Embrace the winter with a roundup to awesome cold-weather retreats. Ski in Lake Tahoe with a spare-no-expense getaway from Southwest Airline Vacations or take it even further with a two-week trip to Antarctica, valued at a whopping $26,000. Warm up with whiskey and a trip to the Glenrothes distillery in Scotland. Good luck and stay warm!
Vintage Moment Contest, Speyside Scotland
Enter Now – January 31st, 2012
Scotland's Glenrothes whiskey distillery is giving away a trip to
Speyside to help create their Vintage 2012. To enter, select a pivotal
moment in your life, visit Theglenrothes.com, and
submit a 1000-character (not word) statement about your “vintage
moment,” then upload a photo or video. Winners should plan to travel in
Journey of a Lifetime Photo Contest, Antarctica
Enter Now – January 29th, 2012
Abercrombie & Kent coordinates luxury trips on all seven continents. Win one with a trip to the furthest flung continent with a 14-day trip to Antarctica valued at $26,600. The trip includes photographer Richard Harker to hone the winners’ photo skills. To enter, visit the A&K facebook page and upload your most “inspiring and powerful” photo. Fans will vote on their favorite from February 1st – 10th, with a winner announced February 13th.
Finnair Flight Giveaway - Chongqing, China
Enter now – February 9th, 2012
To celebrate Chinese New Year and the new Finnair destination of Chonqing, China, the airline is giving away roundtrip tickets for two from any departure city. Winners who live in Asia will be awarded tickets to Europe. To enter, visit www.finnair.com and answer the one (very simple) question. A winner will be drawn from those who submit the correct answer.
Southwest Airlines Lake Tahoe Sweepstakes
Enter Now – February 24th, 2012
Southwest Airlines Vacations is giving one winner a four-day vacation
to Lake Tahoe for two. Winners receive airfare to Lake Tahoe (through
Reno, NV), three nights in a Lakefront Cottage at the Hyatt Regency Lake
Tahoe Resort, two days of ski rental and lift tickets at Diamond Peak
(or a Catamaran excursion for summer travelers), spa treatments for two
at Stillwater Spa, and a four-day car rental. The package really takes
care of everything. To enter, go here.
Charlotte Savino is a regular contributor to TravelandLeisure.com.