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Flexjet 25 Jet Card - Napa Valley Edition

The Flexjet 25 Jet Card - Napa Valley Edition

The Flexjet 25 Jet Card - Napa Valley Edition



Description: This year's ultimate holiday gift -- the Flexjet 25 "Napa Valley Edition" Jet Card includes a private dinner and cooking class with Iron Chef Morimoto and four-day passes to Auction Napa Valley. From now until Jan. 15, 2010, and for no extra cost, purchasers of the 2010 “Napa Valley Edition” jet card will not only be recipients of the very best in private jet travel, provided by U.S. air carrier Jet Solutions, but will also be treated to a rare opportunity to attend an intimate culinary experience with Iron Chef Masaharu Morimoto, along with a pair of all-inclusive tickets to Napa’s premier wine event, Auction Napa Valley. Timing of this package is set for June 2-5, 2011 and also includes five-star accommodations at Meadowood Napa Valley, the area’s first and finest luxury resort and a personal driver and luxury vehicle throughout the weekend Plus, for every special edition jet card sold, the Flexjet 25 Jet Card program helps Auction Napa Valley raise money for the healthcare, youth service and affordable housing non-profits it supports. Since the first auction, this annual fundraiser has raised nearly $100 million for area charities.
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Price: $132,000.00




Heart Of The Keys Valentine’s Package

Cheeca Lodge Premier Spa Suite Terrace Tubs

Cheeca Lodge Premier Spa Suite Terrace Tubs



Description: Couples can now book the Heart of the Keys Valentine’s Package at the FL Keys’ legend Cheeca Lodge & Spa. The three-night package includes accommodations in a Premier Suite, champagne, chocolate-covered strawberries and scattered rose petals upon arrival, breakfast in bed for two daily, a couples massage, and a sunset cruise. A signature feature of the resort's new Premier Suites, terrace spa tubs are by turn spacious, romantic and boast spectacular ocean and sunset views. Located on the balcony of each new Suite and more like a private spa than a mere tub, the outdoor tubs-for-two are 60 inches round, hold 55 gallons of just-right temperature water at an ideal depth of 20.5 inches, and, for added drama, have a cascading water spout feature. A picture-frame arch draped by soft curtains provides an inspiring view of the ocean and Cheeca's famed purple sunsets.
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Price: $3,472.00




Soho House New York's Valentine's Day Package

Soho House New York

Soho House New York



Description: Decadence and Luxury meet in Soho House New York over Valentine's Day. Guests receive a one-hour couples massage, breakfast each morning and champagne upon arrival and a signature Cowshed Spa Horny Cow gift bag. Following a sumptuous dinner for two at Soho House's chic members only restaurant, guests will return to the room for a Butler-drawn hot bubble bath with a bottle of champagne and chocolates. Rates: Playroom $2365 Playhouse $2845 Playground $3985
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Price: $2,365.00 to $3,985.00




Charitybuzz’s Top 7 Gorgeous Getaways For Valentine’s Day

Hideaway for Two: Nothing Short of Paradise at Parrot Cay Resort in Turks and Caicos

Hideaway for Two: Nothing Short of Paradise at Parrot Cay Resort in Turks and Caicos



Description: Just in time for Valentine's Day, these exclusive and romantic getaways are up for auction on charitybuzz.com to raise funds for charities including Tibet House US, North Shore Animal League, The Primo Center for Women and Children, Orthopaedic Foundation for Active Lifestyle, and Lights for Life. charitybuzz, a web site dedicated to raising funds for nonprofits through incredible online auctions, has compiled a list of the Top 7 Getaways in their Second Annual Valentine’s Day Auction. Don't miss out on this opportunity to give your special someone a wonderful vacation to be remembered (all while doing good!) by bidding at www.charitybuzz.com/valentines from January 13 to February 10.
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Price: $1,000.00 to $10,000.00




"Ultimate Escape" Mother/Daughter Package At Rosewood Sand Hill's Sense Spa In Menlo Park, CA

Sense, A Rosewood Spa at Rosewood Sand Hill in Menlo Park, California

Sense, A Rosewood Spa at Rosewood Sand Hill in Menlo Park, California



Description: Sons and daughters can undo all the stress they have ever given mom by treating her to the "Ultimate Escape" spa package through the month of May. The "Ultimate Escape" is a mother-daughter package at Sense Spa at Rosewood Sand Hill in Menlo Park, CA. It includes a pair of 60-minute Custom Facials, Essential Manicures and Pedicures, plus a delicious lunch in Sense Spa's relaxing and beautiful courtyard (three hours). In addition, guests who purchase any massage, facial, or nail series during the month of May will receive a complimentary 30-minute massage. Sense Spa gift certificates are also available.
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Price: $600.00




Valentine Retreat At The Inn At Ellis River, Jackson, N.H.

Couples discover a cozy hideaway in the heart of the White Mountains - the Inn at Ellis River, Jackson, N.H.

Couples discover a cozy hideaway in the heart of the White Mountains - the Inn at Ellis River, Jackson, N.H.



Description: Take in breathtaking views with a three-night getaway in the heart of the White Mountains, Feb. 12 – 15. The Valentine’s Day package features horse-drawn, Austrian sleigh ride; candlelit dinner in the historic town of Jackson; champagne, chocolate-covered strawberries and more. Guests enjoy daily gourmet breakfasts and warm refreshments served hearthside. Package rates start at $559 plus tax for a three-nights stay with one multi-course dinner and daily breakfasts. The Inn at Ellis River is a charming hideaway surrounded by woodland vistas and waterfalls just minutes from Mount Washington. The inn’s 21 guestrooms and suites feature period furnishings, featherbeds, DVD players, clock radio CD players and more. Many rooms have Jacuzzi baths and private balconies, and most feature wood-burning or electric fireplaces. The inn also offers a game room and cozy pub. Winter activities include snowshoeing and cross-country skiing along numerous alpine trails nearby.
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Price: $559.00




WSOBP VITM Holiday Gift Package

World Series of Beer Pong VI

World Series of Beer Pong VI



Description: This is the gift of a lifetime and one that’s sure to make you a hero with the beer pong lover in your life! Packages include a four-night hotel stay at the Flamingo Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, entrance into the WSOBP VI tournament and a chance to win the $50,000 grand prize. Packages are priced per person (a team of two is required for entry). Airfare is not included. Packages must be purchased by Dec. 10, 2010 online at www.bpong.com.
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Price: $500.00 to $900.00




Yoga & Wine Weekend Retreat In Ojai!

Yoga and Wine Retreat!

Yoga and Wine Retreat!



Description: Join yoga instructor Ryan Brewer of Los Angeles for an unforgettable holiday season weekend in the gorgeous Ojai Valley. Explore your spirituality through the practice of yoga while celebrating your humanity with amazing food and WINE! Whether you are new to yoga or an experienced practitioner you will be able to enjoy the yoga classes that feel right for you. Both nights after yoga we will gather together and learn about the wines carefully paired with our gourmet vegetarian cuisine. This retreat is relaxing, fun, and you meet such amazing like-minded people. More info at: www.ryanbreweryoga.com
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Price: $450.00 to $695.00




Romance In The North Georgia Mountains - Beechwood Inn, Clayton, Ga.

A Tuscan-inspired culinary weekend is on the menu at Beechwood Inn - Clayton, Ga.

A Tuscan-inspired culinary weekend is on the menu at Beechwood Inn - Clayton, Ga.



Description: Wine-down with a Tuscan-inspired culinary weekend amidst the North Georgia Mountains. Three nights of gourmet events include Italian wine tastings, hors d’oeuvres, live music and more, Feb. 12 – 14. On Sat., Feb. 13, a multi-course dinner features Tuscan specialties accompanied by Italian wines and award-winning vintages from the inn’s wine cellar. The Valentine’s Package includes a one-night stay for two on Saturday, with gourmet breakfast on Sunday, starting at $434.00 plus tax and gratuity. Add a second night on Friday or Sunday with wine and appetizers included for a total of $653.00 per couple. The 1922-era Beechwood Inn offers luxury accommodations in eight rustic guestrooms and a private cottage, with handmade quilts, original artwork, spacious bath with spa amenities and more. Many rooms offer private verandas with rugged mountain views, and most include fireplaces. Located along the Scenic Georgia Wine Highway, Beechwood Inn boasts a Wine Spectator Award of Excellence. Its 3,000-bottle wine cellar features more than 400 varieties of wine from around the world. The inn is also committed to sustainability, with eco-friendly practices that include an extensive recycling program, use of organic or locally grown foods and pesticide-free gardens.
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Price: $434.00 to $653.00




An Affair To Remember

Hotel Indigo's Valentine's Day Affair to Remember

Hotel Indigo's Valentine's Day Affair to Remember



Description: Romance your sweetheart this holiday season with Hotel Indigo’s “Affair to Remember” package. Treat her to New York city and the Empire State Building like Cary Grant did in the 1957 classic An Affair to Remember, which was remade into the 1993 cult favorite Sleepless in Seattle. Guests of the Hotel Indigo, New York Chelsea, located at 127 West 28th St., between 6th and 7th Ave, partaking in the special promotion will receive Deluxe King overnight accommodations, a DVD of the movie An Affair to Remember, tickets to Empire State Building observation deck, chocolate covered strawberries in their room, dinner at Blu (not including alcohol), and can sleep in the next day enjoying a late checkout.
Price: $359.00




Hotel Teatro's "NYE Recovery" Package

Hotel Teatro exterior

Hotel Teatro exterior



Description: Hotel Teatro, downtown Denver's luxury boutique hotel, is the perfect refuge after you ring in the New Year. Recover with a morning cocktail and late check out, what more could you want after the festivities are over? The “NYE Recovery” Package includes: • Bottle of Sophia sparkling wine with flutes to keep •New Year’s Eve party favors •$40 credit for breakfast through room services or at PRIMA Ristorante •Bloody Mary or Mimosa the next morning •2 p.m. check out time (Starting at $349/night.) Valid: December 31, 2010 only. To book call (888) 727-1200 or visit the website.
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Price: $349.00




Hotel Teatro's Red Hot Romance Package

Hotel Teatro, Denver's luxury boutique hotel

Hotel Teatro, Denver's luxury boutique hotel



Description: Rev up the Romance this Valentine’s Day! Hotel Teatro will provide the atmosphere, SOL will provide the attire – you figure out the rest (we think you’ll know what to do)! In celebration of Valentine’s Day, Denver’s Hotel Teatro and SOL Lingerie are offering a special package throughout the month of February. When you book the Red Hot Romance Package, you’ll enjoy… •luxury accommodations, •a $100 gift certificate to SOL Lingerie, •transportation to and from SOL in Hotel Teatro’s Cadillac Escalade, •one of SOL's professional fitters to assist you with your shopping needs And when you return to the Hotel and retire to your room for the evening, indulge in chocolates, a bottle of complimentary champagne, souvenir flutes … and each other! Package starts at $309/night for accommodations with the Superior room category. About Hotel Teatro - Located in downtown Denver, across from the Denver Center for Performing Arts, Hotel Teatro features 110 guest rooms and suites. Named to the Travel & Leisure 2009 World’s Best List, Hotel Teatro features exquisite lodging, award-winning cuisine, and proximity to the best shopping, entertainment and dining in Denver. Not retroactive. Valid for travel February 1-28, 2010
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Price: $309.00




"Beautiful Delight" Spa Treatment For Mom At Rosewood Sand Hill, Menlo Park, CA

Coed Relaxation Room at Rosewood Sand Hill's Sense Spa

Coed Relaxation Room at Rosewood Sand Hill's Sense Spa



Description: Sense, A Rosewood Spa at Rosewood Sand Hill offers an array of personalized services and revitalizing treatments that incorporate natural elements from the Northern California region. As a Mother's Day treat, Sense Spa is offering "Beautiful Delight" through the month of May. Mom receives a choice of a 60-minute masssage, facial or body treatment and an Essential Manicure & Pedicure. In addition, Mom will be treated to a shampoo and blow-dry by a senior stylist at Alex Chases Salon (4 hours/$300). Sense Spa guests who purchase any massage, facial or nail series during May well receive a complimentary 30-minute massage. Sense Spa gift certificates are also available and make the perfect Mother's Day gift.
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Price: $300.00




Celebrate Christmas At The SLS Hotel

Celebrate Christmas at the SLS Hotel at Beverly Hills

Celebrate Christmas at the SLS Hotel at Beverly Hills



Description: Be one of Santa’s Little Simians and celebrate Christmas at SLS Hotel of Beverly Hills. Magnificent décor, spectacular settings and impeccable service all combined to provide memories of a lifetime. Book now and receive luxurious room accommodations and Christmas brunch for two at Trés *CHRBPKG. Guestroom accommodations from $299 per night. Please call 310-247-0400 and mention the * CHRBRPKG for more details.
Price: $299.00




Colonial Williamsburg's Winter Stories Package Helps Couples Getaway This Valentine's Day

The Williamsburg Lodge

The Williamsburg Lodge



Description: Couples will save when they book Colonial Williamsburg's Winter Stories package. The package starts at $299 per couple and includes a three-day, two-night stay at the Williamsburg Lodge, a $100 gift card, daily breakfast in the Lodge restaurant and length-of-stay admission to Colonial Williamsburg’s Historic Area. The gift card can be applied to a romantic carriage ride through the Historic Area, even room service, spa services at The Spa of Colonial Williamsburg and much more. For more information you can visit colonialwilliamsburgresort.com/packages/winter-stories-package.
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Price: $299.00




Go Down The Silk Road With The Buckingham Hotel

Buckingham Hotel

Buckingham Hotel



Description: You can now transport back in time to one of the greatest trading routes in history by visiting the Traveling Silk Road Exhibition at the American Museum of Natural History in the Big Apple. Now through mid-August, the Buckingham Hotel in New York city invites you for a weekend of intrigue and culture with its “Silk Road” package. Starting at $299*, this deal includes admission tickets to the exhibit, as well as accommodations in one of the Hotel’s spacious suites. This rate reflects a 25% savings.
Price: $299.00




Hotel Teatro's Mother's Day Package

Hotel Teatro's exterior

Hotel Teatro's exterior



Description: Treat your Mother like a Queen this Mother's Day weekend at Denver's premier luxury boutique hotel. With Hotel Teatro's Mother's Day package you and your mom will receive luxurious Deluxe 2 Queen room accomodations, flowers in room prior to arrival and brunch for two complete with bottomless Prosecco at renowned Restaurant Kevin Taylor. *Package is available 5/15 & 5/16. To book, visit www.hotelteatro.com or call (303) 228-1100.
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Price: $249.00




Two For The Show Package For Mother's Day

Affinia Manhattan

Affinia Manhattan



Description: The Affinia Manhattan Hotel, centrally located in midtown Manhattan, is offering an entertainment special that will leave New York city visitors with a trip to remember! Starting at $239, the Affinia Manhattan’s Two for the Show Package offers a show-stopping experience, and includes: •Complimentary room upgrade to a one-bedroom suite •Bottle of wine for a pre-show celebration •Turn-down service •Breakfast for two at Niles NYC Restaurant & Bar after your night out on the town •Late checkout. The Affinia Manhattan is located directly across the street from Madison Square Garden’s exciting concert events.
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Price: $239.00




Youngberg Hill Vineyards & Inn - Wine & Valentine Package

Private terraces overlook 22 acres of organic vineyards at Youngberg Hill, McMinnville, Ore.

Private terraces overlook 22 acres of organic vineyards at Youngberg Hill, McMinnville, Ore.



Description: Chocolate lovers, melt into a gourmet getaway in the heart of Oregon’s wine country. The Not Your Mama’s Chocolate event, Sat., Feb. 13, features unique chocolate creations and award-winning wines from the inn’s organic estate. On Sun., Feb. 14, a four-course Valentine’s Dinner features a chocolate-inspired menu of sweet and savory pairings like grilled duck with chocolate-cherry sauce. Dinner is offered at $75 per couple as an add-on to the nightly rate, which starts at $210 per night. Reservations for dinner are required. The Not Your Mama’s Chocolate event is $15 per person and free to wine club members. Nestled among 22 acres of hilltop vineyards, Youngberg Hill blends old-world ambiance with modern luxury. The eight-room manor house offers four richly appointed suites and four guestrooms featuring sumptuous bedding, plush robes and private baths, with deluxe amenities that include Jacuzzi tubs, in-room fireplaces and private balconies. Following a full gourmet breakfast, guests can find quiet solace in the sunlit library and lounging salon, stroll the Youngberg vineyard or explore more than 80 nearby wineries. The inn’s wrap-around veranda showcases a breathtaking panorama overlooking the Coastal Range, Mount Jefferson, Mount Hood and the Willamette Valley.
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Price: $210.00 to $285.00




Rosewood Sand Hill Offers Mother's Day Spa Treatment For Mommies On The Go

Sense, A Rosewood Spa at Rosewood Sand Hill, Menlo Park, California

Sense, A Rosewood Spa at Rosewood Sand Hill, Menlo Park, California



Description: A special Mother's Day treat for busy moms is available throughout May at Sense, A Rosewood Spa, the beautiful spa at Rosewood Sand Hill in Menlo Park, CA. Sense Spa's "Express Treatment" is specially designed for mommies on the go. It includes a 30-minute massage, 30-minute facial, Essential Manicure, plus a shampoo and blow dry by a senior stylist at Alex Chases Salon (2.5 hours, $200). Also, guests who purchase any massage, facial or nail series during May will receive a complimentary 30-minute massage. Sense Spa gift certificates are also availalbe and make the perfect Mother's Day gift.
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Price: $200.00




FATHER'S DAY: Forget A Box At The Game, Give Dad A Box In The Sky-- Ultimate Skybox Flights On A Zeppelin!

Airship Ventures presents the Farmer's Airship, the Zeppelin Eureka. Eureka is the largest airship in the world and offers tours throughout California.

Airship Ventures presents the Farmer's Airship, the Zeppelin Eureka. Eureka is the largest airship in the world and offers tours throughout California.



Description: Dad is one in a million and deserves a Father’s Day gift as special as he is, so this Father’s Day, give dad something only a handful of people get to do, a luxury flight above San Francisco on the ultimate skybox—a Zeppelin! Airship Ventures will be offering flights on the Zeppelin Eureka above San Francisco and Silicon Valley on June 20. Flights start at $199/person, plus taxes. Can’t fly on Father’s Day? Gift cards are available for future flights. Private charters and custom routes are also available. All Dads who fly on flights one-hour or longer, and mention this promotion when reserving flights or purchasing gift certificates, will receive a souvenir Pilsner glass and ball cap to commemorate the adventure of flying on the world’s largest airship. Call 650 969 8100 x 111 or email reservations@airship[email protected] to reserve your seats now!
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Price: $199.00 to $950.00




Weekend Packages At Historic Swann House Inn - Wash., D.C.

The Swann House offers 12 unique guestrooms and suites in the heart of Historic Dupont Circle, minutes from the Capitol's popular sites.

The Swann House offers 12 unique guestrooms and suites in the heart of Historic Dupont Circle, minutes from the Capitol's popular sites.



Description: Celebrate this holiday season with a romance-filled, long holiday weekend set in the nation’s capital. Located in the Dupont Circle Historic District, Swann House Bed and Breakfast is a turn-of-the-century mansion with 12 unique guestrooms featuring private baths, luxury goose down bedding, flat-screen televisions, MP3 radios, complimentary WiFi and more. Some rooms include wood-burning fireplaces, private decks and whirlpool tubs. Guests here enjoy a bountiful continental breakfast, afternoon refreshments and evening cordials. For this holiday season, choose from a selection of add-on packages that range from chocolate-covered strawberries and long stemmed roses to in-room couples’ massages. Packages start at $95 in addition to the nightly rate, ranging from $175 - $395. Blending nineteenth-century craftsmanship with modern convenience, Swann House welcomes with a warm, lively ambiance beneath crystal chandeliers and original plaster moldings. The inn is ideally situated minutes from the White House, Smithsonian museums and National Zoo, as well as dozens of restaurants, cafés, shops and eclectic nightlife. Just a short stroll away is Washington’s world-class Metro subway system, ready to whisk guests away to famous monuments and museums in the Capitol.
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Price: $175.00 to $375.00




Affinia Hotels' "Naughty & Nice" Romance Package

Naughty & Nice at Affinia Hotels

Naughty & Nice at Affinia Hotels



Description: New York city, Chicago and Washington D.C. boutique hotels by Affinia invite guests to play out their friskiest fantasies with a “Naughty and Nice” romance package. This one-night package allows guests to “get naughty” with a bottle of bubbly, an Agent Provocateur Strip Poker set, guaranteed late check-out and “get nice” with rose petal turn-down service, a box of Jacques Torres hand-made chocolates, a romantic in-room movie and a “52 Ways to Stay in Love Forever” deck of cards to inspire romance. The package is priced starting from $209 per night in New York at the Affinia Shelburne, the newest Affinia property which recently underwent a $25 million renovation, $160 per night in Chicago and $169 per night in Washington, D.C., now through December 31, 2010. The “Naughty and Nice” package can be booked online at Affinia.com/Naughty. Mention offer code PASSION.
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Price: $160.00 to $299.00




Valentine's Day Getaway At Hilton Chicago/Indian Lakes Resort

Hilton Chicago/Indian Lakes Resort

Hilton Chicago/Indian Lakes Resort



Description: Hilton Chicago/Indian Lakes Resort is offering Valentine’s getaway packages that will fit into any budget. From the champagne and luxurious accommodations to dinner and the spa, Hilton Indian Lakes Resort has taken care of all the details. The Valentine’s getaway package is offered from February 8th-14th. All of the packages include: - Overnight accommodations for two with complimentary turn down service - Champagne and chocolate covered strawberries delivered to the room - Complimentary use of the indoor pool, whirlpool and fitness center. Sweetheart Package: - Breakfast buffet for two in Master’s Clubhouse - Special Valentine’s surprise gift in room - $149 per couple L’Amour Package: - Romantic four course dinner for two at Shiraz on the Water Restaurant - Breakfast buffet for two in Master’s Clubhouse - Special Valentine’s surprise gift in room - $249 per couple Valentine’s Spa Package: - Romantic four course dinner for two at Shiraz on the Water Restaurant - $100 spa credit toward any service at Spa Vargas including the renowned ‘Couples Massage’ - Breakfast buffet for two in Master’s Clubhouse - Special Valentine’s surprise gift in room - $349 per couple For reservations please call: 630.529.0200
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Price: $149.00 to $349.00




Desires Hotels Gives Guests The Option To "Pick Your Passion"

Desires Hotels

Desires Hotels "Pick Your Passion"



Description: The modern boutique hotel collection, Desires Hotels, wants to help you plan your holiday season getaway. In fact, they are sure that throughout their collection of independent hotels there is sure to be a package to cover your all of your needs. And, just in case you need additional time to take advantage of these offers, we’re extending some of them beyond the new year. Whether you’re in South Beach, St. Louis, Milwaukee or New York city, simply go to DesiresHotels.com and “Pick Your Passion”.
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Price: $100.00 to $500.00




INN-CREDIBLY ROMANTIC GETAWAYS

 



Description: Give the gift of a romantic getaway from Select Registry: Distinguished Inns of North America™. Featured on Good Morning America as a “most unique gift,” Select Registry gift certificates offer unique, drive-to escapes. That appeals to travelers in a challenging economy. Many Select Registry inns and B&Bs were once the turn-of-the-century mansions of millionaires during America’s Gilded Age. Today, they woo travelers with modern touches, such as free Wi-Fi and Jacuzzis, along with five-course feasts; onsite wineries and microbreweries; and award-winning spas. Select Registry properties beckon with fun and romantic experiences, like moonlight wine-and-cheese snowshoe tours, ski trips to North America’s celebrated slopes, ghost walks topped off with a gourmet dinner by a celebrity chef, private helicopter rides over the gorgeous deserts, ice wine festivals, classes on how to make hand-dipped chocolates with renowned chocolatiers and private horse-drawn carriage rides through charming historic villages. Select Registry members include AAA-Four Diamond properties and recipients of top honors, from Leading Inns of North America and Most Romantic Hideaways to Best Places to Kiss, Best Porches in America, Best Places to Watch the Sunset and more. Gift certificates are valid at all 400 member properties throughout the U.S. and Canada.
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Price: $100.00 to $1,000.00




Send Your Loved Ones Soaring This Holiday Season!

Send your loved ones soaring this holiday season!

Send your loved ones soaring this holiday season!



Description: This year it's easy to check “the adventurous one” or “the one who has it all” off your holiday list with an introductory flying lesson for around $99. Your loved ones will actually fly the airplane! They’ll sit in the pilot’s seat and taxi, take off and fly a plane before assisting in the landing (of course their copilot will be an FAA-certificated instructor). It’s easy to find a participating flight school. Visit the website of Let’s Go Flying, the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA) learn-to-fly program. There you’ll find a searchable database of flight schools across the country, plus a vast array of information and resources on learning to fly.
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Price: $99.00




Send Your Sweetheart Soaring

Send your sweetie soaring

Send your sweetie soaring



Description: This holiday season give your sweetheart something extraordinary. Something they won't forget long after the chocolates have been gobbled and the blooms are off the roses. Something like a Let’s Go Flying introductory flying lesson, available for around $99 at any of the 3,500 flight schools nationwide listed on www.letsgoflying.com. During the flight, your sweetie will sit in the pilot's seat and take the controls to taxi, take off and fly a plane for around 30-40 minutes before landing. All under the guidance of an FAA-licensed instructor.
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Price: $99.00




Gray Line New York’s “Night On The Town” Tour

Gray Line New York Double-Decker Bus

Gray Line New York Double-Decker Bus



Description: The new “Night on the Town” Tour includes: A fully guided night tour on a motorcoach, a fully guided tour of the Highlines, a complimentary authentic New York dinner in a restaurant in Little Italy, a breath-taking NYC skyline cruise where you will also get to make a champagne toast to your night out while taking in close-up views of the Statue of Liberty, and a ticket to Top of the Rock Observation Deck for a awe-inspiring view of Manhattan!
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Price: $89.00




Give The Gift Of Learning The Skill She's Wanted To Do For Years!

Cycling with REI Outdoor School

Cycling with REI Outdoor School



Description: Give the opportunity to learn a new fitness skill or hobby with REI Outdoor School. From road to mountain biking, to hiking and backpacking or kayaking and climbing, our expert guides help to de-hassle the details, and provide guests with the tools they need to enjoy all sorts of outdoor activities. It is ideal for individuals or families hoping to learn about a new sport, or relearn an activity they “used’ to do. Sign the whole family up for a class to begin learning that hobby or skill they've wanted to do for years! Nothing bonds a family like a day of adventure where everyone is encouraged to learn something new together! REI Outdoor School offers classes in New England, Washington D.C. (Virginia/Maryland), Philadelphia, San Francisco Bay Area, Sierra, San Diego, Greater Los Angeles (Orange County/Inland Empire). REI provides all transportation, park fees, area maps, first-aid kits and even major equipment like bikes and GPS units! Classes are intentionally priced low; the idea is to foster a love of an activity that an individual or family can then do in the future together on their own. *Prices vary per class*
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Price: $50.00




Give The Gift Of Experience And Learning With REI Outdoor School

Snowshoeing with REI Outdoor School

Snowshoeing with REI Outdoor School



Description: There is nothing that will bring you closer to your honey than learning something new together. REI Outdoor School takes out all the guesswork making it an enjoyable and memorable experience for the two of you! REI Outdoor School offers an ideal opportunity for individuals or families to learn a new sport, or relearn an activity they “used” to do. Classes are intentionally priced very low; the whole idea is to foster a love of an activity that a family can then do in the future together on their own. From cross country skiing and snowshoeing to hiking, kayaking and climbing, REI’s expert guides help de-hassle the details, and provide guests with the tools they need to enjoy all sorts of outdoor activities. REI Outdoor School offers classes in New England, Washington D.C. (Virginia/Maryland), Philadelphia, San Francisco Bay Area, Sierra, San Diego, Greater Los Angeles (Orange County/Inland Empire). REI provides all transportation, park fees, area maps, first-aid kits and even major equipment like bikes and GPS units. *Prices will vary per class
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Price: $50.00




Give Dad The Gift Of Learning With REI Outdoor School

Road Cycling with REI Outdoor School

Road Cycling with REI Outdoor School



Description: Sign Dad up to learn an outdoor activity or skill that he's been talking about for years! REI Outdoor School offers an ideal opportunity for individuals or families to learn a new sport, or relearn an activity they “used’ to do. Classes are intentionally priced very low; the whole idea is to foster a love of an activity that a family can then do in the future together on their own. From road to mountain biking, to hiking and backpacking or kayaking and climbing, REI’s expert guides help de-hassle the details, and provide guests with the tools they need to enjoy all sorts of outdoor activities. REI Outdoor School offers classes in New England, Washington D.C. (Virginia/Maryland), Philadelphia, San Francisco Bay Area, Sierras, San Diego, Greater Los Angeles (Orange County/Inland Empire). REI provides all transportation, park fees, area maps, first-aid kits and even major equipment like bikes and GPS units. **Prices will vary
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Price: $40.00




Georgia State Park Annual ParkPass

Georgia State Park Annual ParkPass

Georgia State Park Annual ParkPass



Description: Georgia’s State Parks & Historic Sites make finding the perfect holiday gift easy by providing an affordable gift idea suitable for outdoor dads and grandfathers. Whether your dad enjoys fishing, camping, hiking or kayaking, a gift from Georgia State Parks easily encompasses all the outdoor lovers on your shopping list and can be enjoyed all year long. There are also affordable staycations and events happening all weekend long to make this holiday season a memory to last a lifetime. • Annual ParkPass: Perfect Gift for Outdoor Enthusiasts Perfect for dads who enjoy fishing, camping and spending time outdoors, the Annual ParkPass provides access to all Georgia state parks without paying the $5 parking fee. The Annual ParkPass costs $50 or $25 for seniors 62 and older. To purchase, call 1-800-864-7275 or visit your nearest state park.
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Price: $25.00 to $50.00




Experiential Travel Gift

Experiential Travel Gift Certificates

Experiential Travel Gift Certificates



Description: Forgot to buy a holiday gift? No problem! BnBFinder.com has you covered. Sneaky relatives, newly significant others, and sly bosses don’t stand a chance against a BnBFinder Experiential Gift Certificate this holiday season. If you’re out of time and can’t bear the thought dealing with long lines and cramped stores, say no more. BnBFinder.com will solve your problem and impress the recipient too. Not to mention, it’s completely customizable. Not bad for an on-the-whim purchase. A BnBFinder.com Experiential Gift Certificate ensures the recipient will go somewhere and do something he or she had never done before. Accepted at more than 1500+ locations, recipients can choose to tour historic battlefields, attend a sushi-making workshop, ski a slippery slope, unwind with a chocolate pedicure, and many other countless variations in endless locations. BnBFinder.com Experiential Gift Certificates do not expire and there are no blackout dates. When you order online you can choose to have a voucher emailed to you or the recipient for on-the-spot gifting. A paper gift certificate will follow in the mail. The amount of the gift is up to you, gift certificates start at $20 and the sky’s the limit. For more info visit www.BnBFinder.com or contact Maria Coder, [email protected] or 212-480-0414 ext 16.
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Price: $20.00




Peace And Quiet For Holidays

View of the Bighorn Mountains just outside of Sheridan

View of the Bighorn Mountains just outside of Sheridan



Description: What’s a better gift for Dad this holiday season than peace and quiet? This year give dad an escape from the stress and chaos of day to day life and send him to Sheridan, Wyoming. There’s tons to do here from mountain biking and horseback riding to championship golf courses and former battle sites. Just outside of town the Bighorn Mountains and Cloud Wilderness call for camping and exploration. For a hassle-free destination area dude ranches offer all-inclusive packages as well as access to private lands for hunting and fishing. Dad could go alone or get a group of buddies together for some male bonding.
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Price: $20.00 to $2,000.00




Zippo Hand Warmer

Zippo Hand Warmer

Zippo Hand Warmer



Description: Zippo Hand Warmer: For those who want to enjoy the great outdoors even when it is cold outside... Featuring rugged metal construction with a sleek, thin design so it easily fits into pockets, gloves and pants. It is virtually odorless, re-usable and stays warm for up to 12 hours. Includes convenient filler cup and warming bag. Ideal for ice-fishing, outdoor sporting events, skiing and more.
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Price: $19.95




Visit Virginia State Parks

Virginia State Parks feature breathtaking vistas like this one from Grayson Highlands State Park

Virginia State Parks feature breathtaking vistas like this one from Grayson Highlands State Park



Description: Visit for a day or overnight in a campsite or cabin. Virginia State Parks are a premiere outdoor recreation destination. Special programs and events are offered throughout the year. For a romantic weekend or a family vacation, or just a day outdoors, the 35 Virginia State Parks are an excellent choice. Book a cabin Thursday for the weekend and save 25%. Discount annual parking passes save money for frequent visitors. View park trails at http://www.virginiaoutdoors.com.
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Price: $4.00 to $2,200.00




Travel Apps

Buenios Aires Tour

Buenios Aires Tour



Description: GPSmyCity, an iPhone software start-up company based in Las Vegas, is offering travel software (also known as an app) that turns an iPhone into a trusted tour guide helping visitors navigate independently and with ease through over 180 cities around the world. GPSmyCity sets for itself the mission to turn every tourist into their own tour guide and its iPhone travel apps make bus tours obsolete. When downloading the iPhone travel app, one gets a set of self-guided walking tours through the selected city. With over 2,000 walking tours available, GPSmyCity.com is the largest travel portal of its kind. Getting lost is never an option as the app comes with detailed tour route maps and powerful navigation features using the GPS technology that guides visitor from one sight to the next with accurate turn-by-turn directions to famous attractions, monuments and interesting sites as well as hidden gems.
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Price: $2.99 to $4.99




Holiday Getaway Gift Certificates From Select Registry, Distinguished Inns Of North America

Select Registry offers more than 400 award-winning inns and B&Bs across North America

Select Registry offers more than 400 award-winning inns and B&Bs across North America



Description: For this holiday season, consider a romantic getaway from Select Registry™, Distinguished Inns of North America. Featured on Good Morning America as a “most unique gift,” Select Registry gift certificates offer unique, drive-to escapes at more than 400 award-winning inns, B&Bs and boutique hotels throughout the U.S. and Canada. Many Select Registry inns and B&Bs were once the turn-of-the-century mansions of millionaires during America’s Gilded Age. Today, they woo couples with modern touches, such as free Wi-Fi and Jacuzzis, along with five-course feasts; onsite wineries and microbreweries; and award-winning spas. Select Registry properties beckon with fun and romantic experiences, like moonlight wine-and-cheese snowshoe tours, chocolate-dipping classes with renowned chocolatiers, private helicopter and hot air balloon flights, icewine festivals and private horse-drawn carriage rides through charming historic villages. Select Registry members include AAA-Four Diamond properties and recipients of top honors, from Leading Inns of North America and Most Romantic Hideaways to Best Places to Kiss, Best Places to Watch the Sunset and more. Gift certificates are valid at all 400 member properties throughout the U.S. and Canada. They come with a personalized message and the Select Registry Guidebook. For more information, visit www.selectregistry.com or call 800-344-5244.
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Price: $1.00 to $500.00




Oyster.com: See The Hotel Truth. Book With Confidence.

Best Hotel Spas

Best Hotel Spas



Description: Oyster.com is the first and only hotel research and shopping website dedicated to publishing the ‘hotel truth’: objective, professionally-written reviews and undoctored photography. Oyster believes hotel guests have a right to know what they are paying for, so Oyster reviewers stay at each hotel anonymously and take hundreds of photos while they are there. Reviewers pay their own way and do not accept compensation or incentives that might compromise the integrity of their reviews. Oyster.com has been praised by numerous news organizations, including ABC’s 20/20, The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, and The Washington Post. The company is financed by Bain Capital Ventures and led by an accomplished management team that includes Oyster co-founders Elie Seidman, Ariel Charytan, and Eytan Seidman.
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Price: $1.00 to $1,000.00




Holiday Pampering Retreat Gift Certificates From Select Registry, Distinguished Inns Of North America

Select Registry inns offer one-of-a-kind charm in picturesque settings across North America.

Select Registry inns offer one-of-a-kind charm in picturesque settings across North America.



Description: This holiday season, treat the woman in your life to a pampering retreat from Select Registry™, Distinguished Inns of North America. Featured on Good Morning America as a “most unique gift,” Select Registry gift certificates offer unique, drive-to escapes at more than 400 award-winning inns, B&Bs and boutique hotels throughout the U.S. and Canada. Many Select Registry inns and B&Bs were once the turn-of-the-century mansions of millionaires during America’s Gilded Age. Today, they woo travelers with modern touches, such as free Wi-Fi and Jacuzzis, along with five-course feasts; onsite wineries and microbreweries; and award-winning spas. Select Registry properties beckon with fun and one-of-a-kind experiences, like moonlight wine-and-cheese snowshoe tours, chocolate-dipping classes with renowned chocolatiers, private helicopter and hot air balloon flights, icewine festivals and private horse-drawn carriage rides through charming historic villages. Select Registry members include AAA-Four Diamond properties and recipients of top honors, from Leading Inns of North America and Most Romantic Hideaways to Best Places to Kiss, Best Places to Watch the Sunset and more. Gift certificates are valid at all 400 member properties throughout the U.S. and Canada. They come with a personalized message and the Select Registry Guidebook. For more information, visit www.selectregistry.com or call 800-344-5244 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting              800-344-5244      end_of_the_skype_highlighting.
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Price: $1.00 to $500.00




Holiday Retreat Gift Certificates From Select Registry, Distinguished Inns Of North America

Located throughout the US and Canada, Select Registry retreats feature a wide range of offerings perfect for dad. Choose from mountain lodges and riverside cabins to luxuriuos country estates with onsite microbreweries and gourmet dining.

Located throughout the US and Canada, Select Registry retreats feature a wide range of offerings perfect for dad. Choose from mountain lodges and riverside cabins to luxuriuos country estates with onsite microbreweries and gourmet dining.



Description: This holiday season, treat the man in your life to a scenic retreat in the great outdoors from Select Registry™, Distinguished Inns of North America. Featured on Good Morning America as a “most unique gift,” Select Registry gift certificates offer unique, drive-to escapes at more than 400 award-winning inns, B&Bs and boutique hotels throughout the U.S. and Canada. Forget doilies and lace curtains - this elite collection of properties offers modern amenities and one-of-a-kind adventures that range from moose safaris to deep-sea fishing excursions. Many Select Registry inns and B&Bs were once sprawling mountain lodges and turn-of-the-century mansions of millionaires during America’s Gilded Age. Today, they woo couples with free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs and Jacuzzis, along with five-course feasts; onsite wineries and microbreweries; and award-winning spas. Select Registry properties beckon with fun and one-of-a-kind experiences, like moonlight wine-and-cheese snowshoe tours, chocolate-dipping classes with renowned chocolatiers, private helicopter and hot air balloon flights, icewine festivals and private horse-drawn carriage rides through charming historic villages. Select Registry members include AAA-Four Diamond properties and recipients of top honors, from Leading Inns of North America and Most Romantic Hideaways to Best Places to Kiss, Best Places to Watch the Sunset and more. Gift certificates are valid at all 400 member properties throughout the U.S. and Canada. They come with a personalized message and the Select Registry Guidebook. For more information, visit www.selectregistry.com or call 800-344-5244 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting              800-344-5244      end_of_the_skype_highlighting.
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Price: $1.00 to $500.00




Solvang Visitors Bureau

Solvang's iconic windmill surrounded by boutiques and wine tasting rooms and restaurants and bakeries and more!

Solvang's iconic windmill surrounded by boutiques and wine tasting rooms and restaurants and bakeries and more!



Description: Visit Solvang--Caliornia's "Little Denmark" featuring more 150 independent boutique shops, boutiques, art galleries, antique stores, jewerly stores and more than a dozen wine tasting rooms--and authentic Danish bakeries with delicious treats, of course! Savor wine country cuisine as well as authentic Scandinavian foods. All just two hours north of Los Angeles in the heart of Santa Barbara's Wine Country. It's like visiting Northern Europe without a passport!
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Price: $0.00

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