And the September 2009 Winners Are…….


First Place Winner: Denver’s Best Beer by Diane Deering-Gaston (winner of the Website Design by ZD Design)

Second Place Winner: Hipster Voodoo, French Burgundy and Maple-Pork Madness in Unassuming Portland by Joe Teskie (winner of the Weekend in Sarasota)

Third Place Winner
: Dive Bars of Seattle by Corey Kahler (winner of the 3 travel books)

Fourth Place Winner
: Portland Food Cart Scene by Caitlin Dwyer (winner of Barbara Hudgins Book, "Crafting the Travel Guidebook: How to Write, Publish and Sell Your Travel Book"

Fifth Place Winner
: Natural Beauty and Amazing Food in Siesta Key by Joe Teskie (winner of the giclee print)

Sixth Place Winner: Seven Breweries in Two Days by Marion Head
Seventh Place Winner: Exploring Cape Brenton Island by Gail Lowe
Tied as the Eighth Place Winner:
The Ultimate Las Vegas Girlfriend Getaway
by Jessica Lee and
Eco-Discovery in Port Charlotte by Joe Teskie
Ninth Place Winner: Chicago’s Jazz Scene by Lori Villamil Christian
Tenth Place Winner: East Side Foodie Exploration by Hailee Moore

 Congratulations Winners!!

Winners based on most unique hits to full story article. All top 10 winners receive a copy of A Sense of Place: Great Travel Writers Talk About Their Craft, Lives, and Inspiration

As soon as the top five winning writers choose their prizes we will list their choice on this page.

Didn’t win? Don’t worry, we’ll be sure to do it again.

In the meantime, don’t forget there is less than a month to submit an article for our travel writers contest.  First place is a trip to Hawaii and you won’t beleive all the cool stuff included!!  Other cool prizes are a website design and a Kelty backpack.  Enter today!!