Travelzoo: Travelsmart – Bangkok And Borneo

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Chris and Lu share this week’s hottest travel deals.

Escape to Southeast Asia

Bangkok and Borneo


Roundtrip airfare from LAX (flight to Kuching, Malaysia; return from Bangkok)

8 nights’ upscale accommodations

  • 2 nights in Kuching, Malaysia; 2 in Batang Ai, Malaysia; and 4 in Bangkok

All intra-Asia flights included

Highlights: In Borneo, cruise the South China Sea to Bako National Park, spot orangutans in their natural habitat and take a

ride down Malaysia’s Engkari River to an Iban longhouse — where an entire village lives under one roof; then journey to

modern Bangkok to see the Reclining Buddha and other ancient temples

Daily breakfast and five lunches

In-depth sightseeing tours with an English-speaking guide in a group of 20 or less

Ground transportation within each country

  • $1999/pp

Travel Dec. 3 and +$100 for travel select dates Jan.-May; deal through Friendly Planet



Hard Rock Hotel San Diego

San Diego


Trendy 4-Star hotel in the heart of SD’s Gaslamp Quarter that’s adorned with memorabilia of music greats

Property is one of the Top 25 Trendiest Hotels in the U.S. (according to 2012 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards)

Guests get complimentary nightclub VIP access for two

  • $110/nt. (60% off)

Travel over Thanksgiving and Christmas; some surrounding dates at $129



Laguna Cliffs Marriott Resort & Spa

Dana Point


Luxury AAA 4-Diamond newly-renovated resort located close to famed Doheny State Beach and Dana Point Harbor

Resort is home to a 14,000-sq.ft. spa, 2 restaurants, 2 heated outdoor pools and fitness center

Several world-class golf courses are within 5-10 miles

  • $179/nt. (40% off)
    • Deal includes valet parking ($32) and waived resort fee ($25)


Travel daily through Jan. 5, inc. Thanksgiving and Christmas


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