Great Fares on Air New Zealand to Australia

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Tourism Australia’s slogan is There’s Nothing Like Australia and I couldn’t agree more. When people ask me where my favorite place in the world is, Australia is always on the list. It’s one of the most interesting and unique places I’ve been and I love going there. “But it’s so far!” That’s what I hear […]

North, South, above, and below in New Zealand

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New Zealand is the new “in” place to go; it seems like everyone either has been or is going. So, I thought it might be a good idea to escape there to avoid Vancouver’s traditional dreary rainy October weather. My G Adventures New Zealand tour, New Zealand in Style, covers both the North and South Islands in […]

Travel to New Zealand, Get 3 Free Nights in Tahiti

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Tourism New Zealand has teamed up with Air Tahiti Nui to offer travelers two countries for the price of one. When booking airfare to New Zealand on Air Tahiti Nui, guests can choose from one of two special booking bonuses, a FREE 3-night stay in Tahiti or a 7-day FREE car rental in New Zealand from $1,298 […]

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Premieres in Wellington

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Live from Middle Earth The excitement starts miles away as passengers on Air New Zealand flights are welcomed on board a flight, not to Wellington but to the “Middle of Middle Earth”.  The safety video too is an unexpected briefing and comes with a message from Gandalf. At Wellington Airport’s main terminal a 40 feet […]

Tahiti and New Zealand on Air Tahiti Nui for $1,298

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Here’s a great promotion to visit two beautiful islands, Tahiti and New Zealand.  Air Tahiti Nui is offering 3 nights free hotel stopover on the island of Tahiti or upgrade to the island of Moorea when flying from Los Angeles to New Zealand. See below for details and Air Tahiti Nui’s website. 1.        Lowest airfare […]

Air New Zealand Increases Capacity on North America to Auckland Routes

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Air New Zealand is increasing its capacity between Auckland and North American destinations, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Vancouver. The move comes in response to Qantas’s recent announcement that they would withdraw from the Los Angeles to Auckland route, effective May 6, 2012. The airline will move from twelve to fourteen return services per week […]

Air New Zealand Plays Cuddle Cupid with Five Days of Twitter Giveaways

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Airline Spreads the Love through Valentine’s Twitter Contest  Move over, Cupid. This Valentine’s Day, Air New Zealand is giving lovebirds the gift of cuddle. From February 9 through 13, Air New Zealand will offer daily Twitter giveaways better than any box of chocolates or dozen roses: roundtrip airfare to Auckland or London on the Skycouch, […]

“HOT SPOTS 2012″ WITH JOHNNY JET TO AIR ON TRAVEL CHANNEL

Interviewing Sir Richard Branson at Virgin Galactic Spaceport America

Renowned travel expert John E. DiScala (aka Johnny Jet), circles the globe for his first televised special “Hot Spots 2012,” which premiered on the Travel Channel January 1. The show is scheduled to air again Sunday January 8 at 4:00 PM EST (check local listings). During the one-hour special, Johnny Jet gives viewers a ringside […]