Launches New 3-1-1-Video Submission Contest

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Popular travel website HotelHotline announces its online "3-1-1- Travel Contest." Entrants are encouraged to submit a video showing off how many different items they can fit into a standard one quart sized plastic bag. Prizes will be awarded based on creativity and originality.

As many travelers know, the Travel Security Administration (TSA) controls what items (and how much) a person can carry onboard a passenger flight. has decided to see how creative people could be - by sponsoring a new contest aimed at filling a one quart sized plastic bag with as much as they can and submitting a video of it to HotelHotline.

Contestants will need to film themselves filling the bag and the winner will be chosen from all entries received. Only items approved by the TSA will be considered (no firearms, lighters, explosives) and bag itself must also meet TSA airline travel requirements. Entries will be judged on four areas - Originality, Humor/Entertainment, Item Compliance and Item Selection. Deadline for submission of video is November 16, 2007, with the winner being selected and announced by December 10, 2007.

The Grand Prize in the contest is a Tom Tom ONE GPS System, valued at $225, with two runners up prizes of $25 American Express gift cards. HotelHotline's customers are travelers that are always looking for great travel deals; this is a chance for those travelers to show off their creativity in regards to maximizing what they can fit into that one quart plastic bag. For more information visit

About Hotel Hotline:
Founded in 1999, Hotel Hotline is one of the leading merchant hotel wholesalers and travel comparison networks available. Hotel Hotline features exclusive discount rates at hundreds of merchant hotel partners and discount bookings at more than 40,000 hotels, resorts, and vacation rental properties worldwide. The company generated more than $12 million in hotel bookings during 2005 and has logged more than $60 million in gross travel bookings since its inception. Hotel Hotline is a privately held company, owned and operated by, LLC. For more information, visit


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