Announcing the First Winner of Contiki’s Instagram #ContikiReef Contest!

staycationCongratulations to Instagram user @ginazammit for tagging this cool tropical photo with #ContikiReef on Instagram.  She is the first winner of Contiki’s #ContikiReef Instagram/Twitter contest!

We’re dreaming of the beautiful coastlines that Australia has to offer and Gina is getting hooked up with a sweet Aussie prize pack filled to the brim with goodies!


Didn’t know there was an Instagram contest?  There’s still ONE more chance to win.

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Thoughtful Thursday: Not Getting What You Want?

0033AUSD2013Want to travel and feel like things aren’t going your way to make it happen?  We all get that feeling sometimes of not getting what we want – but sometimes you realize that it’s not about getting what you want, it’s wanting what you’ve got and turning that into a positive.

You can turn travel into a part of your life – just take a look at what’s happening right NOW and it will help you lead your life of wanderlust later!  Check out this week’s Thoughtful Thursday post.

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Where To Wednesday: Kiwiana Panorama Part I.

2013-2014 Aus NZIt’s here! Contiki’s latest 2013-2014 Australia & New Zealand brochure is finally available online for all of you travelers keen to get to the Land Down Under.

This week’s Where to Wednesday is the one of the longer New Zealand trips that Contiki has to offer:  Kiwiana Panorama, a 20-day adventure through both the North and South Island of Contiki.  Our very own Contiki staffer Alexandra P. got the chance to frolic through Hobbiton, hike through the Franz Josef Glacier, or hang around the Moeraki Boulders.   Check out Part I of her photos!

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Win a Trip to Visit The Great Barrier Reef This April!

Great Barrier ReefLos Angeles radio personality Seena, from The Carson Daly Show on 97.1 AMP Radio, and 92.3 NOW radio  radio personality DJ Yonny from New York, are going on the ultimate vacation:  a 14-day Contiki and Queensland experience to the Great Barrier Reef and beyond.  Better yet? they want to take YOU along for the ride when they take off on April 19, 2013!

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