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Book your summer getaway and save £200 with Celebrity Cruises
Plan your 2017 summer holiday in advance and discover the beautiful cities of Rome, Palma de Mallorca and Barcelona all in one holiday. Take advantage of the luxury on-board facilities while saving £200. Celebrity Cruises guests will also receive a free classic drinks package on bookings made by the end of February.
Join Celebrity Cruises’ Celebrity Constellation on a 10-night Riviera and Mediterranean fly/cruise from £1,789 per person (based on two people sharing an Ocean View stateroom).
Price includes £200 saving, free classic drinks package for two people, return flights from London Gatwick, transfers and a 10-night cruise departing from Rome (Civitavecchia, Italy) and calling at Florence/Pisa (Italy), Portofino (Italy), Nice (France), Provence (France), Sete (France), Ibiza (Spain) for an overnight stay, Palma de Mallorca (Spain), Valencia (Spain) and Barcelona (Spain) before your flight home; meals and entertainment on board the ship and all relevant cruise taxes/fees.
Price is based on 24 June 2017 departure. Book before end of February 2017 to take advantage of a host of offers on selected cruise holidays in Europe and Abu Dhabi.
More ‘Crystal Clear Choices’ for travellers in 2017 & 2018 during ‘Wave Season’
Just in time for the 2017 “Wave Season” – the most common time for cruise bookings due to the diverse selection of value added offers – Crystal Cruises is offering more choices than ever to its guests.
Based on the growing popularity of its ‘Crystal Clear Choices’ promotion, Crystal has added more than a dozen 2018 sailings to the line-up of voyages included. Now, with a new booking deadline of 31st March 2017, nearly six dozen worldwide journeys aboard Crystal Symphony, Crystal Serenity, Crystal Esprit and Crystal Mozart allow travellers to explore virtually anywhere with significant added value. Crystal Clear Choices presents two exclusive incentives adding more value to the all-inclusive Crystal Experience: cruise fare savings of up to £637 per person or shipboard credit of up to $1,250 per person.
The promotion applies to a diverse selection of Crystal’s acclaimed travel experiences, most notably including Crystal Serenity’s second Northwest Passage expedition in August and South America World Cruise segments through April. Newly added 2018 sailings explore Australia, South Pacific, Panama Canal and Caribbean aboard Crystal Symphony; and Southeast Asia, India and Western Europe aboard Crystal Serenity.
Also included are voyages in 2018 for Crystal Symphony’s Northern and Western Europe itineraries and Crystal Serenity’s Pacific Coast, Mexican Riviera, Alaska and New England/Canada voyages, as well as Crystal Esprit’s boutique yacht voyages in the Seychelles and elegant Danube River sailings round-trip from Vienna aboard the award-winning Crystal Mozart.
Silversea tempts trade partners with silver tickets.
This month Silversea tempts agents with sweet treats and even sweeter prizes with a new incentive. During the month of January, Silversea’s Regional Sales Managers will be out in force distributing 3,000 chocolate bars, with one in six bars winning a prize.
The 500 prizes on offer include bottles of Prosecco, Bvlgari Eau Thé Vert gift sets, Swarovski crystal fabric wrap bracelets, Silversea Expeditions h2go water bottles, Silver Muse Moleskine notebooks, £20 John Lewis vouchers and more.
Connie Georgiou, Silversea’s head of trade sales and partnerships UK and Ireland said,
“This will be an exciting year for Silversea, with the launch of Silver Muse, the refurbishment of Silver Cloud, and the commencement of fantastic new itineraries,
“We’re thrilled to kick off 2017 with the Silver Ticket incentive, which will surprise and delight our valued trade partners,”
To find out if they are a lucky winner, agents simply need to peel open their chocolate bar. Prize winners can email Silversea by 28 February 2017 in order to claim their prize.
The competition is open to agents in the UK and Ireland. Prizes are non-transferable with no cash alternative.
Oceania Cruises launches discover the best of Europe wave campaign
Oceania Cruises has launched Discover the Best of Europe, a new promotion for the 2017 Wave Season.
Oceania is offering $250 shipboard credit per stateroom and 50% deposits to customers who book a 2017 European cruise between 1st January and 31st March 2017. The offer is combinable with groups and their current, hugely popular, OLife Choice promotion where guests receive free airfare, free unlimited internet and a choice of free shore excursions, a free beverage package, or free shipboard credit.
The offer applies to five of Oceania Cruises’ luxurious ships – Insignia, Marina, Nautica, Riviera and Sirena – amounting to 106 culturally rich and diverse 2017 European sailings for guests to choose from. Ports of call include Reykjavik, Iceland in Northern Europe; St Petersburg, Russia in the Baltic Sea; and Monte Carlo, Monaco in the Mediterranean.
“We are delighted to offer our guests even more value with $250 shipboard credit and half price deposits, in addition to the benefits that our acclaimed OLife Choice offer already affords – I am sure it will prove a very powerful selling tool for our travel agent partners” said Bernard Carter, senior vice president and managing director EMEA, Oceania Cruises.
“The additional shipboard credit means that guests can enhance their holiday experience with an indulgent onboard spa treatment, enjoy shore excursions or appreciate the elegant casual onboard ambiance with a few extra cocktails in one of the lavish bars or lounges.”