Win a Trip to Patagonia or a Galapagos Cruise

Journal Requirements

  1. The journal contest is open to all Adventure Life Alumni travelers, whether you traveled with us 9 years ago, or just returned home yesterday.
  2. Journals entered into previous contest are not eligible for 2012 competitions. Journals eligible for 2012 contest must be created no earlier than the closing date of our previous journal contest.
  3. Journal entries must be based on experiences from a trip with Adventure Life.
  4. Journals to be considered for the contest need to be a minimum of 500 words.
  5. Journals to be considered for the contest need to include a minimum of 6 pictures. These 6 pictures must include description text.
  6. Journals to be considered for the contest must utilize the map feature, and map the itinerary, when are where possible.
  7. To Submit your journal, enter the above requirements in your Trip Planner account. Someone will contact you via email to confirm your entry to the contest.
  8. Journals to be considered for the contest must be "Viewable by Anyone." This means they will be posted on www.Adventure-Life.com and viewable to the general public.
  9. Malicious and vulgar text is prohibited.
  10. Adventure Life has the right to use any posted journal text and/or photos for marketing purposes.
  11. Adventure Life has the right to use the name of winner, and their journal entry, for marketing purposes.
  12. If your traveling companion creates a journal too, each journal must be distinctly different from each other.
  13. You are welcome create as many journal entries as you please for "Best Trip Journal" consideration.
  14. Winners must create an online journal and photo album after they return from their prized trip for Adventure Life to use for marketing purposes.
  15. Best Trip Journal contest is open from June 1, 2012 through Nov. 30, 2012. Submissions are due by Nov 30, 2012. Winner will be contacted by Dec 15, 2012.

Video Requirements

  1. The video contest is open to all travelers, but needs to be located in a destination where Adventure Life offers tours.
  2. Adventure Life alumni are allowed to submit entries for both the Best Trip Video and Best Trip Journal contest.
  3. Preferred length is between 30 sec. to 3 min. Videos must not exceed 15 minutes.
  4. Videos must be in high resolution.
  5. Videos should be interesting, and give a sense of place and/or experience.
  6. Adventure Life has the right to request edits be made before a video is accepted into the drawing.
  7. Personal branding of video, malicious and vulgar text and/or images is prohibited.
  8. Adventure Life has the right to use any posted video for marketing purposes.
  9. Adventure Life has the right to use the name of winner, and their video, for marketing purposes.
  10. If your traveling companion creates a video too, each video must be distinctly different from each other.
  11. Travelers are welcome to submit multiple videos.
  12. Malicious and vulgar content is prohibited.
  13. Submitted videos will be uploaded by Adventure Life into Adventure Life's YouTube Channel - and viewable on both YouTube and Adventure Life's website.
  14. After your video is submitted, you will receive an email from Adventure Life, confirming upload and requesting a brief description of your video (such as the location of the video) to be included on YouTube.
  15. Winners must also create a video after they return from their prized trip and submit to Adventure Life to use for marketing purposes.
  16. Deadline for video submissions is Sept. 30, 2012. Videos will be judged the first week of October 2012. Winner will be notified no later than Oct. 15, 2012.

Best Trip Journal Prize: Trip for two for 6 days to Tranquilo Bay Resort in Panama

  1. The Tranquilo Bay Package is valid for May through August 2013.
  2. Prize consists of 6D/5N stay at Tranquilo Bay Resort in Panama.
  3. Booking needs to be made 30 days in advance. Subject to availability.
  4. Prize value - up to $5,100 (based on 2013 pricing).
  5. Trip does not include any personal expenses and international or internal flights not regularly included in the tour cost.
  6. Offer not redeemable for cash.
  7. Best Trip Journal contest is open from Jun 1, 2012 through Nov 30, 2012. Submissions are due by Nov 30, 2012. Winner will be announced by Dec 15, 2012.
  8. Travelers must be at least 18 years old to be eligible for prize.
  9. Winners must create an online journal and photo album after they return from their prized trip for Adventure Life to use for marketing purposes.

Prize for Video Contest: 6 Day Bahamas Cruise for two

  1. The Bahamas Cruise for two is offered during the 2012/2013 low season; December and January (excluding some blackout weeks such as Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years).
  2. Prize consists of 6-night Bahamas cruise including complimentary drink passes.
  3. Prize value - up to $2400 (based on 2012/2013 rates)
  4. Booking cannot be made more than 60 days in advance. Subject to availability.
  5. Trip does not include any entrance fees, port charges, international or internal flights not regularly included in the tour cost.
  6. Offer not redeemable for cash.
  7. Winner will be announced by Oct 15, 2012.
  8. Travelers are welcome to submit multiple videos.
  9. Travelers must be at least 18 years old to be eligible for prize.
  10. Winner must create a video from their Bahamas cruise and supply Adventure Life with a copy to use for marketing purposes.