the legendary Bahamas fishing resort, I was amazed at how a place so magnificent in natural splendor and tranquility could be so incredibly accessible. Located about 300-feet east of Grand Bahama Island, this two-mile long private island has a paved runway that can handle all but the largest […]

Travel Contests: Week of October 15, 2014


This week’s travel contests include: Win a 22″ Wheeled Carry-on Duffel and 32″ Wheeled Duffel from Pathfinder Luggage! ( contest) Win a 3-night trip for two to the Bahamas Win a trip for two to Paris Win a five-star experience for two in Paris Win a trip for two to London Win a golf trip to […]