Day 9 of Bargainmoose Birthday Bash: Read this if you want to try and win an iPad or 1 of 10 iPod Shuffles!

28 August 2012

*** Day 9 contest now closed, winner is Patricia!  ***

It's nearly coming to an end; our fantastic summer giveaway in which there is a brand new Apple iPad up for grabs, as well as 10 iPod Shuffles. This is the 9th day of the contest, meaning it will be the last day tomorrow - be sure to stop by the site on Wednesday as I might have some extra surprise fun planned.

You're all familiar with how this contest works as we're now on the 9th day of the celebrations! Here's what you need to ponder today:

Imagine you've got to book yourself a hotel for a week's vacation, using hotels.com. What city would you choose to visit?

Think about it, browse the locations on Hotels.com, and tell us in the comments below - where would you visit and why?

For bonus entries today:

Rules:

  • Today’s contest ends 28th August 2012
  • Canadian entrants only
  • 1 type of bonus entry per contest per day
  • Admin’s decision is final, contest is subject to change

TOPICS:   Tablets

173 comments

  • Amie
    I used to live in Calgary. Since moving back to Winnipeg about four years ago, I went to school and had a baby. I would love to go back to Calgary for a visit to introduce my baby to all of my friends there. I would also love to take on a couple of my favorite restaurants while out there! :)
  • Amber
    I would visit Banff Allberta as I am a photographer and have never had the chance to photograph the mountains. Stay at the beautiful Fairmont Lake Louise!
  • Cathy
    I would go to stay in Vancouver - I have an old friend from high school I haven't seen in many years. Plus I haven't been to Vancouver in about 30 years!
  • Debbie B.
    Used to go to Montreal a lot when I was younger and have not been back there, so would love to go back and explore again. I tweeted https://twitter.com/skeetersden/status/240398546212380673
  • Robin
    Montreal and Quebec City. The history in these two cities is incredible and I would love to see the "Just for Laughs" Festival.
  • Carla
    barcelona!
  • emma w.
    I would love to go out West, either Banff or Victoria BC, mostly just to relax, getaway and go somewhere new!
  • Linda
    I would like to go to Pheonix Arizona. I've been once and the area is so beautiful that I cannot wait to go again.
  • Jay
    I'd take my wife to Norway :)
  • Wayne
    Would book in san diego so we could see friends that we have not seen in 6 years!
  • Lesley S.
    New York - for some shopping and shows. Mainly shopping, though :D
  • Jennifer
    My fiancé and I live in different provinces and see each other at least one weekend a month. I would Love to be able to spend a full week with him anywhere but for now I'd pick New York because we both love to shop.
  • Karen
    Have always wanted to visit Victoria BC .Have family there also and it would be nice to see them.
  • Phreddy
    I would choose to visit Florence, Italy because I've always wanted to go there and experience the food and check out the beautiful scenery.
  • Jennifer
    I would book hotel rooms across Italy but mainly in Florence and along the southern coast. Having travelled to Italy almost 10 years ago it is the one country that I would love to visit again.
  • Lynn
    Halifax, Nova Scotia to visit my son in the Navy!
  • Chris
    Orlando to take my girls to Disney World.
  • Dal g.
    Back home to the uk, I left in the 90's, I'd take the hubby and baby girl
  • Maria
    Orlando for me too, can't beat the deals down there.
  • Ann
    I would love to visit to San Francisco and ride a cable car!
  • Erin M.
    I love San Diego!!!
  • Kelly J.
    I would love to go to New York and see a broadway show!!!
  • Betty C.
    I would go to Vienna, austria and visit old friends that still are there when I lived there in 1987-88 and 1990-91.
  • CLC
    I'd choose San Francisco for a second honeymoon. We loved it the first time around.
  • Maxine S.
    I would love to go to Orlando, take the family to Disney.
  • Steven
    Halifax, NS cause you just cant get enough fresh air and beautiful landscapes...
  • Jena
    I would love to some day go to London, UK. I've always wanted to go and hopefully someday I'll make that dream a reality.
  • Erica
    New york for shopping, sightseeing and the culture!
  • Andee
    Chicago, IL to see a new place
  • Rene
    I'd book myself a week in Salzburg
  • xXUPNORTHXx
    I have a friend who recently had a baby and i would love to go visit his new addition to the family.. London, ON
  • suzi
    I'd like to go to Calgary because I've heard so much about it (I've had lots of friends go to the Calgary Stampede) but I've never been West of Ontario so I think it would be a fun adventure.
  • Melissa L.
    So many places! I would probably take a week in the Portland, Oregon area. My husband used to live out there and still has many friends out that way. I have never been and have heard that the Oregon coast is gorgeous. He could visit and scuba dive and I could see the sights and indulge in photography to my heart's content.
  • Leigh
    Would like to take a trip to Fargo, ND soon.
  • UncleStuart
    Colombo, Sri Lanka - I've been fascinated with this place since reading "Anil's Ghost".
  • Jennifer
    I would go to Las Vegas or New Your for a sexy weekend away with my husband. With two young kids (one of which was recently diagnosed with Aspergers) we don't get much time for us and a weekend away would be just the thing to recharge our relationship.
  • Laura
    Las Vegas!!!
  • Sharonne K.
    New york hands down - and btw I follow and rt on twitter.
  • Trish E.
    I would go to Indianapolis to see our 11 month old granddaughter!
  • Donna C.
    Las Vegas for the shows and gambling.
  • Danielle
    Chicago, IL to walk up the stairs inside the Willis tower!
  • Ang
    I would take my family to Vancouver to see the Canadian west coast .
  • Sue
    My husband wanted to be married on the beach in Hawaii. The weather was not good there at that time so we were married in the beautiful chapel at the Treasure Island Hotel in Vegas. I would love to take him to Hawaii!!
  • Deborah
    I would love to go to Montreal.
  • mal
    would love to visit the gang at bargainmoose, where are u located? ... lol Vegas would be fun or Spain ... so many choices ...
  • Lucie
    It's a toss up between Istanbul, Turkey or Athens, Greece.
  • janicour
    Paris France for me..Best Westerm...Would love to explore this beautiful city.
  • Deborah B.
    The French Quarter in New Orleans. Visited there several years ago and hope to go again! It's an awesome place.
  • Danny
    I would love to go to Eastern Canada. I've heard some awesome things about Peggy's Cove. I would especially like to be there after a huge storm to see the massive waves hitting the rocks like I've seen in pictures.
  • Colin
    I would take my wife to Venice. It has been our dream to see Italy.
  • Tania
    I've always wanted to go to Dubrovnik, Croatia!
  • ginette4
    Amsterdam, Netherlands would love to go visit and look into my husband's history
  • Rebecca
    Paris France with my husband!
  • Nicole O.
    Vancouver here I come!
  • CeeCee
    Rome, Italy
  • Lorri-Ann
    Orlando, so I could take my little girl to Disney!
  • Carrie
    Puerto rico :)
  • Sharonne K.
    https://twitter.com/sharonnelt/status/240440053896183810
  • emma w.
    tweeted https://twitter.com/Emmaleewalpole/status/240440952823640065
  • tenille
    New Orleans
  • Lisa
    San Francisco. I was there 20 years ago and would love to go back
  • Nish
    New York City because my husband and i have never been and hear it is an amazing place to be!!!
  • Diane C.
    Phuket and to the white sandy beaches of Kathu.
  • Mei
    Portland, Oregon
  • Shaun
    Vancouver
  • Anna
    Sydney
  • Cappellis
    Auckland, NZ Lived there for a year as a teenager and would love to go back
  • Linda
    Las Vegas!
  • Ronni
    San Fransisco - always wanted to go there!
  • Sandra
    I'd pick New York!
  • Tami
    LA so that I could visit my friend who I haven't seen in a couple of years!
  • Norine
    I would love to spend a week in Bora Bora, French Polynesia! Ah, what a dream.
  • pam r.
    I would take the family to Banff
  • Richard
    I would go to Albuquerque because i just like the sound of it
  • Deanne S.
    Always wanted to visit Costa Rica!!
  • nadmar333
    Chicago! So I could have some deep dish pizza.
  • diane
    London - would love to take the kids to explore my Mom's family history - we just lost her this summer and had planned to take her on this trip within the next year or so :(
  • Chayne
    I would love to go to Florida :)
  • kathy5
    Vancouver........to visit my sons, that I see once a year.
  • Mei L.
    Singapore because that is where my husband was born and it would be nice for my baby to meet his extended family
  • henry
    if i can make it in new york, i can make it anywhere!
  • Sherri D.
    I would actually let my little boy decide and I know that he would choose Florida so that he could go to Disney World! He's gone through so much in his short life (surgeries, disability etc) and is currently dealing with his Dad leaving so I would do anything to bring some happiness to his life.
  • claudia
    waikiki Hawaii, its my dream vacation
  • Fay
    San Angelo, Texas to visit the place where my great grandparents ranched and my grandmother was born.
  • Linda
    I've always wanted to go to Paris, France. So many beautiful sights and natural beauty over there to see.
  • Erlyn
    Los Angeles
  • Lisa
    Disneyland!!! Can't wait to take the kids there - Anaheim, California
  • Emily
    Spain!
  • LJ
    I would LOVE to stay at the Hotel Lancaster in Paris, France. Almost $500.00 a night, but close to everything ... ahhh luxury.
  • Brandy
    Toronto, simply because my husband and kids have never been out east.
  • Mel
    San Diego, I have a cousin there that I haven't seen in years.
  • Lindsay
    Florence, Italy :) I've always wanted to go to Italy !
  • Mars
    New York for my 40th!
  • katama381
    Ocho Rios, Jamaica--especially around February :)
  • patricia
    Vegas here i come :-)
  • Donnas
    San Francisco; I'd love to see their famous streets.
  • LegallyB
    New Orleans for the history and the jazz. It's on my bucket list.
  • Luisa
    I would love to visit Vancouver because I have heard so many wonderful things about it.
  • Leisau C.
    I would love to visit Honolulu, Hawaii with our son. He's five now and full of wonder. We've visited Honolulu before he came along and it would be a perfect place with lots to see and do.
  • Sunshine G.
    The Castro Exclusive Residences in Barcelona....Spain would be a nice change from rainy Vancouver!
  • Linda P.
    New Orleans
  • Mandy
    oh I would love to visit Kauai Island, Hawaii again, it was my most favorite vacation spot so far.
  • Nydia
    I would book a week in a hotel in Paris, France because it is the city of romance (and shopping!) and it is my dream vacation!
  • kim n.
    My dream is to go to Hawaii!! I love sand, beaches, warm weather. Hopefully I'll make it there one day.
  • Tracey L.
    I'd like to visit San Francisco; it's where I was born and I left when I was 3 (but I was born a canadian born abroad!!)
  • Joleen
    I would go to Papeete, Tahiti! I've dreamed of going there for as long as I can remember. If I could go anywhere Tahiti would be it! The beautiful scenery, staying in an overwater hut and snorkeling all day with my hubby - what could be better!!!
  • HEIDI
    I would love to take my family to Disney World - my girls would be thrilled!
  • Marryam B.
    I would to go to Paris, do lots of sightseeing and shopping!!!
  • Erik
    Napa, California - can't beat Wine Country!
  • trysh
    I would love to take my Husband to Paris for a romantic holiday! ♥
  • heidi
    I would love to go to Hawaii...it's next on my travel list.
  • Wendy
    I've always wanted to go to Hawaii.
  • cindy
    It's a tossup between Prague and Paris for me... I have never been to Prague and it's one of my dream trip destinations. On the other hand, I have been to Paris before but it is a city that I'd love to go back to, again and again!
  • Donna
    I'm liking the sound of Hawaii too!!
  • Josie
    New York!
  • Josie
    https://twitter.com/lattesplease/status/240503149125832704
  • crystal j.
    i would visit vancouver, BC because we have family there we would love to visit after our baby is born.
  • Dave
    Hawaii with an ocean view
  • Ashleigh
    CHICAGO!!! the city is so alive with people
  • Chris
    I would use it to go to Orlando, Florida to take my daughter to Disneyworld :)
  • LEah
    Hawaii for me too!
  • Pat
    Hubby and I would love to try a shorter cruise! Not sure if I can handle being on the water so therefore a "short" cruise would be best.
  • cris b.
    Would love to go to Paris, France
  • Anna
    I would love to visit the museums in Paris, France.
  • Janet
    The practical me says: Take the kids out to BC but the adventurous me says: go to Fiji with my hubby! I've heard it's beautiful there! :)
  • Rita43
    I would choose Victoria, BC! So many beautiful cities in Canada!!!!
  • Donna L.
    Las Vegas is always nonstop fun !
  • Marjorie L.
    I enjoy the sights in Montreal
  • nick a.
    Barcelona has great culture and nightlife that I would enjoy.
  • adurango
    I'd love to go to barcelona!!
  • Jennifer
    i would love to go to Paris -- never been
  • Maria
    I would love to go to take my girls to Florida! My girls just returned from Montreal & their hotel was booked through hotels.com----we got a great deal & they just loved their hotel!!!!!
    • Maria
      Orlando Florida---that is!
  • Erin
    I would go to Florida. I've never been to anything Disney and I'd love to take my son! GO ORLANDO!!!
  • Christina
    I would love to go to New York and take in the creative atmosphere of Broadway!!
  • Vivienne
    I need to relax right now, so it would be Hawaii for me!
  • Jenn
    San Fran area
  • aussie m.
    Broadway Plaza in New York City. I think Eloise lives there!
  • Cristina
    I would love to take my kids to Anaheim and go to Disneyland for the first time!
  • Cecilia
    New York, New York
  • ginette4
    tweeted https://twitter.com/ginette4/status/240535462509420544
  • Jenny
    New York city! It's my dream to go to school in NYC so I would love to have a taste of it first!
  • Amanda
    That's a hard one to pick! I would love love to go back to Las Vegas with my mom, we had an amazing time there on our first big vacation! There's just so much to see and do. But I think I would ultimately choose to go to Ireland, to be able to explore the different cities there would be amazing =)
  • Amanda
    Tweeted! =) https://twitter.com/_amanda_star/status/240570672559046656
  • Pat
    Definitely San Francisco!!!
  • Olivia L.
    Paradise Island, Bahamas!
  • Benita
    I've never been to Hawaii... :)
  • Marcos
    There's a city in Portugal called Porto, it's got a medieval coastal charm to it that I would love to go one day.
  • sheila
    Venice or Florence, Italy
  • Diane
    Las Vegas! One of my best vacations ever, would love to go again.
  • Sandeep S.
    Taipei, Taiwan! never been and I would love to immerse myself somewhere I could get lost...because this would force me to be out of my comfort zone and to be somewhere I dont speak the language!
  • Jessica
    I would choose Dallas. I have a brother that lives there that I have not seen for years. I would love for him to be able to meet his niece and nephew :)
  • Robyn
    Washington, DC because I have always wanted to go to the Smithsonian museum and the Air & Space museum!
  • natalie d.
    would love to see a pittsburgh steelers game ... in pittsburgh. we'd take in a game, tour the city, go to mt washington and just chill together
  • Elisha
    Chicago! I've been meaning to visit a friend there for ages.
  • Stephanie
    Victoria BC! A beautiful place, and I'd love to take my kids there!
  • Pip444
    I would definitely choose Vienna, Austria.
  • Pip444
    https://twitter.com/pip444/status/240624841789677569
  • lilpeej
    Paradise Island, Bahamas ... have always wanted to visit Bahamas and Paradise Island seems like the ideal place to stay for a week.
  • Lisa
    Oahu, Hawaii, my dream to go there!
  • Deanna
    Singapore. My sister just moved there and we would like to visit.
  • Dorothy H.
    Toronto. My friends are there and I'm not.
  • Suzanne
    I would choose New York as I would love to see some Broadway shows
  • KylieC
    Toronto for me! We plan to visit Toronto soon and I love hotels.com. Certainly won't miss a good deal there. :D
  • Crystal W.
    I would go to Montreal, we spent all of our summers there when I was younger.
  • Crystal W.
    Tweeted about the contest, thank you!
  • Stephanie
    Go big or go home.... I'd stay at the Atlantis Resort on Paradise Island in the Bahamas. It's kinda like a city....
  • Peter H.
    Nadi, Fiji Some city in Fiji.
  • jamesc
    Montreal would be great
  • Tiggrr
    Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort - sun, sand and cool drinks on the most beautiful island :)
  • Leanne B.
    Maui, Hawaii!
  • Raz
    Suva, Fiji home of alot of my relatives and mom and beautiful place.
  • MAMTA S.
    I would choose Florida in the states as I would like to take my kids to Disney World.

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