GiraffeHow do you find out the best things to do with kids when you get to a new town? Ask an expert: another parent. Residence Inn knows this and created the Residence Inn Thrival Guide on Facebook,to help you thrive when you travel. Share your best tips on hotspots and favorites in your area. Where’s the best playground? Which deli has the best pastrami? Where can you take the kids when it’s raining? 


To show our appreciation for your help, we’re giving away a prize the whole family will love:  a 4-night stay in a one-bedroom suite at a Residence Inn property of your choice, plus a Marriott Platinum Rewards membership. The Marriott Platinum membership features such benefits as Platinum Exclusive Elite Offers, a Dedicated Platinum reservation line, arrival gift for future stays, 50% bonus on points for stays and customized rewards. 
LuggageEnter this contest through the THRIVAL Rafflecopter widget below. Every day we will post a different question seeking great tips about the places all parents should know about when they visit your town. Leave a new tip each day and each tip=one entry in the giveaway. And don’t forget to check out the Thrival Guide on Residence Inn’s Facebook page for other helpful tips and advice. In fact, after you enter our contest, visit the Thrival FB page to add your tip to the Residence Inn guide as well. What goes around comes around, so help out another mom! Residence Inn Thrival Guide is a wonderful guide and resource for moms, dads, grandparents (and anyone else) who wants the local inside scoop on the places they visit.
Check the Rafflecopter widget daily to leave your tips – and there are options for extra entries into the contest for helping promote it as well.  Good luck!

Also, don’t miss our #RIThrival Twitter party on Monday, October 1 at 9pm ET for more fun tips and stories about traveling like a local. We’re giving away three 2-night Residence Inn stays during the party – check out how to participate and we hope to see you there!


a Rafflecopter giveaway

Answers which are either innapropriate or spam will not be counted as entries. The winner will be chosen randomly and will have 48 hours to respond and claim the prize or another winner will be randomly chosen.

During the winner’s visit, he/she will stay in a one-bedroom spacious suite, and enjoy Residence Inn’s complimentary daily breakfast. Trip must be completed within one year, by September 30, 2013. Subject to availability and blackout dates apply. Transportation, gratuities, incidentals and all other expenses not included.