By Laura Medina
Sure the under-aged kids are at school now but wait until they hit college or the real world. That's when the real fun begins, you take advantage of Fall's travel deals and steals and finally see the world sans kid drama. Make this another notch on your bucket list.
Been there, done that with Halloween. Want to really escape and experience Fall and have a real adult treat?
Los Angeles Travel Magazine recently announced that they will be giving away a romantic destination package to the Aruba Marriott and Stellaris Casino. One lucky couple will have the opportunity of a lifetime to enjoy the beauty of Aruba while celebrating their love at the luxurious oceanfront resort.
Editor-In-Chief, Jennifer McLaughlin and Executive Editor, Michael Dunn were married on August 31st and wanted to share their excitement and love for traveling together with their readers. "We were so lucky to have the wedding and honeymoon of our dreams that we really wanted to extend that on to our readers. Not everyone is as fortunate as us to be able to travel and it is the one thing that keeps our bond strong. Traveling together as a couple is really special and we hope this trip will provide the winning couple with a lifetime of happy memories." McLaughlin said.
To enter this giveaway, readers simply “like” LA Travel Magazine on Facebook (Facebook.com/LosAngelesTravelMagazine) or “follow” them on Twitter (@LATravelMag). Then email win@latravelmagazine and submit their story along with a photo by October 31, 2014.
The luxurious package includes 5 nights, six days accommodations in a Junior Suite, breakfast buffet at La Vista daily for two, a welcome bottle of champagne and a $500 American Express gift card to put towards airfare. The winning couple will be responsible for airfare transfers as well as any extra food and beverages, gratuities and any expenses not specified as part of the prize.
For more details, rules and regulations visitlatravelmagazine.com/romanceinaruba
Want to impress a potential soul mate or are you still taking care of your late teen/early college-aged kid? If that's the case, getting the kid properly cultured, take advantage of Celebrity Cruises' "Plus One" Deal.
As Southern Californians plan their 2015 getaways, Celebrity Cruises is excited to announce two exclusive promotions for travelers to Alaska or Europe -- see details below. They include free airfare for two to Alaska for SoCal residents only, free companion air to Europe for suite guests, and 123Go! Perks saving more than $1800 per stateroom. Travelers must act soon – these promotions are only available now through early November.
For vacationers planning a 2015 cruise to Alaska – a leading favorite of first time cruisers – Celebrity Cruises is offering an unbeatable bonus for Southern California residents of Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino and Ventura counties: FREE Airfare, including transfers, for up to two guests departing from Los Angeles (LAX), Orange County (SNA) and Palm Springs (PSP) airports on Celebrity’s Solstice Alaska 2015 Sailings. Guests will fly to Seattle for departures to Alaska for exciting 7-night sailings that stop in a new port almost every day, offering shore excursions for every age and interest. This special offer is only available for bookings made from now through November 9th, 2014.
For those planning a 2015/2016 European cruise, award-winning cruise line Celebrity Cruises is proud offer its 123Go! promotion where travelers to Europe can choose from any two of the following three offers:
Classic Beverage Package for Two Guests – beverage gratuities included - value of up to $1,350 per stateroom ($49 per day, per stateroom plus gratuities).
Free Gratuities for Two Guests – value up to $460 per stateroom (up to $30 per day, per stateroom)
Onboard Credit - based on number of sail nights – value up to $300 per stateroom.
And, as a special thank you from Celebrity Cruises, guests booking suites for their 2015/2016 European cruises will receive free companion (2nd guest) airfare from top US and Canadian getaways.
This special 123Go! offer is only available now through November 5th, 2014. If vacationers are thinking about traveling to any of the seven continents offered by Celebrity Cruises, they can also take advantage of ONE of the 123Go! amenities on most sailings across the globe.
Bookings must be made through Celebrity Cruises via:
Online: www.celebritycruises.com/socal (for 123Go! bookings only, free air promotions can be booked by calling Celebrity Cruises or travel agent)
Or with your Local Travel Agent