Thursday, April 10, 2014

Weekly Roundup - Apr 10

20% Off -- German 1st Class Train Tickets
Book by Apr 17.

$464 -- Anaheim Air + 5 Nts Vacation
May 7, 3.5* hotel.

$599 -- Oahu: 3 Nights at Posh Oceanfront Resort, Reg. $997
Valid thru Dec 24, +$150 for summer dates. 5 nt options avail. Includes dining credit.

US$1849 -- Disney World: 6 Nights w/7-Day Park Tickets for 4
Aug 3-20; Jul 1 - Aug 2 for slightly more.

$2095 -- Turkey 10-Night Vacation from Vancouver, Save $650
Oct/Nov dates; +$100 many other 2014 dates. Taxes extra. Book by Apr 19.

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Learn About Airline Industry Careers

An interesting offer from Cathay Pacific to Grade 11 students in Greater Vancouver
Students can apply now for a program of 8 weekly evening sessions introducing aviation-related careers ranging from Engineering to Flight Attendant to Advertising.


Weekly Roundup - Mar 20

US$95 -- San Diego Waterfront Hotel
Thru Jun. Book by Friday.

$99 -- Victoria Harbour 4-Star Escape incl. Parking, 40% Off
Thru May 30.

US$196 R/T -- Anchorage from SEA, Inc Tax
Summer dates! Select dates Jul 23 - Oct 12. Unadvertised sale.

$225 R/T -- LA from YVR, Inc Tax
May 6 - 13.

US$437 -- 5 Nt Anaheim Vacation, Inc Tax
Air from Bellingham, 3* hotel. May 9 or 30. Other options and dates avail.

US$499 -- Upscale Alaska Cruises, $250 Off
Departs Seward May 30 on Celebrity. Other dates and R/T Vancouver start at $549. Book by Mar 21. +$179-$202 tax.

US$599 -- Balcony on 7-Night Caribbean Cruise w/Free Guest
Departs Houston Nov 29, Dec 6 or 13 on Norwegian. +$91 tax. Book by Mar 26.

US$797 -- 15 Day Atlantic Coast Cruise
Departs Fort Lauderdale May 2 on Holland America, en route to Montreal.

$950 -- 7 Nt 5* Hawaii Vacation, Inc Tax
Air from YVR to Kauai, 7 nts hotel. Apr 9-16.

$998 -- South Pacific Cruise w/Oceanview Upgrade, Save $1400
Departs Sydney Oct 21 on Royal Caribbean. 3rd/4th passengers free + tax. Book by Mar 26.

$1118 -- Paris Foodie Escape: 6 Nights incl. Cooking Classes
Select dates May 1 - Nov 25, prices vary by date. Includes 6 nts hotel w/ breakfast, 2 cooking classes, and 3-hour walking tour.

$1399 -- Thailand 3-City Escorted Vacation w/Air, Save $400
Air from LA. Departs Sep 2, +$50 Sep 16. Book by Apr 2.

$1399 -- China 8-Nt Guided Trip w/Vancouver Air, $1000 Off
Apr-May & Sep-Dec dates, book by Mar 31.

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Wednesday Whims

BONUS -- Aeroplan Miles for Every Flight Booking
Book a flight at aircanada.com by Mar 17 for travel in North America or to Europe thru Jun 1 using promo code POTOFGOLD2014 and get at least 700 bonus miles.

US$382 R/T -- Boston from YVR, Inc Tax
330 day travel period from Apr.

$966 R/T -- Rarotonga, Cook Islands from YVR, Inc Tax
Apr 27 - Jul 27. Book by Mar 13.

$986 R/T -- Paris from YVR, Inc Tax
2-day sale to Paris, London, Frankfurt, Munich ends Mar 13. Travel Mar 19 - May 6 or Oct 16 - Dec 14, except London Mar 25 - May 26 or Aug 23 - Oct 25. Also register for 5K Aeroplan bonus.

$1328 R/T -- Auckland from YVR, Inc Tax
May 4 - Jun 1, Jul 24 - Sep 21. Book by Mar 13.

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Tuesday Teasers

$10 -- Hawaii Hotel Super Sale
Ala Moana tax relief sale on oceanview rooms. Book March 18 @ 1pm, only 20 rooms available per night Apr 1 - May 10. Stay 3-5 nts.

$169 -- Las Vegas 3 Nt Vacation
Air from Bellingham, 3 nts 2.5* hotel on strip. +$81 tax. May 6, 12, 13 - this appears to be a cheap two weeks for Vegas: 3.5* $199, 4* $289, 4.5* $289. Other cheap weeks: Mar 31, Apr 14, 21.

$399 -- Las Vegas 3 Nt Vacation From YVR, Inc Tax
If you prefer to fly from YVR, take advantage of the current Vegas sale at Flight Centre: Book any 3+ nts pkg to Vegas and choose 1 of 4 extras worth ~$200 per booking - seat or room upgrades, limo transfers, or helicopter or bus tour. Book by Mar 14, depart starting Apr 1. 3* from $399, 4* $429, 4.5* $499, 5* $599.

$794 R/T -- London from YVR, Inc Tax
Select April dates. Select Vancouver in drop-down list on the right to see offers.

$874 -- Honolulu 7 Nt Vacation, Inc Tax
Air from Bellingham, 3* hotel. Apr 28, May 5, 26. +$50 for 3.5* same dates or 3* in Sep.

US$902 -- 10 Nt Tahiti Cruise
Departs Papeete Mar 22 on Princess. +$100 oceanview.

$1106 -- Cuba 7 Nt 4* All-Inclusive Vacation, Inc Tax
Apr 1, 8, 15, 22.

Friday, February 28, 2014

Weekly Roundup - Feb 28

US$122 -- Tuscany Villa Escape incl. Wine Tastings, 50% Off
Spring travel thru May.

US$149 -- Paris 4-Star Hotel Through Summer, 50% Off
Book by Mar 14, travel many dates thru Aug, including all of Jul/Aug.

$125 Off -- Vancouver Hotels
Book by Mar 14 for check-in by Apr 30. Receive $125 AMEX gift card at check-in, one per booking. This link is for the Pan Pacific, but other hotels also offered.

$441 R/T -- Toronto from YVR, Inc Tax
Summer flights on Sunwing (eastbound is an overnight flight).

US$773 R/T -- London from SEA, Inc Tax
Travel in March via Toronto. Limited seats available.

$985 R/T -- London + Paris from YVR, Inc Tax
Visit both cities on one trip, Apr 30-May 16. London only $999 Apr 30-May 8.

5000 Bonus Aeroplan -- Europe Flights
Book by Apr 1, fly to London or Frankfurt from YVR between Apr 22 and Dec 14.

$1299 -- National Parks 13-Night Summer Tour w/Grand Canyon
Book by Mar 7, travel Jul 11, 25, Aug 8, 29. +$100 Jun dates.

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Weekly Roundup - Feb 19

$139 -- Whistler 'World's Best' Hotel, Save up to $100
Select spring/summer dates; other dates +$10-60. Book by Feb 24.

$193 R/T -- Calgary to/from YVR, Inc Tax!
Unadvertised fare war, likely to end soon. Mostly June dates.

Spring Break Deals
Still need a trip for Spring Break? Check this list of offers from Flight Centre for some decent prices.

US$337 R/T -- Nashville from YVR, Inc Tax
330-days of travel from April.

US$364 R/T -- Tampa from YVR, Inc Tax
330-days of travel from April.

US$378 R/T -- Austin from YVR, Inc Tax
330-day travel period.

$749 -- Alaska 10-Night Cruise + Hotel Package, $700 Off
Start in Fairbanks May 14, sail southbound on Princess; +$60 May 28. Book by Feb 21.

50% Off -- All-Inclusive Resorts
Some very good offers for all-inclusive resorts, and even good rates when adding air from YVR. Book by Feb 21.

20% Off -- China from YVR
Flights to Beijing and Shanghai between Mar 1 and May 31. Book by Feb 22.