NEW YORK, July 22, 2013 /CNW/ – Travelzoo Inc. (NASDAQ: TZOO), a global Internet media company, today marked its 15th birthday by launching a “Golden Giveaway” campaign on social media in the United States and Canada. The giveaway, one of a number of events planned to celebrate the company’s 15th birthday, offers travelers the chance to win one of 15 dream vacations, including a luxury seven-night Tanzania safari, a five-night Cook Islands break, a vacation to Paris with a posh chateau stay in the French countryside, and an all-inclusive St. Lucia beach getaway.
“We’re excited to kick off our 15th birthday celebrations by offering travelers a chance to win one of 15 dream vacations,” said Chris Loughlin, chief executive officer for Travelzoo. “Since 1998 we have inspired millions of travel and leisure experiences and saved our subscribers billions of dollars. Our brand is trusted by our subscribers because we deliver on our promise of high-quality deals. We look forward to welcoming many more subscribers as we continue to grow.”
Travelzoo is giving away 15 vacations to the following “must-see” destinations, selected by Travelzoo Deal Experts:
|Destination||Contest Prize Includes||Why We Love It|
|1.||Tanzania||Luxury safari vacation for two||A chance to spot the “Big Five” on three game drives and visit the Ngorongoro Crater|
|2.||France||Paris and French countryside trip for two||Unique opportunity to explore the City of Light and France’s countryside including stays in two chateaus|
|3.||Cook Islands||Exotic South Pacific vacation for two||The South Pacific has become increasingly popular among Travelzoo subscribers with a 7% increase in website searches year-over-year|
|4.||St. Lucia||All-inclusive Caribbean vacation for two||An opportunity to retreat to a romantic all-inclusive beach resort on the island of St. Lucia|
|5.||Portugal||Lisbon and Algarve vacation for two||Soak in the culture, history and natural beauty of Portugal with a 4-star vacation|
|6.||Nashville||Nashville 5-star vacation for two||With country music’s recent popularity surge, it’s no surprise that Nashville has become more appealing to Travelzoo subscribers. The Country Music Capital saw a 27% increase in website searches year-over-year|
|7.||Montreal||Chic city and culinary escape||Experience Montreal’s festival atmosphere and unique cultural vibe, plus enjoy a food and wine pairing at the renowned Restaurant Europea|
|8.||South Dakota||South Dakota sightseeing getaway for two||See South Dakota’s top sights including Crazy Horse Memorial, Custer State Park, Mount Rushmore and Wind Cave National Park|
|9.||Orlando||Four-night Orlando getaway for two||As the third most popular destination among Travelzoo subscribers, this getaway explores Orlando’s top attractions|
|10.||Banff||Five-night trip for two to Banff, Alberta, Canada||Explore the natural beauty of Banff and the spectacular Canadian Rocky Mountains|
|11.||Niagara-on-the-Lake||AAA 4-Diamond culinary escape for two||Experience one of Canada’s most productive wine regions|
|12.||Travelzoo Getaway||Winner’s choice of a Travelzoo Getaway||The winner can experience a getaway at a luxury hotel such as L’Auberge de Sedona, a Conde Nast Traveler Gold List 2013 resort|
|13.||Travelzoo Getaway||Winner’s choice of a Travelzoo Getaway||The winner can experience a getaway at a top-rated spa resort such as El Monte Sagrado Living Resort and Spa, voted a 2013 Conde Nast top spa|
|14.||Travelzoo Getaway||Winner’s choice of a Travelzoo Getaway||The winner can experience a getaway at a chic city hotel such as the Hotel Indigo New Orleans|
|15.||Travelzoo Getaway||Winner’s choice of a Travelzoo Getaway||The winner can experience a getaway at a quaint mountain resort such as The Inn at Essex|
Travelzoo’s 15 Golden Giveaway campaign is an instant win campaign hosted on Facebook. The sweepstakes is open to legal residents in the 50 United States, District of Columbia and Canada (excluding Quebec) who are at least 18 years old at the time of entry. Users will have to match three golden tickets for a chance to win the vacation prize. For official rules, please visit https://travelzoo.promo.eprize.com/golden/public/fulfillment/rules.pdf.
For more information and to enter Travelzoo’s 15 Golden Giveaway, please visit www.travelzoo.com/15goldengiveaway.
Travelzoo Inc. is a global Internet media company. With more than 26 million subscribers in North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific and 25 offices worldwide, Travelzoo® publishes deals from more than 2,000 travel and entertainment companies. Travelzoo’s deal experts review offers to find the best deals and confirm their true value. In Asia Pacific, Travelzoo is independently owned and operated by Travelzoo (Asia) Ltd. and Travelzoo Japan K.K. under a license agreement with Travelzoo Inc.