We got the chance to check out the New York Times Travel Show this past weekend. Practically every country’s tourist board, cruise, and hotel chains were represented.
Plus, they are building a private island in the Bahamas. Denise from MSC gave us some info:
@msccruisesofficial has a private island opening in the Bahamas in December 2017! Looks amazing. Denise from MSC gives us the scoop. #instagood #video #nyttravelshow #familytravel #jetsetbabies #cruisin #cruiselife #igers #igtravel #igaddict #travel #bahamas #instagram
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The Italian Days Food Experience:
Their objective is to help their new passionate Foodie Friends to better understand, enjoy and even purchase the most outstanding and authentic Italian gourmet products such as – Parmiggiano Reggiano D.O.P – the King of Cheese, Aceto Balsamico Tradizionale di Modena D.O.P – Traditional Balsamic Vinegar of Modena, Prosciutto di Modena D.O.P. – Cured Ham, Truffle, Gelato, and also the many various Organic wines. is run by a young and dynamic Foodie-staff who are aware of changes in the market and ready to select the best offerings for our guests with food factory visit and on line shop of finest Italian products by ALESSANDRO’S SELECTION. Alessandro is the owner and creator of both Italian Days Food Experiences and ALESSANDRO’S SELECTION our brand for a selection of the finest Italian food that you can find in our on line store. www.alessandroselection.com
Crystal Springs Resort, NJ:
Winter is here, it’s time to enjoy the season! Stay at either Grand Cascades Lodge or Minerals Hotel on a Friday & Saturday night, and receive your stay for Thursday or Sunday FREE! – See more at: https://www.crystalgolfresort.com/discover/packages/winter-packages/#sthash.KKoDp1We.dpuf
There’s still one more day of the NY Times Travel show.
Day Pass – $20
Children 18 & under – FREE
Visitors to The New York Times Travel Show can also take advantage of exclusive prizes and giveaways, as well as special on-site offers, compliments of the show’s many exhibitors.
ADVENTURE TO AFRICA: BOOTH 767
- TWO FREE NIGHTS on Luxury 10 Day Tanzania Migration Safari, Ngorongoro Crater and Tarangire National Park. Save US$1,165.-ppe how
SAVE 15% on Sensational South Africa 8 Day Escorted Tour & Safari from US$ 1,998 pp, double
ADVENTURE CANADA: BOOTH 649
Save 50% on select Adventure Canada 2016 Expeditions! These once in a lifetime adventures cannot be found anywhere else! Booking must be complete by the 15th of Jan.
AFFORDABLE ASIA: BOOTH 244
“Win up to $500 towards any trip with Affordable Asia! Visit booth 244 for complementary gifts, travel discounts, and more!”
ALLIANZ GLOBAL ASSISTANCE: BOOTH 726
Visit their booth and enter a chance to win up to $2,500 for your ultimate bucket list trip. *Terms/Exclusions apply. Visit allianztravelinsurance.com/nyt for official rules.
ANTHONY’S KEY RESORT: BOOTH 410
GET TWO FOR ONE SAVINGS AT ROATAN’S #1 DESTINATION- DIVE PACKAGE STARTING AT $1,312!
AMAP HUMAN DEVELOPMENT NGO – TATON.travel: BOOTH 572
Join us in Booth 572 for a chance to win a bottle of fine American cognac — the only cognac that Winston Churchill would drink.
AQUA-ASTON HOSPITALITY: BOOTH 873
We will be offering 15% off best available rates at all of our properties in Hawaii, Guam, Las Vegas, Lake Tahoe and Orlando. Drop by booth #873 to enter to win a 3 night stay at the Aston Waikiki Beach Hotel.
ART OF LIVING – SHANKARA AYURVEDA SPA: BOOTH 1031
Prize Giveaway: Come by the Shankara Ayurveda Spa table and enter to win a personal cleanse with ancient treatments, a personal consultation and specialized cleansing diet in the Blue Ridge Mountains.
ARENA HOTEL: BOOTH 457
Prize Giveaways: Enjoy your trip to Rio de Janeiro in one of their hotels Arena Copacabana Hotel and Arena Ipanema.
3 nights stay for two (2) in Arena Copacabana Hotel
According to our availability.
AWARD MAGIC: BOOTH 636
- TWO FREE AWARD BOOKINGS! Enter at our booth (#636) for your chance to win one of two free award bookings. Your miles have value – let us do the work!
- 15% off all award bookings submitted between January 8th and January 11th. Come by the Award Magic booth (#636) to receive your special promotional code!
Make up to 15% on flights booked with your clients’ miles! Visit the Award Magic booth (#636) to learn more. Offering mileage services has never been easier.
BEACHES OF FORT MYERS AND SANIBEL: BOOTH 854
THE WESTIN CAPE CORAL RESORT AT MARINA VILLAGE
5951 SILVER KING BLVD., CAPE CORAL, FL 33914
PAY RATES EQUAL TO YOUR BIRTH YEAR
Get your second and third night rates equal to your birth year. Happy birth year to you.
- First night: $143
- Second and third night rate: equals your birth year (Born in 1968? Pay $68).
- Rates will be confirmed at check-in upon presentation of valid ID.
BOROUGH OF SEASIDE HEIGHTS: BOOTH 1162
Visit the “Seaside Heights – Home of Sun ‘N Fun at the Jersey Shore” booth during the show and receive a coupon for a free weekly beach badge.
CARIBBEAN HOTEL EDUCATION FOUNDATION: BOOTH 117
Caribbean Hotel Education Foundation Booth 117 —Fundraiser auction of 100+ Caribbean hotel and resort stays, with all proceeds going to student scholarships. Stays include: 4 nights Atlantis, Bahamas; 5 nights Cambridge Beaches, Bermuda: 7 nights True Blue Bay, Granada: 4 nights All-inclusive Couples Tower Isle, Jamaica: 5 nights The Palms, Turks & Caicos: 7 nights All-inclusive Coconut Bay, St. Lucia. Also, afternoon drawing daily for free Caribbean hotel stay.
For more information go to www.chtaeducationfoundation.com
CELEBRITY CRUISES: BOOTH 511
Go Big, Go Better, Go Best with Celebrity Cruises! Go Big, choose 1 perk. Go Better, choose 2. Go Best, get all 4! Perk-up an already perfect vacation.
CHATSIM SRL: BOOTH 1149
“ChatSim: Unlimited text and emoji when you travel all over the world. Buy ChatSim and for activation write the Promo Code NEWYORK2016 for your 1000 credits of bonus! (expiration 1/31/2016)”
CHINA LAIBATOR—-www.laibator.com: BOOTH 364
PRIZE GIVEAWAY: Book any trip om Laibatour during the Travel Show and enjoy a FREE amazing Great Wall Tour with professional tour guide!
COLLETTE: BOOTH 643
Show special offer: Save up to $550 per person
TRIP GIVEAWAY: Visit the Collette booth #643 for a chance to win a Spotlight tour for 2 (winner’s choice of destination, land only provided).
CROATIAN NATIONAL TOURIST BOARD: BOOTH 473
Saturday, Jan, 9
11:45pm-12:00pm Dubrovnik Tourist Board
DUBROVNIK – A CITY FOR ALL SEASONS
As a historic city and a live stage, Dubrovnik sits at the crossroads of the past snd present. A prize giveaway will be presented by Dubrovnik Tourist Board.
3:15pm-3:30pm Kvarner County Tourism Office
THE KVARNER REGION – DISCOVER CROATIA’S BEST KEPT SECRET
Discover the Kvarner Region, Croatia’s best kept secret offering visitors a world of diversity. Presented by Kvarner Region Tourism Board.
Sunday, Jan, 10
11:45pm-12:00pm Zagreb Tourist Board
Discover Croatia’s stunning capital, Zagreb, a Central European destination with a Mediterranean flair. A prize giveaway will be presented by Zagreb tourist Board.
3:15pm-3:30pm Dubrovnik Tourist Board & Zagreb Tourist Board
Presentation on Dubrovnik and Zagrab, to be followed by the prize drawing.
CRUISE PLANNERS: BOOTH 403
Want to sail the seven seas? Talk with a Cruise Planners travel advisor about exclusive New Your Times Travel Show cruise offers. Book today!
Royal Caribbean sailing for two in an ocean view stateroom on a 6-8 night Caribbean itinerary of their choice between September and December, 2016-2017. Booth #403 to enter.
DAYTONA BEACH: BOOTH 857
Enjoy two nights at the oceanfront Hilton Daytona Beach Resort. Located directly on a traffic- free beach area. Zip line, Kayak passes and a $25.00 gift card for the Ocean Deck. Also included is a $100.00 Visa Gift Card.
DELAWARE TOURISM: BOOTH 751
PRIZE GIVEAWAY! Visit Delaware at booth #751 to learn about our endless discoveries and to enter to win a FREE Kindle Fire!
DK EYEWITNESS TRAVEL GUIDES: BOOTH 319
TOP 10 DESTINATION SWEEPSTAKES: Enter for the chance to win a trip to one of our Top 10 destinations throughout the world.
Publisher Georgina Dee and travel expert AnneLise Sorensen present: TOP 10 WAYS TO ENJOY YOUR TRAVELS WITH DK’S TOP 10 GUIDES–* TRIVIA/GIVEAWAYS. Saturday and Sunday @ 2:30 p.m., Caribbean Stage.
DOWNUNDERGURU: BOOTH 438
Stop by Downunderguru (Booth 438) for your chance to “Scratch & Win”! Valuable trip discounts, free day tours, and two lucky winners of a plane ticket to Australia or New Zealand!
DUTCHESS TOURISM, INC.: BOOTH 947
Enter to win a Weekend Getaway to Duchess County in the Hudson Valley, NY. Historic Mansions, culinary adventures, arts & culture, farms and markets, “world only” attractions, natural scenic beauty.
EAST BAY RESORT: BOOTH 425
3 day / 2 night stay for 2
Between March 1, 2016 through November 30, 2016
East Bay Resort is opening Jan 2016 – offering 10% OFF on all 2016 stays.
Based on availability. Restrictions may apply.
Use Code NYTIMES2016 to receive discount
ELITE PRODUCTS INC.: BOOTH 1047
Purchase a Hi Dow Electronic Muscle Stimulator for your travels and get a second one, or a premium accessory at 35% off. Relief Starts Here.
EUROPEAN WATERWAYS: BOOTH 510
Book any 2016 hotel barge cruise with European Waterways by February 29, 2016 and receive a $500 off per cabin. Please quote ‘New York Times Travel Show’ when contacting us.
FLIGHT 001: BOOTH 136
Flight 001, the jetsetters source for luggage and travel accessories since 1999, would like to offer visitors 20% off all on-site purchases during the New York Times Travel Show. Pay us a visit!
FLORIDA’S TREASURE COAST: BOOTH 843
Win a 3 night, 4day stay on Florida’s Treasure Coast. Prize includes oceanfront accommodations, horseback riding on the beach, kayak tour and fishing charter
G ADVENTURES: BOOTH 448
- TRIP GIVEAWAY! “Visit G Adventures booth and register to win a free trip with us!”
- Visit the G Adventure booth for a 15% discount towards your next small-group tour!”
GALACTICA TRAVEL: BOOTH 555
We offer 10% off your first Galactica branded tour booked on GalacticaTravel.com and we are giving away quality folding backpacks via a wheel-of-fortune game and day-hiking backpacks via hourly sweepstakes.
GATE 1 TRAVEL: BOOTH 471
Spend More, Save More! Save Up to $500 Per Booking! Win a Free 10 Day Peru Trip for 2! Stop by to enter.
GO NORTH FORK: BOOTH 956
North Fork Getaway Raffle: Prizes by Shorecrest Bed & Breakfast, Heron Suites Hotel, First & South Restaurant, Hellenic Restaurant, One Love, Harbor Pet, Burton’s Books & More.
GO TOUCH DOWN TRAVEL & TOURS
Discover South Africa Seat Sale: 7 nights lodging, 3 meals daily, excursions, guide & driver, local cell phone; no single supplement. Max 6 pax. Per tour bus. Pricing from $2,598.
GUADELOUPE ISLANDS TOURIST BOARD: BOOTH 120
Treat Yourself to the Guadeloupe Islands: Win a trip for 2 with Norwegian Air and a Stay at La Creole Beach Hotel & Spa.
GuideWE TRAVEL: BOOTH 362
Show only discounts: Up to $1000 off selected tours and trips, including Adventure vacations, Classic China tours and Romantic trips.
Giveaways: Download the Guide We Travel App / Sign up to Guide We Travel free online for a snazzy I <3 Beijing t-shirt.
HAWAIIAN AIRLINES: BOOTH 878
Win a Free trip for two to Hawaii on Hawaiian Airlines!
And sign up for HawaiianMiles membership.
HIGH QUALITY TOURS: BOOTH 116
High Quality Tours is a New York based company, specializing in first class luxury tours and operate within the luxury travel segment of tourism. They intend to take the High Quality Tours concept to the Caribbean region in an effort to promote luxury tours, transportation and as well as traveling in style and elegance through an ultimate VIP experience.
High Quality Tours will be raffling 2 NYC luxury airport transfers ($500 value each) to travelers commuting from the Caribbean to NYC and will be providing on site champagne tastings.
HURTIGRUTEN: BOOTH: 514
Book your Hurtigruten voyage through Travel 15 by January 15 and receive a %5 discount. Call or email Travel 15 at 973-228-3033 or email@example.com
InterCARIBBEAN AIRWAYS: BOOTH 425
Roundtrip tickets for 2 – between any of our destinations
Based on availability – Restrictions may apply
Taxes, CHARGES, SURCHARGES and fees not included
Expires (ONE YEAR FROM SHOW DATE)
interCaribbean Airways begins service to Cuba – offering 10% OFF on all 2016 travel
Use Code NYtimes2016 to receive discount
ITALIAN DAYS food & Wine Tour Italy: BOOTH 378
Meet the crazy Italians which want to show you their real Italia.
IRAN TOURS: BOOTH 756
Visit our booth to enter for a drawing. Various prizes including 2 AIRLINE TICKETS.
Check out our next FAM trip for Travel Agents.
Register today and take $100.00 off package.
LAKES & WHITE MOUNTAINS OF NEW HAMPSHIRE: BOOTH 1053
New Hampshire’s Lakes and Mountains is where you can create lasting memories with this Unforgettable Vacation Giveaway. Enjoy 2 admissions to 17 legendary attractions, limitless outdoor recreation and a 2-night stay at the magnificent Mountain View Grand.
LAND BY CRUISE PLANNERS: BOOTH 131
From all- inclusive resorts and European tours to African safaris and other land-based vacations, Cruise Planners travel advisors sell so much more than just cruises. We can help plan your next vacation.
3 day all-inclusive vacation package to one of the beautiful Bahia Principe Hotel and Resort properties throughout the Caribbean.
LE BOAT: BOOTH 417
Discover Europe’s Best Kept Travel Secret, Le Boat. Visit booth 417 to learn more about this unique European travel experience and save up to 15% off your next Le Boat vacation.
KUROTEL LONGEVITY MEDICAL CENTER AND SPA: BOOTH 1133
Win a 5 Night Wellness Retreat in Brazil. One lucky NY Times Travel Show attendee will win a life changing experience at the award-winning Kurotel Longevity Medical Center and Spa.
MAGNETIC NORTH TRAVEL: BOOTH 370
PRIZE GIVEAWAY! Win a 5 day spring break to Oslo and fjords of Norway including flights from JFK.
MONTAUK CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: 958
“Prize Giveaway: Win 3 night stay at an Oceanfront Resort in Montauk and more.”
MINTED PROSE & ZoOM HUNGARY: BOOTH 467
The first 100 who book a ZoOM Hungary tour during the show receive $100 discount and The Memory Book: One Woman’s Self-Discovery…by Linda Fischer.
NAPLES, MARCO ISLAND & THE EVERGLADES CVB: BOOTH 858
Discover Your Paradise:
- 2 night stay at Park Shore Resort Naples
- Dinner Cruise for Two aboard the Naples Princess
- Segway tour for 2 at Segway of Naples
NASSAU PARADISE ISLAND: BOOTH 323
Visit booth #323 Nassau Paradise Island for a chance to win a trip to Nassau Paradise Island for 3 days and 2 nights.
New York Times Store Booth: 925
Enter for a chance to win a Pin Your Journeys Map! Simply subscribe to The New York Times Store emails and connect with us on Facebook and Google Plus, and this bestselling custom keepsake could be yours.
OKEMO VALLEY REGIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: BOOTH 970
Come visit the Vermont Booths beginning #970 for show specials. Register to win packages.
OAHU PARADISE COVE LUAU: BOOTH: 871
OAHU PRIZE GIVEAWAY- Gift Certificates good for two adults in our Hawaiian Luau Buffet package at OAHU PARADISE COVE LUAU valued at $198.00 which includes transportation from Waikiki select hotels.
PACIFIC DELIGHT TOURS: BOOTHE 243
$100 PER PERSON YANGTZE RIVER CRUISE CREDIT if booked at the show and deposited within one week. Credit restricted to bar drinks, beauty salon, laundry, can apply to cabin upgrade.
THE PARKING SPOT: BOOTH 1056
-Show-only-Discount- The Parking Spot will be offering discounted coupons of up to 20% off at all Parking Spot locations at JFK, LAG, EWR, and PHL.
-Prize Giveaway_ The Parking Spot is offering one free week of airport parking at any one of its locations at JFK, LGA, EWR or PHL airports.
PENNSYLVANIA’S LAUREL HIGHLANDS: BOOTH 865
2 Night/3 Day Getaway in the Laurel Highlands
Bike Rental for two for exploring the Great Allegheny Passage Bike Trail
Admissions for 2 to Laurel Caverns
Gem Mining for 2
Admission to Frank Lloyd Wright’s Kentuck Knob
Dining at Bittersweet Café
Admission to Fort Ligonier
Snyder of Berlin Prize Snack Package
PUERTO RICO TOURISM COMPANY: BOOTH 211
Show Only Deal: Book our Preferred Family Package and receive an additional 10% OFF (only during show hours, at the PR Booth) For Trade Professionals- Prize Giveaway: 3 days / 2 night stay, Deluxe Accommodations, with daily breakfast for two (2)
“Prize Giveaway” Combination 2 nights Embassy Suits by Hilton San Juan and 2 nights Embassy Suites by Hilton Dorado Del Mar.
Courtyard by Marriott San Juan Miramar – Pre-Post Cruise Package $155 per night plus 9% hotel fee and 9% government tax. Booking window: until March 31, 2016. Travel window: April 16 – November 30, 2016. Restrictions and blackout dates may apply. www.courtyardsj.com Promotional Code: YX1
Visit booth #211
RIVER CRUSING BY CRUISE PLANNERS: BOOTH 517
River cruising is growing in popularity – cruise European rivers or explore Asia’s exotic rivers on a cruise. From luxury to wine-themed, reserve your space today with a Cruise Planners travel specialist.
ROAD SCHOLAR: BOOTH: 463
Stop by Road Scholar booth #463, learn about exciting Road Scholar’s travel adventures in the U.S., Cuba and abroad! Enter to win a $1,500.00 Road Scholar Travel Gift certificate.
The Roman Guy: Booth 470
WIN: Seven to ten-day V.I.P. Italy guided vacation.
IN SHOW GIVEAWAY: Book a guided vacation for two and receive premium luggage.
IN-SHOW SAVINGS: Up to $500 off Italy vacations.
SmarTours: BOOTH 359
“PRIZE GIVAWAY: Enter to win a free trip for two to Cuba, including International airfare, by joining the smarTour e-mail list. Visit booth #359 or www.smarTours.com/NYT to enter!”
SOROBON BEACH RESORT BONAIRE: BOOTH 428
“Book a ultimate wellness vacation of 7 nights in an ocean view 1 bedroom chalet, and get 3 nights for free at Sorobon Beach resort Bonaire.” www.sorobonbeachresort.com
“Rgister for a FREE lottery ticket at our booth with the chance of winning a 7 nights stay at our Unique Wellness Resort: Sorobon Beach Resort Bonaire.” www.sorobonbeachresort.com
TRAVEL BEYOND: BOOTH 758
Book a safari with Travel Beyond (booth 758) within 14 days of the show and receive a complimentary safari duffel bag for each passenger on your journey!
TRAVEL NEVADA: BOOTH 747
4days/3 nights at Silver Legacy in Reno, NV
Dinner for 2 @ Pearl Oyster House & Grill
Breakfast for 2 @ Flavors Buffet
2 tickets to LAUGH FACTORY CC
2 tickets to Eldorado show…..
2 tickets to Reno Aces Game – box seats. (April – September)
TRAVELING WONK: BOOTH 140
Traveling Wonk would like to offer all guests who reference the New York Times Travel Show, 15% off all luxuriously curated trips to Sri Lanka starting 1 February 2016.
VALDEZ CONVENTION AND VISITORS BUREAU: BOOTH 755
Visit the Valdez CVB booth and enter to win an incredible travel package to Valdez, Alaska; airline tickets from Anchorage to Valdez, car rental, B&B stay, glacier/wildlife cruise, rafting, etc.
VISIT CENTRAL FLORIDA: BOOTH 851
Visit Central Florida booth 851 will offer attendees the opportunity to “Register to Win” a Central Florida Vacation Package including 6 days/5 nights at a private vacation home provided by Contempo Vacations; 4 tickets each- Bok Tower Gardens, LEGOLAND Florida Resort and Safari Wilderness Ranch.
VISIT FLORIDA: BOOTH #842
Visit booth #842 for a chance to win VISIT FLORIDA’s scratch off game. Prizes include Florida vacations and goodies.
VISIT PENSACOLA: BOOTH 846
Enjoy two-nights at the Holiday Inn Resort on beautiful Pensacola Beach and explore miles of white-sand beaches and the National Naval Aviation Museum, home of the Blue Angels.
WILD WEST IRISH TOURS: BOOTH 367
Save $100 per person when you book your tour to Ireland with Wild West Irish Tours at the Travel Show!
ZULU NYALA: BOOTH 762
GIVEAWAY: 6 night safari for two at Zulu Nyala Heritage Safari Lodge and private game reserve including all meals and 2 game viewing activities per day – Valued at $5950.
YAMPU TOURS: BOOTH 543
To honor our steadfast commitment to help endangered species where we travel, we offer the following show special:
Book any Safari, Wildlife or Eco Tour with Yampu and receive a %15 discount.
Sunday, January 10, 2016TIMEFriday Trade Conference:
9am – 5pm
Friday Exhibition Hall (Trade Only): 2pm – 7pm
Saturday: 10am – 6pm
Sunday: 11am – 5pmLOCATIONJacob K. Javits Center, NYC
Get Directions COSTConsumer Tickets:
Day Pass – $20
Two Day Pass – $25
Children 18 & under – FREE
Advance Sale Full Day Trade Conference – $59
On-site Full Day Trade Conference – $79
Trade Day Exhibition Only – $20