Wednesday, November 19, 2014
2016 CRUISES AT 2015 PRICES
2-FOR-1 cruise plus $1,000 off per couple on air.
Hurry—this offer expires December 17, 2014.
Grand European Tour
Amsterdam to budapest — FROM $3,562 PER PERSON
15 Days / 13 Guided Tours / 4 Countries
Imagine 15 magical days on a cruise along the Rhine, Main and
Danube Rivers, seeing the best of Holland, Germany, Austria and
Hungary. Traverse the continent, sailing past Germany’s fairy-tale
castles, along the engineering marvel of the Main-Danube
Canal and through the scenic Wachau Valley
NUREMBERG TO BUDAPEST — FROM $1,856 PER PERSON
8 Days / 6 Guided Tours / 3 Countries
Discover grand cities and quaint villages on this 8-day river cruise
along the “Blue Danube.” Explore both sides of Budapest and
experience Vienna’s gracious culture. Become better acquainted with
Germany with guided tours of Passau, Regensburg and Nuremberg.
AMSTERDAM TO BASEL — FROM $1,856 PER PERSON
8 Days / 6 Guided Tours / 4 Countries
This river cruise gives you all the highlights of the legendary Rhine
in just 8 days. Visit Holland’s famous windmills, Germany’s imposing
castles, Cologne’s awe-inspiring cathedral, multicultural Strasbourg
and the lush landscape of the Black Forest region.
PASSAU TO BUDAPEST — FROM $1,856 PER PERSON
8 Days / 6 Guided Tours / 4 Countries
This 8-day itinerary takes you through four of Europe’s most enchanting
countries along the storied Danube River: Austria, Germany, Hungary
and Slovakia. Explore Budapest’s imperial and Art Nouveau delights, and
take a comprehensive tour of beautiful Bratislava’s baroque and Gothic
buildings and fountains.
Paris & the Heart of Normandy
paris — rouen — paris — FROM $1,956 PER PERSON
8 Days / 6 Guided Tours
Combine the magic of Paris with the beauty of France’s Norman
countryside and experience history firsthand at the Normandy
beaches, site of the famous Allied invasion on D-Day in 1944.
Walk the cobblestone streets of provincial Vernon and share the splendor
of Paris with your companion. This fascinating 8-day journey has
something for everyone.
*2016 Early Booking Discount: Cruise fares listed are for cruise and cruisetour only in U.S. dollars, per person and fares/discount offers are based on double occupancy. Prices are based upon lowest price point and category at time of print and are subject to change without notice. 2016 river cruises at 2015 prices valid on 2-FOR-1 cruise on select itineraries and ships. Call for 2016 air offer details. Valid on new bookings only as of Nov 15, 2014, subject to availability and may not be combinable with any other offers except Viking Explorer Society Travel Credits and Referral Rewards. Request offer code 2016 EBD at time of booking. Book with $500 per person deposit by Dec 17, 2014, and pay the balance in full by Jun 30, 2015. Offer expires Dec 17, 2014. CST#2052644-40
Friday, November 14, 2014
Save today on all Collette tours, including Explorations!*
The Resolution to Travel
With 2015 right around the corner, travel is a part of many New Year’s resolutions. Make that resolution more enticing with Collette tour savings! During the month of December, savings of up to $400 per person* are available on all of our tours.
Small Groups, Big Experiences
As part of a small group, your travelers will enjoy accommodations that capture the spirit of the destination and savor spectacular local cuisine. During December, they will save up to $400 per person* on our Explorations tours!
*Offer is valid on new retail bookings made between 12/1/14 – 12/31/14 for travel between 12/1/14 – 4/30/16 on the listed tours. Space is on a first come, first served basis. Offer is not valid on group or existing bookings or combinable with any other offer. Other restrictions may apply; call for details. Mention Offer Code: GIA0–AX1-918.
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Wednesday, November 12, 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 November 13th 2014 through November 19th 2014 - 1 USD = 114.16 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.
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, November 7, 2014
Take advantage 2015 Viking Value Pricing
Hurry - Expires December 17, 2014
THE VIKING ADVANTAGE
Viking River Cruises offers the best itineraries on the rivers of Europe, Russia and China. Enjoy exciting cities, rich cultural experiences, fine dining and deluxe accommodations on board the most modern ships—with everything from meals to shore excursions included in your fare. And the award-winning Viking Longships® have raised the bar yet again with full-size veranda staterooms, the largest suites in Europe, al fresco dining and more. Discover why Viking® is truly the world’s leading river cruise line.
Europe is a perfect blend of the ancient and the modern. Enjoy the timeless beauty and grace of the Old World with European river cruises along the Rhine, the Main, the Danube and the Seine. Our Europe cruises will provide you with an unforgettable vacation experience along these great waterways. River cruises from $1,356 per person.
Viking began offering Russian river cruises nearly 15 years ago. No longer shrouded in mystery, Russia now welcomes travelers with open arms. Russia cruises provide the chance to take in the colorful sights of Red Square and the royal retreats of St. Petersburg. River cruises from $5,096 per person.
CHINA & SOUTHEAST ASIA
Our China river cruises showcase the imperial and cultural highlights of Beijing, Shanghai and Xian. Asia cruises highlight the spectacular backdrop of this vast and varied continent. Experience mountains and deserts, floating villages and urban jungles, ancient temples and futuristic metropolises. River cruises from $3,092 per person.
Now is the perfect time to book with our 2015 VIKING VALUE PRICING. Expires December 17, 2014!
*Note: $1,356 per person “Europe” price is based on CAT E double occupancy Paris & the Heart of Normandy, 12/13-12/20/2015 sailings aboard Viking Pride. $5,096 per person “Russia” price is based on CAT DX double occupancy Waterways of the Tsars, 9/26-10/10/2015 sailings aboard Viking Helgi, Viking Ingvar or Viking Truvor. $3,092 per person “China & Southeast Asia” price is based on CAT D double occupancy Imperial Jewels of China, 7/4-7/16/2015 sailings aboard Viking Emerald. Cruise fares listed are for cruise and cruisetour only in U.S. dollars, per person and fares/discount offers are based on double occupancy. Cruise fares and international air discounts are considered a single offer. Special savings air from select gateways; call for gateways and pricing. International air does not have to be purchased to get cruise offer. Must request offer EBD at time of booking and pay in full by current expiration date; call for details. Valid on new bookings only as of 11/1/14, subject to availability and may not be combinable with any other offers except Past Guest Travel Credit and Referral Rewards Credit. Viking reserves the right to correct errors and to change any and all fares, fees and surcharges at any time. Prices are based upon lowest price point and category at time of print and are subject to change without notice. Additional terms and conditions apply; see Passenger Ticket Contract at vikingrivercruisescanada.com (Canada) or vikingrivercruises.com (USA). CST#2052644-40
SAY HELLO TO YOUR BEST VACATION EVER.
Through November 16th, 2014
- FREE Balcony Upgrades.
- Either the Free Dining Package or up to $2,000 to spend on board.*
- Reduced Deposit
- E-coupons worth over $300
- Discounts for AARP members.
- Discounts for Latitudes Rewards members.
- Military discounts, if applicable.
Booking Window: NOW – 11/16/14 11.59pm EST
Program Code: CHOICE
*Dinner for two at the Italian Restaurant, Steakhouse and French Restaurant or 10% cash back in the form of an onboard credit.
Terms & 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. Cash back in the form of an 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 at the time of booking. 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. 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. Dinner offer is for one dinner for two in each of the select restaurants during the cruise. Dining amenities per stateroom and will be applied to 1st guest on the reservation. Amenities have no monetary value and are nontransferable. Please contact applicable restaurant for dining reservations once onboard. This promotion will also include upgrades across meta categories, as well as intra-meta. Studios, The Haven and all Suite categories are excluded from upgrade offer. Reduced Deposit is 50% off the standard deposit. Reduced Deposit does not apply to The Haven and/or Suite categories. Reservations booked with Reduced Deposit and cancelled during the Cancellation Fee Period will be assessed the cancellation fee based on amount of deposit paid. One E-Coupon booklet will be included per reservation with the first guest’s E-Documents. With all bookings made under guarantee rates, stateroom assignment is subject to Norwegian Cruise Line’s discretion and can be assigned at any time up to day of sailing. Singles paying 200% are eligible for this offer. 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.