Travel Contests: Week of April 16, 2014

The Emerald Sky in Budapest

This week’s travel contests: Blogger Contest: Win a Emerald Waterways European River Cruise for Two! (JohnnyJet.com contest) Switchfly’s Twitter Dream Destination Contest will make your daydream a personalized travel reality. Win a trip for two to Cancun Win a two-night trip for two to Puerto Rico Win one of 52 trips to Australia (ends April 21) Win […]

10 Things to Do in Belfast

Fitzwilliam Hotel Belfast Bellman

Before I even got there, I knew Northern Island was going to be a special place—specifically the moment the passenger sitting behind my wife and I tapped our friendly seatmate on the shoulder to tell him that the restaurant he just suggested to us was crap. “Tell them to go to Coppi instead,” he said […]

‘Game of Thrones’ in the Real World: See Where the HBO Hit Was Filmed

Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge (Photo: iStockphoto)

By Josh Roberts: When you play the game of thrones, you win or you die. When you watch the Game of Thrones on HBO, you just plain win. The hit series, based on George R.R. Martin’s massively popular A Song of Ice and Fire novels, is that good. To celebrate its second-season premiere, we’re taking […]