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YOU PAY FOR YOUR HOTEL ROOMS & WE PAY YOUR AIRFARE

ENJOY FABULOUS TRAVEL EXPERIENCES & LET US PAY* YOUR ROUND-TRIP AIRFARE. You Purchase Your Hotel Room At Standard Published Rack Rates Through Our Travel Professionals For A Minimum Number Of Nights & Receive Two (2) FREE Round Trip Airline Tickets Per Room On Major Regularly Scheduled Airlines From Your Departure City To Your Destination. Your Three Airfare Vouchers May Be Used Whenever You Fly For Business Or Pleasure & Will Save The Cost Of Two Airfares For Each Room You Purchase. However, All Taxes & Airport Passenger Facility Charges Are The Traveler's Responsibility. To Qualify For This Offer Your Rooms Must Be Booked At The Hotel's Published Rack Rates Through Our Associate Travel Professionals. See Full Details Below.

THIS OFFER ENTITLES YOU TO RECEIVE TWO (2) FREE ROUNDTRIP, COACH CLASS AIRLINE TICKETS PER VOUCHER TO ALMOST ANYWHERE FOR EACH OF YOUR THREE (3) AIRFARE VOUCHERS. BOOK YOUR HOTEL ROOM WITH US AT STANDARD PUBLISHED RACK RATES FOR A MINIMUM NUMBER OF NIGHTS & WE PAY ROUNDTRIP AIRFARE FOR TWO. Complimentary Airfare for two is included for your vacation/trip when you purchase hotel accommodations at PUBLISHED RACK RATES through our travel professionals for a minimum number of room nights (7 to14) depending on your destination. At least one traveler must possess a major credit card in his/her name to cover incidental hotel charges. TWO ROUND TRIP AIRLINE TICKETS ARE AWARDED FOR EACH ROOM PURCHASED FOR AT LEAST SEVEN (7) NIGHTS WITH THIS OFFER.

YOU CHOOSE FROM QUALITY RESORT HOTELS & LUXURY CONDOMINIUMS AT FABULOUS & EXOTIC DESTINATIONS. HERE ARE SUGGESTIONS FOR YOU: EUROPE, HAWAII, BAHAMAS, CARIBBEAN, JAMAICA, CANADA, CALIFORNIA, FLORIDA, MEXICO, NEVADA OR THE HISTORIC EAST COAST.

EUROPE:

  • LONDON - A vibrant city of magnificent sites and unsurpassed history. No matter how many times you return, London maintains its charm. Must see attractions include St. Paul's Cathedral, Changing of the Guard at Buckingham Palace, Windsor Castle, the Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey and Big Ben. Be sure to set aside time to savor high tea complete with the traditional assortment of scones and clotted cream.
  • PARIS - The City Of Light by name; the City Of Romance by experience. Pursue the many quaint little shops, cafes and museums that line the streets. Take in a show at the historic and beautiful Left Bank theater or visit the Paradise Latin, the most French of Paris' cabaret shows. Top it off with a meal of traditionally rich French cuisine followed by a cruise along the River Seine. Don't forget to visit the Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame and the Louvre Museum.

HAWAII:

  • HONOLULU/OAHU , the Gathering Place, Hawaii’s most populated island, is home to the state’s capital, Honolulu and Waikiki. Waikiki Beach is world famous for its shopping, dining and busy Nightlife. Relaxing on any stretch of Waikiki Beach affords you a view of Diamond Head crater.
  • MAUI , the Valley Isle, is Hawaii’s best known destination after Waikiki Beach. Maui boasts beautiful beaches with spectacular beachfront resorts surrounded be some the most beautiful scenery in the world. There is great golf, tennis, water activities, whale watching and much more.
  • HAWAII , The Big Island, is one of the largest and youngest of all the Hawaiian islands. The Big Island offers the greatest variety of terrain: from tropical forest to snow-covered mountains, spectacular fields of orchids and, of course - active volcanoes. Along with this island's spectacular natural attractions, visitors can also fine dining, golfing, skiing, SCUBA diving, hunting, deep sea fishing and more.

BAHAMAS:

  • FREEPORT - Tourists and natives alike can find a little something for everyone along the strip referred to as the International Bazaar. Within its streets you will find market shops, exotics and bargain wares from around the world (usually at a substantial savings from US and Canadian prices, too!). Freeport also boasts some of the finest international cuisine including small French cafes, Old English Pubs, Chinese tearooms, Polynesian style restaurants and more.
  • NASSAU - Centuries old Nassau overlooks a bustling harbor and eclectic Bay Street Shops. Gentle slopes and narrow winding roads add to this historic town's old world charm. Local attractions include fine dining, golf, tennis and of course sailing snorkeling and the usual assortment of aquatic activities.
  • PARADISE ISLAND - Cross the bridge from Nassau to Paradise Island and experience the grandeur and excitement of a glittering international resort and casino hub. Hotels are exquisite, generously spaces and set amid acres of perfectly manicured gardens. Hotels are linked by winding roads meandering through a tropical forest, shady riding trails and biking, hiking and jogging trails. Paradise Island Shopping Village provides a delightful assortment of boutiques and restaurants in addition to the exclusive Bay Street Shops.

CARIBBEAN:

  • ST. THOMAS, U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS: Step off the plane in St. Thomas, most populous of the three islands which make up the United States Virgin Islands, and you know you're in a consumer society where bigger is better. Charlotte Amalie, the bustling capital, pulsates with legendary duty-free shopping and by far the most active nightlife in the area. Magen's Cove is truly one of the world's greatest beaches and plan to spend at least a day in the natural beauty of the nearby island, St. Johns.
  • SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO: Puerto Rico boasts acres of golf courses and tennis courts and hundreds of beaches with every imaginable watersport. In San Juan's sophisticated Condado and Isla Verde areas this island has glittering hotels, flashy, Las Vegas style shows; casinos; and frenetic discos. It has the ambiance of the Old World in the seven square block area of the old city and in its quiet colonial towns. Its natural attractions lie out in the countryside, including the extraordinary 29,000-acre El Yunque rain forest with 100-foot high trees and dramatic mountain ranges.

JAMAICA:

  • OCHO RIOS - Wander through picturesque little villages, explore mysterious and history laden caves, and make the trek to the top of 600 foot high Dunn's River Falls. Perhaps the less adventurous of you would enjoy a visit to Shaw Park Botanical Gardens, or simply relaxing in luxury with an exotic island punch in hand, or lying on creamy white sand that you've visited only in your dreams.
  • NEGRIL - Experience the relaxed, laid back culture of Negril. Enjoy the unspoiled, untamed and uninhibited attitude that abounds there. With white sand beaches that extend to secluded pools, and caves that beckon to be explored, you won't run out of things to do. More structured activities include a tour of the nearby Appleton Rum Factory or the "Haunted" Rose Hall great House. Enjoy fine dining on fresh-caught local sea food, and afterwards, dance until dawn to calypso music.
  • MONTEGO BAY - A popular vacation paradise for more than 65 years, Montego Bay continues to please with something for everyone. Whether it's sunbathing, shopping, golf, tennis or watersports - Montego Bay has it all.

CANADA:

  • MONTREAL: Montreal, the Paris of North America, was founded be French explorers more than 350 years ago. It is among the oldest cities on the Continent and its history is a rich backdrop to its vibrant multi-cultural life. Montreal is a city of art, music and "joie de vivre" and is the largest city in Quebec, as well as the 2nd largest French speaking city in the world.
  • TORONTO: Canada's most populated city enjoys a very culturally diverse population. You can spend afternoons wandering around Toronto visiting the CN Tower, one of the world's tallest, or shopping in Kensington Market for vintage clothing and accessories.

CALIFORNIA:

  • SAN DIEGO: San Diego has a multitude of "must sees" - places having such originality or quality that they have no comparable peer: San Diego Zoo and Wild Animal Park, SeaWorld, the Steven Birch Aquarium at Scripps - La Jolla. For visitors looking for a window into the history and spirituality of the region, San Diego's Missions await with classic Spanish Architecture and beautiful grounds.
  • SAN FRANCISCO: The City by the Bay offers so many sites and experiences that it's hard to choose which ones to take in. Must do's include a visit to Fisherman's Wharf, a journey to the wine country and a romantic ride on a cable car. Oh, and don't forget to visit California's own Boudin Bakery for a loaf of freshly-baked sourdough bread.

FLORIDA:

  • MIAMI: Everywhere you look Miami is bursting with color: pink flamingos, vivid art deco architecture, dreamy sunrises and brilliant sunsets. A visit to South Beach provides insight into the diverse culture found in Miami. By day, a buzzing Mecca for sun worshippers - by night, a frenzied celebration of life. Lined with Latin dance clubs and special interest gatherings, the streets come alive after dark. Also, don't miss a chance to stroll through Coconut Grave and visit its quaint little shops, boutiques and restaurants. Miami is now a bustling multi-cultural metropolis sandwiched between the Atlantic Ocean and the Everglades National Park.
  • FORT LAUDERDALE: Lauderdale has world renowned beaches and shopping galore as well as the unexpected treat of downtown Venetian-style canals. Take a water taxi ride to view the waterfront mansions throughout America's Venice. Visit one of the many local orange groves or Butterfly World, a spectacular walk through an ecosystem of breath-taking butterflies and colorful hummingbirds. With its abundant year-round sunshine Ft. Lauderdale is one of the most popular vacation destinations in the US.
  • ORLANDO: Orlando is the world's most popular playground for both adults and children. The star attraction is still Mickey Mouse and friends in Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom, Universal Studios, Epcot, Church Street Station, Sea World, MGM Studios and the new Animal Kingdom are the major focus of the Orlando experience. There is enough glamor, night life and shopping here to rejuvenate even the most exhausted parent or tourist.

MEXICO:

  • ACAPULCO: A world class resort with a variety of glistening gold and white sand beaches. Area attractions include bullfighting, catamaran cruises, tennis, golf, windsurfing, sport fishing, snorkeling and horseback riding. Must sees include a visit to Fort San Diego dating back to the early 1600's when the city was forced to defend itself from pirates, and the famous La Quebrada where cliff divers tempt fate by diving more than 100 feet into the narrow cove below.
  • CANCUN: The tropical breeze that greets you when you arrive at Cancun is as warm as its people. Cancun boasts some of the most spectacular beaches and clear water of the world. Bright and exciting, Cancun's days and nights are alive with shopping, international cuisine, discos and ecological adventures. Paradise can be found in Cancun's, water, sun and attractions.
  • PUERTO VALLARTA: An authentic old world community of cobblestone streets and modest whitewashed houses with red tiled roofs. The charm continues as you wind your way through more than five acres of shops, gardens, cafes and cultural attractions. Surrounded by majestic mountains with many miles of beach and secluded coves, Puerto Vallarta offers a multitude of attractions such as hunting, fishing, parasailing, scuba diving tennis and golf.

NEVADA:

  • LAS VEGAS: Las Vegas is entertainment. The biggest names and the biggest variety - 24 hours a day. MUSIC, MAGIC, COMEDY, SHOWGIRLS, you name it and you can find it in Las Vegas. Get your fill of glittering lights and never-ending nights! ARMANI, GUCCI, NEIMAN MARCUS, VERSACE - the shopping is as good as the night life and world class cuisine. All you need to enjoy Vegas is plenty of money and a second wind.
  • RENO: Nevada's Reno/Tahoe territory has all the making for a terrific vacation: snow-capped mountains, the crystalline waters of LAKE TAHOE, rolling expanses of white pine and fir trees, historic mining towns, Native American culture, and of course - gaming and casino resorts featuring the highest quality of fine entertainment & fine cuisine.

THE HISTORIC EAST COAST:

  • BALTIMORE: Baltimore's Inner Harbor serves as the city's centerpiece. More than 250 eateries and shops fill the two glass-enclosed pavilions of Harborplace. Other unique city attractions include museums of Baltimore city life, American Visionary Arts, Great Blacks in wax and Port Discovery.
  • BOSTON: The Cradle of American Independence, and New England's largest city, is more than 360 years old, far older than the republic its citizens helped to create. Boston Common, the oldest public park in the United States, is the largest and undoubtedly the most famous town commons.
  • NEW YORK CITY: Whatever you're looking for in a big-city vacation, you'll find it in the Big Apple. The city that never sleeps, todays New York City is known around the world for its distinctive skyline, its first-rate museums and performing arts companies and its status as capital of finance, fashion, art, publishing broadcasting, theater and advertising.
  • PHILADELPHIA: Philadelphia was the first planned city, a community designed before it was occupied, and a city with five parks within a short walk of every compass point. The City of Brotherly Love is easily navigable with streets laid out in grid patter north to south and east to west Philly.
  • WASHINGTON DC: Washington, the District of Columbia, was founded in 1791 as the world's first planned national capital. The capital's attractions are more than just government, visitors find parks and gardens and the many museums of the Smithsonian Institute.
  • THIS OFFER ALSO INCLUDES A COMPLIMENTARY 3-DAY/2-NIGHT BONUS VACATION - $250 VALUE: Winners also receive our complimentary 3-day/2-night bonus Vacation Voucher. This offers deluxe accommodations at your choice of more than three dozen fabulous resort destinations: Orlando/DisneyWorld, Las Vegas, Maui, Branson, Hilton Head Island, Palm springs, San Francisco, Lake Tahoe, New Orleans, Cabo San Lucas, Cancun & many more. It is our way of saying, “Thanks for your business.” Your extra Voucher may be used as a personal vacation for yourself or as a WONDERFUL GIFT OF TRAVEL for an anniversary, birthday, graduation, wedding or other occasion for someone special.


IF YOU'RE WONDERING, HOW WE ARE ABLE TO OFFER YOU SUCH INCREDIBLE TRAVEL BARGAINS & EVEN INCLUDE BONUS VACATIONS, HERE'S WHY. We are simply selling empty seats on airlines, empty cabins on cruise ships and empty rooms & suites in hotels which usually operate at 60% to 70% occupancy, except for peak season. Airlines, cruise ships, hotels and resorts prefer to subsidize a traveler because they earn revenue from the activities in which travelers partake while at their resorts (food, drinks, gambling, etc.). Resorts, hotels, cruise ships, and airlines prefer to make some money, and to get a tax write-off, rather than totally lose money on empty accommodations.

FAQ’s (Frequently Asked Questions)

How does this FREE AIRFARE offer work?
Our Free Airfare Vouchers entitle the holder to two (2) round-trip coach-class airline tickets to any almost any destination having a major airport, when you purchase 7 to 14 nights of hotel accommodations at regular published rates through our booking agency. You may select your destination and depart from most major continental USA airports. To receive your FREE airline tickets to Continental USA & Canadian destinations requires purchase of a 7-night hotel stay, whereas Hawaii, Alaska, Mexico & overseas destinations require purchase of a 14-night hotel stay.

What other costs are involved?
Once you receive your Airfare Voucher, there are no further charges unless you opt to use it. To make reservations, you must send the reservation form to the travel agency as directed. To redeem the voucher requires a $20 processing fee and you will be sent a Reservation Request Form. The fee is a processing/postage fee sent to the clearinghouse, which ships your Reservation Request Form. A minimum stay at a participating hotel/resort is required. Other than that you are responsible for such travel costs such as food, beverages, entertainment, gratuities, etc; as well as taxes and transportation to and from airport. The travel agency, which sends your airline tickets, may request a good-faith deposit of $25 which is applied to the cost of your hotel.

How can we do this?
The travel agency takes advantage of volume and incentive discounts for hotel & airfare. They then combine the discounts thus providing you with a complete travel package for no more than the regular price of a hotel stay.

Will I be paying an inflated hotel room rate?

NO! Double Occupancy is required, and you will pay only their standard, published rack rates. One room must be booked for the minimum number of nights to qualify for two roundtrip coach class airline tickets

Will I be required to listen to any sales pitches?
ABSOLUTELY NOT! This is NO timeshare involvement. There are NO required presentations, sales pitches, or anything of the sort!

Which hotels are available for me?
We use only the best quality hotels and condos such as HYATT, MARRIOTT, SHERATON, MARC, CLARION, etc. for this offer.

How much do the rooms cost?
Hotel rates usually depend upon resort location, time of week/month/year and other seasonal factors. Superior quality rooms usually average $150 per night and overseas travel may be more. As you know, hotels are constantly changing their rates throughout the year, but we use standard published rates. The bottomline is that you will pay a NON-inflated hotel rate and your airline tickets will be FREE! Tax not included.

Do I have to stay in participating hotels or can I choose my own?
Will I have a choice of hotel? In most cases you are required to use one of our participating hotels. However, if you would like to stay at other hotels, the travel agency will do its very best to assist you. NOTE: Few customers ever choose to stay elsewhere. When you make your reservation, the agency will tell you which hotels are available to choose.

Do I have to fly out of a certain airport?
You may depart from the major Continental US Airport in your area, or any other major US Airport of your choice.

Do I have to fly stand-by or take a red-eye flight?
NO! You will receive a standard airline ticket, unless you request a red-eye flight!

Is there any time I may not use this voucher?
While there are no scheduled blackout dates, holiday travel can be extremely difficult to arrange and may require a surcharge. Please note that major holidays should be booked months in advance to assure available space. This voucher can be used ANY TIME until Dec. 2005!

May I use my own travel agent?
The travel agency which issues this voucher must be used to book the flight and hotel reservations. You are free to make reservations for rental cars, tours, etc. on your own; however, the travel agencies qualified representatives will be more than happy to assist you. They will answer any questions you may have, as well as give you helpful travel hints and arrange extra night stays, tours or any other travel needs that you may have.

May I use the Airfare Vouchers as business promotions, incentives or employee benefits?
YES! These make terrific business promotional tools. Many of our clients purchase large quantities of these voucher to give away to their clients and employees.

May I give my Airfare Vouchers away if I can not use them myself?
YES! Prior to registration these vouchers are FULLY TRANSFERABLE & make GREAT GIFTS!

PACKAGES ARE PRICED INDIVIDUALLY (PER ADULT); DOUBLE OCCUPANCY IS REQUIRED, SO PURCHASE MUST BE IN INCREMENTS OF TWO. You will be contacted within 72 hours of purchase pending credit approval. Packages are SOLD NON-REFUNDABLE, BUT ARE TRANSFERABLE BEFORE ACTIVATION and may be used for some lucky recipient as a wonderful GIFT OF TRAVEL.

Plus 3 bonus items! Half Price Travel for Life, Unlimited Bonus Vacations and Half Price on Cruises

 

Special Voucher Price (per adult): $49.50
(double occupancy required)

 

 
   Thrifty Travel is proud to offer you the same travel deals uBid customers have been enjoying for years.