Selangor tourism board is calling for local and international travel bloggers to showcase their talents by joining “My Selangor Story” blogger competition.
To be shortlisted, bloggers will just need to record a one-minute introductory video on why they should be chosen before September 5.
Launching the event with Komunitikini and other partners recently, Selangor exco for tourism and environment Elizabeth Wong said tourists nowadays rely much on blogs and social media resources as vital information before embarking on their journey.
“Blogs are now an important source of information for travel enthusiasts, many bloggers would share their honest experiences for others to refer.”
Wong with Komunitikini representative Mohan
When asked upon tips to be shortlisted, Wong said the bloggers blogs must first enjoy a sizeable followers. She also stressed bloggers are not required to write a lengthy entry.
The contestant who creates the most creative and popular blog post would stand a chance to win RM2,500 in cash, a 3-day-2-night stay at Sunway Resort Hotel & Spa with 4 entrance tickets for Sunway Lagoon, a pair of Firefly air tickets to Terengganu, 3-day-2-night stay at Awana Kijal Terengganu, Genting Theme Park Annual Passport, a Digital camera from Pentax, a health screening voucher from Tropicana Hospital and an opportunity to dine for free at Haven Restaurant at Ampang Lookout Point.