Simonseeks is thanking its writing community once again for the time and expertise they have given to the website. To also encourage new writers to contribute, Simonseeks is giving away £20,000 in travel writing prizes.
We have now chosen October’s winners and will continue to offer cash prizes, totalling £5,000 per month, to writers between now and the end of the year. All guides submitted to the site will qualify for entry.
Congratulations to the winning writers! Please see a list of our winners below. Click on their profile picture or guide title to read their guides and be inspired.
Alexandra Mackenzie - Iquitos, Peru: my Bruce Parry moment
Alice Alech - Mad about Martinique
Amanda Statham - Bagging bargains in New York
Brendan Harding - Altamira: step back in time in northern Spain
Catherine Weakley - Ste-Foy, France: on the way up… but still off-piste heaven
Charlotte Howells - Perfect powder in Fernie
Chris Howard - Moscow: like nowhere else on earth
Colin Baird - Lismore: a truly enchanting Scottish island
Daniel Jones - Aberdovey: real Wales without the crowds
Elizabeth McInnes - Wildlife and wilderness in Tasmania
Jane Batchelor - Coober Pedy: literally Down Under
Julia Dickinson - Mexico: Cancun with four teenagers in tow
Keri Muller - Eating and drinking in Cape Town
Kevin Hughes - Tranquil Tobago: welcome to paradise
Kim Vernon - Winter in Budapest
Laura Dixon - Spain’s best-kept secret: Tarifa
Lee Cobaj - Acapulco: bringing back the glamour
Lee Marshall - Bed, breakfast & Italian chic: five great locandas in Venice
Natasha Edwards - Small romantic hotels in Paris
Norman Miller - Elche: Costa Blanca gem
Rachel Youlton - The Rio thing: samba for free at a Lapa street party
Simon Ball - Paris – An Ernest Hemingway bar crawl
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