Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Deal Alert: JFK to Johannesburg

South African Airways has some great prices right now for JFK (JFK, New York) to Johannesburg, South AfricaSouth Africa.  We found prices in November 19 - 27 for only $594.  For other departure airports and dates go to

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Friday, October 2, 2015

Tahiti / Bora Bora Deal from Costco

If you are a Costco member they have a great deal for Tahiti right now. Checkout all the extra's Costco is giving away with is deal.  Just the meals are a great deal itself as the price of food can add up quickly  so any chance to to book a package that includes a free meal plan is a win.  Starting at $3999 per person they have a package deal that includes:
  • Two nights in a Lagoon view room at the Inter-Continental ResortBora Bora
  • Five nights in a Sapphire overwater junior suite villa at the Inter-Continental Bora Bora Resort
  • Airfare from LAX
  • Daily breakfast
  • One romantic dinner for two on each island
  • Nightly dinner for two on Bora Bora
  • $200 food and Beverage credit per room, per stay
  • $60 spa credit per room, per stay
There are a lot of extras that make this a great deal.  Book by 10/26/15 at (click on travel)

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Top Ten: Best Live Travel Webcams

Checkout these top ten live travel webcams. Get live look at locations all over the world and see what is going on rightGlobe Webcams now in other countries and states.  It's the next best thing to being there.

1. Africam
Six camera locations to choose from where you can view animals in the African bush.

Numerous camera locations throughout Italy including the popular tourist site.

Two camera locations, one in Liberation Square and one at the Cathedral of the Christ the Savior at Ub.

The camera offers a street view of Times Square in New York City.

View of a watering hole that offers great views of wildlife.

The camera offers amazing views of Iceland and the Aurora Borealis or Northern Lights.

Views of Miami Beach.  Six other camera views are also available.

This site lets you choose from numerous cruise ships and camera views.  You can watch what is happening on board the ships live.

Over twenty camera views throughout Japan.

Keep an eye on downtown Juneau, Alaska.

Alaska Airline Miles Buying Bonus

Until October 6, 2015 Alaska Airlines is offering up to a 40% bonus when you purchase 10,000 miles or more.

Purchase:                                    BonusAlaska Airlines
10,000 - 19,000 miles            20% Bonus Miles
20,000 - - 39,000 miles        30% Bonus Miles

Monday, September 28, 2015

New Zealand Entry Tax

Beginning on January 1, 2016 all travelers flying into New Zealand will be required to pay an arrival tax of nearly New Zealand$10.70.  A departure tax is also being considered.  The money will go toward improving border protection.
Beginning in 2015 tourists to Kenya can apply for and purchase tourist and transit visas online.  As of August 31, Tourist Visa2015 visas are no longer available upon arrival.  To apply for the e-visa go to and click on register, then register as a visitor.  Click on “Department of Immigration Services” then on the type of visa you want.  Make sure you fill out the application completely and pay the nonrefundable fee with a credit card.  Applications are usually reviewed within two days and approved visas are emailed, you simply print it out and present it along with your passport at your port of entry along with your travel itinerary, proof of a hotel booking and a letter from a tour company or invitation from a family member or business associate.

Friday, September 25, 2015

Deal to Brussels

Jet Airways currently has a promotion from Miami to Brussels starting at just 199 Euro - approx. $222  each way.Jet Airways
For dates and availability: