Blog Your Travels
Win a Trip

#MyAdventureLife

2 Create Your Blog How to Make A Blog

3 Get Votes Voting Guidelines

#MyAdventureLife
Blog Contest

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Rules & Conditions

  1. Contest is open to all travelers who follow the Adventure Life ethos of responsible travel that creates positive impact on the people and places visited but do not necessarily need to have traveled with Adventure Life.
  2. Blogs or journals entered into a previous contest are not eligible.
  3. Travel must have taken place within the last 5 years. If your traveling companion enters the contest too, each blog must be distinctly different.
  4. A minimum of 5 posts each with 200 words and 3 pictures are required to be considered.
  5. Prohibited content includes: malicious or vulgar text or images, links to third party sites (links to NGOs in the country visited are allowed).
  6. Adventure Life has the right to edit and/or use any posted text and/or photos, the winner’s name, and their winning blog for marketing purposes.
  7. You are welcome to create and submit as many blogs as you please.
  8. Entrants must be at least 18 years old to be eligible for the prize.
  9. The Blog Contest is open from Aug 1, 2014 –July 31, 2015.
  10. See Voting Guidelines for how a winner is determined.

Create Your Blog

How to Make A Blog

  1. Create a My Trip Planner account.
  2. Go to the My Blogs tab. Click the Green button that says “Start a New Blog”.
  3. Give your blog a title and a summary description for the overview.
  4. Create posts by adding a featured image, title, text, tags, and map.
  5. Change your status to “Publish” to make it live.
  6. Find your published posts in the Traveler Stories section of our blog.

Get Votes

Voting Guidelines

  1. Share the links to your posts on social media and with friends and ask that they vote for your posts with the hashtag #MyAdventureLife .
  2. Voters must register with us to log a vote by submitting an email address. Voters can only vote one time for each unique post, but on multiple posts.
  3. Five semi-finalists will be selected by a judges panel from amongst the twenty blogs that received the most votes. Total votes will be calculated as the sum of votes received on each unique post as recorded by the online counter.
  4. Semi-Finalists will be selected by Aug 15th by our judges panel. These semi-finalists will then have an additional 4 weeks to obtain additional votes.
  5. The semi-finalist with the most total votes across all unique posts as reported by the online counter at the end of the four weeks will win the prize.

Win a Trip

Trip Details & Winner

  1. The winner will receive a 6 day cruise on the Millennium for 2 in the Galapagos Islands in a standard cabin.
  2. The prize includes 2 nights hotel in Quito, 2 Quito airport transfers, round trip internal flights to/from Galapagos and Quito.
  3. Reservations must be made at least 30 days in advance. Travel dates are subject to availability and may be subject to blackout dates.
  4. Offer not redeemable for cash and prize may be subject to change.
  5. Trip does not include any personal expenses, meals, international flights or travel fees not regularly included in the tour cost.
  6. Winner agrees to create a new blog with a minimum of 6 posts each with 3 photos and 200 words documenting the prize trip within 45 days of the return.
  7. Travel must be completed by Sept 30, 2016.