9 Gorgeous Rivers From Around The World

Wherever they carve a path, rivers are integral to the ecosystem, provide sources of freshwater, and have been crucial for transportation throughout history. They’re also a great reminder to just go with the flow! Whether you’re looking for white-water rafting or a lazy afternoon cruise, rivers are always a fun place to spend some time. Soak up the natural beauty and wonder of famous waterways of the world with our current picks for 9 gorgeous rivers.

1.  Blanco River in Hualaihué, Chile

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#SweetSpot Photo Sweepstakes Winner

Savor this sweet find centuries in the making! Jim Gillespie’s delectable discovery from Lisbon is a regional treat concocted in the 18th century by an order of Catholic monks. This enlightening egg pastry is also the winning entry of the #SweetSpot Photo Sweepstakes! Congratulations to Jim who snagged the $1500 Expedia travel prize!

Close up of egg tart pastry on bag and table

Jim Gillespie’s winning #SweetSpot discovery from Lisbon, Portugal.

This bite-sized treat and historic tidbit originated in local monasteries as a secret recipe passed down through the ages. Jim describes the pastel de nata from Pastéis de Belém as “the most famous and the best in Portugal.” Save room to sate your sweet tooth, but be sure to pack your patience. “The pastry shop/cafe is always busy and the line to get seated or order to-go is always long… I tried the pastel de nata from other shops in Lisbon, but, Pastéis de Belém is truly unique and the best.” Sounds like this treat is worth the wait! Thank you, Jim, for sharing this delightful #SweetSpot and travel tip. Check out Jim’s other discoveries and follow him on Trover to get the dish on his next travel find. Congrats, Jim!

Explore the full #SweetSpot collection to get a taste of travel and to thank your fellow Trovers! Thank you to everyone who shared your #SweetSpot! Your picture-perfect gelato petals, fabulous French toast, splurge-worthy fine dining, and colorful candy kebabs left us wide-eyed and drooling. Keep sharing your mouthwatering discoveries and culinary hot spots!

Keep an eye out for your next chance to trove & win—follow Trover on FacebookTwitter or Instagram!

Feast Your Eyes on the #FoodieFinds Winner

What would France be without champagne? Germany without schnitzel? Or Spain without jamón? A lot less delicious, that’s for sure. So explore your savory side, go “full boar,” and give a big congratulations to The Wandering Wife, our lucky winner of the #FoodieFinds Photo Sweepstakes! Check out her mouthwatering photo from Toledo, Spain!

Jamon Iberica | The Wandering Wife | Spain

The Wandering Wife’s winning entry for the #FoodieFinds photo sweepstakes.

This delectable jamón Ibérica (Iberian ham) is a feast for the eyes and won Cindy a $1500 Expedia Travel Voucher! Congrats to Cindy, aka The Wandering Wife! Thank you to everyone for sharing your adventurous eats, sweet treats, savory snacks, and delish desserts.

Hungry for more? Check out all of the enticing #FoodieFinds. Stay tuned for more adventurous opportunities and your next chance to win. Trove on!

 

New #FoodieFinds Photo Sweepstakes
Share Your Fab Food Photos

All this exploration works up quite an appetite! And we could sure go for a tasty treat right about now—so we’re seeking your mouthwatering discoveries for our next photo contest of your fabulous #FoodieFinds.

#FoodieFinds Photo Sweepstakes - Win a $1500 Expedia Travel Prize

Whether you’ve got a sweet tooth or set your sights on the savory, if you’re a street food connoisseur or in the know on the next up-and-coming gastropub, celebrate all things edible with the Trover community! Meals are best shared with friends, so post your drool-worthy shots and destination tips from your favorite greasy spoon, go-to date night eatery, or exotic and uncommon cuisine from far-flung adventures.

Share your photos between Nov 21, 2016 – Dec 5, 2016. Tag each one #FoodieFinds to enter into our sweepstakes for a $1500 Expedia Travel Prize. The more your share, the better your chances. Piece of Cake!

How to Enter the #FoodieFinds Photos Sweepstakes:

1) Upload an original photo of a fabulous edible discovery or experience. 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 5 December 2016.

2) Write a couple of lines about your discovery. This could be details about the meal and restaurant, tips on how to find it or what to do there, or any interesting facts or stories about your discovery.  Include “#FoodieFinds” 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 sweepstakes is only open to NEW Trover photos. Add yours by December 5 to be considered! 

Read sweepstakes terms and conditionsExpedia voucher terms and conditions (US) and Expedia voucher terms and conditions (UK)

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