Want to travel the Philippines in 80 days, all expenses paid? You can, if you become Juanderlust's "Chosen Juan".
Juanderlust is a global online search for the Chosen Juan who will be tasked to explore and rediscover the Philippines in 80 days. From Luzon to Mindanao, the Chosen Juan will go on a big travel adventure, experiencing 80 wonders of the Philippines and learning about the country's culturealong the way. Juanderlust is open to everyone, so people from all walks of life may send their applications, whether they are students, office workers, seasoned travelers, backpackers from anywhere around the world, or if they simply want to go on a new adventure.
Signups for Juanderlust are open until November 15, 2015. Participants just need to visit www.travelbook.ph/juanderlust, fill out the application form, and submit a brief answer to the question “Why should you be the Chosen Juan?” in text and video format. The final winner will be announced on January 2, 2016. The journey begins on the second week of January and ends on the last week of March.
Juanderlust, one of the biggest online travel competitions to hit the web this year, aims to showcase a different side of the Philippines to a global audience by highlighting the country's culture, people, and undiscovered sites. The competition, which had its press launch last August 12, 2015, is a tie-up between TravelBook.ph, a hotel booking site in the Philippines, and StopSleepGo.com, a vacation rental booking site based in the UK and the Philippines.
TravelBook.ph began in 2010 as the largest online catalog of Philippine hotels and resorts. Since becoming an online hotel booking service in 2013, TravelBook.ph has gained over 1,500 hotel and resort partners from all over the Philippines. The company’s aim is to help every Filipino travel more with value for money accommodations in every corner of the country.
StopSleepGo.com is an online vacation accommodation service, providing varied and unique places globally for the travelers' convenience. The company’s goal is to encourage people from all over the world to list and rent out their properties to travelers, helping locals earn extra income while providing travelers with accommodations for every occasion.