This Week’s Top 10 Budget Travel Deals
The typical family plans their vacation by…
1. Deciding where they want to go.
2. Searching for the best deals.
Maybe it’s time to reverse that thinking, maybe it’s time to find a deal first and a destination second.
When it comes to searching for deals, the traditional travel sites are a good starting point, but try a few of these unconventional ways to save money on travel like Groupon Getaways, discounted gift cards, cash back for travel or be spontaneous with last minute travel deals!
This week, CardCash.com has discounted gift cards American Airlines (5% off), Southwest (5% off), United Airlines (5% off) plus huge savings on hotel gift cards like Choice Hotels (12% off), Fairmont Hotels (10% off), Four Seasons (11% off), Hyatt (8% off), Marriott (6% off). Snatch up these discounted gift cards now to save on your next getaway or summer vacation.
Groupon:From $760 3-Night Stay with Welcome Cocktail Vouchers at Napili Kai Beach Resort in Maui
Groupon: From $1,079 4- or 7-Night Stay in a Casita, Three-Bedroom Villa, or Four-Bedroom Villa at Kalia Modern Eco-Living in Costa Rica
Groupon: From $389 3-, 5-, or 7-Night Stay for up to Six at Royal Palm Beach Resort in St. Maarten
Groupon: From $349 3-, 4-, 5-, or 7-Night All-Inclusive Stay for Two at Vamar Vallarta in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
Groupon: From $149/night All-Inclusive Stay at El Cid La Ceiba Beach in Cozumel, Mexico
A Vacation Layaway Plan – Genius! – GetAwayToday.com, the #1 provider of discount Disneyland family vacations, now offers vacation layaway plans. You select your vacation package complete with discount tickets, free hotel nights and all the goodies. $125 deposit holds your vacation package and locks in the savings. You decide how much you want to pay and when you want to pay, as long as your vacation is paid in full 2 weeks before traveling. WOW…that’s easy on the budget! Save $10 when you enter coupon code: budgetdiet14. GetAwayToday.com’s layaway plan is an affordable, no-interest way to save for vacation.
Bed & Breakfast Deal
Get a free $15 gift card with every $100 in gift card purchased! Use promo code: BBSTACKED. Expires April 16, 2014.
Earn Cash Back for Travel!
Here’s just a small sampling of the current Cash Back Travel Deals from Ebates. Don’t forget, in addition to cash back, you’ll also discover coupon codes to save you even more money on travel.
- Hotels.com – 4.25% cash back
- Orbitz – up to 5.25% cash back
- Travelocity – up to 10% cash back
- Avis – 2.5%
- Budget Rent-A-Car – 3%
- Choice Hotels – 3.5%
- Comfort Inn – 3.5%
- Dollar Rent-A-Car – 4.5%
- Econo Lodge – 3.5%
- Expedia – up to 5%
- Gray Line Tours New York – 7.5%
- Groupon Getaways – 3%
- Priceline – up to 5%
- Harrah’s Las Vegas, Atlantic City & Reno – 2.5%
- Quality Inn – 3.5%
- Radisson – 3.5%
- Rodeway Inn – 3.5%
- Sleep Inn – 3.5%
- Thrifty Car Rental – 4.5%
Cash Back from Ebates – it’s no-brainer instant savings! Start all your summer travel plans on Ebates.com
Remember…deal first, destination second!
Happy Savings & Happy Travels!
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