Travel Impressions has announced the grand prize and 37 participating resorts which travel agents could win vacation stays at as part of the Travel Impressions 31 Days of Giveaways promotion. Each day, from Aug. 1 - 31, 2012, a different travel agent will be awarded with a vacation to a participating property. Travel Impressions says.
Travel agents may enter the 31 Days of Giveaways contest with each three-night booking made during the contest period which kicked-off on May 15 and will now run until Aug. 31, 2012. All winners will be featured in postings made on the Travel Impressions Facebook page - www.Facebook.com/TravelImpressions.
The travel agent with the most bookings during the contest promotional period will be awarded the grand prize of a three-night stay for two at the Mandarin Oriental in Miami, FL. The grand prize package includes coach round-trip airfare for two, a rental car (must be at least 25 years old) and a welcome amenity of a box of Norman Love chocolates or chocolate sushi. The travelers will also be considered "VIP guests" throughout their stay.
Participating resorts in the 31 Days of Giveaways promotion include:
• 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
• The Westin Casaurina Resort & Spa, Grand Cayman
• Melia Caribe Tropical Resort; Paradisus Palma Real Resort; and Paradisus Punta Cana
• Blue Palace, A Luxury Collection Resort & Spa; Hotel Grand Bretagne; and Vedema Resort
• Hotel Bernini Bristol; Carlton Hotel Baglioni; and Hilton Molino Stucky Venice
• Holiday Inn Sunspree Resort Montego Bay
• 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
• Sofitel Legend the Grand Amsterdam
• Sofitel Lisbon Liberdade
• Gran Melia Golf Resort Puerto Rico and InterContental San Juan Resort & Casino
• Divi Little Bay Beach Resort
St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands
• Bolongo Bay Beach Resort
• 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 - www.Facebook.com/TravelImpressions - 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, Travel Impressions says.
Travel agents earn a 1 percent bonus commission when booking travel packages online with Quest for Agents.