This departure only is now priced from $6980 per person twin share, a saving of $995 per person. Highlights include an indepth look at France’s artistic heritage and a wealth of historic and architectural marvels with stops in Deauville, Loire Valley, Dijon, Villeneuve-Les-Avignon and Monaco.
The Esprit de France special is subject to availability and applicable for new bookings until sold out with a deposit required with 7 days of booking. For more info, ask your sales manager, freephone 0800 656 111 or visit www.insightvacations.com.
Lake Crackenback Resort & Spa in the New South Wales Snowy Mountains has unveiled some of its winter holiday packages.
A five night holiday including daily hot breakfast, a two-course dinner at Cuisine and two two-course dinners at Alpine Larder starts from just $1629 for two people. This Five-Night Winter Saver holiday package also includes a 10% discount off Harro’s Ski Hire, treatments at the Spa & Wellness Centre & all resort activities.
Resort General Manager Scott O’Neile said it wasn’t just the convenient location in between two of Australia’s skiing and boarding playgrounds that attracted guests to the resort. “There is so much to do at Lake Crackenback Resort & Spa with an array of free activities like golf, trampolines, tennis, archery and more than 20 kms of mountain bike and walking trails,”
For details on all of the winter packages available at Lake Crackenback Resort & Spa please visit http://www.lakecrackenback.com.au/winter-ski-holiday-packages.html or call 02 6451 3000 or 1800 020 524.
Plantation Island, Fiji is offering a series of specials, valid for travel to March 31, 2014.
Buy one room, get one free, plus up to two kids under 12 years per room travel free on the Malolo Cat ferry, stay free, play free at Coconuts Kids Club and eat free when dining with parents at Ol Copra Shed buffet restaurant.*
Escape to Plantation Island for Christmas, when the village choir and Santa Claus will be put in appearances or stay for New Years for a live band, activities for all and a fireworks display.
*Conditions: Valid for travel until March 31 2014. Rooms are to be of the same room grade and same length of stay. Not combinable with any other specials. Contact Raumati Barbara, sales and marketing manager NZ, Plantation Island Resort, t: 64 7 853 8174 | m: 64 21 242 7004 e:
Active Asia has savings on selected small group tours. The popular 14 day Ultimate Vietnam is now priced from $1850pp share twin and includes accommodation at quality centrally located 3 star hotels, all entrance fees, Halong Bay in a junk, and a village stay in the Mekong.
Experience Vietnam & Cambodia is a four star small group tour offering savings of up to $400 on selected dates. The 18 day trip spends two nights in the main centres and tours the countryside from the cultural north of Hanoi, down through Vietnam into Phnom Penh and Siem Reap Cambodia. Contact Active Asia 09 3607669 or
Tempo Holidays is offering four nights for the price of three at some of the best boutique hotels in Paris. The offer applies to a range of excellently located properties in both the Left and Right Bank including Hotel Plaza Opera, Hotel Eiffel Saint Charles, Hotel De L'Avenir, Hotel Jardin Le Brea, Hotel Moliere and Park Lane Paris. The deal includes four nights’ accommodation and breakfast daily and is valid for travel between 15 July and 31 August and for sale until 31 August 2013. Prices start from NZ$282* per person, twin share based on a four night stay at the charming Hotel Plaza Opera. The three star hotel is situated in the heart of entertainment, shopping and leisure areas near the Garnier Opera House, Montmartre, Pigalle and the famous department stores Printemps and Galeries Lafayette. Or, close to the heart of Paris close to the Eiffel Tower at the Hotel Eiffel Saint Charles, which offers 33 recently refurbished rooms which are tastefully decorated and free wifi. Book now to secure places by contacting Tempo Holidays at www.tempoholidays.co.nz, 09 520 1490 or
*Terms and conditions apply. Prices are per person, based on twin share and on 4 nights stay, inclusive of one night free. The offer is valid for travel 15 Jul – 31 Aug 13 and for stay at any of the following hotels: Hotel De L'Avenir, Hotel Eiffel Saint Charles, Hotel Jardin Le Brea, Hotel Moliere, Park Lane Paris, Hotel Plaza Opera, Le Royal Rive Gauche, Hotel Splendid Tour Eiffel, Hotel Tronchet. Advertised price based on Hotel Plaza Opera. Seasonal surcharges and blackout dates may apply depending on date of travel. Airfares are excluded. Valid for new bookings only and not combinable with any other offers.Offer only valid for consecutive night stays.
Active Asia has a special for La Veranda Phu Quoc Resort in Vietnam. For travel from May 1 to September 30, the 'Stay 3 nights pay 2 nights' deal is $287 per person for a double deluxe room including breakfast. La Veranda Phu Quoc Resort is part of the MGallery collection, boasting a style reminiscent of a French seaside mansion with spacious private balconies overlooking the tripical gardens or beach.Phu Quoc is now easily reached via daily flights from Saigon.
Call 09 360 7669 or email
Pacific Resort Hotel Group has announced several New Year specials, available for sale to 31 March 2013 and travel to 31 March 2014.
Stay 5 Pay 4 plus More at Pacific Resort Rarotonga – Book any room category (except all Villa Room Categories) for 5 nights or more and receive 1 free night and NZ$250.00 Food & Beverage Credit per room per 5 night stay and NZ$50.00 Food & Beverage Credit per room per day for any additional nights booked.
Stay 5 Pay 4 plus More at Pacific Resort Aitutaki – Book any room category for 5 nights or more and receive 1 free night and NZ$250.00 Food & Beverage Credit per room per 5 night stay and NZ$50.00 Food & Beverage Credit per room per day for any additional nights booked.
Stay 5 Pay 4 plus More at Te Manava Luxury Villas & Spa – Book any Villa category for 5 nights or more and receive 1 free night, Complimentary Bottle of Wine on Arrival and a Complimentary Snorkelling Cruise for two persons on the Pacific Resort Rarotonga glass bottom lagoon cruiser – ‘Moana Roa’.
Pacific Resort Aitutaki – “Fly For Free” – Book 5 nights or more in any room category at Pacific Resort Aitutaki receive Complimentary round trip airfares on Air Rarotonga (RAR/AIT/RAR), Return airport/resort transfers on Aitutaki and Daily a la Carte breakfasts at Rapae Bay Restaurant.
The 2013 Southern California CityPASS® admission card has been released to make a getaway to Southern California's four top theme-parks more affordable. The card shaves 26% off the cost of visiting Disneyland, Disney California Adventure Park, Universal Studios Hollywood and SeaWorld San Diego. For a family of four, that 26% discount is the equivalent to one free person. An adult CityPASS card sells for USD$306* (a value of USD$411) and children's passes (ages 3-9) retail for USD$269. Each CityPASS admission card includes a 3-Day Disneyland Resort Park Hopper ticket.
2013 CityPASS card holders can enjoy new attractions at the theme parks, including Transformers: The Ride 3-D at Universal Studios Hollywood; Cars Land, a 12 acre Disney Pixar-inspired addition at Disney California Adventure Park, and Seaworld San Diego's latest attraction Manta, an exhilirating roller coaster that makes riders feel as though they're underwater. By May 2013, Disneyland will open Fantasy Faire, an enchanting village inspired by Disney princesses.
For full details of the CityPASS card offer, visit www.citypass.com/southern-california