New Photo Sweepstakes – Dive in to the #AquaTrove!

H2-Ohhh yeah! Take the plunge into the cerulean waters of the #AquaTrove! For our latest photo challenge, we’re seeking your primo finds of watery fun. From lakeside leisure to wet & wild adventures, show us the best spots to get your feet wet. You could win $1500 for travel!

Woman Snorkeling in Australia

Add your watery finds to the #AquaTrove for your chance to win. Photo by Mark Fitz.

Dive deep into your camera roll to help the #AquaTrove overflow with watery goodness. Have you soaked up the scene of Thailand’s floating markets or discovered Mexico’s secret cenotes? We want to see it! From the serenity of hidden hot springs to the power of thundering waterfalls, share your photos & tips of aquatic marvels, wet adventure & pure fun for your chance to win a $1500 Expedia Travel Prize!

 

Upload your photos by August 29, 2017. Write a few lines about your discovery and tag each one #AquaTrove with your description to enter into our sweepstakes for a $1500 Expedia Travel Prize. The more your share, the better your chances. Check out the full #AquaTrove photo list for inspiration!

Wild Adventures – a photo list by Trover


How to Enter the #AquaTrove Photo Sweepstakes:

1) Upload an original photo of an interesting discovery or experience that prominently features a hiking activity or fits the hiking theme. You can upload to Trover.com or the iOS App or Android AppBe sure to upload before the contest ends at 11.59 p.m. PT on 29 August 2017.

2) Write a couple of lines about your discovery. This could be details about the destination or activity, tips on how to find it or what to do there, or any interesting facts or stories about your discovery. Include “#AquaTrove” in the description field.

3) Et voila! You’re entered to win the $1500 Expedia voucher!

This is a Sweepstakes. The more eligible photos you upload, the higher your chance of winning!

This sweepstake is only open to NEW Trover photos. Add yours by August 29th to be considered! 

Read sweepstakes terms and conditions.

Questions? Talk to us at feedback@trover.com.

10 Best Aquariums in America

Kids or no kids, aquariums are pretty awesome places to hang out. There’s just something about submerging yourself into a world of sharks, jellies, and tropical fish (from behind safe walls of glass, of course) that really excites the little kid in all of us.

With so many great aquariums in the U.S. and so much to admire and learn about, narrowing your focus can be a challenge. To help guide your search, we’ve assembled a list of the 10 best aquariums in America. Let’s dive in:

 

1. The Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta, Georgia

Trover photo by travelbug

 

2. The Monterey Bay Aquarium in Monterey, California

Trover photo by Kate R

 

Which is perhaps best known for its brilliant collection of jellyfish:

Trover photo by YoungAdventuress

 

3. Shedd Aquarium in Chicago, Illinois

 

4. Scott Aquarium at the Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium in Omaha, Nebraska

Trover photo by Erik Rowley

 

5. The National Aquarium in Baltimore, Maryland

Trover photo by Nick Pagano

 

6. The Tennessee Aquarium in Chattanooga, Tennessee

Trover photo by Intrepidor

 

7. Mystic Aquarium in Mystic, Connecticut

Trover photo by Benny Goh

 

8. Ripley’s Aquarium in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

Trover photo by Jaisen Mohamed

 

9. The New England Aquarium in Boston, Massachusetts

Trover photo by Tati

 

10. The Seattle Aquarium in Seattle, Washington

Trover photo by Jon Battle

 

How’s that for some underwater inspiration? Thankfully, these 10 best aquariums make up only a small portion of the incredible public and private aquariums all across the United States. Check out an even bigger list of American aquarium eye candy here, and don’t forget to share your own aqua-discoveries on Trover!

13 Family Beach Vacations to Plan This Summer

Looking for a beach destination the entire family can enjoy this summer? Thankfully, the U.S. has family-friendly beach towns and resorts for every kind of family and every budget.

With school ending for the year and temperatures quickly rising, now is the perfect time to plan a summer beach getaway that will please kids of all ages.

Here are 13 awesome family beach vacation ideas to help get you started:

1. Get wet and get wild at Wet’n’Wild Hawaii in Oahu, Hawaii

Trover photo by Travel Channel

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