PHOENIX, AZ (August 19, 2008) – Making vacation plans to California, Nevada or Hawaii? Consumers can now log on to state-specific Best Western web sites to post their favorite attractions, photos and stories from each of the three states.
Features on the Web site will include a survey section, snapshot contest and travelogue.
– Survey Section: This feature will allow consumers to report on their favorite attractions and dining experiences and rate their favorite places.
– Snapshot Contest: Designed to allow visitors to get a candid look at the sights and attractions all over California, Nevada and Hawaii and have the opportunity to post pictures for the snapshot contest. Photo themes for the contest will include most scenic view, best vacation attraction and funniest vacation snapshot. Winners of the snapshot contest are eligible to win a $50 Best Western Travel Card.
– Travelogue: This will allow visitors to post their short travel stories on their vacation experiences.
“With social media becoming more popular and consumers returning from summer travel armed with photos and stories, this is a great time for travelers to enjoy our new, regional online features,” said Lisa Schmidlap, senior manager of field marketing for Best Western International.
These enhancements will allow visitors to share entertaining ideas during road trips, post fun photos, recommend their favorite locales and win great prizes. The Web sites include: http://www.bestwesterncalifornia.com/vacation-attractions http://www.bestwesternnevada.com/vacation-attractions http://www.bestwesternhawaii.com/vacation-attractions