Carnival Corporation Launches Creative Marketing Campaign and Contests


There are lots of misconceptions out there about cruising. And I’ll admit – I used to be one of those people who wasn’t sure that cruising was for me. For starters, my name is Johnny Jet – not Johnny Ship. But once I started trying out various cruise lines, I quickly saw the appeal of […]

Countdown to Rio Contest


Win a trip for two to Rio de Janeiro in LATAM Airlines Group’s Countdown to Rio There’s lots of attention on Brazil these days. It’s currently playing host to the FIFA World Cup, one of the world’s most exciting sporting events and in two years, Rio de Janeiro will welcome the athletes of the 2016 […]

Win a two-night escape at the Beverly Wilshire in Beverly Hills (A Four Seasons Hotel)!

Beverly Wilshire facade

CONGRATULATIONS to our winner: Nancy Dockry! For Christmas this year, Four Seasons is going big—and offering one lucky reader the chance to win a two-night package for two at the Beverly Wilshire in Beverly Hills (an iconic Four Seasons hotel)! The incredible package, valued at $2,000, will include: Two nights accommodations in a Signature Room […]

Cyber Monday Contest: ‘Sugar and Spice and Everything Nice’ with Briggs & Riley!

Cyber Monday Contest with Briggs & Reilly

CONGRATULATIONS to our winner: Donna Beck! Donna has generously provided pictures of her prizes below, and man do they look great!           The contest (now over): There are plenty of sweet deals to be had on Cyber Monday, but this year, Briggs & Riley and are teaming up to make […]

Win a two-night escape to the Four Seasons Scottsdale

Scottsdale pool

Winter is coming, and luckily the good folks at Four Seasons are ready for it! In the first of three contests (next one starts in November), the resort legends are giving away a two-night escape for two to their Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale at Troon North. The amazing package, which you can enter to win […]

Win a Food and Wine Adventure in Tuscany

Radicondoli is a tiny Tuscan hill town located 30 minutes south of Florence (Firenze).

Learn about Tuscany’s farm-to-table cuisine at Il Campo Cucina – a unique cooking school located in a picturesque hill town near Siena. Meet the “teachers” – local women who hold classes in their homes, on their farms, and in other historic buildings. Discover the secret to making perfect lasagna, gnocchi, tiramisu and other traditional Italian […]

Win Two Nights at JW Marriott LA Live

The JW Marriott  L.A. Live

I am very excited about this week’s contest. Back in January, I had the pleasure of staying at the JW Marriott Los Angeles L.A. LIVE while speaking at the Australian Tourism Summit. A month later, I spent a couple more nights in the same building, but this time at their sister hotel the Ritz-Carlton Los Angeles. Both hotels, and […]

Blogger Contest: Win a trip to Queensland, Australia

‘What I Would do in Five Days in Queensland’ Contest

G’day! I’m extremely fortunate to have been to Australia over a half dozen times and it’s become one of my favorite countries in the world. When I’m down under, I almost always spend a few days in the state of Queensland. It’s a tropical paradise and I’m happy to report that I’ve just teamed up […]