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Travel Story Competition
Leap Local’s 2012 Travel Story Competition
Accepting story submissions now until midnight August 31st 2012 in your time zone
More than one entry allowed per participant (but each entry must be made separately)
If you have a personal travel story involving local people, or a tale of mishaps because you didn't use a local expert, or want to share a unique circumstance effected by the culture or environment you engaged with on your travels - whether the story be hilarious, exciting, gorgeous or terrifying - you are invited to enter this competition. Your submission will be judged by authors, travel writers, journalists, and other industry professionals. The competition is free to enter. Please read thecarefully. First prize is $500 USD and there are two $150 USD runner-up prizes.
The winning stories will be published in, Leap's online travel magazine and the top 25 have an opportunity to be published in the Monday Escape section of the magazine.
See our other: $1000.00 splits awards $500 to the traveller who makes the best new recommendation of a local tour guide or service onto Leap's website and $500 goes to the local they recommended. And the Guides & Service competition rewards the best local in tourism from around the world.