MIAMI–(HISPANIC PR WIRE – BUSINESS WIRE)–Sept. 19, 2002–FAR&WIDE Travel Corporation is introducing its new FLY FREE promotion that offers free companion air travel with the purchase of a FAR&WIDE air-inclusive package to Europe’s top cities including London, Paris, Rome, Dublin, Madrid and Athens.
“At FAR&WIDE we are rewarding our loyal customers and inviting new travelers to experience a FAR&WIDE trip by providing the ultimate opportunity of the year to visit Europe before 2003 – Starting at just $399 per person, travelers simply can’t pass up our new FLY FREE offers!” said Scott W. Boone, Chief Marketing Officer of FAR&WIDE. “We are proud to bring the traveling public our brand of high quality service, destination expertise, broad range of travel experiences – together with these exceptional FLY FREE specials to make this truly the ideal time to travel to Europe.”
FAR&WIDE’s FLY FREE City Stay packages include round-trip airfare from New York City, five days and three nights of accommodations, breakfast daily, hotel taxes, and service charges. Plus, travelers can tailor their European experience with a host of selections including hotel upgrades, day tours and sightseeing excursions – as well as extend their stay abroad by adding extra nights.
FLY FREE offers are available immediately. Pricing included below is valid for travel from November 1 – December 31, 2002. Prices vary for October departures. Rates from other U.S. cities are available. Contact your travel agent or call 1-866-i-fly-free for additional information and reservations. Additional details about FAR&WIDE’s FLY FREE are available on the Web at http://www.farandwide.com/iflyfree.
— LONDON, England from $399 – Travelers can see the sites of London from $399. Take a sightseeing tour aboard a traditional double-decker bus, with stops at the Tower of London, to view the magnificent Crown Jewels in their new setting and a photo op with Beefeaters in their Tudor costumes.
— ROME, Italy from $549 – Travelers can also take a moment to visit St. Paul’s Cathedral. In Rome, climb the Spanish Steps, toss a coin in the Trevi Fountain for good luck and see magnificent Vatican City for as little as $549.
— PARIS, France from $549 – In Paris, travelers will delight in all the sights of the city of lights – The Louvre, the Palais Royal, Arc de Triomphe and the designer shops along the Champs Elysees. Paris City-Stay packages start at $499.
— DUBLIN, Ireland from $399 – Dublin immerses travelers in the legendry of the Emerald Isle. Travelers on this City Stay package will enjoy exploring places like Trinity College to see the Book of Kells, statue-lined O’Connell Street, Dublin Castle and St. Patrick’s Cathedral – offering exposure to the land and Irish culture, starting from $399.
— MADRID, Spain from $499 – Madrid is a city that boasts unsurpassed experiences and a vibrant nightlife. Travelers to this eclectic city are inspired by attractions that include the Prado museum, the Royal Palace and the world-famous Opera House. Add the city’s world-class restaurants and shopping for a full-circle view of Madrid’s past and present from just $499.
— ATHENS, Greece from $549 – When booking a City Stay tour of Athens, enjoy awe-inspiring views of the Acropolis, the Parthenon and the Temple of Athena. The Athens City-Stay packages are priced from $549.
Above prices are per person double occupancy, reflect companion’s free air savings and are based on two people traveling together.
In addition to FAR&WIDE’s FLY FREE offers, FAR&WIDE Travel Corporation showcases the best worldwide travel opportunities through its “FAR&WIDE WORLD REWARDS,” a program of special offerings on travel experiences booked through the FAR&WIDE family of companies. FAR&WIDE REWARDS provide value-added elements or reduced pricing on spectacular travel experiences. These travel specials are available on selected Fly and Drive xcursions, City Stay Packages, Escorted itineraries and Cruise and Land programs.
At http://www.farandwide.com visitors can access the most complete and up to date listing of FAR&WIDE REWARDS – a collection of fantastic global travel specials. From the Arctic to Zimbabwe, and everywhere in between, FAR&WIDE REWARDS offers great deals to destinations throughout the world. These limited-time offers are updated frequently so remember to check the site regularly. You can also receive the latest offers and featured trips twice a month by subscribing online to the FAR&WIDE REWARDS e-mail updates.
FAR&WIDE Travel Corporation provides a lifetime of enriching travel experiences to the most diverse and exhilarating array of destinations in over 90 countries. To learn more about FAR&WIDE or to book a FAR&WIDE travel experience, contact your local travel agent or visit http://www.farandwide.com.
FAR&WIDE’s roster of leading travel companies includes: Adventure Center, African Travel, Brian Moore International Tours, Central Holidays, FAR&WIDE-London, Grand European Tours, High Country Passage, Intercontinental Travel Company, IST Cultural Tours, Journeys Unlimited, Lion World Travel, Pacific Bestour, Peter Voll Associates, Prism Holidays, Regina Tours, Spanish Heritage Tours, Swain Tours and Downunder Direct, Tourlite and Zeus Tours & Yacht Cruises, as well as several destination management companies in key locales.
Destination footage and photos available upon request.
FAR&WIDE Travel Corporation, Miami
Marlene Oliver, 305/908-7543