Travel Writing Contest Guidlines


If you're a writer and can weave an ample picture of your travel experiences in words, then we want to hear from you.

Whether it's the epic adventure of your lifetime or just your impressions of a particular resort, hotel or other travel destination, simply write it up and submit to Romantic Living's Travel Writing contest. Not only will your story be published here, along with your profile, but you could win either the grand prize of $500 USD, one $100 second prize or one of three $50 runner ups. To enter, please E-Mail your authentic story (accounts judged to be ficticious are not elligible) to with RL Writing Contest Entry in the subject line and your name, address and phone number in the content heading.
(Please read contest rules below)

Additionally, if we like what we see, we may offer you further assignments or even a permenant position on the RL staff. (See Details Below)

In submitting your story, know that said material will become the property of Romantic Living and can be published (or not) at our discretion, regardless of whether your work is selected as the winner. Any works submitted may also be modified at any time to conform to our editorial concerns. One grand prize winner, along with lesser winners, will be selected from combined entries within one month of contest closing, at which time the names of the winners will be posted on the Romantic Living "Contest" page (under Winners) at Final date for submission is July 31st, 2013. Romantic Living reserves the right to reject any and all entries without further contact with applicant, but any entry that is accepted for publishing is automatically assured entry into the final competition.
Rejected/Unpublished entries are to be considered effectively disqualified and will not be submitted for judging. In the event that fewer entries are judged by our staff to qualify for consideration, Romantic Living reserves the right to effectively cancel any prizes not earned/won by contestants. Romantic Living reserves the right to disqualify any entry not conforming to our guidelines or, at our discretion, resolve matters with the applicant in rare cases brought to our attention. This in no way constitutes any obligation on the part of Romantic Living to do so, but rather an option to be used at our own discretion. Romantic living reserves to right to disquality any entry deemed inappropriate or not conforming to our creative vision and, in doing so, dismiss the entrant from the competition. Romantic Living reserves the right to cancel this competition at any time it is determined to be not in our interests at which time any works entered for consideration are to be considered to revert to the ownership of the contestants with no obligation on the part of this compay and it's owners and employees. Romantic Living and it's owners reserve the right to change or modify the condtions and/or the prizes advertised prior to the acceptance/publishing of entires into the competition. All submissions and entry information must be entirely in legible English. Any entry that fails to do so will be disqualified with no obligation on our part in any form. This contest is open only to residents of the United States and its territories. In submitting your entry, you assent to these contest rules and agree to hold Romantic Living and it's owners and employees harmless in all concerned matters.
Whew! No one likes disclaimers less than us but they are an unfortunate reality in these litigious times. Good Luck. We're looking forward to hearing from you!




















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Good Luck!


Did you:

(A) Include the words "Travel Writing Contest" in the subject line.

(B) Include your name, address and phone number in the heading of the E-Mail content.

(C) Read the rules of the contest in the lefthand bar. (By submitting your entry, you agree to abide by them.)

(D) Attach any relevant photos or other material you would like to be included as part of your entry.