Rumors have circled back to me lately that I’m a habitual travel contest enterer. It’s true. I can’t resist a good sweepstakes where the prize is some kind of adventure. It’s gotten pretty bad lately. A few weeks ago, a Colorado Public Radio pledge drive was giving away a weekend trip for four to Crested Butte …
This feels a little bit like Christmas and a birthday back-to-back. What started out as a 12-day mainland Ecuador trip has doubled into an extra ten days of Galápagos Island exploration. Here’s what I know about the itinerary so far:
On May 30th I opened my email to find a very interesting message. It had been sent to all my colleagues in the whl.travel network as well. It was from our local business partners in Uzbekistan, who wrote: On behalf of the General Director “Afsona Travel” Saydaminova Shoista have the honor to invite you join our Fam Tour “Along the Great Silk Road.”
I’d like to thank you for signing the Travel Promotion Act earlier this year. The legislation is good news for American tourism. It has established a national tourism office, the non-profit Corporation for Travel Promotion. The CTP is still in its early stages, but I’m excited about its potential.