Travelzoo: Travelsmart with Gabe Saglie For Sunday, May 25

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 Travelzoo reporter Gabe Saglie joined us with this weeks hottest travel deals.


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Exotic Adventure, India

o    Roundtrip airfare from LA.

o    13 nights’ accommodations in upscale hotels

o    Stay in Delhi, Agra, Jaipur, Pushkar, Udaipur, Jodhpur, Jaisalmer, Bikaner and Mandawa

o    Daily breakfast and two special dinners

o    Unique experiences include: visit the Taj Mahal; ride an elephant up to Jaipur’s Amber Fort; spend the night at a Maharaja’s palace; take a rickshaw ride through Jaipur’s old city; a carpet-weaving demonstration; witness a Pooja ceremony with a Hindu priest; take a camel trek over sand dunes; take a boat trip on Lake Pichola

o    All entrance fees and transportation in air-conditioned/chauffeured vehicle included

o    $2295/pp ($960 off)

  • Travel select dates in Sep. and April 2015
  • Note: Indus Travels limits group sizes to a maximum of 20 travelers per departure to offer guests a more personalized experience



House Hill Inn, Mendocino

o    Quaint inn located 2 blocks from the ocean and steps from the eclectic shops, galleries and wine-tasting rooms downtown

o    Blanketed by bountiful Victorian gardens and towering cypress trees, the country atmosphere is accented by rooms featuring brass beds and lace curtains

o    The inn and its surroundings were often showcased in the TV series “Murder, She Wrote”

o    $199 for a 2-night stay (66% off) w/breakfast and bottle of wine

  • Travel June-Sep.



Party Like a Celeb, Las Vegas

  • VIP access to 3 hot spots on The Strip – plus chauffeured limo party bus transportation!
  • Admission to three pool clubs (w/no waiting in long lines and no cover charges): Wet Republic at the MGM Grand, Liquid Pool Lounge at Aria and Venues Pool Club at Caesar’s Palace
  • In between clubs, imbibe unlimited drinks on the party bus; the open bar is stocked with vodka, whiskey and rum, plus mixers; there’s also a daiquiri bar

o    $39/pp (reg. $89)

  • Travel June-Sep.; from Vegas Rockstar VIP






Four Seasons Scottsdale at Troon North, Scottsdale, AZ

  • Deluxe the AAA 5-Diamond resort named one of the World’s Best Hotels in 2014 by Conde Nast Traveler and Travel+Leisure
  • Nestled 1,000 feet above downtown Scottsdale in the shadows of Pinnacle Peak, property boasts casitas designed to blend into the surrounding desert and soak up sunset views from private balconies and patios
  • Guests can cool off in the bi-level pool and dine at the elegant Talavera, and golf lovers can take advantage of preferential tee times and free shuttle service to the two Troon North premier courses

o    $139-$169/nt (55% off)

  • Travel June 22-Sep. 7



Vintners Inn, Santa Rosa/Sonoma wine country 

o    Luxury AAA 4-Diamond European-style resort in a 92-acre vineyard in Sonoma wine country

o    Amenities at the Inn include a spa, a two-mile jogging path through the vineyards and a den where guests can curl up in front of the giant stone fireplace

o    All guest rooms feature patios or balconies

o    $199/nt. (56% off) w/2-for-1 breakfast, $25 spa credit, $50 dining credit at famed John Ash & Co. and VIP tastings at DeLoach and White Oak Wineries

  • Travel through August




Adventure Down Under, Australia

o    Roundtrip airfare from LA on Virgin Australia

o    8 nights’ accommodations in 4-Star hotels

o    4 nights in Sydney

o    4 nights in Cairns

o    Three tours: full-day Great Barrier Reef tour, half-day small-group Sydney tour and full-day Blue Mountain tour (with wildlife park visit and lunch)

o    Snorkel the Great Barrier Reef, see the cosmopolitan sights and sounds of Sydney, and catch stunning vistas from the sandstone ridges of the Blue Mountains, a UNESCO World Heritage Site

o    Intra-country flights included

o    $2359/pp ($710 off)

  • Travel July-Sep.
  • Note: Travel to Australia requires a visa; this can be purchased for $25 per person at time of booking through Artisan Traveler


This segment aired on the KTLA Morning News on Sunday May 25, 2014