It has been a LONG time since we’ve had an MJ on Travel reader contest, but there’s no time like the present to make things right again and offer some great prizes. First, National Car Rental is celebrating a huge milestone. In honor of 25 years of their fabulous Emerald Club, they are giving away a $25 dollar National gift card over on their Facebook page if you enter the Blast From the Past Sweepstakes! Submit a story, photo, or video of what you were doing 25 years ago for an opportunity to win.

Better yet, National and MJ on Travel are teaming up to offer you even more prizes. The grand prize is a National β€œGo Like a Proℒ” gift basket filled with great things for all of your business travel needs including a $25 dollar gift card for business travel purchases, a National tumbler, a National embossed leather writing pad, a National pen set, a weekend duffle bag and a driving kit.Β The second runner up will receive a $25 dollar gift card.

How do you enter?

That’s simple. All you need to do is comment to this post with details about where you were traveling 25 years ago. If you weren’t traveling, then just leave a comment about where you hope to travel in the future! It’s that simple!! The contest is open now, and running through 9am on March 25th. The winners will be chosen randomly, and will be announced the evening of March 25 26, 2012! This is a great opportunity to win something to help you travel well. Comment and don’t forget to tell your friends to visit Marshall Jackson on Travel for tips on traveling well and an opportunity win these great prizes!

And oh yeah, 25 years ago this month, I was earning my private pilot’s license. March 6, 1987 to be exact. I was 17. πŸ™‚

Note: This promotion is sponsored by National Car Rental. Marshall Jackson on Travel is giving away all gifts offered to our great readers. I am not receiving any compensation in exchange for this offer.

Note: Contest closed winner TBA this evening (3/26).