Having a well located, upscale apartment as a home base is a great way to explore a city. TBEX sponsor Eric Vökel has launched an ongoing promotion with bloggers who are planning a visit to Barcelona or Madrid to provide them with just such a home base.
Eric Vökel boutique apartments provide a welcoming and comfortable place to stay, offering fully furnished and appointed residences in Barcelona (three locations) and Madrid. All of the building have been recently built or completely renovated and are used solely for guests. The apartments are eco-friendly in design and use efficient solar panels to provide energy. Each apartment is equipped with all household apartments, a full equipped kitchen, washer and dryer, large screen television, wi-fi, and other upscale features.
Bloggers interested in a complimentary stay at one of the Eric Vökel apartments may request a stay subject to the following requirements:
- Write a blog post or social media reference prior to the stay
- Write a blog post after the stay providing a review of the apartment or an explanation of the stay. Your honest opinion in requested.
- Your blog must be related to travel, lifestyle, family activities, or interior design.
- You should have at least 1,000 followers on Twitter
- You should have at least 500 fans on Facebook
If you meet all of the above requirements, you can request your stay by contacting their PR agency via email, using the subject line “Bloggers and Eric” and include the following information:
- Blogger name
- One sentence describing yourself
- URL of your blog, and links to your Twitter account and Facebook page
- Indicate the city you are interested in (Barcelona or Madrid)
- Date you would like to stay
- Number of guests
The selection process includes a review of the provided information and then a check on availability. Bloggers will be contacted personally to discuss options, potential for coverage, and to answer any other questions. And hey – do we need to say it? Following these instructions helps to increase the likelihood of your request being granted.
A big thanks to Eric Vökel for sponsoring TBEX and providing this opportunity to bloggers planning a future visit to Spain. If you’re at TBEX in Girona stop by the Eric Vökel table located in the lobby and let them know how much you appreciate their commitment to travel bloggers.