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If you’re planning on getting out and enjoying Sydney these school holidays, you’ll want a Viva card to do it. Tourism NSW has recently launched the free card which allows you to take a guest to tourist attractions, hotels, and restaurants around the city for nix.
From the luxury of the Shangri-La Hotel to the budget-friendly Cockatoo Island Camping, you can enjoy an extra night;s accommodation for every one you purchase. You’ll also enjoy two-for-one passes to attractions including the Museum of Sydney and Featherdale Wildlife Park, and when you buy a main meal at restaurants like Jordans and Grace Brasserie, your friend will get one too.
The free card can be downloaded online or send via SMS to your mobile phone.
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If you haven’t made your Thanksgiving reservations yet, you still might be able to get in on some of the bargains in San Diego. The San Diego Hotel Week event will be held through November 26th, 2009 need period. Based on the successful Restaurant Week concept, www.sandiegohotelweek.com will...
November 25th, 2009 | Pam Nagata | Read More | Comments: 1
Filed under: Attractions, discounts, hotels, San Diego
Who doesn’t love a deal? A friend of mine turned me onto a restaurant site that lets you purchase certificates that discount your final price at selected restaurants. Typically, you pay $3 for a $10 certificate and $10 for a $25 certificate. The restaurants are good ones. We’ve...
September 22nd, 2009 | Lynn Goya | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: 50+, all ages, bargains, dining, discounts, eat, Food & Beverage, great deals Vegas, Restaurants & Bars, savings, Sound Like a Local - Local "speak", vegas
After a popular inaugural event last year, Arizona Restaurant Week returns with nearly 150 eateries dishing up Kobe beef meatloaf, pork ribs with Chinese spiced barbeque sauce and much, much more!
How It Works!
Visit the Arizona Restaurant Week web site to find the participating restaurants in Phoenix...
September 15th, 2009 | Heather Wright Schlichting | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Announcement, Arizona, brewery, coupons & discounts, discounts, Food & Beverage, italian food, Phoenix, Restaurants & Bars, Scottsdale, steak and seafood, Tucson, wine
The Valley is attracting more and more great performers in the music industry. If you’re a jazz fan, consider the JW Festival in the Desert at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa on Friday, September 11 at 7:00pm. Not only is it a great property, but they are offering hotel packages...
September 3rd, 2009 | Heather Wright Schlichting | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Attractions, City North, concert, coupons & discounts, Desert Ridge, discounts, Euge Groove, Events, Food & Beverage, hotel discounts, hotel packages, Hotels & Places to Stay, jazz, Jeff Golub, Jeff Lorber, Jessy J, JW Marriott, music, nightlife, Phoenix, Shopping
Phoenicians are blessed to have a large variety of museums like the Arizona Science Center, the Desert Botanical Gardens, and the Challenger Space Center to name a few, right here in our own backyard. Sometimes we don’t realize what the town has to offer until our long-lost cousins, high school...
September 2nd, 2009 | Heather Wright Schlichting | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Attractions, coupons & discounts, discounts, Family Friendly, free-admission, History & Information, museums, Phoenix, The Arts
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Can you believe it? Summer is officially almost over. You wouldn’t know it by the thermometer, but Labor Day is next weekend and I for one am putting my feet up!
The first Labor Day holiday was celebrated on Tuesday, September 5, 1882, in New York City, in accordance...
August 30th, 2009 | Heather Wright Schlichting | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Arizona, Attractions, coupons & discounts, discounts, Events, Family Friendly, golf, holidays, Hotels & Places to Stay, museums, Phoenix, resorts, Scottsdale, Sports & Recreation, Tours
From now until Labor Day, Anthology [Map] is selling $10 tickets to most shows!! That’s cheaper than going to see a movie! For more information and to buy tickets, visit their website.
The $10 tickets are for upper level seats, and in instances where acts are performing two shows, the tickets...
August 3rd, 2009 | The San Diego Guide | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Arts & Entertainment, discounts, jazz, tickets
Through August 9th, the Orange County Fairgrounds hosts its annual fair. This year the fun-filled event has been proclaimed The OC “Super Fair.” Some of the elements that indeed make it super include carnival rides and games, top-name entertainment, cultural and community celebrations, competitions...
July 16th, 2009 | M. L. Johnson | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Arts and Entertainment, carnivals, competitions, concerts, contests, county fair, crafts, discounts, Events, Family Friendly, Food & Beverage, livestock, music, Orange County, The Arts
Timing is everything and yesterday, prior to jumping on the plane, I received the latest copy of Vive Magazine in the mail. It looks like they’ve jumped on the online bandwagon and I’m excited to check it out. Unfortunately, it won’t be for a few hours as I am en route to the Midwest ...
June 19th, 2009 | klynch | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: discounts, Hotels & Places to Stay, mondrian, omphoy, resort deals
When deciding on a dining destination, you may ask yourself whether it’s more important to save a few bucks or if the food you eat is more important. Now through local and national programs, you don’t have to give up on quality. Here are some valuable websites that you need to check out...
June 7th, 2009 | klynch | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: buy one get one, discounts, restaurant.com, Restaurants & Bars, south florida dines
I always seem to have my hands in something. Whether it’s blogging, dining, planning an event or checking out a new venue, I’m a sponge for information – both absorbing it and sharing it with others, therefore I’m so excited about the latest project that I’m working on....
May 21st, 2009 | klynch | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: blog, discounts, freebies, News, Palm Beach
Open Table is one of our favorite online resources, as it takes the work out of booking at our favorite restaurants. With restaurants of all price ranges, locations and cuisines, there is much for Mom to choose from. Long-time local favorites are included including Rosemary’s and Pamplemousse. ...
May 6th, 2009 | Lynn Goya | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: brunch, discounts, Food & Beverage, mothers day, Restaurants & Bars, specials, vegas
We all know local libraries offer free access to books, newspapers, magazines, DVDs, and CDs, but now they represent even more value for Sydneysiders. Leading arts and culture organisations have joined forces with the City of Sydney Library to give members access to some exciting perks.
As part of the...
April 16th, 2009 | Lauren Katulka | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: arts, benefits, culture, discounts, library, membership, News, Sydney
Sydney Tourism is making it even easier to indulge in the city with the Enliven Your Senses card.
The card allows you to pamper a guest for free to Sydney’s best restaurants, spas, events, and tourist attractions. It will also give you a third night’s free accommodation when you book for two nights...
April 2nd, 2009 | Lauren Katulka | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: discounts, Enliven Your Senses, free, News, Sydney
Santa Barbara Car Free is offering some great deals for visitors who arrive sans wheels. This year-long promotion, designed an environmental initiative, is also mighty attractive during this period of recession.
Here’s how it works: Purchase an Amtrak ticket on either the Pacific Surfliner (between...
March 19th, 2009 | M. L. Johnson | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: activities, Announcements, discounts, museums, News, Shopping, Tours, trains, upgrades
I must admit, I’m not a huge fan of Smith & Wollensky, but I feel I am in the minority there. I have only been there once, but that once was enough for me. I went for an event, but prior to sitting down for dinner, they first ran out of wine glasses and second, ran out of wine for the reception...
March 5th, 2009 | klynch | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: discounts, Events, Miami Beach, Restaurants & Bars, smith and wollensky, wine
Although I truly enjoy 5-star dining, I do love finding a bargain. When it comes to restaurants, it might mean planning ahead, planning what time you eat or knowing where to find the best deals. Here’s a list of some of my favorite places to find food that is cheap (though we’re not talking...
March 4th, 2009 | klynch | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: bargain, cheap eats, discounts, Mortons, Restaurants & Bars, south florida dines, the brickwall grille
Tolls are a necessary evil, but planning your Sydney travel could help you save on those dreaded fees. From January 27, motorists crossing the Sydney Harbour Bridge or Harbour Tunnel in peak times will pay more, while those travelling in quiet times can save cash.
The fees will be at their highest from...
January 19th, 2009 | Lauren Katulka | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: discounts, Getting Around - Local Transportation, News, Sydney Tunnel, Sydney-Harbour-Bridge, time of day, toll
London can be an expensive place to visit. But, as they say, every little helps.
So take a look at ‘The Loop’, an ezine on the Transport for London website.
As well as containing suggestions for how to enjoy yourself (the December issue carried news of carol concerts and Christmas markets),...
January 10th, 2009 | Andrea Kirkby | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: coupons, discounts, savings, two for one, vouchers