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John's Weekly Travel Update November 11, 2022

I'm so glad you're here! Let's talk about some fun travel tid-bits this week!

Black Friday Deals
Starting To Trickle In!

The day after Thanksgiving isn't just for purchasing a big-screen TV anymore: travel suppliers (tour companies, cruise lines, etc) have latched on to the popular holiday and have started adding "deals" to help entice you when booking your next vacation!

Some of these are tough to find online (you have to sift through TONS of different websites/emails/blogs to even find those good bargains. Then you need to decide if that deal is for you!

Luckily for you, I'm keeping my "ear to the ground" and have some great offers to share with you through the holiday.

Discover Greece By Unpacking Once!

Celestyal Cruises is a cruise line that allows you to unpack once and visit many of the famous islands. All of these rates are based on double occupancy, and are INCLUSIVE fares that include select drinks at meals, an $80 shore excursion discount per person, meals, entertainment, and gratuities!

Check out these prices:

  • 7 night Idyllic Aegean cruises starting from $889 per person (was $1650!)

  • 7 night 3 Continents starting from $679 per person (what a deal!)

  • 4 night Iconic Aegean sailings starting from $459 per person -perfect for combining with other travel plans around Europe

  • I can book these starting November 14, 2022!

Save Up To $300 On Vacation Packages!

Do you like getting up early and waiting in line? Then DON’T. Skip the Black Friday frenzy and jump in on Black Fri-YAY—an early bird travel promo that will help you finish your holiday shopping before anyone else has even started.

Ask me how I can get you up to $300 off nearly ANY package, $100 off United Airlines flights to Hawaii, and hotel discounts over 60%.

Sandals Specials!

Located in the Travertine building, this oceanfront room overlooks one of the best white sand beaches in Jamaica at the NEW Sandals Dunns River.

Embrace the spectacular views from your balcony with a private Tranquility Soaking Tub for two and a charming bistro dining set. The interior is modern and capacious, featuring a king-size bed, a stocked bar, an HD Smart TV, and a plush sofa chair.

The bathroom is paradise itself, showcasing a spacious walk-in shower, dual sink with a vanity and make-up table. As an exclusive Club Sandals room, a dedicated concierge is available to handle any special requests and reservations.

Resort: Sandals Dunn's River

Room Category: Travertine Beachfront Club Level Room with Balcony Tranquility Soaking Tub

Travel Dates: August 7 - 11, 2023

Nights: 4 Nights

Price for Two Adults: $3,318

Room View: Beachfront, Oceanview, Pool

It's only a $98 deposit to secure your room - Availability is limited. Reach out to me today at and let's get started!

Discover A Paradise Before The Crowds Arrive!

Named as a destination you must visit before it becomes swarmed with visitors - this island isn't nearly as far away as you think!

Imagine a steady breeze and powder-soft beaches with crystal clear water!

Are there all-inclusives there? No. This is an island that operates very independently and everything is a-la-carte - but there are amazing restaurants plus: NO CARS ALLOWED!

Interested? CLICK HERE for more information!

Explore Lisbon Without
Breaking The Bank

When chatting with folks about traveling to Europe - the conversation often drifts to: "How can I plan what to see?" And that's a valid question - it's tough to book your airfare, figure out the hotels, the touring schedule, the cities - basically: all of it.

Right now in May: airfare from Chicago to Lisbon, Portugal is around $1,000 per person. So when you start doing the math about taking a 9-night trip - it can feel not only expensive: but overwhelming!

I'm partnering with a new company that sets up a semi-guided tour that INCLUDES airfare, hotels and some tours. What I LOVE about this is that you're not herded around from morning till night on a group tour. You will have PLENTY of time to explore on your own. The transportation between cities is already set - and this Portugal tour includes Lisbon, Óbidos, Nazaré, Fátima, Porto, and Aviero.

Not including the overnight flight to Lisbon - that's 8 nights of hotels. 5 tours are already included plus breakfasts at the hotels!

The price is fantastic: $1,899 per person for Superior Hotels (they even offer a "charm" version but those hotels are rather basic) for a May 7, 2023 departure!

The value of this entire travel package is INCREDIBLE! Is Portugal not your thing?

No Problem!

I can find tours to Africa, Asia, Europe and the Americas. These prices will not last long - so contact me today for more information!

Thanks for stopping by! Have a fantastic weekend - I hope your "prep" for Thanksgiving is going well!

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