Travel Contests: April 1, 2015

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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

Travel Video of the Week: Wingsuit Nut Flying Over Walenstadt, Switzerland

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I used to dream of flying like Superman but somewhere along the way I developed a slight fear of heights, so I’ll probably never find myself zipping up one of these wingsuits and jumping off a cliff. That said, I do enjoy watching the daredevils who do defy gravity nonchalantly, usually with a GoPro strapped […]

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 […]

Glacier tennis and chocolate in Roger Federer’s Switzerland

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Last week, I went to Switzerland. Why? The world’s tallest chocolate shop by elevation—Lindt Swiss Chocolate Heaven—was opened with great pageantry at Jungfraujoch, the “Top of Europe.” Why else? As part of that pageantry, Lindt ambassador and pride of all Switzerland Roger Federer (he’s from Basel) played tennis against Olympic ski racer (and pride of all Vail, Colorado) […]

Travel Contests: Week of December 18, 2013

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This week’s travel contests include: Win a two-night escape at the Beverly Wilshire in Beverly Hills (A Four Seasons Resort)! (JohnnyJet.com contest) Win a $10,500 trip to Italy from Sierra Trading Post Win a $17,000 trip for four to the North Pole from Hallmark Win a 4-night Bahamian Disney Cruise vacation for four from Coca-Cola […]

First Ever France-Switzerland Deluxe Pass from Rail Europe

Traveling to France or Switzerland this fall? Rail Europe Inc., the largest distributor of European rail products in North America, is now offering travelers the chance to explore both countries with the First Class France-Switzerland Deluxe Pass* to enjoy six days of first class train travel within a one-month period at a special discounted price. […]

SWISS Contest Winner and the End of Sechseläuten

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The Böögg burns at six! Today concludes the annual festival in Zurich known as Sechseläuten which celebrates the beginning of warm weather. Along with our partners SWISS and Switzerland Tourism, we brought you an amazing contest last week: 2 round-trip tickets to Switzerland and 2 First Class 8-day Swiss Rail Passes. We asked you to […]

Switzerland: Europe’s Jewel Box

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Zurich – Switzerland’s alpine peaks glisten like a magnificent tiara on top of the European continent.On this tour I opened my treasure map to explore some of the gems lying within Europe’s little jewel box: culinary destinations, vineyards, luxury hotels, the pristine lakes, and the urban treasures of preserved medieval neighborhoods, galleries and traditional festivals. […]