ALEX’S ADVENTURES/A THREE MERMAID TRAVEL SERVICE
TO HOST CRUISE NIGHT DURING OCTOBER’S
‘NATIONAL CRUISE VACATION WEEK’
KING OF PRUSSIA, Pennsylvania, (Date) – From October 17 to 23, 2011 Alex Totokotsopoulos of Alex’s Adventures/A Three Mermaid Travel Service will join thousands of cruise-selling travel agents for National Cruise Vacation Week, an exciting new event designed to showcase the incredible choice, diversity and value of cruise vacations. Travel agencies across North America will team up with 26 member lines of Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) to provide consumers with exceptional offers and information on cruise vacations through such activities as Cruise Nights, online “Virtual” events, cocktail parties, luncheons and an ocean full of other cruise-themed activities – for a complete week!
National Cruise Vacation Week is the successor to World’s Largest Cruise Night, which, for the last six years, generated millions of dollars each year in new cruise bookings as thousands of vacationers took advantage of special value offers and other incentives to cruise. Last year, almost 5,000 agencies participated, generating over 41,000 bookings.
Local residents can get a taste of life at sea and take advantage of never-seen-before cruise vacation prices when Alex’s Adventures/A Three Mermaid Travel Service hosts Cruise Night on Thursday, October 20, 2011 at Fabio & Danny’s Station Cafe at 7:00p.m. Highlights of the event include: (List special features, such as guest speakers, door prizes, cruise line representatives, etc.). To help cruisers and potential cruisers get a real feel for the cruise industry and its offerings, trained travel professionals will be on hand to give expert advice and assist with cruise planning.
National Cruise Vacation Week (NCVW) is the highlight of October’s National Cruise Vacation Month, the once-a-year period during which travel agencies across North America sponsor unique events and promotions all focused on cruising – the most enjoyable, satisfying and value-oriented vacation option available in today’s marketplace.
Alex’s Adventures/A Three Mermaid Travel Service is a member of CLIA. CLIA’s 26 member lines represent over 97% of the cruise berths marketed in North America. According to CLIA statistics, the wide majority of travelers book cruises through travel agencies, and for good reason: agents excel at finding the perfect cruise to match their clients’ vacation needs, lifestyle and budget. CLIA’s certified cruise counselors are the cruise industry’s premier professionals, providing the best service and value for your vacation dollar.
CRUISE NIGHT SPECIALS SNEAK PREVIEW
Celebrity’s Offer for
CLIA National Cruise Vacation Week
This year, CLIA will launch a new one-week promotion – National Cruise Vacation Week – “The World’s Largest Cruise Sale” this fall. For this promotion, Celebrity Cruises will be offering up to a $150 onboard credit per stateroom for 4-night or longer cruises sailing January 2012 through April 2013.
Onboard Credit per stateroom
$50 | Inside, Ocean View
$100 | Veranda
$150 | Concierge Class, AquaClass®, Suite
The offer will be available October 17 – 23, 2011. and applies to new individual bookings only. Offer does not include Celebrity Xpedition® Galapagos and Celebrity Eclipse® Europe sailings. Bookings canceled after the sale is announced and rebooked during the sale will not qualify. This offer is subject to change.
Save up to $1,000 per couple on 2012 European river cruise vacations.*
*Book a select 2012 European Avalon Waterways River Cruise air-inclusive vacation to receive the $500 off per person offer. Select Europe Cruise/land-only bookings are eligible for the $250 off per person offer. Booking must be made, under deposit, and discount applied before October 11, 2011, for travel through December 31, 2012. Offers not valid with one-another or any other offer other than Journeys Club member coupon. Applies to new 2012 bookings only, and offer will not be applied to pre-existing bookings. Offer reliant on space availability. Full cancellation penalties will apply. Additional restrictions may apply.
Save $2,000 per couple on select 2012 air-inclusive European river cruise vacations.*
Select departures only.
Burgundy & Provence
Departing March 25, April 2, and July 23, 2012
Paris to Normandy’s Landing Beaches
March 27, July 24, and August 28, 2012
Tulip Time Cruise
Departing March 31, 2012
Departing June 23 and August 5, 2012
Blue Danube to the Black Sea
Departing April 4 and July 21, 2012
Black Sea Discovery
Departing April 14 and June 2, 2012
The Blue Danube Discovery
Departing April 16, May 21, July 9, August 6, October 15, and October 26, 2012
The Legendary Danube
Departing July 1, July 15, and October 21, 2012
Departing June 3, July 29, August 12, and October 21, 2012
The Upper Rhine to the City of Music
Departing August 3 and October 12, 2012
Departing August 14 and October 23, 2012
*Book a select 2012 Europe Avalon Waterways vacation during a National Cruise Vacation Week (NCVW) virtual or in-agency event to receive $1,000 off per person on the cruise/land only price. Offer available on select dates of select cruises listed above. Royal and Avalon Suites excluded. Booking must be made, under deposit, and discount applied between October 12 and November 29, 2011 for travel at select times in 2012. Applies to new 2012 bookings only, and offer will not be applied to pre-existing bookings. Offer reliant on space availability and may be withdrawn at any time. Not combinable with any other offer other than Journeys Club repeat traveler benefit. Full cancellation penalties will apply. Additional restrictions may apply.
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Onboard Credit Offer
Receive $50 onboard credit per stateroom on a 4- or 5-night Bahamian cruise aboard Disney Magic®, April 20 – May 18, 2012
Must book between October 17 – November 17, 2011
4-night Bahamian cruises April 30 – May 14, 2012
5-night Bahamian cruises April 20 – May 18, 2012