Winner of #Green Sweepstakes Unearthed

Overflowing with dinosaur bones, a bug zoo, and even the Hope Diamond, the Smithsonian is a treasure trove of natural history wonders! And among the stockpile of fascinating finds, you’ll encounter this eye-catching hunk of gorgeous green variscite. This gem of a find from Jeffrey Rozwadowski is the lucky winner of the #Green Photo Sweepstakes and earned Jeffrey a $1500 Expedia Travel Prize. Congrats, Jeffrey!

#Green Winning Discovery by Jeffrey Rozwadowski

The museum “has exhibits featuring dinosaurs, mammals from around the world, and a bug zoo.”

From the emerald wonderland of Plitvice Lakes to the steamy witches’ brew of Yellowstone hot springs, your jaw-dropping discoveries & enticing travel tidbits left us green with envy. You shared over 4500 discoveries from 131 countries and provided the Trover community with endless travel inspiration! Explore the full #Green list to feed your wanderlust with lush pics & compelling tips.

Thank you to everyone who shared your colorful #Green discoveries and congratulations to Jeffrey Rozwadowski for his rockin’ find! Keep an eye out for your next chance to Trove & Win!

New #Green Photo Sweepstakes

Spring has sprung at Trover HQ and all this budding beauty has us feeling inspired. So for our next photo sweepstakes, we’re going green! From tropical turquoise seas to verdant landscapes blooming with life, show us your #Green photos. You could win $1500 for travel!

Bamboo Forest in Japan

Share your #green discoveries like this one by LTorr for your chance to win!

Dig deep into your camera roll for your glorious green discoveries. Snapped a photo of happy hour concoctions in juicy lime hues or captured copper domes coated in eye-catching patinas? From the chartreuse shades of fanciful fauna to the emerald hues of glacial lakes, share your photo finds and travel tips on Trover!

Upload your photos by Apr 10, 2017. Tag each one #Green to enter into our sweepstakes for a $1500 Expedia Travel Prize. The more your share, the better your chances. Check out the full list of #Green photos for inspiration!

#Green Photo Sweepstakes – a photo list by Trover

How to Enter the #Green Photo Sweepstakes:

1) Upload an original photo of an interesting discovery or experience that prominently features the color green or fits the green 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 10 April 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 “#Green” 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 April 10th to be considered! 

Read sweepstakes terms and conditions.

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

Wave Hello to the #BeachBound Winner

Spread out your towel, slather on that sunscreen and sink into beachy bliss at this secret cove in Curaçao. . . then congratulate Bonnie Bareford for her winning #BeachBound discovery! Bonnie’s Trover tip notes this find is a favorite hangout for locals, so you know it’s gotta be good. Can’t you hear the waves lapping at the shore as warm tropical breezes dance in your hair?

Knip Beach, Curacao. #BeachBound Winner

Bonnie shares that Knip Beach is a “beautiful small cove where the locals go.”

Trovers like you delivered a healthy dose of Vitamin Sea with a #BeachBound bounty! You shared over 3000 travel tips & pics of the best in sand & surf. From favorite hangouts to just horsing around, we were blown away by your jaw-dropping wildlife encounterscrystal-covered shores, and what you can find under the boardwalk. There could only be one winner of the #BeachBound Photo Sweepstakes, but keep your eyes on the horizon for your next chance to win!

In the mean time, congratulate Bonnie and soak up this scene of white sands and cerulean seas as the chill vibes wash over you. Thank you to everyone for sharing your hot travel tips and beachy goodness—your discoveries prove that life really is better at the beach!

There’s more to “sea.” Check out the full #BeachBound list. Trove on!

Win $1500 for Travel — Share Photos of Your Favorite #WinterWonders

The days are getting shorter at Trover HQ and tis’ the season for sharing. . . your amazing photos of the coolest season! So take a winter stroll through your camera roll and share your #WinterWonders in our latest photo sweepstakes.

Win a $1500 Expedia Travel Prize! Post Your #WinterWonders to Trover
We’re seeking your best winter finds—from breathtaking views of sparkling snowscapes to cozy cabin getaways and the coolest joints for sipping hot cider—show us your favorite spots for frosty fun! Share your #WinterWonders with the Trover community to win a $1500 Expedia Travel Prize. This is a photo sweepstakes, so every new pic you upload is a new chance to win! How cool is that?

Share your photos between Dec 20, 2016 – Jan 5, 2017. Tag each one #WinterWonders to enter into our sweepstakes for a $1500 Expedia Travel Prize. The more your share, the better your chances. Check out the full list of #WinterWonders for inspiration!

Frosty Fun – Upload Your Photo to WIN 

How to Enter the #WinterWonders Photo Sweepstakes:

1) Upload an original photo of a fabulous wintry 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 January 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 “#WinterWonders” 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 January 5 to be considered! 

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

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

Join the #GoldenHour Photography Challenge

Photography is the art of being at the right place at the right time.

Twice a day a magical hour happens. Right after dawn, and right before twilight, sunlight kisses everything with rich, warm, golden light. Everything beautiful looks even more radiant in this special glow. Photographers call this the golden hour.

Trover’s #GoldenHour $1500 Photo Challenge

With summer’s long days, it is the perfect time to add some golden sunlight to your travel photography – and we want to see your best. In fact, to level up the fun, we’re going to give $1500 to the person who can show us the best #goldenhour discovery.

Without further ado we bring you, The Trover #GoldenHour Photo Challenge. We’re looking for stunning photos, remarkable places, and useful information so get ready to bring on your best!

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Upload your best #goldenhour photos, like this one from Jewelszee, and you could win $1500

Contest Details & How to Enter:

The Golden Hour Photography Challenge is judged by legendary Trover Kristin Repsher and the Trover HQ team.

To enter:

1) Before June 10th, upload an original photo that you snapped during #goldenhour

2) Write some tips about how to find this spot, details on its history, or recommendations on what to do here.

3) Write “#goldenhour” in the details field.

4) Post your discovery to Trover.com or via iOS/Android.  Voila! You’re in the running for $1500!

Want more Trover contest details? Check out How to Enter a Trover Contest.

May the best discovery win $1500!


Contest ends at 11:59 p.m. PST on June 10.

Already posted your #GoldenHour photos to Trover? That’s great! Just edit the details to include “#goldenhour” and they’re entered into the challenge.

Read complete rules and eligibility.

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