Travel Contests: Week of January 14, 2015

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This week’s travel contests include: Win an 8-day trip to the Dominican Republic Win a trip to four to ski in Montana or trips for two to ski in Norway or Switzerland Win free airfare for four to London, a prize worth over $2,300 Win a trip for four to the Legoland theme park in […]

Travel Contests: Week of December 30, 2014

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This week’s travel contests include: Win one of two $100 airport lounge credits from LoungeBuddy! (JohnnyJet.com 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 23, 2014

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This week’s travel contests include: Win one of two $100 airport lounge credits from LoungeBuddy! (JohnnyJet.com contest) Win up to one million miles from Turkish Airlines Win a trip for two to London that includes a private tour of Highclere Castle Win a trip for two to sunny St. Lucia Win a trip to one of exciting […]

5 fabulously festive English Christmas teas

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The ritual of sitting down to afternoon tea has graced the households of Brits for centuries, and has become a tradition recognized by many restaurants and hotels, too. Families around the country come together for a mid-afternoon meal of biscuits, pastries and finger foods, all centered around the main event: a refreshing pot of hot […]

Travel Contests: Week of October 15, 2014

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This week’s travel contests include: Win a 22″ Wheeled Carry-on Duffel and 32″ Wheeled Duffel from Pathfinder Luggage! (JohnnyJet.com 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 […]

Reader Travel Tip of the Day: Heathrow Layover Made Easier

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Heathrow Layover Made Easier Each Friday, we’re featuring a reader-submitted tip as our Travel Tip of the Day. This week’s tip comes from reader Richard R., who built on my post about how to spend a layover at London Heathrow with this insightful comment: “Just a short note—for getting to hotels around Heathrow, most people take the […]

Long layover at Heathrow? Here’s how to kill the time

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Last month, my wife and I got invited to Southeast Asia thanks to Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas and British Airways. We had a dream trip and for those living on the east coast, British Airways is a fantastic way to fly to Asia—especially if you break up your journey like we did: by stopping […]

Travel Contests: Week of September 17, 2014

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This week’s travel contests include: Win 140,000 HawaiianMiles plus two-night stays at The Royal Hawaiian AND Moana Surfrider! (JohnnyJet.com contest) Win a copy of Chris Guillebeau’s “The Happiness of Pursuit” (JohnnyJet.com contest) Win a 4-night trip for two to Paris from AMC Theatres Win the 7-day Norway cruise of your choice from Hurigruten Win a cruise for four […]