**The contest has ended and a congratulations goes to Yile as the winner! Thanks to all for participating.**

Happy holidays from TwoBadTourists! 

In the spirit of the season we’re taking the opportunity to do our first giveaway. We’ve been given the opportunity try out novica.com with a $50 gift certificate which we’re passing on to you.

Novica is a fair trade site offering artisan products from all over the globe. Partnered with National Geographic (among others), Novica provides a platform for local artisans to sell their hand-made products on a global market. They do this and much more when working with these crafters and you can read all about it here.

We have been offered a $50 gift certificate to offer up to our followers to try out their site. So go ahead and browse their items like accessories, fashion, home decor, paintings, and more. Consider buying something in the spirit of giving and peruse their Christmas gifts, cooking gifts, or our personal favorite, cocktail gifts! See what tickles your fancy and participate in the giveaway for your chance to win!

How to participate

1. Leave a comment in this post below simply stating your ideal winter holiday destination (whether or not you have actually been there). Feel free to explain why or keep it simple and just post the place.

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2. Promote the giveaway via your twitter buy clicking here:

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The deadline for this giveaway in December 14th, 2013 at 11:59pm (EST).

We will contact the winner the week following the deadline. The gift card will be sent via email and expires January 12, 2014.

The winner will be drawn at random.

Disclaimer: This gift certificate was offered to us by novica.com. We did not receive any monetary compensation for this post. All thoughts and opinions expressed are ours.