<![CDATA[savvyTravel Group™ - Blog]]>Sat, 06 Feb 2016 09:46:10 -0800EditMySite<![CDATA[Coffee, Comforts, Critters, and Conservation a la Disney, Starbucks!]]>Wed, 24 Jun 2015 14:37:25 GMThttp://savtrav.weebly.com/blog/coffee-comforts-critters-and-conservation-a-la-disney-starbucksYou can now enjoy Starbucks beverages at Creature Comforts at Disney’s Animal Kingdom! 


This location reflects the theming of the park with African design elements and will support conservation efforts – a portion of the sale of each Starbucks Flat White Latte will benefit animal conservation programs.
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Photo Credit: Disney Travel Professionals, 2015

And speaking of the, inimitable, style of Disney...

Adventures by Disney, sailing with AmaWaterways, has just announced its newest way to travel – family river cruising along the Danube! These 8-day/7-night, active vacations – to 8 destinations in Germany, Austria, Slovakia and Hungary – are Adventures by Disney-exclusive sailings with AmaWaterways, a leader in luxury river cruising. Watch this video to learn more!

When you're ready to book, simply contact your authorized Disney Travel Professional, SavvyTravelGroup, at 877.529.0587 (Toll-Free), Option #3 for assistance!


Get a Sneak Peek:

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<![CDATA[ONE-WEEK-ONLY-SALE (Cunard Cruises)]]>Mon, 23 Jun 2014 21:00:20 GMThttp://savtrav.weebly.com/blog/one-week-only-sale-cunard-cruisesBook your 2014/2015 Sail by 6/30/14 and you'll receive up to a $300.00 ON-BOARD CREDIT--- PER STATEROOM, and the deposit for the second passenger is WAIVED!
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<![CDATA[Key West & The Florida Keys!  You KNOW you WANT to!]]>Fri, 02 May 2014 23:19:31 GMThttp://savtrav.weebly.com/blog/key-west-the-florida-keys-you-know-you-want-to

Have you ever considered a visit to Key West?  Well this travel company was formed in Key West, and we have more than a decade of experience specializing in tourism to the island!  We were called "Conch Republic Concierge" back then.

Let one of our vacation experts show you the "insider's" Key West and the Florida Keys! Have experiences that truly convey the "conched-out", laid-back, tropical, paradise vibe, and sensations customized just for you!  We even have a team on the island to make certain that your every desire is handled personally during the duration of your visit!

Private islands, 4-Star resorts, Condos, Apartments, Villas, hotels...  Deep-Sea or head boat fishing charters, SNUBA, private sunset cruises on the Gulf of Mexico--- it's all available on these jewels of the American Caribbean!

When you're ready to book your escape, or just have questions,  just click the chat support box at the bottom right of any of our website pages, or pick up the telephone for your free, no-obligation consultation!  We've got you covered.


savvyTravel Group
"Everyone deserves a best friend in the travel business!"™
Call us, toll-free, 877.529.0587, Option 3 for assistance.


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<![CDATA[Two new Star Wars character dining experiences are coming to Disney’s Hollywood Studios! ]]>Tue, 01 Apr 2014 18:21:02 GMThttp://savtrav.weebly.com/blog/two-new-star-wars-character-dining-experiences-are-coming-to-disneys-hollywood-studiosTwo new Star Wars character dining experiences are coming to Disney’s Hollywood Studios! Guests may encounter Darth Vader and other film characters at “Star Wars Dine-In Galactic Breakfast” at Sci-Fi Dine-In Theater or meet famous Disney pals dressed as their favorite Star Wars characters for “Jedi Mickey’s Star Wars Dine at Hollywood & Vine.” Both experiences will be offered daily from May 4 – June 15, 2014.
VIA SavvyTravelGroup:
Just call 877.529.0587, Option 2, Toll-Free for details and, authorized, Disney Travel Advisor assistance!
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<![CDATA[LAST MINUTE CRUISE DEAL!!!  7-Day Eastern Caribbean, Round-trip Miami]]>Tue, 01 Apr 2014 17:59:42 GMThttp://savtrav.weebly.com/blog/last-minute-cruise-deal-7-day-eastern-caribbean-round-trip-miami

We know it's April 1st!  But THIS is no prank!
7-Day Eastern Caribbean, Round-trip Miami - Inaugural Season
April 5, 2014 - April 12, 2014
The Caribbean's Newest Ship
SHIP:  The Norwegian Getaway
Starting From $519 USD Avg Per Person


savvyTravel Group™:  
Call 877.529.0587, Option #2, 
to speak with a Travel Advisor for information and assistance today!

We know it's April 1st!  But THIS is no prank!

Spend a week on their newest ship, Norwegian Getaway, as you sail through the islands of the Eastern Caribbean. Depart from sunny Miami to make your way to the beaches of St. Maarten, then on to the coral reefs of St. Thomas. Or go exploring in a 4x4 vehicle when you arrive in Nassau. Whatever you choose, there's no wrong way to relax and let loose on this vacation.  We can handle it ALL!   Air, Ground, Transfers, Excursions... just call one of our Travel Advisors today!

Itinerary
Sat: Miami (EMBARK)--- 4:00 pm
Sun: At Sea------
Mon: At Sea------
Tue: Philipsburg, St. Maarten 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wed: St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thu: At Sea------
Fri: Nassau, Bahamas 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Sat: Miami (DISEMBARK)  8:00 am---

Please Note: 
  • Disembarkation usually begins 2 hours after docking.
  • Due to security reasons, all guests must be on board 2 hours before sailing.
  • Itineraries are subject to change at any time without notice.
  • Check your specific sailing for exact departure and arrival times. All times are local to the port.

Terms and Conditions

Fares shown are in U.S. dollars and are per person, based on double occupancy or as per the number of guests selected. Government taxes, fees, port expenses, and fuel supplement (where applicable) are additional. NCL reserves the right to charge a fuel supplement without prior notice should the closing price of West Texas Intermediate Fuel increase above $65 per barrel on the NYMEX (New York Mercantile Exchange Index). In the event a fuel supplement is charged, NCL will have sole discretion to apply the supplementary charge to both existing and new bookings, regardless of whether such bookings have been paid in full. Such supplementary charges are not included in the cruise fare. The fuel supplement charge will not exceed $10.00 per passenger per day. Prices are based on availability and subject to change.
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<![CDATA[EXCLUSIVE:  "PICK YOUR PERK" On Celebrity Cruises!  4 Offers!]]>Mon, 23 Sep 2013 18:07:28 GMThttp://savtrav.weebly.com/blog/exclusive-pick-your-perk-on-celebrity-cruises-4-offers

"PICK YOUR PERK!"

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Good afternoon! 

PICK YOUR PERK, on Celebrity Cruise Line!!

Choose from 4 exciting offers below on select sailings departing November 2013 through December 2014 in Alaska, Bermuda, Europe, the Pacific Coast or the Caribbean.


Contact Your savvyTravel Group Travel Advisor Today & 
Pick Your Perk - & Start Cruising Today!


877.529.0587 (Toll-Free), 
and choose Option #2 for assistance!


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<![CDATA[TSA Expands PreCheck to Sixty Additional Airports]]>Fri, 06 Sep 2013 19:51:22 GMThttp://savtrav.weebly.com/blog/tsa-expands-precheck-to-sixty-additional-airports
By Matt Alderton
SuccessfulMeetings.com
September 5, 2013

"The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) plans to expand its express security checkpoint program — TSA PreCheck — to 60 new U.S. airports by the end of the year, bringing the total number of airports with TSA PreCheck to 100, it announced yesterday.

“As TSA continues to move away from a one-size-fits-all approach to transportation security, we are looking for more opportunities to provide the most effective security in the most efficient way possible,” TSA Administrator John S. Pistole said in a statement. “Expanding TSA PreCheck to more locations enables many more passengers across the country to experience expedited screening. 

"For a complete list of participating airports — which will be updated piecemeal with the 60 new airports as each location becomes active — visit www.tsa.gov."

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<![CDATA[One of the best testimonials for savvyTravel Group™.  EVER!]]>Tue, 23 Jul 2013 18:08:33 GMThttp://savtrav.weebly.com/blog/one-of-the-best-testimonials-for-savvytravel-group-everWHOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOA!!!!!!!!!!!!

Remember the Dallas client with the change of plans, emergency FAVOR from friends, and last minute adjustments this past weekend?  Well THIS e-Mail just came from them a few moments ago!!!!  HOLY TESTIMONIAL, Batman!!!!!!!

"Dear Marcinho,

I am writing this note to thank you for planning and pulling off the best time that *****, *** and me have had in very a long time. You gave us so many choices of good things to do and places to go. I was so happy seeing my family(and me) having so much fun. Everything was fabulous. It was amazing how every detail was laid out and so convenient. I am usually tired and grouchy on vacations. Not this time!!! All I had to do was get there and enjoy myself like everyone else (and boy did I ever).
  
First of all the hotel was accommodations and personnel were great!. The beds were so comfortable we enjoyed just sleeping in (until 10:00 o'clock). The location was a perfect hub for all of the rest of our activities. The Aquarium was soooooooooooooooo impressive. Lots of variety and photo opts. We took videos of the ceremonial dance, and *** took pictures with the Mayan Indian Ceremonial Dancers. The disc golf courses were excellent and I met some guys who had actually played in ********* and had nice recollections of times they spent on the courses here.
 
Marcinho, you were so intuitive as to what venues would meet and satisfy the interests of the whole group, as well as each of us individually. We all got to do things that we really enjoyed.  I love the music, food, aquarium, and golfing. *** flipped out over Sushi World, The Aquarium and "Fly". ***** loved the restaurant, shopping, the aquarium, the musical (" Fly"),  and joining friends for the Demonstration March in Dallas (she got little sunburn but our Aloe Vera plant leaves are taking care of that).

Oh, I almost forgot, it was amazing how you were able to alter the original dinner plan and still get that dozen of beautiful yellow roses placed in another location (from restaurant to hotel) to surprise my wife and make a very special moment for us all, one we'll never forget. My wife was so very happy (that made a nice picture too). When we changed plans , I had no idea that so many things and details had to be changed and rerouted. 

If I had planned and made the arrangements for that occasion, I would have said a few inappropriate things to myself, thrown my hands up, and sulked for the rest of the time, which would probably have ruined everything to follow for me. You handled it all with such grace and professionalism and saved that very special moment. I am a firm believer that you have special powers in perceiving the desires of your clients and the expertise, resourcefulness, and personal care that can.........MAKE IT HAPPEN!!!!!!!!!!!!

With our heartfelt thanks and appreciation,
*****, ****** and *****"

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*SNIFF*!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

It was my pleasure to be of service!  You're all VERY welcome, indeed!  <3
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<![CDATA[ALL-INCLUSIVE Luxury Cruise Line Strengthens Fleet with 738 PAX Newbuild]]>Thu, 11 Jul 2013 19:08:36 GMThttp://savtrav.weebly.com/blog/luxury-cruise-line-strengthens-fleet-with-738-pax-newbuild

CRUISE INDUSTRY NEWS!

One of the industry's leading, All-Inclusive, luxury, cruise lines, REGENT SEVEN SEAS gets it right!  They have also ordered their first new vessel in some time.  It will accommodate only 738 passengers, creating an intimate seafaring voyage at the height of luxury!

The ships of Regent Seven Seas Cruises offer voyages of exploration and discovery to more than 300 ports on all seven continents. Their luxury vessels are designed for guests numbering in the hundreds rather than the thousands. The ambiance on board is personal, individual, accommodating - "upscale but not uptight." All ships share certain distinctions in accommodations, service, dining and amenities that elevate them to the lofty vantage point of their enviable six stars.

 
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REGENT SEVEN SEAS CRUISES FARES INCLUDE*...
  • 2-for-1 Fares
  • Additional Bonus Savings of up to $15,000 Per Suite
  • FREE Roundtrip Air*
  • FREE Roundtrip Business Class Air* in Penthouse Suites and Higher on Select Voyages
  • FREE Unlimited Shore Excursions
  • FREE 1-Night Pre-Cruise Luxury Hotel Package*
  • FREE Pre-Paid Gratuities
  • FREE Unlimited Beverages Including Fine Wines and Premium Spirits
  • FREE Open Bars and Lounges PLUS In-Suite Mini-bar Replenished Daily
  • FREE Ground Transfers
  • FREE 24-hour Room Service and NO Charge for Specialty Restaurants
  • Elegant Casual Dress Code - Formal and Semi-Formal Attire Optional on Sailings of 16 Nights or Longer
  • Welcome Bottle of Champagne
  • Up to four gourmet restaurants including the iconic steakhouse Prime 7, plus haute French cuisine at Signatures, Continental dining at Compass Rose, casual indoor and outdoor dining at La Veranda, our new Tuscan-inspired evening restaurant Sette Mari at La Veranda and the al fresco Pool Grill
  • In-Suite Dining, Served Course-By-Course During Restaurant Hours
  • Butler Service in Penthouse Suites and Higher, Included iPad® in Suite, iPod®Docking Station and Complimentary In-Suite Mini-Bar Setup
  • Fitness Programs, Sauna and Steam Rooms in the Spa
  • Onboard Activities Including Expert Guest Lectures, Theatre Performance and Day-Time Entertainment
  • Interactive Flat Screen Television in Each Suite With Extensive Media Library and Complimentary Movies-On-Demand

*Terms & Conditions. Free onboard activities excludes spa treatments, boutique items, casino, laundry, telephone, internet connection access and other personal items.

Want to enjoy a cruise wherein you do NOT have to reach into your pocket for a key card every five minutes?  Want free wine and spirits in intimate accommodations at sea? Want, UNLIMITED, FREE, shore excursions?  Free Luxury Hotel night?

Ask a savvyTravel Group™ Cruise Advisor about the ways that 
Regent is a perfect cruise host for you and your party!

Whenever you have a travel question,

 just call on your authorized savvyTravel™ Travel Advisors and travel experts!  
It's free of charge!  Be pampered with savvyTravel™! 

   "Be stress and worry-free! Be Savvy!" 
     Just Call: 877-529-0587, and press "2" to be transferred!

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<![CDATA[Celebrate Marriage Equality with OLIVIA!  For Only $89 per Person, per Mo.]]>Wed, 03 Jul 2013 20:46:05 GMThttp://savtrav.weebly.com/blog/celebrate-marriage-equality-with-olivia-for-only-89-per-person-per-moMayan Caribbean Culinary Cruise (November 23-30, 2014)
What an amazing time for marriage equality! 

DOMA was defeated, California lifted its ban and marriages resumed, and LGBT people all over the country celebrated with PRIDE.


We have so many amazing vacations that are perfect for traveling with your partner or your friends.

Start making your travel plans today by calling us at 877.529.0587 or 646.688.4461 and select option 2.  Don’t forget to ask about our convenient payment plans. Be sure to mention MARRIAGE EQUALITY when you call.

Terms & Conditions

*Price is per person based on Early Bird pricing on double occupancy and is valid only on new reservations for Olivia travelers. The $89/month per person price point is inclusive of a $1,099 per person cabin fare plus $399 NDAs and $250 deposit, and reflects a free monthly payment plan for 14 months with last payment in September 2014 on our Mayan Caribbean Culinary Cruise (November 23-30, 2014). This offer is valid only on new bookings made through Olivia by 5PM PDT on Friday, July 12, 2013. This offer expires when allotment is filled, and Olivia, at its sole discretion, may expire this offer at any time without notice. Price does not include airfare, insurance, optional excursions, incidentals or other personal expenses. Offer has no cash value. Please call 877.529.0587 or 646.688.4461 and select option 2 for additional information, details and restrictions.

savvyTravel Group™ Olivia ID is: OL956053
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