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For the past few weeks, we have been highlighting our team here at TPG and getting an insight into their home cities, what they love and what they think are the must see hotspots. We’ve heard from our Foreign Correspondent Lori Zaino and her take on Madrid, Lifestyle Editor Shayne Benowitz and her look at sunny Miami, Assistant Editor Melanie Wynne and her Los Angeles and Creative Director Adam Daniel Weiss on what makes his NYC so special.

What's your favorite part of Boston?
What’s your favorite part of Boston?

We have a few more locales to cover, but before we do, we wanted to give one reader the opportunity to win a $400 American Express gift card to use to help experience the favorite parts of their city.

Enter to win a $400 AMEX Gift Card!
Enter to win a $400 AMEX Gift Card!

Maybe it’s to fund a fantastic dinner at your favorite BBQ joint in Austin or to pay for tickets for the gondola to visit the Tian Tan Buddha on Lantau Island in Hong Kong. We all have our favorite places and now you can win some pocket change to go experience it. To win the $400 AMEX gift card, visit the Sweepstakes Section on our Facebook Page to enter. Enter by 11:59pm EST on Monday, July 17th and one lucky entrant will be picked at random to win.

Last Week’s Winner.

Last week we gave away a $500 Southwest gift card in honor of the introduction of their first international routes. We had over 3,000 entrants and one winner was randomly selected to win. Congratulations to Jeffrey W., we hope you enjoy the gift card and use it to travel on one of their new routes!

Southwest Airlines is now International!
Southwest Airlines is now International!

Stay tuned for more great giveaways here on the blog and on TPG Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. Safe travels!

The Platinum Card® from American Express

While this premium card has one of the highest annual fees on the market, it has several valuable perks that could make it worthwhile, depending on your travel patterns. These include a $200 annual airline rebate, lounge access, free Hilton Gold status and free Starwood Preferred Guest Gold status.

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  • Earn 40,000 Membership Rewards® points after you use your new Card to make $3,000 in purchases in your first 3 months.
  • 5X points for flights booked directly with airlines or with American Express Travel.
  • $200 Airline Fee Credit, up to $200 a year for baggage fees and more at one airline. Terms Apply.
  • As a Platinum Card Member, you can enjoy access to the Global Lounge Collection, the only credit card airport lounge access program that includes proprietary lounge locations worldwide. Terms Apply.
  • Enroll to enjoy the benefits of complimentary Hilton HHonors™ Gold Status with your Platinum Card.®
  • No interest charges because you pay your balance in full each month.
  • Terms and Conditions apply.
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