Ringing in the New Year in Las Vegas
Dec29

Ringing in the New Year in Las Vegas

For some people, New Year’s Eve is a time for family bonding, while watching the worldwide celebrations on TV from the comfort of their warm homes with a glass of champagne in one hand, and a fork to eat their midnight snack of Christmas leftovers in the other. Many people also view this time of the year as a time of self-preservation and coming up with resolutions in order to take the negatives of the past twelve months and find ways...

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Announcing the VIP Las Vegas Getaway Winner!
Aug04

Announcing the VIP Las Vegas Getaway Winner!

Last Minute Travel Club VIP Vegas Getaway! It’s time to announce the winner of the VIP Vegas Getaway to one lucky LMT Club member. Congratulations to Nanette of Michigan, USA! She has won round trip airfare for 2, a two-night stay at the 5-star Venetian Resort on the Strip, and a helicopter tour of Las Vegas by Maverick Helicopters – just for being a valued member of Last Minute Travel Club. We’d like to thank the thousands of...

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Surprising Travel Trends of 2015 – So Far
May05

Surprising Travel Trends of 2015 – So Far

The First Four Months of 2015 in Travel There has been quite a bit in the news about rate parity (Hotels setting minimum rates that OTAs are allowed to sell at), and the consolidation of travel companies (Expedia and Priceline own 80% of America’s OTA business*) – yet we find that most travelers simply want a hassle-free booking experience with the best available rates for the hotels in a given location. Yet with the ‘Big Two’ online...

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What a $40,000 Hotel Suite Looks Like!
Apr01

What a $40,000 Hotel Suite Looks Like!

There is the travelling elite – not you, of course – but the ultra-luxury traveller rents some of the most lavish and expensive hotel suites in America. Here are three fine examples that you cannot afford. Four Seasons Hotel, NYC Ty Warner Penthouse     About $40,000 per night     4,300 Square feet Fun Stuff: Tell your personal butler to fetch your personal on-call Rolls Royce chauffeur before your personal trainer arrives – all 3...

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The adventures of Turk

Since Thanksgiving and the end-of-year holiday season are here, we decided to send our traveling turkey, Turk (yes, just like Turk from the TV series "Scrubs"!) to check out hotels in some of the most popular destinations around the world to find the best holiday deals. Since Turk LOVES to eat, he also wanted an expense budget that would cover his sampling of the hotels’ special holiday menus. As we didn’t want...

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