Sunday, February 14, 2010

New Global Online Contest from Gap Adventures

Gap Adventures has just launched a new global online contest for travelers from every walk of life to submit a trip idea on the web. It gives you a chance to get your trip published by Gap and take the journey to boot, along with two lucky friends. This could be a trip to anywhere in the world.

 The winner will be selected through public online polling and input from a panel of world-renowned judges which includes Lonely Planet co-founder Tony Wheeler, filmmaker and adventurer Celine Cousteau, Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh, National Geographic Adventure Magazine editor-in-chief John Rasmus, explorer and BBC presenter Benedict Allen, Outside Magazine executive editor Mike Roberts, adventurer Alastair Humphreys, polar explorer and author Tom Avery, and Gap Adventures’ Bruce Poon Tip.Winners will be announced May 25, 2010.

 To participate log on to before March 31st

Sunday, February 7, 2010

British Airways Picks Top Ten Travel Destinations for 2010

Here is the list of what British Airways perceives to be the top 10 outbound travel destinations for 2010.
1. Cape Town, South Africa
2. Istanbul, Turkey
3. Las Vegas, USA.
4. Vancouver, Canada
5. Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
6. Dubrovnik, Croatia
7. New York, USA
8. Stockholm, Sweden
9. Maldives
10. New Delhi, India