Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Explore Japan by Rail: JR Pass Rates October 16 2014

The Japan Rail Pass, which is issued by the JR (Japan Railway) Group, offers travelers excellent value for money and convenience. The Rail Pass enables the almost unlimited use of JR trains and its affiliated bus and ferry services within various areas of Japan. The Japan Rail Pass can also be used for the Tokyo monorail to Haneda Airport and the Narita Express to Narita Airport.

The Japan Rail Pass is available only to people from abroad who wish to travel to Japan as “temporary visitors” for sightseeing. The pass must be purchased before entering Japan.

Japan Rail Pass exchange rate for October 16th 2014 through October 22nd 2014 - 1 USD = 110.68 JPY

JR Pass prices are updated for the current exchange rate every Thursday.

See http://www.nakastrav … l.com/rail-pass.html for details and current pricing.

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Japan’s four major islands, Honshu, Hokkaido, Kyushu and Shikoku are covered by an extensive and reliable network of railways. About 70 percent of Japan’s railway network is owned and operated by the Japan Railways (JR), while the remaining 30 percent belongs to dozens of other private railway companies, especially in and around metropolitan areas.

The Japan Railways Group, more commonly known as JR Group (JRグループ), is made up of six regional passenger railway companies, which are JR Hokkaido, JR East, JR Central, JR West, JR Shikoku, and JR Kyushu, and one nationwide freight railway company, JR Freight. Together they operate a nationwide network of urban, regional and inter-regional train lines, night trains and shinkansen (bullet trains).

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Explore Japan by Rail: JR Pass Rates October 9 2014

The Japan Rail Pass, which is issued by the JR (Japan Railway) Group, offers travelers excellent value for money and convenience. The Rail Pass enables the almost unlimited use of JR trains and its affiliated bus and ferry services within various areas of Japan. The Japan Rail Pass can also be used for the Tokyo monorail to Haneda Airport and the Narita Express to Narita Airport.

The Japan Rail Pass is available only to people from abroad who wish to travel to Japan as “temporary visitors” for sightseeing. The pass must be purchased before entering Japan.

Japan Rail Pass exchange rate for October 9th 2014 through October 15th 2014 - 1 USD = 110.68 JPY

JR Pass prices are updated for the current exchange rate every Thursday.

See http://www.nakastrav … l.com/rail-pass.html for details and current pricing.

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Japan’s four major islands, Honshu, Hokkaido, Kyushu and Shikoku are covered by an extensive and reliable network of railways. About 70 percent of Japan’s railway network is owned and operated by the Japan Railways (JR), while the remaining 30 percent belongs to dozens of other private railway companies, especially in and around metropolitan areas.

The Japan Railways Group, more commonly known as JR Group (JRグループ), is made up of six regional passenger railway companies, which are JR Hokkaido, JR East, JR Central, JR West, JR Shikoku, and JR Kyushu, and one nationwide freight railway company, JR Freight. Together they operate a nationwide network of urban, regional and inter-regional train lines, night trains and shinkansen (bullet trains).

Friday, October 3, 2014

Perfect 10 with Norwegian Cruise Line

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OCT. 1 – 14

It’s Norwegian’s Perfect 10! Which means it’s the perfect time to sail with Norwegian Cruise Line®. Book any of our exciting destinations today and get 10% cash back to spend on board. Use the cash for onboard goodies like specialty dinners, spa treatments – even shore excursions! Go wild in Alaska. Make your own history in Europe. Sway to the island rhythms in The Caribbean. There’s always more to experience when you Cruise Like a Norwegian®.

Book a Norwegian Cruise Line vacation today and you’ll receive:

  • 10% cash back to spend on board.
  • Discounts for AARP members.
  • Discounts for Latitudes Rewards members.
  • Military discounts, if applicable.

CALL TO BOOK YOUR NORWEGIAN CRUISE LINE VACATION TODAY. OFFER ENDS OCTOBER 14!

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

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

Program Code: 10PCTOBC
Booking Window: 10/1/14 – 10/14/14 11.59 PM EST
Applicable Destinations: All Open for Sale Sailings. All Ships. All Destinations
Terms and Conditions Offer is for New Individual FIT Reservations. Qualifying New Individual FIT reservations can be moved into an existing traditional or FS Group and count towards Tour Conductor Credits. Offer is NOT combinable with existing group block rates. Offer is NOT combinable with RQ bookings. Offer is NOT combinable with RQ reservations converted to OF or BK status. Promotion cannot be held as group block. Onboard credit offer is per person, in U.S. Dollars and will be applied to All guests on the reservation. Reservations not booked in USD will receive the onboard credit in USD at the prevailing exchange rate Onboard credit has no monetary value and is non-transferable. It may not be used toward onboard service charges or pre-purchased activities. Singles paying 200% are entitled to full onboard credit value. Standard air add-ons are available. Available on GDS booking source. Combinable with promo codes: AARP, HAWAII, MILITARY, RESNE, RESSE, RESNW, RESSW, RESMW. Guests who cancel and rebook must accept this promotion’s Terms and Conditions. Cancellation Fees for cruise, air, land and other charges will follow Norwegian Cruise Line schedule listed in the brochure, website and it includes different schedules for Suites and the Haven. Cancellation Fees also apply based on the Booking/Sailing date; therefore, Norwegian Cruise Line strongly recommends the purchase of Travel Protection on all bookings. Government Taxes, Port Expenses & Fees, and discretionary onboard service charges are additional. Not applicable to Chartered Dates or Group Types: INCREG and INCLARGE Applies to NCLMIAMI, NCLINTL, and AUSTRALIA. Does not apply 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. Offers are based on availability, are capacity controlled, apply to selected sailings and combinability with other offers is subject to change or cancellation at any time per Norwegian Cruise Line’s 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.

Thursday, October 2, 2014

National Cruise Vacation Week AMA Waterways Exclusive Bonus Offer

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Cruise Week Saving

The countdown has begun! National Cruise Vacation Week is from October 6th to October 13th, and when you book during these dates you will receive an additional $200 off per stateroom on any 2014 or 2015 departure. Mark your calendar to take advantage of these limited time prices.

As an added bonus, the $200 savings is combinable with current promotions!

Christmas on the Rhine
7-night cruise from Basel to Amsterdam (or reverse)
River(s): Rhine

2014 Embarkation Dates: November 24, December 15, 22
Aboard the AmaCerto

The Enchanting Rhine
7-night cruise from Amsterdam to Basel
River(s): Rhine

2015 Embarkation Date: March 30
Aboard the AmaCerto

Paris & Normandy
7-night cruise roundtrip from Paris
River(s): Seine

2015 Embarkation Dates: April 9, 16, 23, 30
Aboard the AmaLegro

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 base category 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. Single supplement waived not combinable with any other offer. If applicable, single supplement waived offer does not apply to A+, AA+, or Suites. $200 per stateroom ($100 per person) discount is valid on new FIT bookings only made from October 6-13, 2014. Offer is not combinable with any block or other special fare programs, is not applicable to tour operators. Offer is applicable to all sailings in 2014 or 2015, including AmaVoyages. Balcony Celebration offer appiles to categories C-AA and excludes A+, AA+, Suites and single staterooms. Offer is combinable with current promotions/discounts, is limited to availability, capacity controlled and subject to change or termination without notice. 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.

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Explore Japan by Rail: JR Pass Rates October 2 2014

The Japan Rail Pass, which is issued by the JR (Japan Railway) Group, offers travelers excellent value for money and convenience. The Rail Pass enables the almost unlimited use of JR trains and its affiliated bus and ferry services within various areas of Japan. The Japan Rail Pass can also be used for the Tokyo monorail to Haneda Airport and the Narita Express to Narita Airport.

The Japan Rail Pass is available only to people from abroad who wish to travel to Japan as “temporary visitors” for sightseeing. The pass must be purchased before entering Japan.

Japan Rail Pass exchange rate for October 2nd 2014 through October 8th 2014 - 1 USD = 110.27 JPY

JR Pass prices are updated for the current exchange rate every Thursday.

See http://www.nakastrav … l.com/rail-pass.html for details and current pricing.

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Japan’s four major islands, Honshu, Hokkaido, Kyushu and Shikoku are covered by an extensive and reliable network of railways. About 70 percent of Japan’s railway network is owned and operated by the Japan Railways (JR), while the remaining 30 percent belongs to dozens of other private railway companies, especially in and around metropolitan areas.

The Japan Railways Group, more commonly known as JR Group (JRグループ), is made up of six regional passenger railway companies, which are JR Hokkaido, JR East, JR Central, JR West, JR Shikoku, and JR Kyushu, and one nationwide freight railway company, JR Freight. Together they operate a nationwide network of urban, regional and inter-regional train lines, night trains and shinkansen (bullet trains).