And the winner is…

Are you the lucky winner of our sweepstakes ‘what 5 things would you do with 5 Eurail Passes and $5000’?

Recognize this entry? The winning entry plans on doing the following 5 things with the grand prize: Visit family around Poland, See the old salt mines in Warsaw, Go to the spice markets in Turkey, Find my university friends and cousins in the Netherlands! EAT A MEAL FROM EVERY CULTURE!

After a random draw the winner is…Jonathan Kabas from Ontario, Canada.  Congratulations Jonathan!

Here are some fun facts from all entries received:

72% of entrants want to eat or drink in Europe, sometimes both!  Swiss chocolate, Belgium waffles, Italian pasta, French champagne, Hungarian goulash, Spanish paella….European cuisine certainly lives up to its reputation…yum!

69% of entrants want to visit France.  Talk about Paris, the Eiffel Tower and the Louvre being popular!  Close in second place is Italy!


Here are some fun entries of your ideal European trip:

Swim in the Aegean Sea near Athens.

Ride a bike through the tulip fields near Amsterdam.

Have weisswurst and a liter of beer in Munich during Oktoberfest.

Visit a farmhouse (agritourismo) near Siena and explore Tuscany.

See the Aurora Borealis  in Norway during the Tromso Northern Lights Festival.

Carol H. CA, USA


Ski in Austria.

Buy a watch in Switzerland.

Drink beer in Germany.

Visit the Acropolis in Greece

Eat tapas in Spain.

Darcy R. ON, Canada


Meet Mona Lisa at the Louvre.

Learn to make Gnocchi in Tuscany.

Pick olives in Greece.

Rub elbows with royalty in Monaco.

Crush Spanish grapes with my bare feet.

Simon J. Canada


Thank you to everyone who entered and stay tuned for our next exciting sweepstakes!



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