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Go-Today Tour Packager Offering Australia, New Zealand Vacations from $1799

September 11, 2012

go-today, a provider of vacation packages world-wide, has introduced new vacation packages to Australia and New Zealand, priced from $1799 that allow for affordably priced relaxation Down Under.

“Summer coming to an end in the Northern Hemisphere means that spring is about to begin in the Southern Hemisphere,” commented Paula McKay, President of go-today. “Our new Australia and New Zealand vacation packages offer excellent value for exploring the sights of Sydney Harbor and sipping wine in Auckland.”

Australia vacation packages include roundtrip-airfare, hotel accommodations, airport transfers, transportation between cities where applicable, and all taxes. New Zealand vacation packages include roundtrip airfare, private airport transfers, accommodations, escorted sightseeing as specified in the itinerary, domestic flights, and all taxes.

Australia and New Zealand Packages include:
Sydney at Its Best – 6 nights from $1799
Melbourne at Its Best – 6 nights from $1949
Sydney, Melbourne & Cairns – 6 nights from $2599
Best of New Zealand Escorted Tour – 8-nights from $3399
New Zealand Adventure Escorted Tour – 13-nights from $4899

For more information about go-today’s Australia and New Zealand vacation packages, or to make a reservation, visit or call a travel expert at 800-227-3235 (6:00am to 6pm PT Monday – Friday and 7:30am to 4pm PT Saturday and Sunday).

go-today, a division of Europe Express, was established in 1997 with an aim of offering affordable independent travel to Europe.

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Fraser Suites Sydney, Australia, Creates Family Fun Package with Entree to Attractions

August 15, 2012

Families visiting Sydney, Australia and looking for inner city accommodation with something to keep even the littlest members of the tribe entertained will love Fraser Suites Sydney’s new major attraction accommodation packages.

Combining entry tickets for the whole family to Taronga Zoo, Sydney Aquarium or Wild Life Sydney and gold standard accommodation in a 2 bedroom apartment (suitable for two adults and two children), as well as complimentary Internet access.

Fraser Suites Sydney offer spacious studios and self contained one and two bedroom apartments, so families have plenty of room to stretch out, and with the excellent leisure facilities including amazing indoor swimming pool and delicious breakfast options, there is something for everyone.

Located in the heart of Sydney CBD, the hotel is also just a stones throw from Darling Harbour Entertainment Precinct, as well as Chinatown and Spanish Quarters. Other attractions easily accessed by public transport include Sydney Harbour Bridge, Opera House and the world famous Sydney Harbour.

New Family Packages at Fraser Suites Sydney – all from $558 per night

Taronga Zoo Family Package
Includes overnight accommodation for a family up to 4 people in a 2 bedroom Suite with Internet access, Taronga Zoo tickets for a family of 4 people of 2 adults and 2 kids ( Children under 4 stay for free and FOC entrance to Taronga Zoo).

Sydney Aquarium Package Includes overnight accommodation for a family up to 4 people in a 2 bedroom Suite with Internet access and tickets to Sydney Aquarium for a family of 4 people (2 adults and 2 kids).

Wild Life Sydney Package Includes overnight accommodation for a family up to 4 people in a 2 bedroom Suite with Internet access and tickets to Wildlife Sydney for a family of 4 people ( 2 adults and 2 kids).

All packages are valid until 31 March 2013. Subject to availability. Block out dates apply,

For bookings contact (02) 8823 8888
Fraser Suites Sydney, 488 Kent Street, Sydney

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Australia Tops Zegrahm Expeditions’ Survey of Adventure Travelers’ Favorite Destinations for 2013

April 25, 2012

Australia is the most popular place for adventure travelers for 2013, according to a survey by Zegrahm Expeditions, a leading adventure travel company for the past 20 years, When asked to share regions of most interest, 63 percent of survey participants listed Australia, making the island-continent the top adventure travel destination for 2013.

“Based on the findings of our travel trends survey, we introduced a number of new itineraries to Australia and the Pacific regions for 2013,” stated Jon Nicholson, President of Zegrahm Expeditions. “I am pleased to report that pre-reservations for these itineraries are selling exceptionally well, and overall pre-bookings are equal to or exceeding our most popular itineraries in 2012.”

The survey also revealed a number of other areas of interest for travel in 2013. Adventure travelers reported that 57 percent would like to visit Asia and 49 percent listed Central and South America as a top choice. In contrast, the Middle East was the area of least interest with only 34 percent expressing interest to visit the region. (Respondents were asked to check all areas of interest so percentages don’t add up to 100%.)

Featured Itineraries in 2013 Include:

• Rain Forests & Reefs – Belize to Costa Rica: 15-day journey departing March 8, 2013, aboard the Island Sky

• Australia’s Kimberley: 15-day journey departing September 12, 2013, aboard the Caledonian Sky

• Tasmania, Sub-Antarctic Islands & New Zealand: 20-day journey departing November 25, 2013, aboard the Caledonian Sky

• Wild Mongolia: 18-day overland adventure departing August 20, 2013

• Circumnavigation of Sumatra: 19-day journey departing January 2, 2013, aboard the Clipper Odyssey

• Vietnam & Cambodia by Ship: 19-day journey departing January 27, 2013, aboard the Clipper Odyssey

In addition to the destination findings, Zegrahm learned that 20 percent of adventure travelers usually travel solo. Zegrahm is offering lower single rates in 2013 on all ship-based itineraries.

For the complete 2013 expedition schedule, or to learn more about Zegrahm Expeditions, visit or call 800-628-8747.

Seattle-based Zegrahm Expeditions Inc., founded in 1990, is a leading adventure travel company specializing in small-ship expedition cruises, tours, and safaris to remote and intriguing destinations around the world. Led by expert guides and lecturers, Zegrahm itineraries are carefully crafted and all-inclusive, feature deluxe accommodations, and operate in all seven continents. For more information, visit

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