There’s one way you can get travel discounts or even a free trip: by entering a contest. Many hotels, cruises, airlines, tourism bureaus, travel agencies, and other online travel or even food and beverage companies offer various giveaways and contests all-year round.
G Adventures, a travel company based in Toronto, has launched a “How Far Will You Go?” contest from now until June 28. One winner and a traveling companion from the USA, Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia, or Europe will win a trip worth more than $15,000 to any of the more than 100 countries that G Adventures organizes trips to.
The grand prize includes two roundtrip tickets courtesy of JetBlue Airways, a four-night stay at Stowe Mountain Lodge, two spa treatments, dinner for two and a $500 shopping spree at the Stowe Mountain Lodge retail shop.
The contest runs from now through Sept. 30. Each month, there will also be a winner of two-night stay at Stowe Mountain Lodge, two spa treatments and dinner for two chosen by Stowe Mountain Lodge staff. The winner of the grand prize will be chosen Oct. 8. Fans will be allowed to choose that person from one of the four monthly winners.
The Switzerland Tourism Board is running a “For the ride of your life” campaign sweepstakes to residents of the USA or Canada. The grand prize will include two roundtrip economy tickets from North America to Switzerland with Swiss International Air Lines, a seven-day trip in Switzerland and two-first class rail tickets in Switzerland. To enter, contestants must go to Myswitzerland.com/bikes, read and agree to the rules and regulations and complete the registration form. No purchase is necessary. The contest ends July 1 .