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Journeying by Rail through Switzerland – #travel

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Journeying by Rail through Switzerland is the destination. Hop aboard the GoldenPass Tour to take in the jaw-dropping beauty of chalet-filled villages and pastoral valleys, pristine lakes, and sky-piercing mountain peaks – from über-modern, panoramic cars or elegant, Belle Epoque carriages. Enjoy Swiss hospitality in both Lucerne and Interlaken on the Tops of Switzerland; extend your travels with a night in Montreux. Or ascend to new heights on the Swiss Rail Adventure, which combines journeys aboard the William Tell Express, Bernina Express, and Glacier Express. Travel in first-class comfort through tunnels, over viaducts and along snowcapped mountaintops – with overnights in Lucerne, Italy-inspired Lugano, chic St. Moritz, and “car-free” Zermatt.

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How To Plan Ahead For Your Vacation

9-12 months to go
START PLANNING

Your travel advisor can help with accommodation options and the best dates to travel. For involved trips such as Antarctic expeditions and African safaris, and anywhere in the Caribbean over the holidays, booking early – right around a year in advance – is essential. If you’re interested in expedited customs clearance via the Global Entry program, get the application process started about a year out as well.

5-8 months to go
BOOK THE BASICS

Secure flights, hotels, and required visas, and confirm that your passport is good to go: For many countries, it’s invalid if it expires within six months of your return.

2-4 months to go
NAIL DOWN DETAILS

Work with your advisor to map out an itinerary, make restaurant reservations, and book tours. Pay attention to logistics, like the fact that many museums in Europe are closed on Mondays or Tuesdays.

1 month to go
DON’T FORGET THE ANIMALS

Arrange for a sitter to look after your pets, or make a boarding reservation. (Or find a pet-friendly hotel.)

1-2 weeks to go
START PACKING

Leave time to pick up last-minute items, such as adapters and travel-size products.

1-3 days to go
PREP FOR TRANSIT

Set travel alerts on your credit cards, sign up for airline notifications, and download movies, e-books, and apps for your flight.

2 hours to go-
ARRIVE AT THE AIRPORT

… with time to spare (and shop).

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Kids Stay Free at Club Med

KIDS STAY FREE!

Take advantage of the best deal for families: book a family vacation with round-trip flight from Los Angeles and kids 15 and under stay for free!
– Kids up to 15 years old stay for free*
– Summer departures until August 18, 2012.
– And all the benefits of an all-inclusive resort
New non-stop air service departing LAX to Ixtapa Pacific/Zihuatanejo (ZIH). For connecting flights please contact us at 1-888-WEB CLUB.

Outbound : Departure at 10:30 AM from LAX and arrival at 4:30 PM in ZIH
Inbound : Departure at 5:30 PM from ZIH and arrival at 7:30 PM in LAX

Terms and conditions :

*Maximum 2 free children 15 years old and under. Must ve booked in same room with adults only. Offer is available for a limited time only, subject to capacity control and may increase at any time. varies based on actual date of departure and is not combinable with any other offer. Price valid for select departures until 8/18/2012 based on 7-night stay – round trip flights are not included in the price.

Holiday restrictions and other blackout dates apply. Promotion may be withdrawn at any time and is subject to capacity restrictions. Club Med membership fees of $60 per adult and $30 per child are additional. Other restrictions apply, including brochure terms and cancellation/change fees. Not responsible for errors or omissions. Void where prohibited or restricted by law. For information on baggage fees, refer to clubmed.us. CST#: 2020955-50.

Late Summer Offer – Save Up To 30% on Rooms at Select Walt Disney World Resort Hotels

Save up to 30% at select Walt Disney World® Resort hotels during the late summer period. Book through Aug. 14, 2012, for stays most nights Aug. 15 – Sept. 29, 2012.

For example, you can stay in a standard room at Disney’s All-Star Sports Resort starting at just $70 per night, plus tax, for most Sunday through Thursday nights Aug. 15 – Sept. 27, 2012. That’s a savings of 20%!

Just add Theme Park tickets to take advantage of all the late summer fun.

To book, please contact your local Travel Professional and ask for Late Summer Offer.

* The number of rooms allocated for these offers is limited. Length of stay requirements may apply. Savings based on the non-discounted price for the same room. Additional per adult charges apply if more than two adults per room. Excludes suites and 3-bedroom villas and is not valid at Disney’s Art of Animation Resort. No group rates or other discounts apply.

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