It Really is OK to Spend $$$ on Holiday Travel Instead of Buying More Things!

If buying more “stuff” just doesn’t appeal to you anymore, consider investing in creating memorable travel experiences.  It really is OK, if not, a pretty cool choice to-do family holiday travel instead of spending more money on more “things”,….yet again for another Holiday Season!

It’s not too late for 2017 Holiday Travel planning, but if it is too late for you and your family to travel during this upcoming Holiday season, consider booking your family’s 2018 Holiday Travel NOW.

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Nickelodeon Resort in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

With playfully luxurious suites, 10 Gourmet Inclusive restaurants & bars and the super-silly Nickelodeon Place, Nickelodeon Hotels & Resorts Punta Cana gives kids, and parents a holiday vacation they’ll never forget.

 

Unforgettable family memories happen at Beaches during the Holidays too! Your perfect Holiday getaway awaits you at Beaches all-inclusive Resorts in Jamaica and Turks and Caicos. Play on pristine, white–sand beaches caressed by crystal-clear seas. Spend your family’s holiday vacation in luxurious rooms and suites. Enjoy a whole array of incredibly exciting and fun activities for kids of every age. Truly, Beaches Luxury Included® vacation package deals in Jamaica and Turks & Caicos promise unforgettable family fun beneath the Caribbean sun.

 

All New Holiday Celebrations at Universal Orlando Resorts Begin November 18th!!

 

Universal Orlando™ is unwrapping a new resort-wide celebration that will elevate your holiday season and all the beloved favorites are back, too. Experience Christmas in The Wizarding World as Hogsmeade™ and Diagon Alley™ are transformed by festive decorations and special entertainment. Watch the live retelling of Dr. Seuss’s classic holiday tale starring The Grinch™ as the Grinchmas Who-liday Spectacular returns. Merry and Mayhem combine as the Minions join Santa Claus in the all-new Universal’s Holiday Parade featuring Macy’s along with characters from Madagascar and Shrek. Celebrate the season like never before at Universal Orlando Resort. There’s never been a holiday like this. Find your Universal Resorts and Parks’ Vacation Package here at Funjet Vacations!

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Can’t travel during the 2017 holidays? Well, you can still give the Gift of Travel this Holiday Season! It’s the perfect time to make plans for travel in 2018 and makes for a fantastic gift!

Disney-Aulani

Happening now through May 9, 2018, you can save 30% off Ocean & Partial Ocean Views, and 25% off Standard, Island Garden & Poolside Views at Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa for travel dates April 9, 2018 through June 7, 2018.

Also, you can even save up to 25% on 4 consecutive night stays, with 25% off Ocean & Partial Ocean Views, and 20% off Standard, Island Garden & Poolside Views. As an added Bonus, book this offer at TLC Travels’ Tours & Cruises before Jan. 10, 2018, and receive a $150/stay Resort Credit. **Cannot be combined with other discounts or promotions. Advance reservations required. Other restrictions apply.**

Cruise Lovers have many choices to select from for a Holiday Celebration at Sea!!

RCI Holiday Savings

Most major cruise lines’ have fantastic offers like this one from Royal Caribbean to help get you and your family/friends sailing for the Holidays:

  • BOGO50 — 50% off second guest.
  • KIDS SAIL FOR LESS — 25% off third and fourth guests.
  • DECK THE HOLIDAYS — Score up to $150 to spend at sea on holiday sailings when booked by 12/8/2017:   2017-18 Holiday Sailings departing December 19, 2017 through December 31, 2017 and December 18, 2018 through December 31, 2018. Offer excludes China departures. 
  • EARLY BOOKING BONUS — Enjoy up to $100 extra on sailings booked 6+ months in advance through RCI’s Non-Refundable Deposit program.

 

Ready to book your travel reservations? Contact TLC Travels’ Tours & Cruises to coordinate, book and manage your memorable Holiday travel experience for 2017 and 2018 today!!

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See Where Amtrak Can Take You With Their Upgrade Flash Sale!

It’s Back! The Amtrak Flash Sale Begins TODAY, November 8th!
Back by popular demand for one last time, upgrade to a private sleeping room for just $99 per person*.
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THE FLASH SALE BOOKING SALE IS FOR 10 DAYS ONLY:
Book Your Amtrak Reservations Wednesday 11/8 through Friday 11/17/2017.
  • Upgrade special is per person based on double occupancy for the Roomette Sleeping Accommodation only.
  • Upgrade offer only valid on U.S. rail vacations onboard Amtrak.
  • Upgrade offer is valid on new 2018 departure bookings only.
  • Rail vacation package must consist of 3 components – rail, accommodation, and sightseeing.
Other exclusions and restrictions may apply. **Lounge access based on departure station location and availability. Not valid on the Auto Train.
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What You Get With An Upgrade:
 Private Sleeping Room With A View
 Fresh Linens & Towels
 All Meals Included
 Priority Boarding
 Train Station Lounge Access**
Contact Tina at TLC Travels’ Tours & Cruises for your Amtrak Vacations Reservations!

Ready, Set, Panama Canal Cruise Sail NOW!

Looking for a last-minute trip to book? Well, Princess Cruises’ 10-Day, October 31st Caribbean Princess sailing to the Panama Canal is the trip to-do and cabins are still available for booking!

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Visit Colombia, Costa Rica, Panama, Grand Cayman and Princess Cays private island in the Bahamas all on one exciting, last-minute Cruise Vacation !!

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Just quoted: $694 per person on this Princess Cruises sailing from Ft. Lauderdale in less than 2 weeks!!  Two Guests sharing an interior cabin comes to approximately $1k per person with Taxes/Port Fees included!

Contact us for reservations #ASAP as there are only a few cabins left at this low rate!!

 TLC Travels’ Tours & Cruises !!

*Rates, Special Offers and Availability are always subject to change prior to booking.

 

New York City to Washington DC via Niagara Falls 8-Day Cosmos Tours

2018 Globus Family Vacations Now Available – Book Early!

Book Cosmos 8 Day Tour from New York City here

Make the dream of a 2018 vacation a reality today. Book this active pace trip and lock in a price for a 2018 vacation. Please note that 2018 departures are subject to itinerary and price modification, but by booking and depositing today, you will lock in your price. Land Tour package price is starting from $1,504pp based on double occupancy.


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Historic sites, thrilling cities, and awe-inspiring scenery…these are the perfect words to describe this East Coast tour featuring New York City, Niagara Falls, Philadelphia, and Washington DC. You’ll spend two nights each in New York City, Niagara Falls, and the Washington DC area, and an overnight in Philadelphia. You’ll also visit Corning, New York, once voted Most Fun Small Town in America.

On this affordable vacation, sightseeing or an orientation tour is included in each city. In New York City, see the major attractions, including Broadway, Wall Street, the Empire State Building, and more. In Philadelphia, see the historic landmarks. In Washington DC, visit Arlington National Cemetery, where John and Robert Kennedy are laid to rest; the Lincoln and National WWII Memorials; and the Washington Monument. Also enjoy photo stops at Capitol Hill and the White House.

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This East Coast tour also features gorgeous scenery. Enjoy drives through the picturesque Poconos and through the beautiful Appalachian Mountains into the Susquehanna River Valley. But that’s not all…wait until you witness breathtaking Niagara Falls! Be sure to have your camera ready as you enjoy a sightseeing cruise past the world-famous falls. During your free time in Niagara Falls, perhaps visit the Butterfly Conservatory, Great Gorge Adventure, or Botanical Gardens, or ride the aerial cable car.

From the bustling cities to the majestic scenery, this East Coast tour is a great vacation for savvy travelers. You’re sure to arrive home with plenty of stories and photos to share.

 

Check Cosmos 2018 Dates and Book Your 8 Day Tour from New York City to Washington DC here

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Book early and save $50 per person on 2018 Cosmos Europe, North or South America, and Africa vacation.*

 

Cosmos is a travel company that is a part of the Globus family of brands, which provides travelers with unparalleled vacation experiences, full of personal discovery and insider knowledge for more than 85 years.

Contact us for more information and reservations assistance at TLC Travels’ Tours & Cruises!

Make it a REGAL New Year 2018 Celebration with Princess Cruises!

Contact us to make your reservations NOW to sail on the Regal Princess Cruise ship to celebrate bringing in the New Year 2018!

Get excited about making plans to close this year with a blast! Imagine spending the last day of 2017, New Year’s eve, exploring St. Thomas U.S.V.I.  and waking the next day to celebrate the 1st day of the New Year 2018 on the Caribbean island of Dominica!

We still have cabins available on this Cruise!! Book with us ASAP during Princess Cruises sale with a low #ReducedDeposit of $100pp ($200p/cabin) before this Holiday sailing sells out!! Full final payments are due on or before October 1, 2017.  This is a limited-time offer!!   TLC Travels’ Tours & Cruises !! 

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Princess Cruises’ 10-Day/6-Port Southern Caribbean Medley is as follows:

12/28/2017 – Thu: Ft. Lauderdale, FL – Departure
12/29 – Fri: Princess Cays (Private Bahama Island)
12/30 – Sat: Fun Day At Sea
12/31 – Sun: St. Thomas, U.S.V.I. – NEW YEAR’s EVE
January 1 – Monday: Dominica – HAPPY NEW YEAR 2018!
1/2 -Tues: Grenada
1/3 – Wed: Bonaire, Caribbean Netherlands
1/4 – Thu: Williamstad, Curacao
1/5 – Fri: Fun Day At Sea
1/6 – Sat: Fun Day At Sea
1/7/2018 – Sunday: Ft. Lauderdale, FL – 6:00AM Return

During Princess Cruises’ “Red, White and Blue” sale, rates are starting from $1499 per person, based on double occupancy in an Interior/Inside Category cabin. Taxes/Fees = $125 per person. Onboard Gratuities = $103.60pp

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Prices, special offers, and availability are always subject to change prior to booking with the required deposit payment.

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Each day, a world of exciting activities awaits, from cooking demonstrations to dance classes, trivia contests and a range of enrichment programs, including Princess’ Encounters with Discovery at SEA™ speaker series from experts who offer insights into the places you’ll visit.
Discovery at SEA™ Programs
Festivals of the World
The Piazza
Shops of Princess
Art Gallery & Auctions
Photo & Video Gallery
Platinum Photography Studio
Freshwater Pools & Hot Tubs
Sports Court (basketball, volleyball, tennis)
Princess Links (putting course)

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Seafood lovers will have one more thing to look forward to… the Crab Shack on Regal Princess!! You won’t want to miss this full crab shack experience. An intriguing bistro option housed within the Horizon Court buffet, Crab Shack diners can savor Bayou-style boiled crawfish and spicy sausage, popcorn shrimp, steaming clam chowder and a tantalizing mixed steamer pot filled with snow crab, jumbo shrimp, clams and mussels!!   **Cover charge applies.

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Princess Cays Private Island

Within 24 hours of your departure you will get to experience Princess’ exclusive port of call, Princess Cays, where you’ll enjoy a private beach party on the island of Eleuthera in the Bahamas. 100-miles long and only 2-miles wide, Eleuthera offers unspoiled beaches. This private resort at Princess Cays is situated on more than 40 acres and features over a half-mile of white-sand shoreline, all at the southern tip of the island. The resort boasts outstanding amenities while carefully preserving this natural paradise. Take in the views from the observation tower.

 

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Enjoy a complimentary beach barbecue. Sip a cool drink or browse the shops and the local craft market. All of Princess Cays’ facilities are linked by walkways. Recreational activities abound. Enjoy volleyball and a full range of water sports, or simply relax on the beach.

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On January 1, 2018, the Regal Princess cruise ship is scheduled to dock at Dominica, “The Nature Island” which should not be confused with the island of the Dominican Republic. This is what you can look forward to enjoying on the first day of the new year 2018.

Watch: Health and Wellness on The Nature Island of Dominica

Contact us ASAP to reserve your cabin on this Holiday sailing before it sells out!! TLC Travels’ Tours & Cruises !!

Remember, the savvy traveler books with a #TravelAgent Pro when they #Plan2GO!!

 

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Plan to say “Happy New Year 2018” from the Isand of Dominica!

 

Carnival Cruises and Offers Not to be Missed!

Make plans with us NOW to sail on one of Carnival’s newest ships, Carnival Vista and/or Carnival Horizon! We also have Carnival Journeys special cruise sailing from Charleston, SC  on Carnival Ecstasy available too.  With Reduced Deposit offers, Free Onboard Spending Credits and Carnival’s new “EasyPay” interest-free in 3-Installments, payment plan option, makes booking your dream Carnival Cruise a much more convenient to-do! Contact us at TLC Travels’ Tours and Cruises for reservations and additional information on the following cruise trips:

Carnival Vista:

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Pre-Mother’s Day – May 5, 2018 : 8-Night Southern Caribbean Cruise Itinerary:

5/5 – Sat: Miami, FL – Departure – 4:00PM
5/6 – Sun: Fun Day At Sea
5/7 – Mon: Grand Turk, Turks and Caicos – 7:00AM to 2:00PM
5/8 – Tue: La Romana, Dominican Republic – 9:30AM to 4:30PM
5/9 – Wed: Curacao – 1:30PM to 10:30PM
5/10 – Thu: Aruba – 8:00AM to 4:00PM
5/11 – Fri: Fun Day At Sea
5/12 – Sat: Fun Day At Sea
5/13 – Sun: Miami, FL – Return – 8:00AM (MOTHER’S DAY)

Rates are starting from $829 per person, based on double occupancy in an Interior/Inside Category cabin. ~ Taxes and Fees = $119.75 per person ~ Onboard Gratuities: $103.60pp
You will also have the option of following our budget-friendly monthly payment plan with final payment due on or before 2/1/2018.

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Mother’s Day – May 13, 2018 : 6-Night Western Caribbean Cruise Itinerary:

5/13 – Sunday Mother’s Day: Miami, FL – Departure – 4:00PM
5/14 – Mon: Fun Day At Sea
5/15 – Tue: Ocho Rios, Jamaica – 8:00AM to 4:00PM
5/16 – Wed: Grand Cayman – 8:00AM to 4:00PM
5/17 – Thur: Cozumel, Mexico – 10:00AM to 6:00PM
5/18 – Fri: Fun Day At Sea
5/19 – Sat: Miami, FL – Return – 8:00AM

Rates are starting from $579 per person, based on double occupancy in an Interior/Inside Category cabin. ~ Taxes and Fees = $120.25 per person ~ Onboard Gratuities: $78pp
Follow our budget-friendly monthly payment plan with final payment due on or before 2/13/2018.

Carnival Horizon:

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Make plans now to explore #Europe as the cruise world anxiously anticipates Carnival Horizon’s arrival. Carnival Cruise Lines’ newest ship is scheduled to make her debut in 2018 beginning with a short series of European Voyages before heading to the U.S. to begin a Bermuda and Caribbean voyages from New York and Miami!

If you’ve been dreaming of cruising Europe, now is the time to get planning started and we have the perfect 2018 itinerary for you to book with us at TLC Travels’ Tours & Cruises: Sailing roundtrip from Barcelona, Spain on Carnival Horizon:

4/2: Mon – Barcelona, Spain – Departure 5:00pm
4/3: Tue – Fun Day at Sea
4/4: Wed – LIVORNO (FLORENCE & PISA) 7:00am – 8:00pm
4/5: Thur – ROME (CIVITAVECCHIA) 7:00am – 8:00pm
4/6: Fri – NAPLES (CAPRI & POMPEII) 7:00am – 7:00pm
4/7: Sat – Fun Day at Sea
4/8: Sun – DUBROVNIK 7:00am – 5:00pm
4/9: Mon – CORFU 7:00am – 4:00pm
4/10: Tues – MESSINA (SICILY) 9:00am – 6:00pm
4/11: Wed – MALTA 7:00am – 7:00pm
4/12: Thur – Fun Day at Sea
4/13: Fri – CAGLIARI (SARDINIA) 8:00am – 6:00pm
4/14: Sat – Fun Day at Sea
4/15: Sun – Barcelona, Spain – Return 6:00am

Rates for this 13-Day sailing on the new Carnival Horizon are starting from $1279 per person based on double occupancy in an Interior stateroom.
Port Taxes and Fees = $94.66pp
Onboard Gratuities = $168.35pp.

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Also available for booking at TLC Travels’ Tours and Cruises; departing from Charleston, South Carolina:

Carnival Ecstasy:

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The Cruise port of Charleston, SC is the perfect departure venue for 1st time cruisers, Seniors and/or anyone in North and South Carolina as well as the U.S. State of Georgia who is looking to experience more of what the Caribbean has to offer.

Carnival Journeys cruises are a limited series of special longer sailings that Carnival Cruise Line has created to amaze its Cruise guests.  Cruisers can look forward to experiencing unique destinations, local entertainment and authentic eats on this 12-day cruise journey.  Get excited about unpacking once with the opportunity to explore multiple luscious Caribbean islands.
The Carnival Ecstasy is scheduled for port stops on Aruba, Curacao, San Juan, St. Maarten and the new private resort island of Amber Cove, D.R.

11/10/2018: Saturday – Charleston, SC – Departure 6:00pm
11/11: Sun – Fun Day at Sea
11/12: Mon – Fun Day at Sea
11/13: Tue – Amber Cove (Dominican Republic) 9:00am – 6:00pm
11/14: Wed – Fun Day at Sea
11/15: Thu – ARUBA 9:00am – 10:00pm
11/16: Fri – Curacao 8:00am – 5:00pm
11/17: Sat – Fun Day at Sea
11/18: Sun – ST. Maarten 9:00am – 6:00pm
11/19: Mon – San Juan 8:00am – 5:00pm
11/20: Tue – Fun Day at Sea
11/21: Wed – Fun Day at Sea
11/22/2018: Thursday – Charleston, SC – Return 8:00am

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Cabin prices for this 12-day sailing on Carnival Ecstasy are based on double occupancy rates in an Interior Stateroom and availability at the time of this posting.  Rates are starting from $949 per person. A booking deposit of $400 pp is required to secure your cabin reservation unless booking with a Reduced Deposit offer. Full final payments are due on or before August 1, 2018.  Additional charges include:
Port Taxes and Fees = $137.50pp
Onboard Gratuities = $155.40pp.

We believe the way that you travel is just as important as the destination you are traveling to so we mainly highlight itineraries from newer or refurbished ships. If there is another Carnival Cruise ship sailing that you are interested in, don’t hesitate to contact us.  We will be more than happy to book the Cruise that meets your needs and desires.

As always, rates, special offers and availability are always subject to change prior to booking with the cruise lines’ required reservations deposit payment.

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Book any of these cruises with us during Carnival Cruise Line’s Early Saver Sale which includes a 50% REDUCED DEPOSIT offer by Monday-July 17, 2017!!

As a CLIA (Cruise Lines International Association) Travel Agency/Agent member, TLC Travels’ Tours & Cruises‘ books directly with our major cruise line partners that provide cruise vacations.
When booking your Carnival Cruise reservation, we will offer Carnival’s lowest/best advertised rates, group offers and authorized bonus’ including their Early Saver Rates as long as that cabin category is still available.
Contact us for more information and cruise reservations assistance!

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Long Live Family Vacation Time – TLC Travels’ Weekend Roundup!

You need a Vacation! The kids need a vacation! The entire family needs a vacation together too so here are a few of our travel offers from this past week spotlighting family vacations! Contact us at TLC Travels’ Tours and Cruises for travel planning and reservations assistance with any of the following:

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Kids and Teens Stay FREE All Day, Every Day at Palace Resorts! Find, Quote and Book your family vacation online here with us via Travel Impressions!

Guests of all ages can enjoy the coolest vacay ever! Adults can explore 6 magnificent Family Resorts in Mexico and Jamaica where kids can stay, eat and play for FREE!
Contact us for more travel planning information and reservations assistance!
10 Oceanfront Palace Resorts (Adults-Only and Family Resorts) are located in Ocho Rios, Cancun, Cozumel, Isla Mujeres, Playadel Carmen and Los Cabos ~ #Plan2Travel !! TLC Travels’ Tours & Cruises !!

 

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Summer Vibes Only at Karisma Hotels‘ Azul Fives Resort Mexico!
Book with us at TLC Travels’ Tours & Cruises NOW through 5/31/2017 and save up to 52%. Rates start from $138 pp/pn!! Find more information, including quote and book your vacation package online here!! Make Time For The Best Things in Life, a Family Vacation!! ~ #Plan2Travel

Azul Fives, Resort – Playa del Carmen – Minimum 3-night stay, Seasonal Rates:

  • Starting from $221 pp/pn *Travel Window: 05/01/2017 – 06/30/2017
  • Starting from $181 pp/pn *Travel Window: 07/01/2017 – 08/12/2017
  • Starting from $138 pp/pn *Travel Window: 08/13/2017 – 10/31/2017
  • Starting from $189 pp/pn *Travel Window: 11/01/2017 – 12/22/2017

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It’s Your Summer! It’s Their Summer! It’s Everybody’s Summer Sale at Nickelodeon!! Plan your all-ages family escape with us NOW and save up to 43%!!

Everyone gets the summer they want at Nickelodeon Hotels and Resorts Punta Cana. Enjoy indulgence for all, starting with your choice of Suites, Swim-Up Suites and the famous two-story Pineapple Villa. Bask in selfie-perfect views on soft Caribbean beaches, while the kids run amok at Aqua Nick, Nickelodeon Place, Character Central and more themed hangouts. And it’s all wrapped up in the Karisma Gourmet Inclusive® Luxury Experience, featuring 10 restaurants, two bars, personalized service and all-ages activities.

Have a one-of-a-kind family escape at the first five-star resort of its kind the Caribbean.
Book by May 31, travel by Dec 22, 2017!

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Special Conditions:

  • Two kids free (ages 3-12) when sharing a room with two adults.
  • Not combinable with any other offer
  • Valid for new bookings only
  • Not valid for groups
  • Travel window: MAY 1 – DECEMBER 22, 2017
  • Nights outside the travel window will be charged at applicable rates

 

Disney Family

Step in and explore the enchantment of all things Disney available for booking with us! Whether it’s Disney World in Florida, Disneyland in California, a Disney Cruise and/or visiting 4 unique theme parks all in one magical world of dreams for the whole family, TLC Travels’ Tours & Cruises has everything you need to plan and book your Disney family vacation!

Fall into paradise with amazing savings when you book 4 or more nights at Aulani Resort! Discover this paradise with a touch of magic at this Disney Resort and Spa in Hawaii! There is something for everyone in the family at this award-winning resort and so much is included in your stay!

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Stay More! Save More! Special Offer:

Whether you stay for 4 nights, 5 nights or more, you’ll enjoy family fun and relaxation at Aulani Resort, where it’s easy to extend the celebration of summer into fall—these great offers will make your Aulani Resort stay nothing short of paradise.

Stay 5 or more consecutive nights and save:

  • 30% on Ocean View, Partial Ocean View and Poolside Gardens View Rooms
  • 25% on Standard and Island Gardens View Rooms

Can’t stay for 5 or more nights? You can still save!

Stay 4 or more consecutive nights and save:

  • 25% on Ocean View, Partial Ocean View and Poolside Gardens View Rooms
  • 20% on Standard and Island Gardens View Rooms

This offer is valid for most stays August 20 through December 21, 2017 (excluding November 20-23, 2017). Rooms must be booked by October 24, 2017.

For more Disney Park offers and/or other Disney Destinations including Disney Cruise Line –> CLICK HERE!!

Contact us at TLC Travels’ Tours and Cruises for your family travel planning and reservations assistance!

New Disney Cruise Itineraries for 2018!

Disney has announced their featured lineup of Ports and Itineraries for 2018 all of which are available for booking with us at TLC Travels’ Tours and Cruises!

Disney Europe Cruise

In summer 2018, Disney Cruise Line will sail on new itineraries and to new ports, including first-time visits to destinations in Italy and Ireland. Disney Cruise Line takes Guests on a grand tour of Europe with visits to the Mediterranean, northern Europe, Norway and Iceland. Plus, adventures continue with sailings to Alaska, the Caribbean and the Bahamas.

New sailings from Rome and Barcelona
For the first time, Disney Cruise Line Guests can experience more of the rich culture of Barcelona and inspiring history of Rome in a single cruise. In Rome, Guests can explore the Colosseum, the Trevi Fountain and the Vatican, and sample authentic local cuisine. Barcelona offers beautiful beaches, the market streets of La Rambla, the artistic architecture of Gaudi and the famed Sagrada Família church.

On June 16, 2018, the Disney Magic will sail a seven-night cruise from Barcelona to Civitavecchia (Rome). Ports of call include Marseilles and Villefranche, France; and Genoa (Milan), Livorno (Florence, Pisa) and Naples, Italy.

On June 23, 2018, the Disney Magic will sail a seven-night itinerary from Civitavecchia (Rome) to Barcelona. Ports visited on this cruise are Naples, Livorno (Florence, Pisa) and Genoa (Milan), Italy; and Cannes and Marseilles, France.

First-time visits to Milan, Italy
Disney Cruise Line will call on Genoa, Italy for the first time in 2018, as part of three special sailings from Barcelona and Civitavecchia (Rome). The historic port town of Genoa, located on the Italian Riviera, is a gateway to the beautiful metropolis of Milan and the picturesque locale of Portofino. Milan is a global capital of fashion and design, featuring top-name designer stores, boutiques, open-air markets and art galleries.

A 10-night Mediterranean itinerary sailing from Barcelona on July 7, 2018, calls on Genoa, as well as other popular ports in Italy, France and Spain.

First-time visit to Cork, Ireland and first seven-night British Isles
The Disney Magic will call on Cork, Ireland for the first time as part of a first-ever seven-night British Isles cruise, departing on September 2, 2018. Additional ports visited on this sailing include Dublin, Ireland; Greenock, Scotland; and Liverpool, England. Cork is home to a vibrant culinary scene and a plethora of pubs, shops and cafes. It invites visitors to connect with Ireland’s ancient past, with historic sites like Blarney Castle, where visitors can kiss the famed Blarney Stone.

Throughout the summer, the Disney Magic will continue to tour Europe with engagements in the Baltic, Norwegian fjords, British Isles and the Mediterranean.

Return to Alaska
In 2018, the newly re-imagined Disney Wonder will return to Alaska for the summer season, opening up a world of breathtaking natural vistas, magnificent glaciers and awe-inspiring wildlife. A variety of five-, seven- and nine-night itineraries will depart from Vancouver, Canada, with stops in Juneau, Skagway, Ketchikan, Icy Strait Point and Tracy Arm Fjord.

Southern Caribbean Special Sailing
In 2018, the Disney Fantasy will embark on a special 11-night southern Caribbean itinerary departing June 30, visiting tropical destinations renowned for beautiful sun-kissed beaches, including Aruba, Barbados, Martinique, St. Kitts, Puerto Rico and the Disney private island, Castaway Cay.

Castaway Cay – More Opportunities to Explore Disney’s Exclusive Private Island
Castaway Cay, Disney’s private island in the Bahamas, is consistently a top-rated destination. In 2018, the Disney Dream will sail a series of cruises that include two stops at Castaway Cay so Guests can have twice the fun in the sun and enjoy even more of the pristine island paradise.

Contact us for #Disney Resorts, Parks and Cruise reservations assistance and find more Cruise information here at TLC Travels’ Tours and Cruises!

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Celebrate Oprah’s Year of Adventure on a Holland America Cruise!

To celebrate Oprah’s Year of Adventure, Holland America Line and O, The Oprah Magazine have partnered on an exciting initiative to pair the life-changing, eye-opening WONDER of #TRAVEL with the soulful, inspiring content found in every issue of the magazine. Unifying #TeamOprah’s shared vision, the O, The Oprah Magazine Adventure of Your Life Cruises invites guests to open their minds, change their perspectives, and uncover the potential we all possess.
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You can join Oprah and Holland America on an unforgettable #Cruise adventure this summer to one of the most breathtaking places on earth: #Alaska. Oprah Winfrey and her talent team are currently scheduled to sail and appear on board the ms Eurodam for 2 days during the July 15, 2017 sailing. Oprah Magazine’s Share the Adventure Cruise team has scheduled special events that will take place onboard.  Cruise rates are starting from $1399 per person based on double occupancy in an Interior cabin. Taxes/port fees are an additional $235.41pp.  Oceanview and Suite stateroom categories are still available at higher rates.  Rates, special offers and availability are all subject to change prior to booking with the required payment.
O’S SPECIAL APPEARANCE: A very special presentation by Oprah is set to happen in the Mainstage of ms Eurodam. Space is limited; tickets will be available on a 1st come-get to go basis for booked cruise guests beginning April 11, 2017.
Also, AN EVENING WITH OPRAH: An opportunity to purchase an Exclusive Dinner at the Pinnacle Grill. Space is limited; again, tickets will be available April 11, 2017 for confirmed booked guests.
If you cannot make the Alaska sailing in July, there are currently 4 additional sailings that will include special appearances by O, The Oprah Magazine editors and inspirational thought-leaders and visionaries from the #SuperSoul100. Experience the transformative power of #travel on these select sailings.
**November 29, 2017 – 11-Day Southern #Caribbean Wayfarer roundtrip from Fort Lauderdale on the new ms Koningsdam: Stops on St. Maarten, St. Lucia, St. Thomas, Martinique, Barbados, Half Moon Cay-private island. – Rates start from $1099 per person.
**March 3, 2018 – 7-Day Eastern #Caribbean roundtrip from Fort Lauderdale on ms Nieuw Amsterdam: Stops on Key West, Grand Turk, Dominican Republic, Half Moon Cay: Rates from $799pp
**August 11, 2018 – 7-Day #Alaska roundtrip from Seattle on ms Eurodam: Port stops on Juneau, Glacier Bay, Sitka, Ketchikan, Alaska and Victoria, British Columbia, Canada: Rates starting from $1059pp
**October 28, 2018 – 7-Day Western #Caribbean, ms Nieuw Amsterdam — Will open for booking soon, more info to come later.

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Inspired by #Oprah to live their best life, guests on HAL’s North American departures will enjoy morning meditation, healthy eating tips, travel-friendly fashion advice & O’s Onboard Book Club, starting August 2017.
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Contact us at TLC Travels’ Tours & Cruises for reservations assistance with any of the “Adventure of Your Life” Holland America cruises. For more information on the Alaska Cruise-July 15 or the 11-Day Southern Caribbean November 29, 2017, please click the Events tab on our Facebook page! Let’s GO #TEAMOPRAH !! 😀
**Disclaimer: Holland America Line is not responsible for any changes or non-appearances on the Adventure of Your Life schedule promoted by Oprah’s organization. Also, all rates quoted and availability are subject to change prior to your confirmed booking with the required deposit payment.**

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Journey to Aruba for Aloe, Health, Wellness and Zen!

As a vacation destination that places your well-being at the top of their priority list, Aruba Hotels, Resorts and Spas offer a variety of (Aloe vera) treatments, each presenting the perfect way to relax and rejuvenate.

Indulge in nourishing body wraps, invigorating scrubs, full body massages and beautifying facial treatments, with or without moisturizer aloe. Partake in the spa pleasure of your choice from a unique list of experiences to choose from.

Consider taking a journey to Aruba for Health and Wellness anytime throughout the year, and especially in June for Aloe Wellness Month!

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You can start your summer off in June with a unique and holistic wellness program hosted by the One happy island. Aruba offers the perfect backdrop to revitalize your mind, body and soul with special hotel deals and exclusive on-property activities.

Recharge with invigorating yoga, tai chi or Pilates, or explore the island with off-property adventures such as organized beach walks and captivating Caribbean nature hikes.

Pick up a skill or two by attending local dance and art classes or indulge your senses by booking a relaxing aloe treatment at some of the best spas in Aruba! Situated in lush tropical surroundings, surrender to full body treatments that include Shiatsu, Swedish Massage, Hydrotherapy, Aromatherapy and nourishing Wraps.

Watch Your Shortcut to Happiness.. ARUBA!

Your boutique hotel or amazing resort, complete with authentic dining and vibrant nightlife, is the base for your Aruba Health and Wellness experience.  The following sample rates are per person, based on double occupancy for a 4-nights stay in June:

  • Hilton Aruba Caribbean Resort: $503 per person
  • Manchebo Beach Resort: $546 per person
  • Divi Phoenix Resort: $526 per person
  • Brickell Bay (Adults-Only) Boutique Hotel – $366 per person

Air/Resort package rates are also available and vary depending on departure city.

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With natural calming attributes in place to make you feel perfectly Zen; Aruba’s warm waters, constant sunshine and tropical temperatures with cooling trade winds will lift your spirits no matter what you choose to do or when you decide to go.

Get ready to unplug, unwind, relax and rejuvenate by booking one of many exclusive Aloe Wellness Month offers with us NOW!! Contact us for more information! All rates quoted are subject to change prior to booking with deposit payment.

TLC Travels’ Tours & Cruises! Just ask for Tina! 😀