#Golden Photo Contest — From Magic Hour to Autumn Colors

Share your #Golden discoveries for a chance to win $1500 for travel! From golden hour’s gorgeous glow to the warm autumn hues of leaf peeping season, show us your #Golden finds. Dig into the details and share your nuggets of travel knowledge with the Trover community. Write a unique description, include the tag #Golden, and use a precise geo-tag to win a $1500 Expedia travel prize!

Sunset view of ocean spray on basalt column cliffs.

Share your best #Golden themed photos to win! Photo by Justin Stenning of Bombo, Australia.

Share your gold themed travel finds for your chance to win! Your #Golden discoveries might feature:

Share your #Golden photos and tips by October 1, 2018. Write details about your discovery and tag each one #Golden to enter our contest for a $1500 Expedia Travel Prize. Check out the full list for inspiration!

#Golden Photo Contest – a photo list by Trover

How to Enter the #Golden Photo Contest:

1) Upload an original photo of an interesting discovery or experience that prominently features high perspectives or fits the #Golden 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 1 October 2018.

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 “#Golden” in the description field.

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

This is a judged contest. Eligible images must be clear, include a unique description about your discovery, and have an accurate and specific geo-tag. You may upload an unlimited number of eligible photos.

This contest is only open to NEW Trover photos. Add yours by October 1st to be considered! 

Read contest terms and conditions.

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

#Colorful Photo Sweepstakes Winners

Everything’s better in color, and travel photos are no exception!

Last week we ended our latest Travel Photo Sweepstakes, a celebration of all things #Colorful. In only two weeks you shared more than 4,100 brilliantly #Colorful travel photos from nearly 130 countries around the world, making this one of our most successful Sweepstakes ever – THANK YOU!

We knew this Sweepstakes would be one of our favorites, which is why we decided to award three $500 prizes. Good thing we did, because you took us to tropical beaches and magical cities, showed us inspiring adventures and incredible markets, and added vibrancy and life to our community with every shot. And while we loved every single photo you shared with us, there could only be three lucky winners.

Those winning discoveries are…

Camping on Old Snowy Mountain in Washington State by Tara Jones

#Colorful camping in Washington State


Ka Inato Restaurant in the Philippines by Foodie n Traveler

#Colorful travel photo from the Philippines


Maharat Pier in Bangkok, Thailand by Nita Gulati

Maharat Pier in Bangkok, Thailand


Thanks for sharing these awesome #Colorful discoveries Tara, Foodie, and Nita! We hope you enjoy your $500 prizes and that you continue to share your travels and adventures on Trover!

For more information on future happenings at Trover, make sure to keep an eye on the Trover blog, and don’t stop sharing the Best of Everywhere with us!


#Colorful Travel Photo Sweepstakes

Color inspires, invokes, and excites the senses.

From cities and food to bodies of water, everything looks better in vibrant colors.

So to celebrate the beauty that colors our lives and our travels, we’re thrilled to announce the #Colorful Travel Photo Sweepstakes! Are you ready? Upload your #Colorful photos now!

Three $500 Prizes

We can already tell this will be one of our favorite contests ever, so to make room for as many great entries as possible, we’ll be giving out three $500 prizes – so start uploading!

#Colorful Travel Photo SweepstakesUpload your best #Colorful photos, like this one from Sebastião Mesquita e Carmo, and you could win $500!

Sweepstakes Details & How to Enter:

1) By September 24th, upload an original photo of a vibrantly #Colorful travel destination or experience.

2) Write a couple of lines about your discovery. This could be details about the place and its history, tips on how to find it or what to do there, or any interesting facts or stories you gathered about your discovery.

3) Include “#Colorful” in the details field.

4) Post your discovery to Trover.com or via iOS/Android. Et voila! You’re in the running for one of three $500 prizes!

Want more details on how to win a Trover sweepstakes? Check out How to Enter a Trover Contest.

This is a Sweepstakes. The more awesomely #Colorful photos you upload, the higher your chance of winning $500!

Challenge ends at 11:59 p.m. PDT on September 24, 2015.

Already posted your #Colorful photos to Trover? That’s great! Just edit the description to include “#Colorful” and it will be automatically entered into the challenge.

Read complete rules and eligibility.

Questions? Send us a note at feedback@trover.com.

15 Colorful Reasons to Visit Spain this Summer

Red may be the color most closely associated with Spain, but it’s not the only color you’ll see on the streets and in the villages of this beautiful country.

From tiles to flowers, cathedrals to produce markets, Spain is full of vivid colors that will transport you to a rich culture centered on food, wine, and sensational festivals. Here’s a glimpse of the brilliant colors you can expect should you visit Spain!

1. The Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao, Spain

Trover photo by Matt Hughes


2. Street festival in Ronda, Spain

Trover photo by Sara W


3. Stained glass at La Sagrada Familia in Barcelona, Spain

Trover photo by Pavi Thomas


4. Júzcar, aka “Smurftown,” Spain

Trover photo by Jessica Bowler


5. The Concurs de Castells de Tarragona competition in Tarragona, Spain

Trover photo by Tom Stahl


6. Belmond La Residencia in Deià, Spain

Trover photo by Michaela Balazsova


7. Street art in the Gràcia neighborhood of Barcelona, Spain

Trover photo by I’m Out of the Office


8. Colorful row houses in Villajoyosa, Spain

Trover photo by Travel with all senses


9. Tiled bench in the Gaudi-designed Park Güell in Barcelona, Spain

Trover photo by KHYLAsophy


10. Fresh produce at the Mercado de San Miguel in Madrid, Spain

Trover photo by David Wildridge


11. Stained glass at the Basílica de Santa Maria del Pi in Barcelona, Spain

Trover photo by Vincent Ramundo


12. Hotel San Gill in Seville, Spain

Trover photo by Nataliya Trikur


13. Gaudi-designed Casa Batlló in Barcelona, Spain

Trover photo by Stephan Popescu


14. Colorful gardens competing in the Cordoba Patio Festival in Cordoba, Spain

Trover photo by YoungAdventuress


15. Streets decorated for Festa Major de Gràcia in Gràcia, Barcelona, Spain

Trover photo by Jessica Bowler


Need more reasons to visit Spain this summer? Check out the full list of beautiful vivid colors across Spain here, and don’t forget to share your own photos of colorful Spain on Trover!

6 Colorful Cities Around the World

Out there in the world, there are some places that feature more of the colors of the rainbow than others.

Here are 6 cities around the world that are brilliantly painted with a splash of color:

1. Havana, Cuba



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