Travel Impressions Unveils Details of “31 Days” Agent Promotion
By David Cogswell
July 30, 2012 11:10 PM
Travel Impressions announced the grand prize and 37 participating resorts for its “31 Days of Giveaways” promotion for travel agents. Every day in August, one travel agent will be awarded with a vacation to one of the participating properties. Travel agents earn one entry into the contest with every three-night booking they make during the contest period, which began May 15 and will conclude Aug. 31. All winners will be featured in postings made on the Travel Impressions Facebook page.
The travel agent who makes the most bookings during period will win the grand prize, which includes a three-night stay for two at the Mandarin Oriental in Miami, roundtrip air fare for two, a rental car and a welcome box of Norman Love chocolates or chocolate sushi. The travelers will be treated as VIP guests throughout their stay.
Participating resorts in the “31 Days of Giveaways” promotion include: in Aruba, the Aruba Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino, Divi Village Golf & Beach Resort, Holiday Inn Resort Aruba, Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort & Casino, Radisson Aruba Resort Casino & Spa and The Westin Resort & Casino Aruba; in the Cayman Islands, The Westin Casaurina Resort & Spa, Grand Cayman; in the Dominican Republic, the Melia Caribe Tropical Resort, Paradisus Palma Real Resort and Paradisus Punta Cana; in Greece, the Blue Palace, A Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, Hotel Grand Bretagne and Vedema Resort; in Italy, Hotel Bernini Bristol, Carlton Hotel Baglioni and Hilton Molino Stucky Venice; in Jamaica, Holiday Inn Sunspree Resort Montego Bay; in Mexico, Dreams Cancun Resort & Spa, Dreams Puerto Aventuras Resort & Spa, Dreams Riviera Cancun Resort & Spa, Dreams Tulum Resort & Spa, Gran Melia Cancun, Melia Puerto Vallarta, Now Jade Riviera Cancun, Now Sapphire Riviera Cancun, Secrets Capri Riviera Cancun, Secrets Maroma Beach Riviera Cancun, Secrets Silversands Riviera Cancun, Secrets The Vine Cancun and Zoetry Paraiso de la Bonita; in the Netherlands, Sofitel Legend the Grand Amsterdam; in Portugal, Sofitel Lisbon Liberdade; in Puerto Rico, Gran Melia Golf Resort Puerto Rico and InterContental San Juan Resort & Casino; in St. Maarten, Divi Little Bay Beach Resort; in St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands, Bolongo Bay Beach Resort; and in the U.S., Arizona Biltmore, A Waldorf Astoria Resort.
As part of the “31 Days of Giveaways” promotion, travel agents can earn up to four entries per qualifying booking, including group reservations that are made over the course of the promotion and will be entered to win one of the 37 prizes awarded during the month of August. Travel agents must register their bookings via the “31 Days of Giveaways” tab on the Travel Impressions Facebook page in order to receive their entries. Agents can increase their number of chances to win based on the number of bookings they make.
Agents earn one entry for bookings that are a minimum of three nights at any property and two entries for three-night (minimum) reservations at one of the prize properties. Three entries are earned for every booking that is a minimum of five nights at any property, while four entries are earned on bookings that are a minimum of five nights at one of the prize properties. While individual agents can win only one of the daily prizes, they can also qualify for the grand prize based on their total number of bookings during the contest period.