Blog to win

Thailand May 18, 2017 15:50

By The Nation

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The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is inviting bloggers all around the world to share their unique Thai local experiences online for the chance to win a trip to explore Bangkok and Thailand’s Northeastern Region.

The second TAT Newsroom Blogger contest is on the theme “Uniquely Local, Uniquely Thai” and, according to TAT Governor Yuthasak Supasorn, gives avid bloggers from around the world the chance to share their ideas about what makes Thailand unique. 

In this competition, bloggers can weave these experiences into exciting Thailand travel articles or videos that will inspire and entertain their followers while showing the world Thailand has so much to offer,” he says

The TAT Newsroom Blogger 2017 contest is open to international bloggers with active online blogs or a social media presence (personal blog, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.) and a substantial number of followers.

To enter Blogger Thailand 2017, bloggers are required to write a blog of up to 350 words accompanied by up to five pictures, or upload a video blog of between 30 and 90 seconds, that tells about their “Uniquely Local, Unique Thai” experiences.

Entries must be submitted via before June 15, and once approved and uploaded can be shared with online followers using the key hash tag BloggerThailand17, followed by another hash tag that indicates the category for their entry: ThaiPeople; ThaiPlaces; or ThaiExperiences.

The six most outstanding entries will win a free trip to Thailand inclusive of return airfare and a fiveday/fournight itinerary to explore Bangkok and the Isaan region.

To further inspire bloggers, TAT Newsroom Blogger 2017 contest is collecting the work of wellknown food, culture and travel bloggers as motivation for those who dream of becoming a Thailand travel writer. These guest posts include some stories shared by the winners of the TAT Newsroom Blogger 2016.

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