The annual New York Times Travel Show is underway this weekend at Javits Convention Center, to help you scratch your travel itch with 500 exhibitors from more than 100 countries. There are tons of giveaways, including FREE vacations of a lifetime. Here’s what you can win:
- Hear NYCOTC editor Evelyn Kanter speak about vacations close to home at 2 p.m. today. Keeping it Local is in Seminar Room 4. #keepingitlocal
- Meet NYCOTC editor Evelyn Kanter at 4 p.m., at the Meet the Experts booth, #939, to get personal one-on-one advice about your next vacation on the cheap.
Caribbean – The Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association has an auction to fund scholarships to Caribbean students studying hospitality and tourism. Bid on trips of five to seven nights at top hotels in the Bahamas, St. Lucia, Bonaire, St. Martin, Antigua and Nevis. Booth 121.
Mexico – Two round-trip travel certificates on Aeromexico to any destination in Mexico. Booth 523
Italy – The tour operator Car Italy Tours is giving away two airline tickets to Italy. Booth 564
The half-price tickets NYCOTC offered last week are all sold out, but you can still get a $3 discount with the code SPKR14.