Travel video website launches

A new website is launching that will enable travelers to share their videos with family, friends and other travel-lovers around the world. invites visitors to upload vacation photos and travel videos, and write their own travel blog. The site also features web links, ratings and a section where visitors can leave comments.

For people seeking information on family vacation spots or exotic destinations, offers up-to-date videos and first-person information on location all across the globe! The experts at offer an easy-to search travel directory of over *7,000 video reviews*, with useful links to relevant free travel videos on other web sites.

In a bid to encourage users to share their videos, is launching with a travel video contest. Video submissions must serve as a travel guide to some location on the planet; be between one and five minutes in length; and be submitted between November 1 and Jan 29, 2007.

Travel video entries will be judged on three criteria: usefulness, factual content and quality. First place receives $300, second place $200 and third $100. The top 500 videos receive a $5.00 prize just for entering. Details are available on the site.