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Special Offer USA to Europe from $349 Round-Trip – Silvija Travel Tips

Fly non-stop to Europe from NYC, Boston, DC, and Chicago, and make travel your New Year’s resolution. Fares include gate-to-gate Wi-Fi access, personal in-flight entertainment, and all taxes & fees.

TRAVEL PERIOD: JANUARY 14th – MARCH 8th, 2018

ECONOMY LIGHT SPECIALS
Economy Light only includes hand luggage.

NEW YORK CITY BOSTON WASHINGTON DC CHICAGO
Copenhagen 349 349 479
Stockholm 349 379 499
Oslo 349 349 499 549
Helsinki 449 379 499
Glasgow 549 569 549 569
Amsterdam 399 449 399 449
London 449 449 549 579
Paris 499 449 449 449
Frankfurt 499 449 449

SALES PERIOD: December 14th – December 17th, 2017

Don´t forget to visit www.icelandair.us/flights and look out for specials.

What can you do during a STOPOVER in Iceland?

Wind-down with a few hours in the ethereal waters of the Blue Lagoon. Take a day tour to the famous Golden Circle, go whale watching or enjoy the Icelandic countryside under the midnight sun during the summer months or the northern lights beginning in mid-September, or simply explore Iceland’s bustling, yet cozy capital city of Reykjavik. There’s plenty of options to book with the tours & add-ons available from Icelandair. Plus, be sure to check out the hotel and car hire rates available throughout Iceland, from economy-size cars to vehicles with room for the whole family.

* Fares quoted are round-trip including all taxes and fees, based on availability, and on sale until supplies last.

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Click&Go holiday deals, including 5* Algarve sun €299pp January 2018 – Silvija Travel Tips

 Some great holiday deals from Click&Go this week, including 5* Algarve sun from just €299pp in January 2018.

5* Algarve Sun from €299pp in January 2018

From €299pp for the 5 star Real Marina Hotel & Spa. Price is per person based on 2 adults sharing for travel in January 2018.

Price includes:

  • 7 nights in the 5 star Real Marina Hotel & Spa, Olhao, The Algarve
  • Double Standard room on a bed & breakfast basis
  • Direct Aer Lingus flights from Dublin to Faro
  • Airport Transfers
  • Airport taxes & charges

Link to offer: www.clickandgo.com/Deal

5* City break to Rome from €279pp in January 2018

From €279pp for the 5 star Navona Palace Residenze di Charme. Price is per person based on 2 adults sharing for travel in January 2018.

Price includes:

  • 3 nights in the 3 star Navona Palace Residenze di Charme, Rome, Italy
  • Suite on a room only basis
  • Direct Aer Lingus flights from Dublin to Rome
  • Airport taxes & charges
  • Link to offer: www.clickandgo.com/DEAL

4* Croatia in April 2018 from €479pp including breakfast and dinner

From €479pp for the 4 star Kornati Hotel.  Price is per person based on 2 adults sharing in April 2018.

Price includes:

  • 7 nights in the 4 star Kornati Hotel, Biograd na Moru, Zadar Coast, Croatia
  • Superior Room Sea View on a Half Board basis
  • Direct flights from Dublin to Zadar
  • Airport transfers
  • Airport taxes & charges
  • Link to offer: www.clickandgo.com/DEAL

4* Winter sun in Lanzarote in January 2018 from €369pp

From €369pp for the 4 star Sands Beach Resort. Price is per person based on 2 adults sharing for travel in January 2018.

Price includes:

  • 7 nights in the 4 star Sands Beach Resort, Costa Teguise, Lanzarote
  • Studio apartment on a self catering basis
  • Direct Aer Lingus flights from Dublin to Lanzarote
  • Airport Transfers
  • Airport taxes & charges
  • Link to offer: hwww.clickandgo.com/DEAL

Visit www.clickandgo.com today or call (01) 539 7777 to talk to one of our experienced reservation agents today.

* Prices are ‘from’ prices, based on select departure dates from Dublin. Price includes return flights, specified accommodation and airport taxes and charges where stated. Prices are per person, based on 2 adults sharing. Prices for cruises exclude gratuities. Offers are subject to availability. Terms and conditions apply. Prices exclude check-in luggage unless stated. Click&Go is fully licensed & bonded by the Commission for Aviation Regulation T.A 0700.

Click&Go is Ireland’s fastest growing online travel company. They are a one-stop online travel shop making it quick and easy for you to book the holiday you want.  Click&Go are holiday partners with Aer Lingus.  Click&Go are the home of the €1 holiday deposit – book now and pay later with Ireland’s only genuine €1 deposit for holidays.

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Christmas in Manchester – Silvija Travel Tips

Now is the perfect time to start planning your festive break to Manchester. During the winter months the city of Manchester becomes a magical wonderland, full of seasonal smells, sights and sounds. From the bustling Christmas markets where shoppers can indulge in foodie delights or buy one of kind gifts to experiencing an enchanting theatre production.

Book your festive short break to Manchester now.

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Christmas Tax-Free Shopping Break In Philadelphia – Silvija Travel Tips

With the UK high streets becoming increasingly busy with shoppers on the hunt for the perfect gift, now is the time to escape the Christmas chaos with a well-timed winter shopping break to Philadelphia. The city of Philadelphia is offering a festive selection of shopping experiences for travellers this winter, including browsing the outdoor market stalls at the 10th annual Christmas Village in the recently re-opened LOVE Park and tax-free shopping at the festively decorated Macy’s. Or travellers looking for carols, cocoa and roasted chestnuts on fairy-lit streets can explore the quaint neighbourhood of Chestnut Hill, which will host lively Stag and Doe Shopping Nights throughout December 2017.

Alongside tax-free shopping on clothes and shoes, Philadelphia is also consistently citied as one of the most walkable cities in the US – the perfect combination for a stress-free shopping break. The city is renowned for its excellent shopping districts, including the centrally-located Rittenhouse Row which is brimming with independent shops and national retailers alike. Travellers looking to find a one-off gift for a loved one back home can also find a great selection of vintage and thrifted items in the various boutiques located in the Old City of Philadelphia and those eager to ‘shop until they drop’ should head to the nearby King of Prussia Shopping Center or the Philadelphia Premium Outlets in Limerick, Pennsylvania.

Philadelphia Celebrates The Christmas Village’s 10th Anniversary at LOVE Park
Following an official opening ceremony by the Christkind from Nuremberg on Thanksgiving (23rd November), the city’s recently renovated LOVE Park will be transformed into a winter wonderland with the return of the 10th annual Christmas Village. Inspired by the traditional German Christmas markets, Philadelphia’s very own open-air Christmas Village will play host to more than 80 vendors from across the world until Christmas Eve. From the wooden booths, local and international merchants will sell traditional gifts and treats, including ornaments, toys, jewellery and artwork. Following a browse of the stalls, holidaymakers are invited to warm up with a glass of mulled wine or hot chocolate under twinkling lights, while enjoying the festively-themed and mouth-watering food. Admission to the Christmas Village in Philadelphia is free, with food, drink and shopping available to purchase. For more information, visit www.philachristmas.com

Enjoy the Christmas Light Show and Tax-Free Shopping at Macy’s
Dating back more than half a century, the Christmas Light Show and Wanamaker Organ Concert at Philadelphia’s Market Street Macy’s is not to be missed during a family break in the city. During the show, 10,000 LED lights will create falling snowflakes, dancing ballerinas and reindeer against a four-storey-high velvet curtain in the store’s atrium, all to a soundtrack provided by the largest playable instrument in the world, the Wanamaker Organ. After the show, bargain-hunters can enjoy over 157,000 square feet of shopping space, take a stroll through the store’s wonderland of holiday window displays, or head to the third floor to explore the Dickens Village, which will include over 100 animated figures re-enacting 26 of A Christmas Carol’s most memorable moments. The Christmas Light Show and the Macy’s Dickens Village will run from 24 November – 31 December, excluding Christmas Day. For more information and for store opening hours, visit www.visitmacysusa.com/philadelphia.

Stag and Doe Shopping Nights in Chestnut Hill
Each Wednesday throughout December, Philadelphia’s charming north-western neighbourhood of Chestnut Hill will celebrate the season with Stag and Doe Shopping Nights, one of the areas oldest and most loved holiday traditions. Located just 25 minutes from Center City, travellers visiting the historic district of Chestnut Hill can enjoy extended opening hours of many stores on the festively decorated and tree-lined streets of Germantown Avenue, with many hosting holiday sales and promotions. Along with a chance to purchase unique gifts for loved ones back home, the nights will also provide revellers with live entertainment, seasonal treats, dazzling lights and carollers. For more information on Christmas events in Chestnut Hill, visit www.chestnuthillpa.com/events/holidays-hill-2017.

A package for a last-minute shopping break to Philadelphia includes:

Four-Night Package To Philadelphia From £843 Per Person
America As You Like it is offering a four-night package to Philadelphia from £843 per person. Package includes direct return flights from London Heathrow to Philadelphia with Virgin Atlantic and four nights’ accommodation at the Wyndham Philadelphia Historic District. Price is based on selected departure dates in December 2017 and is based on two people sharing. For more information or to book, call 020 8742 8299 or visit www.americaasyoulikeit.com.

For more information on Philadelphia, visit the Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau’s website, www.discoverPHL.co.uk

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Tips for the perfect American Holidays Road Trip – Silvija Travel Tips

While the USA is home to some of the most famous routes in the world, only a modest number of Irish have actually undertaken an all-American road trip.

A recent survey by American Holidays showed that only 12% of their customers have taken a USA road trip.

Considering how accessible the United States are to Ireland, with more direct flights than ever to cities across the USA, and how iconic some of the road trip routes, such as the Pacific Coast Highway and Route 66, there has never been a better time to take the ultimate road trip.

To inspire Irish travellers to undertake a road trip for their next adventure, American Holidays have put together these tips for planning the ultimate road trip experience.

Get inspired – If you can’t decide which route you want to take, give the new Road Trip Recommender tool from American Holidays a test drive. Unique to American Holidays, this tool gives you tips from the already existing itineraries worked up by the experts or helps you put together your own tailor made trip.

Plot your route – The last thing you want is to get to the end of your route and realise that you missed something amazing along the way. Talk to the experts beforehand to make sure you have a comprehensive list of what to see en route.

Don’t forget your drivers license – Try to have more than one qualified driver on board. There is so much to see along the routes with such stunning scenery that it’s only fair – not to mention safer – to share the driving and allow everyone equal time to take it all in.

Why not start planning your own Route 66 adventure today? The newly launched Road Trip Recommender tool – unique to American Holidays – lets you plan the perfect road trip itinerary to suit you.

Take a Route 66 Fly/Drive from only €1999pp
Price includes: Return flights ex. Dublin, 15 nights’ accommodation in selected hotels, compact car rental with fully inclusive insurance, taxes and charges.
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Call American Holidays to book on +353 01 673 3804 or call into their office just off Grafton Street – 18- 19 Duke Street, Dublin 2 where the expert staff will help you plan your holiday of a lifetime.

For more information visit www.americanholidays.com

Information provided by TravelMedia.ie

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