This is the perfect competition for Kiwis who are or have been overseas and have used the services of an OE organisation (like IEP, Camp America, or CCUSA). Simply write a review on one of these organisations and you could win free travel goodies for your next trip or fun stuff that has a link with travelling. Each month we select the most honest, most interesting, or most helpful reviewer and award him/her with the surprise prize of that month.

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Read or submit travel reviews: honest and independent travel reviews

Write a review, inspire others, win free travel goodies

Travel reviews help future travellers on their way. It helps them to select the right OE organisation, if they don’t want to arrange their OE stuff themselves. So they’re looking forward to read your review on the OE organisation that you have used. Write a review now and you could win free travel goodies or fun stuff tat has a link with travel and travelling (see below for details of the monthly free stuff that’s up for grabs).

  • Who can enter the competition? Kiwis who are or have been on an Overseas Experience or working holiday
  • What can you win? Each month we give away different free travel goodies (see below)
  • How can I enter? Write a travel review on the OE organisation whose services you have used (for instance IEP, CCUSA, Camp America). Each month we pick the most interesting review and will award the writer with the prize below.

August – December 2012: win a free Lonely Planet guide

Got travel fever? Want to explore the world again after your first OE or working holiday? Perfect. We’re giving away a free Lonely Planet (or Rough Guide) to the one person who writes the most interesting review about the OE organisation he or she has used. Even when you’re about to embark on your first OE you can enter this competition by reviewing the services of your OE organisation so far. Simply submit your review and you’ll be in the monthly draw to win this Lonely Planet (or a guide to your preferred destination).


Lonely Planet USA
Lonely Planet USA
Travel reviews submitted between 1 August and 31 December 2012 go in the monthly draw for a chance to win a free Lonely Planet guide to any destination. You name the destination and we’ll send you a fitting Lonely Planet travel book. Submit your review of the OE organisation you used and you’re in the draw.

Not a winner? Then check out these great deals on travel guides (free shipping throughout New Zealand). Trying to decide between paper and digital travel guides? Then check out the facts and join the discussion on paper vs digital.

 

May – July 2012: win perfect DVD set for those long winter nights

When it’s cold outside it’s the perfect time for a movie night. Or a night filled with the travel adventures from chef Anthony Bourdain. The perfect inspiration for your next overseas trip. So submit a travel review and win Season 2 of Anthony Bourdain’s No Reservations.

Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations Season 2
Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations Season 2

Travel reviews submitted between 1 May and 31 July 2012 go in the draw for a chance to win this fantastic DVD set. The perfect prize for travellers. Don’t miss out. Simply review your OE organisation and you’re in the draw.

April 2012: competition is on a break

From 1 May 2012 the ‘write a review and win’ competition will be back.

March 2012: Experience UB40 live in Holland (DVD)

Bands and musicians travel heaps to perform for their fans worldwide (yeah we’re jealous). In March 2012 you guys have a chance to win a recording of the Homegrown gig by UB40, which was recorded in Holland (2007). An energetic show recorded in concert hall Ahoy in Rotterdam. Experence UB40 live in Holland on DVD.

UB40: Home Grown in Holland
UB40: Home Grown in Holland

Travel reviews submitted between 1 March and 31 March 2012 go in the draw for a chance to win this amazing live performance by UB40 (160 minutes), captured on DVD with Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround and DTS 5.1 Surround Sound.

February 2012: Free travel goodies

OE reviews submitted between 23 January and 29 February 2012 are in the draw to win this month’s prize. The reviewer with the most helpful and honest review will be awarded the prize. And this month it is…

Lonely Planet Europe on a Shoestring
Lonely Planet Europe on a Shoestring

Lonely Guide: Europe on a shoestring, the perfect companion for your next trip or a great gift for a mate who is about to travel to Europe. So don’t wait and submit your travel review now!

Can’t wait till we announce this month’s winner? Check these special deals (up to 30% off) on Lonely Planet Guides.

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