Join us in Sunny California for New Year’s and see the Spectacular Rose Parade!

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The world-famous Rose Parade takes place each New Year’s Day and YMT Vacations is the local expert! All Rose Parade packages include an exclusive behind the scenes look at the history of the parade and the floats in the making, a tour of Los Angeles showing you Beverly Hills, Hollywood, the Chinese Theatre and the home of the Academy Awards, the Dolby Theatre. Where will you head next? It’s up to you – Choose from several exciting Rose Parade tour packages at an unbeatable value!

  • Rose Parade & Los Angeles Tour – 5 Days from $699
  • Rose Parade & Mexican Riviera Cruise – 13 Days from $1499
  • Rose Parade, Grand Canyon Sunrise & Red Rocks Tour – 11 Days from $1399
  • 10-Day Rose Parade & Coastal California Tour – 10 Days from $1349
  • 11-Day Rose Parade & Coastal California Tour – 11 Days from $1449

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Receive up to $300 Instant Savings on Great Mexico Vacations!

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The fabulous resorts of Mexico spoil you with attentive service, gourmet cuisine, state-of-the-art spas, challenging golf and indulgent all-inclusive accommodations on the world’s most beautiful beaches. Explore the aquamarine waters of Cancun and Riviera Maya, stroll the golden sands of Los Cabos, and shop and dine along the beachfront of Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit.

Pleasant Holidays offers exceptional values on great Mexico vacations, including up to $300 instant savings per booking, reduced rates, kids stay free offers and more! Valid on vacations at participating hotels and resorts made by 7/19/15 for travel through 12/15/15. Select from a wide variety of destinations and resorts, including all-inclusive, adults-only and family-friendly options. Vacations must include roundtrip airfare and minimum three-night stay.

It’s the Mexico vacation you want at a price you’ll love!

Call 1-888-328-7743 today or Book online.

Princess Joins International Maritime Organization to Celebrate Day of the Seafarer

Princess Cruises Joins International Maritime Organization
to Celebrate Day of the Seafarer on June 25

Nautical Chart Auction to Raise Funds for Seafarer Humanitarian Services

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Princess Cruises is joining the International Maritime Organization in celebrating the 5th annual Day of the Seafarer on June 25, which is also a United Nations international observance day. Day of the Seafarer brings awareness to and recognizes the world’s 1.5 million seafarers to thank them for their service and contribution during their career at sea.

Around the world, there are organizations that support the well-being of seafaring crew by providing important humanitarian services that directly benefit the shipboard crew at Princess, as well as all international maritime workers. Princess Cruises actively supports these organizations located in ports of call the cruise line visits often including Seafarers’ House (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida); Seafarers UK (Southampton, England); Mission to Seafarers, (Seattle, Washington); and International Seafarer’s Center (Long Beach/Los Angeles, Calif.).

On every cruise, Princess raises money for charity by conducting an auction of the nautical charts, a one-of-a-kind collector’s item signed by the Captain that details the routes of the voyage. To celebrate the 2015 Day of the Seafarer, Princess guests will have the opportunity to show their support for their favorite crew members and seafarers and take home this unique keepsake from their cruise vacation. Fleetwide, through the month of July, the proceeds from each commemorative nautical chart auction will be collected on behalf of seafarers. Princess Cruises Community Foundation will match the auction proceeds up to $10,000. Both the auction proceeds and the matched funds will be donated to seafarer organizations that promote the well-being of seafarers and their families.

The 2015 Day of the Seafarer campaign aims to inspire young people to consider a career at sea. In support, Princess Cruises will turn to social media to celebrate its shipboard team, using the hashtag #CareerAtSea to highlight that a career at sea is a rewarding opportunity that will take you to exciting and often exotic destinations around the world.

Princess Cruises is showing appreciation and gratitude to seafarers everywhere and this day offers the opportunity to acknowledge the company’s nearly 18,000 shipboard crew who work aboard Princess cruise ships and come from more than 70 countries. Princess is also taking this opportunity to salute three long-serving employees who have dedicated themselves to a lifelong career at sea:

·         Tom Beck (Coventry, United Kingdom), Newbuild Guarantee Engineer, 51 years at sea
·         Alastair Calder (Genoa, Italy), Fleet Marine Inspector, 48 years at sea
·         Nigel Stewart (Fortrose, Scotland), Hotel General Manager, 47 years at sea

“We are grateful for the commitment and dedication of our seafaring staff – they are truly what makes Princess Cruises special for our guests,” said Jan Swartz, Princess Cruises president. “Because of their choosing to have a career at sea, our guests enjoy a safe, meaningful and memorable cruise vacation.”

In an additional show of support, the company will also donate a cruise to the Seattle branch of Mission to Seafarers and will be hosting their annual luncheon aboard Crown Princess on August 22 in the Port of Seattle.

Additional information about shipboard careers at Princess Cruises can be found at princess.com/employment.

Additional information about Princess Cruises is available through a professional travel consultant, by calling 1-800-PRINCESS (1-800-774-6237), or by visiting the company’s website at princess.com.

Beaches Negril Resort & Spa

#1 Best Hotel For Families in the Caribbean

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Capturing the essence of laid-back island living, Beaches Negril is set in a lush tropical setting along the widest stretch of Jamaica’s renowned Seven Mile Beach. Here, no building is higher than the tallest palm tree and endless pleasure is at the water’s edge.
Voted the #1 Best Hotel for Families in the Caribbean by TripAdvisor, this resort offers the ultimate family getaway with every luxury included and unlimited–Gourmet Discovery Dining at nine restaurants, a Culinary Concierge to handle dietary requests, premium brand drinks and Robert Mondavi Twin Oaks wines, land and water sports, Wi-Fi throughout the resort, airport transfers, and more.

Savour fresh seafood, Italian fare, French cuisine and casual bites like Caribbean-style barbeque and wood-fired pizza served with breathtaking views. Adults enjoy exciting activities such as snorkeling, Hobie Cat sailing, paddleboarding, and tennis, as well as some down time with a relaxing, optional treatment at the award-winning Red Lane Spa. Kids will love the Pirates Island Waterpark with thrilling waterslides and a lazy river, The Caribbean Adventure with Sesame Street, and a supervised kids camp with age-appropriate activities (like scavenger hunts, beach parties, and more). Even hard-to-please teens and tweens have some fun of their own at the Xbox Play Lounge, Trench Town arcade center and Liquid nightclub.

Luxurious and spacious, the resort’s two- and three-bedroom butler suites grant stunning views of the ocean and can comfortably accommodate families of any size. These top-tier suites also include exclusive amenities such as VIP check-in, 24-hour room service and a personal butler to create an unforgettable stay.

Carefree and casually cool, Beaches Negril is the place where you can find a quiet spot in a hammock and nap to the soothing sound of waves, cool off in a shimmering beachside pool, experience a new adventure each day, and enjoy a family dinner with the island’s most spectacular sunset as your backdrop. Book now and save up to 65% on resort accommodations*, plus enjoy limited time offers including an instant airfare credit* and a $175 credit towards spa or a tour*. For more information, visit beaches.com or call 1-800-BEACHES.

*Important – visit www.beaches.com/disclaimers/treasurechestbng061615 or call 1-800-BEACHES for Terms and Conditions.

Set your sights on London with Pleasant Holidays!

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London offers an amazing array of historic traditions combined with cutting-edge, contemporary and captivating attractions. From centuries-old castles and royal palaces, to vibrant theatres, museums, high-end shopping, world-class sports and authentic pubs, discover the diversity of this quintessential British capital.

Pleasant Holidays makes it easy to book your London escape with everything you need in one place: airfare, breakfast-included hotel accommodations, sightseeing tours and excursions, and more. Looking for a central location within easy reach of the city’s must-see sights? The Thistle Kensington Gardens hotel is an ideal home base from which to explore, with world-famous Oxford Street, Paddington Station two Tube stops and Kensington Palace (Will and Kate’s London address) all within minutes of the front door.

Pleasant Holidays has the London vacation you want at a price you’ll love!

Call 1-888-328-7743 today or Visit online.

Introducing the new Sandals® Ochi Beach Resort

Welcome to the Caribbean Riviera

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Just steps from the Caribbean Sea and miles from ordinary, the new Sandals Ochi Beach Resort welcomes you to an oasis sprawling with natural beauty and infinite romance.

Spanning 100 lush acres from the foothills of the St. Ann Mountains down to the pristine shores of Honeymoon Beach, this is one of Sandals’ grandest resorts. Enjoy an unprecedented 16 Gourmet Discovery Dining options, 105 pools including seven main pools, 11 bars serving Robert Mondavi Twin Oaks wines, premium brand drinks, and thrilling water and land sports such as golf nearby at Sandals Golf & Country Club–all included and unlimited, all the time!

Trendy when you want it, private when you don’t, Sandals Ochi Beach Resort presents three distinct worlds to satisfy your every mood. At the heart of the resort is the magnificent Great House boasting mountaintop views of the sea, world-class restaurants and bars, an optional award-winning Red Lane Spa, a sky-sized pool lined with plush cabanas, and the Caribbean’s first speakeasy lounge, the Rabbit Hole. French sophistication and sultry island vibes come alive at the trendy Ochi Beach Club and Riviera Seaside Village. Bask in the sun and enjoy endless cocktail service, stroll and dine on a promenade set directly over the sea, dance the night away at a beach party or lounge by the warm glow of firepits.

Tucked away in the resort’s verdant hillside, the All-Butler Village is dotted with luxurious villa suites with 98 private and semi-private pools–including the 1,200 sq. ft. Romeo & Juliet sanctuaries complete with a master bedroom, private indoor courtyard, pool and whirlpool. Aside from romantic midnight swims and the soothing sounds of babbling brooks and trickling waterfalls, the most impressive feature is the service. Every villa includes a personal butler trained to create an unforgettable experience, as well as VIP check-in, in-room bars stocked daily, and more world-class amenities.

The Caribbean Riviera’s most exciting resort is what’s new. It’s what’s now. It’s what’s next in all-inclusives! For more information, visit sandals.com or call 1-800-SANDALS today.

Caddies are mandatory, but not included. Sandals is a registered trademark. Unique Vacations, Inc. is an affiliate of Unique Travel Corp., the worldwide representative of Sandals Resorts.

Princess Cruises Offers Exceptional Cruise Savings During Great Getaways Sale

Book One, Get 50% Off a Second Guest and Reduced Deposit

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Princess Cruises is offering a special buy one get one 50% off deal on short getaway cruises during the Great Getaways Sale, based on double occupancy.

Guests will enjoy the Lotus Spa & Fitness Center, top-notch live entertainment and world-class cuisine made fresh from scratch, as well as fantastic cruise destinations. Getaway cruises from both coasts, range from three to five days and offer a convenient way to get aboard and enjoy a cruise vacation.

In addition to special cruise savings, guests can book with reduced deposits of only $50 per person. Third and fourth guests will also save with fares starting at $149 per person.

Great Getaways Sale cruise deals include:

  • 4-day West Coast Getaway cruise — guest one: $398 interior; $648 balcony and guest two: $199 interior; $324 balcony
  • 4- to 5-day Eastern Caribbean Getaway cruise — guest one: $448 interior; $648 balcony and guest two: $224 interior; $324 balcony
  • 5-day West Coast Getaway cruise — guest one: $498 interior; $749 balcony and guest two: $249 interior; $374 balcony
  • 4- to 5-day Western Caribbean Getaway cruise — guest one: $448 interior; $648 balcony and guest two: $224 interior and $324 balcony

Additional details about the “Great Getaways Sale” can be found at princess.com/sale.

Other cruise deals and promotions can be found at princess.com/cruisedeals.

All cruise prices are per person, based on double occupancy.  The “Great Getaways Sale” is available now through 11:59 p.m. PDT on July 7, 2015 and is open to residents of the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico, Mexico and Bermuda.

Additional information about Princess Cruises is available through a professional travel consultant, by calling 1-800-PRINCESS (1-800-774-6237), or by visiting the company’s website at princess.com.

Extra! Breaking Deals: Hawaii 7-Day Sale

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Check out our new releases featuring the ultimate, best-in-market vacation pricing. Grab one of these timely offers while they last!
Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa OAHU
Experience a resort like no other. Inspired by the wonders and traditions of Hawai´i, the resort has been uniquely designed for families. Perfectly placed on a beautiful beachfront cove, kids, adults and families enjoy Hawaiian vacation experiences with a special magic that only Disney can create.

  • Includes FREE Wi-Fi
  • Kids 17 & younger stay FREE

Hyatt Regency Maui Resort & Spa MAUI
Terraced into the hillside and surrounded by 40 lush acres on Ka´anapali Beach, this extraordinary resort offers unlimited activities and amenities. Rejuvenate your mind and body at Spa Moana or go stargazing at the rooftop astronomy program.

  • Members of the Hyatt Gold Passport® program receive 1,000 Hyatt Gold Passport® Points per night
  • Kids 18 & younger stay FREE

Sheraton Kona Resort & Spa at Keauhou Bay HAWAII ISLAND
Explore this tropical playground set on 22 acres offering dramatic views, multi-level pools and a zippy waterslide. Indulge in luxurious treatments at Ho´ola Spa, irresistible island fare and daily cultural activities at this Kona Coast resort.

  • Kids 17 & younger stay FREE

It’s the Hawaii vacation you want at a price you’ll love. Call 1-888-328-7743 today or Book online.

Discover Romance & Spice at Sandals® LaSource Grenada

GR_3_2Located in the southeastern Caribbean, the gorgeous island of Grenada is home to the spectacular Luxury Included® Sandals LaSource Grenada Resort & Spa—an all-inclusive unlike any other ever created.
Nestled along the calming waters of Pink Gin Beach, this Six Star Diamond Award-winning resort boasts the perfect combination of chic elegance and tropical glamour. Here, couples indulge in a Caribbean hideaway with exceptional world-class amenities and the brand’s most elaborate accommodations to-date. The magnificent SkyPool Suites for instance, showcase exquisite details including Carrera marble vanities, floors made of Turkish ivory stone and Italian porcelain planks, opulent private outdoor Tranquility Soaking Tubs, and stunning jaw-dropping plunge pools with an infinity edge that overlooks the ocean.
Moreover, guests staying in top-level accommodations enjoy the added service of personal butlers trained by the world-renowned Guild of Professional English Butlers. Always attentive and never obtrusive, Sandals’ butlers maximize guests’ Luxury Included® Vacation by offering to unpack luggage, reserve beachside cabanas, arrange dinner reservations and set up in-room spa treatments on their behalf.
At Sandals Resorts, food is a pivotal vacation component. Using only the freshest ingredients, world-class chefs create flavorful specialties from around the globe at the resort’s 10 delectable restaurants. With Sandals’ Gourmet Discovery Dining, guests embark on a daily epicurean journey featuring exquisite dishes that are always included and unlimited.
As for diversions, Sandals LaSource Grenada offers a multitude of unlimited land and water sports. From volleyball to life-size chess and a state-of-the-art fitness center to five stunning pools, glass bottom boat tours and scuba diving for certified divers, there is an activity for every lifestyle.
If you’re looking to experience worldly luxuries and surreal settings, add Sandals LaSource Grenada Resort & Spa to your list of vacation destinations to visit.
For more information, call 1-800-SANDALS, visit www.sandals.com or call your Travel Agent.