Traveler's Joy Honeymoon Contest: Deadline Set for February 23

Posted by Adam Warner

If you're a Traveler's Joy member and went on your honeymoon in 2013, Sunday February 23, 2014, is the final day to submit your honeymoon story.

The couple with the most creative, detailed, and well-written honeymoon story will win a first anniversary trip.*

honeymoon_stories_graphic-2.jpgTo enter, just email your story to All entries must be received by Sunday, February 23, 2014 11:59 PST. Be sure to include in your email both of your full names, current mailing address, the email address used on your account, and a phone number. It would also help if you attached the story itself to the email as a text file or Microsoft Word document, but this is not required.

Take a look at the winning stories from 2010, 2011, and 2012 to understand the style of writing the judges have preferred in the past. Your entry should include the information below, but the more creative and well written your entry, the better chance you have to win!

  1. Be creative! Similar to prior winners, we are looking for stories that will inspire future honeymooners to travel to your destination.
  2. Honeymoon destination and dates.
  3. How and why you chose a particular place or region.
  4. Where you stayed, why you selected it, and how you enjoyed your time there.
  5. Your favorite activities and experiences during the honeymoon and why.
  6. The approximate cost of the honeymoon including airfare.
  7. If you would recommend the destination to other honeymooners and why.
  8. At least four photos (each attached separately to the email), two of which include you and your partner. Please do not send more than eight photos.

The winner will be announced on the Traveler's Joy Facebook Page on April 15th, 2014. We look forward to reading your story and seeing your photos!

*Traveler's Joy, Inc. will award the winner with one $500 gift certificate to on May 1st, 2014.