#GetJaxToKerala is more than a catchy hashtag that I dreamt up. I have entered a blog contest to win a FANTASTIC trip to Kerala, India. I need YOU to VOTE to get there!

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Where is Kerala?

With the Arabian Sea in the west, the Western Ghats towering 500-2700 m in the east and networked by 44 rivers, Kerala enjoys unique geographical features that have made it one of the most sought-after tourist destinations in Asia.

  • An equable climate
  • A long shoreline with serene beaches
  • Tranquil stretches of emerald backwaters
  • Lush hill stations and exotic wildlife
  • Waterfalls
  • Sprawling plantations and paddy fields
  • Ayurvedic health holidays
  • Enchanting art forms
  • Magical festivals
  • Historic and cultural monuments
  • An exotic cuisine

All of which offer you a unique experience. And what’s more, each of these charming destinations is only a two-hour drive from the other – a singular advantage no other destination offers.

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An Indian Taxi being lovingly hand painted

It’s not hard to see why it is also known as God’s Own Country!

With one hundred percent literacy, Kerala, India’s most advanced society with world-class health care systems. Kerala posses India’s lowest infant mortality and highest life expectancy rates making it the highest physical quality of life in India. Peaceful and pristine, it is India’s cleanest state. {Source: Kerala Tourism}

What is Kerala Blog Express?

Kerala Blog Express is an initiative by Kerala Tourism that offers travel bloggers a never before opportunity to take part in an all-expenses paid two-week road trip from North through to South Kerala.

How does it work?

The number of votes the contestant receives plus their social media reach will be considered by the judges for the final selection.

The required criteria for the winners are; Country of origin, the number of votes received, social media reach, quality of the blog and how the blog ranks in search engines will be taken into account. Voting is only one of the criteria. More votes will increase the chance of getting selected.

See that’s where YOU dear reader come in – I need YOUR VOTE to get me there!

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The voting for Kerala Blog Express will end on January 10th, 2017.

Finally, I’d like to thank you so much for your support!

The Jax