Thursday, May 28, 2009


US$49 -- Riviera Maya All-Inclusive Beachfront Resort
Select dates in July.

1/2 OFF -- Cancun 5 Nts Hotel+Air, All-Incl
Includes green fees and gratuities. For travel thru July 7.

US$400 OFF -- Palace Resorts in Cancun, Air Credit
Unlimited excursions, kids under 17 stay and eat free. For travel thru August.

Wednesday, May 27, 2009

Weekly Roundup - May 27

$69 -- Suite at British Columbia Resort, 40% OFF
Sun Peaks thru September, book by June 15.

$99 -- Vancouver Island Oceanfront Resort (Reg. $239)
Tigh-Na-Mara Seaside Spa Resort, June 1 - July 3, book by June 8. Weekend nights +$10.

$339 RT -- Tokyo from YVR
$454 with taxes. June 3 - 17.

$338 RT -- Toronto from YVR
$338 RT -- Honolulu from YVR
WestJet seat sale to Canada & the US. Book by May 28 for travel thru June.

$199 RT -- Amsterdam from YVR
$623 with taxes. June 3 - 11.

$515 RT -- Maui from YVR, Premium Dates
$666 w/tax. June 27 - July 4.

US$539 -- Mediterranean 7-Night Cruise w/Shipboard Credit
Nov. 8, 15, 22

Thursday, May 21, 2009

Thursday Thrills

Free -- Disneyland, Kids Fly Free
Air & 3 nights hotel from $599 per adult until June 14, increases to $969 for the same hotel from June 19-Aug 29.

$1 -- Motorhome Rentals, 1-way Relocation Specials
Some US deals from California to Vegas, giving you 3 or 4 days to make the trip. Sometimes fuel is paid for and you even get extra spending money! The site is heavy on deals for Australia and New Zealand, but has some for the US, and Canada is coming soon.

US$67 -- Riviera Maya Conde Nast Top Resort
All-inclusive. Thru June, +$6 July/August. Includes tax, tips, upgrades, and 3 kids can stay free in the room!

$259pp -- Kelowna Wine Touring Package
2-nts w/ breakfast + VIP wine tour. Thru Oct.

$379 -- Accent Inn Ferry Packages
RT ferry (with reservations) between Vancouver and Victoria, plus 2 nights in an Accent Inn either in Victoria or Vancouver. The hotel portion ends up costing $100/nt including tax thru June. July-Sept increases to $449.

15% Off -- i-to-i International Trip Sale
Adventure and/or volunteer trips are 15% off if booked in May. Perhaps Ultimate Tanzania or Panda Conservation in China.

Weekly Roundup - May 21

FREE -- Friday Night at Radisson Hotels
Between May 15 and Sept 15, book 2 nights including a Friday night and get the Friday night free. Book 7 days in advance.

US$63+ -- 20% Off Marriott Brand Hotels Globally
Summer weekend stays thru Sept 7. Seattle Residence Inn, downtown, for only $63/nt! Manhattan, $159! Book by June 2.

$199 RT - Munich, Germany from YVR
$498 with taxes. Travel June 3 - 18.

$249 RT - Glasgow, Scotland from YVR
$704 with taxes. Travel June 3 - 10.

US$310 RT -- Honolulu from Seattle, Incl. Tax
May & June, +$30 weekdays in July & August.

US$549 -- 12-Nt Mediterranean Cruise
Departs Barcelona Nov. 26 or Dec. 8 on Norwegian. Book by May 22 for $150 credit per cabin. Taxes +$102.

US$898 -- Tahiti Vacation incl. Air from LA
Air, 4 nights Hilton hotel, breakfast daily, transfers. Extra tax only $85. Through Sept. 12, book by June 5.

$998 -- Australia from YVR w/Optional New Zealand Stop
Taxes only ~$200! Thru Sept, book by June 1.

Thursday, May 14, 2009

Whistler Getaways

Get out and enjoy Whistler with these packages being offered until fall.

$299+ -- Family Fun Package, Whistler Pinnacle
2 nights accommodation, $50 grocery voucher, 1 hour boat rental, family pass to Meadow Park Sports Center, children's activity guide to Whistler, gift basket & parking. $299 Weekdays, $329 weekends. Extra nights at $99/nt.

$179pp -- Wine & Dine Package, Whistler Pinnacle
2 nights accommodation, $75 credit for Quattro Restaurant, wine & cheese gift basket & parking. Extra nights at $99/nt.

$329pp - Golf/Spa Package, Pan Pacific Mountainside
2 nights in a studio suite, choose 1-round of golf at "Whistler Golf Club" OR $125 spa voucher to "Vital Spirit Spa" & a Whistler discount card. Book by May 29 for $25pp discount.

Tokyo Fare Sale

This is very odd... Air Canada has a great price from Seattle, and Northwest has an even better price from Vancouver. Both are for the same travel period. Hmm...

US$421 RT -- Tokyo from YVR, incl tax
Depart thru June 29.

US$459 RT -- Tokyo from SEA, incl tax
Depart thru June 29.

Weekly Roundup - May 14

$10 -- Car Rentals Across Canada
Airport locations, May weekends

$119 -- Waterfront Victoria Hotel w/Breakfast (Reg. $200)
Thru June, book by May 23.

$239 RT -- Paris from YVR
$647 w/ tax. May 28-June 5.

$398 RT - Maui from YVR
$510 with taxes. June 18-25.

US$399 -- 7-Nt Alaska Cruise Southbound
US$492 w/ tax. On Princess, departs June 1.

US$525 -- 7 Nt Mediterranean Cruise
June 7-14 from Venice on Costa. Visits Italy, Greece, Turkey, and Croatia. US$558 w/ tax.

$1050+ -- Olympic Accommodation on Cruise Ship
The Norwegian Star will dock in North Vancouver, offering hotel, meal, and shuttle packages for the Olympics. Packages starts at $1050 for 3 nights, taxes an additional $100/day. Click on "Stay at the Winter Games".

$1127 -- Hawaii: Air & Hotel at $400 OFF (incl. Tax)
June 10, 7 nts at Sheraton Princess Kaiulani

Monday, May 11, 2009

Monday Madness

Booking in US dollars is suddenly not a horrible thing anymore. Drown your Canucks sorrows on a luxury cruise.

US$1199 -- Luxury 7-Nt Mediterranean Sailing Cruise
Italy and Greece cruise on Windstar, departs Rome on May 16.

US$1999 -- Ultra-Luxury 7-Nt Caribbean Cruise
SeaDream 5.5* cruises on sale. $1400 sailing in June, plus many other sailings on sale.

Saturday, May 9, 2009

Saturday Gems

$306 RT -- Toronto from YVR
Today or tomorrow only, for travel thru June 13. With tax it'll be just over $400.

US$549 -- 7-Nt Mediterranean Cruise
Departs June 7 from Venice on Costa. Tax < $50!

Free Night -- Brentwood Bay Lodge
3rd night free and free entry to Butchart Gardens. Book by May 31 for stays thru Oct 15.

Monday, May 4, 2009

Monday Madness

US$96 RT -- Palm Springs from Bellingham
Spring travel.

$98 RT -- Nanaimo from YVR
Air Canada weekly websaver for travel thru Aug 31. Compared to $60 one-way for you and your car on the ferry, flying looks quite economical.

US$116 RT -- Las Vegas from Bellingham
Allegiant sale for spring travel. $118 on Alaska (fewer fees) and travel thru Sept 30.

US$116 RT -- LA from Bellingham
Spring travel.

US$299 -- Alaska 7-Nt Cruises
1-way cruises in May, even on 5* ships, are going for as little as $299. Round-trip sailings from Vancouver start as low as $399. Some offer shipboard credits on top of those prices, and several offer oceanview cabins for the same or similar price as insides.

US$399 -- Alaska 7-Nt Cruise in Peak Summer
July 31 sailing, southbound on Celebrity.

US$899 -- 12-Nt Norway Cruise
Departs London on June 13 on Norwegian.

US$909 -- Alaska 10-Nt Cruisetours
On Celebrity with a selection of land tours pre- or post-cruise. Shipboard credit on some sailings.

US$1229 -- 11 Day Affordable South Africa with Safari
Land-only price. Fully escorted, includes many meals.

US$1479 -- Fiji Luxury Resort, 7 Nts
Auction closes Wednesday afternoon. If it stays at this price it is a phenomenal price! Airfare prices are down considerably as well, you should be able to get there and back for CAD$1500.