Monday, July 28, 2014

Explore4 is back on Holland America Line


Explore your world with four exceptional offers

Book an ocean-view stateroom or above on select January
2015—April 2016 cruises and receive all four offers below

  • FREE Signature Beverage Package - A value of us$100 per day, per stateroom (us$50 per person). Includes wine, beer, spirits, cocktails (including non-alcoholic), sodas and coffee (a daily limit applies)
  • FREE Pinnacle Grill Dinner - Guests will receive one FREE dinner (per person) in the elegant and sophisticated Pinnacle Grill.
  • FREE or Reduced Cruise Fares for 3rd/4th guests
  • 50% Reduced Deposit

Bonus offers for suites: Receive all four offers PLUS a US $300 onboard spending credit per stateroom and a FREE Canaletto dinner when you book a suite!

Contact us to book a Holland America Cruise or see the Cruise with Naka’s page to book cruises around the world.

For more than 139 years, Holland America Line has been a recognized leader in cruising, taking our guests to exotic destinations around the world. If you are looking for some of the most spacious and comfortable ships at sea, award-winning service, five star dining, extensive activities and enrichment programs and compelling worldwide itineraries, you’ve come to the right place. We are committed to our mission: through excellence, we create once-in-a-lifetime experiences, every time.

*Explore4 offers are per person based on Promo ZX, double occupancy, for 1st and 2nd guests sharing a stateroom and excludes 3rd/4th guests, except as provided herein. Explore4 offers are available for new bookings only, are not combinable with Flash promotions, are capacity controlled, and may be modified or withdrawn without prior notice. Offers are applicable on select 2015 and 2016 departures. Free Signature Beverage Package and free Pinnacle Grill dinner are available only to ocean-view and above category staterooms. Signature Beverage Package has a daily limit of 15 beverages priced $7.00 USD or lower. Package excludes beverages priced over $7.00 USD and purchases made in Signature Shops, Mini Bar and In-Room Dining, or beverages on Half Moon Cay. Signature Beverage Packages may be used only on the cruise portion of Land+Sea Journeys. Guests receive one complimentary Pinnacle Grill dinner per person, excluding Specialty Dining Events in the Pinnacle Grill such as Le Cirque, De Librije, Master Chef’s Table and Sommelier Dinner. Third/fourth offer is based on sharing a stateroom with 1st and 2nd guests, is valid on select sailings, and is based on Promo Z3/ZT. Taxes, Fees & Port Expenses apply to all 3rd/4th offers. Reduced deposit offer is valid for new bookings only. Bookings made on voyages requiring immediate final payment are not eligible for a reduced deposit. Guests who book a suite category stateroom receive one complimentary Canaletto dinner per person and $150 USD per person ($300 USD per stateroom) onboard spending credit. Onboard spending credit is not combinable with regional discounts, Net Rates or other travel agency exclusive offers. Explore4 offers are not transferable or refundable. Other restrictions may apply. Please consult or your travel advisor for full terms and conditions. Ships’ Registry: The Netherlands

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Save $1000 per couple on select 2015 Avalon Waterways Europe river cruises*


Save $1000 per couple on select 2015 Avalon Waterways Europe river cruises*

Austrian Highlights & Bavaria
Starting At: $ 2889.00
Ship: Avalon Affinity

On this marvelous cruise vacation, visit Austria’s capital, Vienna, and be delighted by its charming small towns-like Melk, Dürnstein, and Grein-before heading into Germany’s Bavaria. First, enjoy Vienna, with its spectacular museums, awe-inspiring St. Stephen’s Cathedral, and delightful music. In Dürnstein, explore the small town above which stand the ruins of the castle where King Richard the Lionheart was imprisoned in 1192. Visit magnificent Melk Abbey, and Grein’s quaint historical theater. In Germany, visit the Bavarian capital of Munich, the charming town of Oberammergau, and the fairytale castles of Neuschwanstein and Linderhof. All of this and much more await you on this wonderful cruise on the Danube River through Austria’s highlights and Bavaria-it’s a vacation of a lifetime!

Tulip Time Cruise
Starting At: $ 2449.00
Ship: Avalon Affinity

Discover picturesque Holland and Belgium in the spring on this marvelous river cruise vacation! Drink in the colorful blooming beauty of famous Keukenhof Gardens, vibrant gardens with the world’s largest bulb flower park, visit one of the charming windmills at Kinderdijk, and learn about Holland’s complex flood controls at the fascinating Delta Works. Discover St. Baaf’s Cathedral in medieval Ghent, explore Antwerp, and visit Maastricht, the university town on the borders of Belgium and Germany. End your cruise with a canal cruise in Amsterdam. All of this is waiting for you on this vacation sure to delight all of your senses!

Capitals Of Central Europe - Eastbound

Starting At: $ 3389.00
Ship: Avalon Affinity

On this magnificent cruise vacation, enjoy seeing some of Central Europe’s splendid capitals-Prague, Vienna, Bratislava, and Budapest-as well as many small towns that dot the landscape along the way. Explore the grounds of majestic Hradcany Castle in Prague, savor a Sachertorte in Vienna, visit St. Martin’s Cathedral in Bratislava, and shop for paprika in Budapest. But in addition to these vibrant cities, there’s even more.explore Germany’s Passau, located at the confluence of three rivers, and Linz, Austria’s third-largest city. Visit the quaint historical theater in the resort town of Grein and one of Europe’s largest and most spectacular monasteries at Melk. Discover Krems in Austria’s Wachau Valley or choose to learn about wine, which is an important part of life in the Wachau region. Guided sightseeing with Certified Local Guides in each city is sure to heighten your experience.

Book an Avalon Waterways river cruise online, or contact us to book your Avalon Waterways river cruise today! See the Cruise with Naka’s page for more cruises and cruising information.

Avalon Waterways sets the standard in river cruising with the newest fleet and extraordinary itineraries. Avalon Waterways also offers small-ship cruises to the Galapagos Islands! Unpack only once, then relax, take in the sights, and let us do the rest.

*Book a select 2015 Avalon Waterways Europe vacation to receive $500 off per person on the cruise/land or cruise only price. For A Taste of the Danube the promotion applies only to the land inclusive price. Offer available on select dates of select cruises. Booking must be made, under deposit, and discount applied between May 7 and September 30, 2014 for travel at select times in 2015. Avalon and Royal Suites excluded. Not applicable to custom tours. Discount will apply to individual members of groups adding a name and non-refundable per person deposit WITHIN the promo window. Not applicable on TBA space. Not combinable with any other offer, other than Journeys Club Repeat Traveler benefit. Applies to new 2015 bookings only, and offer will not be applied to pre-existing bookings. Offer reliant on space availability at time of booking and may be withdrawn at any time. Full cancellation penalties will apply. Additional restrictions may apply.

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

2015 Tulip Time River Cruises Early Booking Discount


No European vacation is complete without a trip to the land of tulips, windmills, cheese, Delftware, and of course, the Dutch Masters. On our Tulip Time Cruise, you’ll journey through the Netherlands and discover its rich history and culture, pastoral scenery and charming Dutch towns. You’ll also have the opportunity to tour some of Belgium’s most exciting cities like Antwerp, Brussels, Ghent and Bruges.

Book soon to take advantage of our 5% Early Booking Discount on all 2015 departures!

Tulip Time Cruise (Dutch & Belgian Waterways)

7-night cruise roundtrip from Amsterdam

2015 Embarkation Dates: March 24, 25, 31;
April 1, 7, 8, 14, 15, 21, 22, 27, 28, 29 May 4, 6
Aboard the AmaLyra, AmaSonata or the AmaCerto
5% Early Booking Discount if booked by July 31, 2014

NEW in 2015! Tulips & Beer Cruise
Our itineraries are designed to show you the best parts of a destination, but when we combine that with a thematic focus at no additional cost, it makes for a truly unique and in-depth cultural experience. Our newest theme cruise, Tulips & Beer has everything we love about our
Tulip Time Cruise itinerary, plus these special highlights:

  • A variety of Dutch and Belgian beers | Regional cuisine and delicacies
  • Special beer-themed excursions | A decadent beer pairing dinner
  • Brewery tours (including a Dutch windmill brewery)
  • Onboard discussions & tastings hosted by beer connoisseur and author, Don Russell.

Tulips & Beer Cruise (Dutch & Belgian Waterways)
7-night cruise roundtrip from Amsterdam
2015 Embarkation Date: March 31
Aboard the AmaLyra
5% Early Booking Discount if booked by July 31, 2014

Contact us to book an AMA Waterways river cruise or see the Cruise with Naka’s page for more cruises and cruising information.

About AmaWaterways

Founded in 2002 by river cruise pioneer Rudi Schreiner, river cruise executive Kristin Karst and founder of Brendan Vacations, Jimmy Murphy, AmaWaterways is the premier river cruise line on Europe’s Danube, Rhine, Main, Mosel and Rhône rivers. Known for its custom-designed ships, extensive complimentary amenities and personalized service levels, AmaWaterways consistently leads the way in river cruising. Whether you join us on the great waterways of Europe, Russia, Africa or the storied Mekong River in Vietnam and Cambodia, you are sure to capture an experience of a lifetime with an AmaWaterways river cruise vacation.

Terms & Conditions: All rates are per person in USD for cruise only, based on double occupancy in a Category E stateroom unless stated otherwise. Unless explicitly stated that single supplement is waived, solo travelers in a double occupancy stateroom must pay an additional single supplement amount before receiving any discounts. If applicable, single supplement waived offer does not apply to A+, AA+, or Suites. Promotional rates are valid on select sailings only. 5% Early Booking Discount is valid until July 31, 2014 on cruises in 2015, is discounted off the cruise only fare and is not applicable towards Group bookings. Other restrictions may apply. Offers are not combinable with any other promotions/discounts, are limited to availability, are capacity controlled and are subject to change or termination without notice. Total savings shown may include value of multiple discounts and upgrades and is an example of a savings amount only. If applicable, any onboard credit amount mentioned is per stateroom (single occupancy receives half the amount). If applicable, any complimentary stateroom upgrade mentioned applies to one category upgrade only based on availability, for like-to-like categories (i.e. window to window, French balcony to French balcony, twin balcony to twin balcony), and excludes suites. Port charges, land programs, roundtrip airfare, and gratuities are additional. Other restrictions apply. Registration as a seller of travel does not constitute approval by the State of California. CST#2065452-40.

Friday, May 30, 2014

Dads and Grads Celebration Sale starts June 5th!


Here’s the perfect idea as a gift for Dad on Father’s Day or sending a special graduate on the perfect graduation vacation!

Princess Cruises is offering up to 35% off over 100 Fall & Winter cruises during the Dads & Grads Celebration Sale. This year, celebrate life’s greatest occasions, from Father’s Day to graduations, with Princess Cruises®!

What’s more, the brand new Regal Princess® has Caribbean voyages on sale too! You can be a part of her maiden Caribbean season!

Explore the Caribbean islands where pirates once roamed or take in the sites and culinary delights of the New England coast. Or join in the festivities and fun in the sun of the California Coast and Mexico!

PLUS, if you book by June 19th, Princess will give you up to $100 to spend onboard to use towards a relaxing massage in the Lotus Spa or a refreshing drink or two at the bar.

Get up to 35% off!
4-day Caribbean cruises
now from only $279*

Get up to20% off!
7-day Regal Princess® Caribbean cruises
now from only $599*

Get up to 25% off!
7-day California Coastal cruises
now from only $549*

Get up to 10% off!
7-day Canada & New England cruises
now from only $899*

Contact us to book a Princess Cruise or see the Cruise with Naka’s page to book cruises around the world.

^Free onboard spending money is in the form of an onboard credit. Up to $100 USD onboard credit per stateroom applies to select sailings and varies according to category booked and sailing duration. Deposits made under this promotion are non-refundable and non-transferable. Past guests may qualify for lower fares than those advertised that do not combine with the Onboard Credit offer.

*Up to 35% off is based on a discount off applicable Launch Fares on a space available basis at time of booking on select sailings only. Launch Fares are offering fares and may not have been in effect for the past 90 days or resulted in actual sales in all categories. Intermediate discounts may have been taken and fares may remain at discounted levels after this promotion. Fares apply to minimum lead-in categories on a space-available basis at time of booking. Fares for other categories, sailings and cruisetours may vary. Fares are per person, non-air, cruise- or cruisetour-only, based on double occupancy and apply to the first two guests in a stateroom. These fares do not apply to singles or third/fourth-berth guests. Taxes, Fees, Port Expenses and Fuel Supplements of up to $145 are additional and subject to change. This offer applies to new bookings only, is capacity controlled and may not be combinable with any other public, group or past guest discount. Offers available to residents of the 50 United States, Canada, Puerto Rico, Mexico and the District of Columbia who are 21 years of age or older and receive this offer. Fares quoted in U.S. dollars. Please refer to for terms, conditions and definitions that apply to all bookings. Offer expires: June 19, 2014. Reference promotion code: RX6

Thursday, May 29, 2014

Cruise Event Week - Up To $270 In Onboard Perks on NCL!



Give yourself more, more, more. Book a Norwegian Cruise Line® vacation* today and receive up to $270 in onboard perks like chocolate covered strawberries, a $50 spa credit, specialty dinners and more. Every room category comes with its own unique benefits, so you’re in for something special no matter what. Treat yourself to a little something extra when you Cruise Like a Norwegian®.

Book during Cruise Event Week and you’ll receive:

  • Up to $270 in onboard perks
  • Up to $1,000 in air credits
  • Discounts for AARP
  • Discounts for Latitudes Rewards members
  • Discounts for military

* This promotion is not combinable with Hawai’i June Bundle.


For information and booking cruises worldwide please contact us or see the Cruise with Naka’s page at:

http://www.nakastrav … eatured-cruises.html

About Norwegian Cruise Line

Since 1966, when we pioneered the very first Caribbean cruise, Norwegian Cruise Line has been the industry leader for innovation. From the first cruise line private island to Blue Man Group to our award-winning Freestyle Cruising, we do things differently. You’ll feel it with the passion and dedication of every team member you meet, you’ll see it in our commitment to the environment and you’ll know it when you experience the best cruise vacation you’ve ever had. Come aboard our fleet of 11 ships and let us show you what Freestyle Cruising is all about.

Program Code: EVENTS
Booking Window: 6.1.14 – 6.7.14 11.59 PM EST
Terms and Conditions New FIT and New Group reservations. RQs are not applicable unless RQ reservation converted to OF or BK status within the promotional booking window. Promotion can not be held as group block. Amenities per stateroom, based on the category booked, and will be applied to 1st guest on the reservation. Amenities have no monetary value and are nontransferrable. Wine and Chocolate Covered Strawberries delivered in the stateroom for the qualifying category upon embarkation. Please contact applicable restaurant for dining reservations once onboard. This promotion excludes bottle of wine in Hawaii due to Hawaii state laws. Dinner voucher for two, applicable restaurants: Cagney’s, La Cucina, Papa’s Italian Restaurant, II Adagio, La Trattoria, Le Bistro, and Jefferson’s Bistro. Singles paying 200% are entitled to dinner for two, full $50 spa credit, full $75 Onboard credit per cabin if booked in qualifying category. Onboard credit offer is per stateroom, based on category, in U.S. Dollars and will be applied to 1st and 2nd guest on the reservation. Onboard credit has no monetary value and is non-transferable. It may not be used toward Service Charges or prepurchased activities. Reduced Deposit is 50% off the standard deposit. Reduced Deposit does not apply to the Haven or Suite categories. For reduced deposit reservations cancelled during deposit fee period, fee amount will be assessed in line with terms of booked promotion. Government Taxes, Port Expenses & Fees, and onboard service charges are additional. Not applicable to Chartered Sailings or Group Types: INCREG and INCLARGE Applicable to NCLMIA, NCLINTL and Australia. Not applicable to CE and UK offices. IMPORTANT NOTICE: Norwegian Cruise Line reserves the right to charge a fuel supplement without prior notice should the closing price of West Texas Intermediate Fuel increase above $65 per barrel on the NYMEX (New York Mercantile Exchange Index). In the event a fuel supplement is charged, Norwegian Cruise Line will have sole discretion to apply the supplementary charge to both existing and new bookings, regardless of whether such bookings have been paid in full. Such supplementary charges are not included in the cruise fare. The fuel supplement charge will not exceed $10.00 per passenger per day. Offer is capacity controlled, subject to availability, subject to change without notice, may be withdrawn at any time, and will be applied to select sailings Offer combinability with other promotional offers is subject to change at any time per Norwegian Cruise Line discretion. Other restrictions may apply. Norwegian Cruise Line is not responsible for typographical errors or omissions. Ships’ registry: BAHAMAS and UNITED STATES OF AMERICA. ©2014 NCL Corporation Ltd