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Balaton Region Photo Contest

05-06-2012 -

Have you ever heard of Lake Balaton the biggest natural Lake in Central Europe? Well, if you know what we talk about and you have been there or plan to spend some days in the region of water, breathtaking scenery and wine, join the photo contest of Golopper.com and Marmalade.hu on Facebook. Upload a photo of the Balaton Region and collect as many Likes as possible to win a holiday or a one day yachting experience.

Lake Balaton offers unforgettable experiences all year round but summer is its peak season. This lake with its nickname: the Hungarian Sea is truly a paradise for all ages with numerous activities, the romantic sunsets, and the variety of programs all around the lake.

If you have the “Balaton-experience” take a shoot or search your archive and send us. We publish them so that the people can vote for the “best”. The prize? You can win a three day holiday in a hotel or a one day yachting on the lake.

The rules of the game

You can uploading your photos from 10 o’clock 1 June 2012 until midnight 30 June 2012. (the photos have to refer to Lake Balaton)

People can vote (collection of lLikes) simultaneously, meaning that they can click on the Like button at the selected picture from 10 o’clock 1 June 2012 until midnight 30 June 2012.

The final scores and the winners (who have collected the most Likes) will be announced on 2 July 2012 before noon.


First prize: Wellness weekend in Residence Balaton Hotel for two persons

Second prize: an unforgettable yacht trip organized by Sailing School Holovits

Third prize: a bagful of Balaton chocolate bar (yummy)

The winners will be notified by e-mail – in compliance with the Rules of the photo contest

Get your camera and win your next holiday!

The sponsors of the contest:

Pampering wellness days for two

Hotel Residence**** Balaton, Siofok





More on the prizes: The wellness weekend is for two adults for two nights. The winner will be welcomed with a drink and will stay in a twin-bedded room. During the stay the winner will enjoy half board and the numerous amenities of the hotel such as: the Oasis Sport – pool, Bubble baths, Finnish sauna, steam cabin, Kneipp treadle bath, fitness room. Residence Beach in the summer.

Residence**** Conference & Wellness Hotel is located in the villa quarter of Siófok town, 100 meters away from Lake Balaton and 900 meters from the town centre and has 56 comfortable double rooms. You can enjoy the pampering hot pools of the Lake Wellness Oasis sipping a cocktail or any of the 20 different kinds of massage.

More information: http://balaton.hotel-residence.hu

An unforgettable yacht trip on Lake Balaton for 1-5 people

Sailing School Holovits

More on the prize: You can experience the excitement of setting sail with the help of our knowledgeable skippers, moreover we spice it up with an enchanting sunset in the evening.

The introduction of Sailing School Holovits

Infinite freedom – noiselessly gliding sailboat. This wonderful sport provides never-ending affordable opportunities for anyone. György Holovits, one of the most successful Hungarian sailor, is devoted to the promotion and education of this sport in Hungary through his school, which was established in 1997 in Balatonfoldvar. The school is a certified trainer of hobby and professional sailors. Besides they offer boat rental and yachting.

More information: http://vitorlastanfolyam.holovits.hu/




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Jake Thamm - Lord of the Rockies

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