Traveling can be expensive especially when you go to far-off places. But 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 companies offer various giveaways and contests. Here are a few notable ones:
Pacafe, an anti-theft travel gear company, is giving away a two-week, all-expenses paid vacation to anywhere in the world. The Pacafe Be More contest winner will also receive $1,000 worth of Pacafe gear. Applicants must submit a 60-second video sharing their personal declarations for 2018 and stating where they would go if given two weeks and why they should win. Submissions can be uploaded to the Pacafe website, Pacsafe.com/bemore, on their Facebook page or on Instagram using the hashtags #Pacsafebemore and the country from which they are from, such as #USA. Pacsafe will send along a professional photographer and videographer to capture the trip. The deadline to enter is March 9, and the winner will be announced March 23.
Visit Orlando, the official tourism bureau for the city, is holding a Uniquely Orlando Vacation contest. To enter, fill out a form at VisitOrlando.com. Contestants can share their “Uniquely Orlando” story as well as photos or a video. The winner will receive roundtrip air transportation to Orlando, a four-night stay at the Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress, eight one-day/one-park tickets of their choice to Walt Disney World Resort, Universal Orlando Resort or SeaWorld Orlando, and a five-day rental car at Alamo Rent-a-Car. The deadline to enter is March 11.
Contiki, a social travel company for 18- to 35-year-olds, is teaming up with ASOS, a fashion company for young adults, to give Millennials a chance to win a Contiki trip for two plus a $1,000 airfare credit to Vietnam, Greece or Spain. They will travel with a group of like-minded travelers. Visit Contiki.com and Asos.com to learn more about the trips.The deadline to enter is March 11.
Southwest Airlines is running a Southwest Odyssey Sweepstakes through March 16. The reward is roundtrip air travel on Southwest Airlines for the winner and three guests. The winner will also get a $1,000 Starwood Preferred Guest hotel gift card. He or she will also get one Nintendo Switch prize pack, including a Deluxe Super Mario Odyssey Travel Case. For more information, visit Southwest.com.
Dream Vacations, the national travel agency franchise, is offering one winner a $10,000 vacation. The winner can decide his or her destination and travel companion. To sign up, go to DreamVacations.com/contest to fill out a form. The deadline to enter is April 30.
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