HouseTrip and Viator are proud to sponsor TBEX this year. To celebrate, we’d like to give attending bloggers the chance to join us on a FAM trip before TBEX 14 North America in Cancun, Mexico.

ryan levittThe trip is an opportunity to experience the joy of bringing more “Us Time” into your life by staying in a HouseTrip rental in the Riviera Maya. Find out why millions of travellers worldwide are switching to holiday rentals in order to take advantage of the added value, amenities, and choice, that come when you have a complete home at your disposal. At HouseTrip, we believe that it is the shared experience that makes a vacation truly memorable – time spent with loved ones, families and groups of friends.

So let us help bring more Us Time into your TBEX stay.

Then Travel With An Insider by letting the excursions begin with the world’s leading global tours and activities provider, Viator. Take advantage of a team of dedicated travel gurus who provide handpicked and verified trip activities in more than 1,500 destinations worldwide.

There are seven spaces available on the Riviera Maya trip. Selected bloggers will receive free accommodation, transfers to and from Cancun, an itinerary of hand-selected experiences, and most meals. Note: Airfare or other transportation to and from Cancun is not included. We’ve got great properties lined up for you here and here and here.

Blogger Qualifications:

  • You must be registered for TBEX Cancun to apply. If you’re not, head on over to register.
  • Bloggers will be selected at random.
  • All interested bloggers should have a minimum of one year of regular blog content on their blog.
  • Although we are collecting analytic and social media information, it is for analysis purposes only; we we will not be looking at follower or traffic numbers in selecting participants.

All bloggers not selected for the trip will immediately qualify for an exclusive 15% voucher code from HouseTrip that can be used on the blog and/or shared with readers for their use. It’s a little extra thank you for your interest and time.

Don’t be scared or shy! Fill out the application form and come prepared for both independent explorations (designed to give you unique content), and the chance to experience what HouseTrip and Viator are all about. And, keep an eye out for another HouseTrip and Viator offer for Athens coming up soon.

Dates:  September 8-11, 2014. You will be finished with the FAM trip in time to register for TBEX and attend the opening night party.

UPDATE:  The FAM trip is for bloggers only. Sorry, no +1s can be accommodated.

Deadline for application is June 30th, 2014, midnight Pacific Time.

*****UPDATE*****

The travel bloggers who were randomly selected for the Cancun FAM trip are:

  • Find and Go Seek (Dana Freeman)
  • Mother of All Trips (Mara Gorman)
  • Crazy Sexy Fun Traveler (Alexandra Kovacova)
  • Mommy Kat And Kids (Kathryn Lavallee)
  • Surf And Sunshine (Jeana Shandraw)
  • Mary Hickcox (Bohemian Mom)