Save $50 on a $200 hotel booking on Expedia

Expedia has a promotion for first-time users of their mobile app. Go to to access the promo & get the Expedia coupon code. Enter your mobile number. They will then send you a link to download their app, along with a code to save $50 a booking of $200 or more. The code is good […]

Save $40 on a $100 hotel booking on Travelocity

Travelocity has a coupon code for their mobile app that allows you to save $40 on a $100 hotel booking. Act quickly on this one, the deal is only active for a little more than 12 hours from this posting. It’s a great deal, though there are a lot of limitations. Here are the details: Get […]

Travel Contest Roundup: June 11, 2014

Here are this week’s travel contests. Be sure to enter ASAP, good luck! Win a wolf sanctuary helicopter ride with Game of Thrones creator George R.R. Martin (note: entry requires a charity donation) Win a 7-night luxury cruise in Tahiti from Paul Gauguin Cruises, including airfare from L.A. Win a chocolate lover’s trip to Paris […]

Travel Contest Roundup: June 4, 2014

Lots of interesting travel contests to enter this week. Good luck! Win a trip for 2 to St. Barts Win 120,000 HawaiianMiles plus a two-night stay at The Modern Honolulu from JohnnyJet Win a trip to Paris from Pottery Barn and Food & Wine Win one of 5 Hollywood experiences valued around $10,000 in IHG’s summer sweepstakes […]

Glass cracks beneath on 103rd floor of Willis Tower in Chicago

The latest trend in observation decks is to give travelers even more of a thrill than just looking at a city from very high up. The John Hancock building in Chicago recently refurbished to include windows that tilt out over the city as viewers stand at them. This was in response to the taller Willis […]

Travel Contest Roundup: May 28, 2014

Here are this week’s travel contests. Good luck! Win a 13-day European trip for two from STA Travel Win $5,000 to spend on a London & Wales trip with Cox & King’s USA via Visit London & Visit Wales Win a $5,000 trip for 4 to the Cayman Islands from Scholastic (for families) Win one of […]

A beer with a great travel-related name

Airways Brewing Company from Kent, Washington has a new beer out that most travelers should get a kick out of. Meet Seat Kicker IPA, a beer that Airways describes as “a more citrusy, balanced, and lower alcohol beer that complements our more piney and bitter flagship Sky Hag IPA. This beer has a bouquet that won’t […]

Travel Contest Roundup: May 21, 2014

Here are this week’s travel contests: Win a trip to the 2015 French Open in Paris from Tennis Channel & Lacoste Win a 7-to-11 day European cruise from Holland America Win up to three cool trips for 2 from Pick 3 from a pretty awesome list – I chose the Antarctica boat trip, a Torres del Paine […]

Travel Contest Roundup: May 14, 2014

Here are this week’s travel contests. Hurry, some of them are ending soon! Win a Mount Kilimanjaro hiking trip courtesy of Grape Nuts Win a week in Prague from the Travel Channel Win a trip to Asia (China, Japan, South Korea, Thailand, or Singapore) from Macy’s & Delta Win airfare plus $20,000 to spend in to Paris from […]

Travel Contest Roundup: May 7, 2014

Here’s this week’s roundup of travel contests: Win a wine retreat in Chile Win a first class trip to any continent from American Airlines and OneWorld Win a Santa Fe trip for 2 Win a week in Brazil, other prizes include soccer tickets Win a VIP trip to see Britney Spears live in concert in […]

Travel Contest Roundup: April 30, 2014

Here are some interesting travel contests that are out there right now: Win a 3 night trip to New Orleans with Stayful (Facebook contest) Win 20 free nights with Wyndham Rewards Win a gourmet getaway to LA Win a sailing course for two in San Francisco Bay with OCSC Sailing Win a VIP trip to […]