Sunday, November 07, 2010

Calling All Shutterbugs

{My entry; Burmese Girl, Inle Lake}
Are you a shutterbug? Do you like to win free stuff? Read on! 

Each month Travel & Leisure hosts an online photo contest. Users (you must be a registered user to enter) can submit as many photos as they wish for each contest, which feature a different theme, including Locals, Views, Beaches, and My Favorite Place.

Monthly prizes include Amazon Kindles and Murval luggage. All monthly winners are entered in the Grand Prize giveaway, which is a trip for two to Hawaii. Not too shabby!

So what are you waiting for? There’s free loot to be won!

Saturday, November 06, 2010

Today In Travel News

Zen Habits offers tips on how to travel lightly. WWBP? What Would Buddha Pack?

My Kugelhopf recounts her delicious visit to the Salon du Chocolat in Paris. Macarons for miles.

To market, to market. BBC dubs Toronto's Kensington Market a "loveable hodgepodge." Loveable? Okay. But is it bang on?

New York Times readers rate Jet Blue's "All You Can Jet" pass. Sadly, Jet Blue may not offer this deal again. Thirty lashes for Jet Blue.

National Geographic Channel premieres its seven-episode television event, Great Migrations, tomorrow night. The Nat Geo team crossed 420,000 miles, 20 countries, and all seven continents for this production. Check out the previews here.

Fall back! For those readers in the US, don't forget to set your clocks back one hour tonight!