Travel Contests: Week of March 18, 2015

Mall of America

This week’s travel contests include: Win a trip to Mall of America plus two $500 Mall of America® VISA® Gift Cards, a two-night stay near Mall of America® and two The Big Ticket™ Win an Orlando family vacation Win a trip for two to Austin, TX Win a wedding do-over with 50 guests from Marriott Pompano Beach (on […]

St. Regis Bahia Beach in Puerto Rico

Golf course at the St Regis Bahia Beach Puerto Rico

I recently traveled to Puerto Rico to meet my dad and a camera crew to shoot promotional videos on behalf of the Starwood Preferred Guest® Card from American Express, an advertising partner. I’ve been a SPG Amex card member for quite some time, which is one of the reasons they invited me to be part of […]

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! ( contest) Win your dream trip in Switchfly’s Twitter Dream Destination Contest 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 a 7-day trip […]

Travel Contests: Week of December 24, 2013

Beverly Wilshire facade

This week’s travel contests include: Win a two-night escape at the Beverly Wilshire in Beverly Hills (A Four Seasons Hotel)! ( contest) Win a trip to the Australian Open from Tennis Channel Win a trip for two to Los Angeles for the #UltimateLA weekend getaway from Peek Win a trip from the US to Fjord […]

West Coast to San Juan, Puerto Rico for $261 ROUNDTRIP


Everyone keeps talking about high airfares but San Juan, Puerto Rico has had some incredible sales. Including right now! Can you believe you can fly from LAX or SFO to SJU (via MIA) for only $261 roundtrip! It’s unreal. I found a bunch of dates available in September (see screenshot above) and in December. October […]

LAX/DFW/STL to San Juan, Puerto Rico for $229 Roundtrip

Puerto Rico

What a deal United is offering right now to San Juan, Puerto Rico! If you live near Los Angeles (LAX), Dallas (DFW) or Saint Louis (STL) you can fly ROUNDTRIP for only $229! There’s not a lot of inventory but I found days November-February. Early December had the most (see screenshot below). You can use […]

Uncle Sam’s Caribbean: Puerto Rico

El Morro Fort with Rainbow

As opposed to being a raconteur (storyteller), this is my Ricanteur. Ever been hell-bent on replacing a bad memory with something sweeter? New York City’s Puerto Rican Day Parade aside, my reigning experience on this island was nearly being shot. After a six-hour stopover from Aruba in the 90s became a few late-night hours of […]

Saving on Fall Travel and Adventure to Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico San Juan

Luis Rivera-Marín, executive director of the Puerto Rico Tourism Company (PRTC), announced this week that travelers have a little more time to take advantage of the Island’s first-ever free adventure promotion.The offer, which gives travelers the chance to see for themselves how Puerto Rico does it better with unique, once-in-a-lifetime experiences, was extended to October […]