Kiwi Collection Overnight Sensations: Book Giveaway

Comments 41 by Rebecca Bollwitt

I have been approached to conduct another book giveaway and this time it’s for a hardcover copy of Overnight Sensations: The Americas from Kiwi Collection.

Overnight Sensations: The AmericasBased in Vancouver, the Kiwi Collection is a website for booking and browsing hotels that offer a little bit more than the ordinary. Their 2100 hotel listings (in 124 countries) include unique offers, upgrades, VIP treatments, and those added touches that make a getaway special.

I used the system to search for hotels in Vancouver and the listings called up Shangri-La, Pan Pacific, Loden, Opus, Fairmont Pacific Rim, Fairmont Hotel Vancouver, Fairmont Waterfront, Sutton Place and the Wedgewood. One thing that really stuck out for me was the amazing photography — check out the image they have for the Shangri-La Listing here. Photos such as these are featured in the Overnight Sensations book.

Reader review from Amazon: If you like travelling in style and experience the best hotels in the world (or Americas) this is a must have book to show off with on your coffee table in your living room. Not only does it have a cool design but it invites one to travel more and see what is actually out there in the world for the one that likes to spend a few extra $ on staying in nice hotels. Surprisingly, you will find that many hotels in this book do not cost much more than boring hotel chains that has little extra to offer in terms of sensations.

It’s no secret that I love to travel and take photos so I’m happy to do this giveaway. Here’s how to enter to win the book (valued at $99 USD retail):

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  • Enter to win a copy of the Overnight Sensations travel book from @Miss604

    I will draw the winner at random on June 8th around 10:00am.

    Update The winner of the book is marybeth i, thanks to everyone for their interest and for entering the contest.

    Disclosure: and I have not read/do not have a copy of the book.

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    1. Amy ChanWednesday, June 2nd, 2010 — 2:22pm PDT

      Love it! Great post Rebecca!

    2. KarenWednesday, June 2nd, 2010 — 2:45pm PDT

      Looks like a fabulous book!

    3. TriciaWednesday, June 2nd, 2010 — 2:58pm PDT

      My mom’s birthday is coming up and she’d love that!

    4. DianeWednesday, June 2nd, 2010 — 3:27pm PDT

      How exciting!

    5. TeresaWednesday, June 2nd, 2010 — 3:46pm PDT

      I am interested in reading this book.

    6. AndriaWednesday, June 2nd, 2010 — 4:25pm PDT

      I have actually read this book while staying at the Rock Water Secret Cove Resort which is featured in it! Love it!

    7. nance428Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010 — 4:28pm PDT

      <3 travel books

    8. lucWednesday, June 2nd, 2010 — 4:34pm PDT

      We stayed at the Opus recently and although it’s “hip and stylish”, it’s not a good value, missing even a pool. Photos are sometimes misleading.

    9. SeanWednesday, June 2nd, 2010 — 4:34pm PDT

      This looks like a great book!

    10. Sunny DreemzWednesday, June 2nd, 2010 — 5:35pm PDT

      Yum, this looks like a book with lots of eye candy. Thanks for the giveaway!

    11. marybeth iWednesday, June 2nd, 2010 — 5:53pm PDT

      I love great coffee table books – this looks like one I would love to browse through. Thanks for the giveaway and happy travels!

    12. valerieWednesday, June 2nd, 2010 — 6:03pm PDT

      Looks fantastic!

    13. NicoleWednesday, June 2nd, 2010 — 8:30pm PDT

      enter me please!

    14. LindaWednesday, June 2nd, 2010 — 9:00pm PDT

      I love traveling, coffee table books and good places to stay at. Will be a good book to flip through.

    15. ChristineThursday, June 3rd, 2010 — 12:26am PDT

      I hope I win 🙂

    16. Tanja TThursday, June 3rd, 2010 — 7:10am PDT

      staying in style is what I love to do!

    17. trevorThursday, June 3rd, 2010 — 8:37am PDT

      greetings from cowtown! I’m a Vancouver-phile, its my go-to get away for spontaneous weekends away. I’ll be there in a couple of weeks, so i need to look at options for places to stay (i’ve stayed at the opus, sutton place, hotel vancouver, sylvia so far…), the Vancouver listings would be useful. I noticed the Keefer was the only Canadian listing in Conde Naste Travel magazine best places 2010, I would like to stay there sometime!

      Are you planning an Alberta visit this year? The Stampede maybe?


    18. A Novel WomanThursday, June 3rd, 2010 — 9:32am PDT

      Gorgeous looking book!

    19. MylyneThursday, June 3rd, 2010 — 10:41am PDT

      My husband travels a lot on business and is very much into comfort and service when he is out of town. I know that he will put this book to good use and may even recommend it to his workmates who have their share of traveling as well. Thanks for this chance to win this book. It’s a great give-away!

    20. JaniceThursday, June 3rd, 2010 — 11:38am PDT

      Enter me please

    21. Jennifer M.Thursday, June 3rd, 2010 — 11:43am PDT

      The only downside to winning this book is that it will create a deep sense of dissatisfaction with my travel budget. 🙂

    22. RubyThursday, June 3rd, 2010 — 12:08pm PDT

      Sounds like the book has some great photography. Would luv to win it. Posted on my twitter as well: bluerubytuesday

    23. IntoxThursday, June 3rd, 2010 — 12:44pm PDT

      interesting looking book

    24. DeeThursday, June 3rd, 2010 — 6:27pm PDT

      Looks like a collection of beautiful photos!

    25. TazimSaturday, June 5th, 2010 — 1:11pm PDT

      Could use a gorgeous coffee-table book!

    26. PurdyMonday, June 7th, 2010 — 12:55pm PDT

      Would be a beautiful book to win!

    27. VeronicaMonday, June 7th, 2010 — 3:56pm PDT

      Looks like a good book..please enter me.

    28. robynMonday, June 7th, 2010 — 10:53pm PDT

      Looks like a great book would love to win it

    29. MicaelaMonday, June 7th, 2010 — 11:40pm PDT

      Ooooh, looks like a beautiful book!

    30. Sandra HoTuesday, June 8th, 2010 — 1:57am PDT

      wow, the book sounds awesome. enter me please!

    31. Pete LTuesday, June 8th, 2010 — 9:23am PDT

      Nice photography!

    32. ariTuesday, June 8th, 2010 — 9:25am PDT

      nice addition to my coffee table.

    33. pckTuesday, June 8th, 2010 — 9:26am PDT


    34. PetTuesday, June 8th, 2010 — 9:27am PDT

      Eye Candy.

    35. YingTuesday, June 8th, 2010 — 9:28am PDT

      This book can be inspiring.

    36. RoseTuesday, June 8th, 2010 — 9:29am PDT

      I’m trying to decorate my appartment and the images should come in handy.

    37. aloTuesday, June 8th, 2010 — 9:32am PDT

      I so need a vacation and this will wet my “appetite”.

    38. AriaTuesday, June 8th, 2010 — 9:34am PDT


    39. ayloTuesday, June 8th, 2010 — 9:37am PDT

      Gorgeous coffee-table book!

    40. petTuesday, June 8th, 2010 — 10:48am PDT


    41. JanisaFriday, December 9th, 2011 — 3:15pm PST

      It’s great to read something that’s both ejynaoble and provides pragmatisdc solutions.

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