Sweet Escapes On Valentines’ Day

Scratching Your Head Looking For Sweet Escapes On Valentine’s Day? 

Valentine's Day Romantic Getaways
Valentine’s Day Romantic Getaways

Valentine’s Day is one week away! For those who are scratching your head to figure out a romantic getaway, here are some awesome ideas:

Valentine's Day Romantic Getaways
Happy tourists taking a self portrait with phone in front of Duomo cathedral,Milan – Couple travelling in Italy

Enjoy the Last Bit of Winter in a Ski tour

A couple days ago on Groundhog Day, our legendary Groundhog Punxsutawney Phil predicts early spring for 2019 – while the majority of us are glad, this is not necessarily good news for all the snow lovers out there! You’d better cherish the moment and take your loved ones to a ski trip while supply last.

2-Day Vermont Mount Snow Ski Tour from New York

 

Wine is a must: a day trip to Napa Valley

Good wine is a must for any celebrations. For those who are close to the wine country, Valentine’s Day is the perfect timing to take a trip to Napa Valley. You can visit some of the best wineries in the U.S and enjoy wine-tasting.

1-Day Napa Valley, Sonoma Wine Country, and Muir Woods Tour from San Francisco

 

Splurge for the Special Day

Is it possible to get a round trip to Niagara Falls from New York in a day? Yes of course! Surprise your other half with this luxurious excursion to the spectacular view by taking this airplane trip. This is probably a once in a lifetime experience.

1-Day Fly to Niagara Falls Tour from New York

 

Weekend at the Tropical Paradise

One of the many meanings of the word “aloha” is love – which makes Hawaii the place to go if you are looking for an expedition to a tropical island. Enjoy a couple’s spa session, followed by a romantic private dinner at the beach. Sounds like a good plan isn’t it?

3-Day Hawaii Deluxe Tour from Hilo/Honolulu (Big Island)

 

The Disney World Never Gets Old

Pay a visit to the Walt Disney World should always be an ace option for lovebirds – after all, what would be better than celebrating your love in a fairy tale? You can start your day from taking a romantic Carriage ride, to ending it with a kiss under the splendid firework show. Hold on to those Valentine-themed photo shoots – you will be looking at them over and over again remembering this wonderful date.

2-Day Orlando Theme Parks Tour from Miami (2 Parks at Your Choice)

 

For more Valentines’ Day inspirations, check out our Valentines’ Day page https://www.taketours.com/deals/romantic-getaways/

What to Pack for a Perfect Yellowstone Trip

Do you know what to pack for that perfect Yellowstone trip?

What to Pack for a Perfect Yellowstone Trip
Yellowstone-Midway Geyser Basin

For those who crave adventure in the great outdoors, Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming is a paradise. It was the very first national park in the United States, covering over 3,000 square miles of majestic wilderness and attracting over 3 million visitors every year.

There are many possible accommodations in the park, depending on your personal needs. Anyone who is ready to answer the call of the wild with a resounding, Yes! can get the full Yellowstone experience by pitching a tent at one of the many campgrounds. On the other side of the coin, for those who love the outdoors, but want a warm, comfortable bed to sleep in, there are fantastic lodges in the park, available all year round.

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Ski Trip Packing Checklist

What To Pack And Not To Pack? Ski Trip Packing Checklist

Ski Trip Packing Checklist
Ski Trip in Winter

Winter clothes are much bulkier, so before traveling this winter, remember to really think about whether you really need something before packing it! At TakeTours.com, we thought we’d help out with a bit of the anxiety and give you some friendly tips for your ski trip packing checklist you may or may not already be aware of:

  • Consider packing a duffel bag instead of a suitcase; you’ll get a little more wiggle room on storage space. If you prefer a suitcase, we would recommend bringing an empty duffel bag in your suitcase to use on the way back, if needed.
  • Remember to bring WARM clothes, such as sweaters, gloves/mittens, hats, scarves, socks (waterproof whenever possible, We recommend hiking socks!).

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TakeTours.com Cyber Monday Sale – featuring tours from as low as $1!

Biggest Discount of the Year! – Join us for Cyber Monday Sale

TakeTours.com Cyber Monday Sale - featuring tours from as low as $1!
Cyber Monday at TakeTours

Cyber Monday is the biggest day for online shopping of the year. Mimicking retail stores, ecommerce has improved on the American tradition of Black Friday. No need for carrying bags or getting stuck in traffic, the best deals can be found right in the comfort of your own home. At TakeTours.com, we have the biggest discounts of the year for this special day sale (November 26th). In fact, tours are starting at just $1!

Opening at midnight on Monday November 26th, dozens of tours will be discounted to the lowest prices we’ve ever advertised! No matter where you are, or where you want to go, TakeTours has a Cyber Monday deal just for you. Shop from the comfort of your home and pick the deal that works for you and your family

 

Japan And South Korea: Two New Destinations To Explore

Explore Japan And South Korea. Two Beautiful Destinations Not To Be Overlooked.

Mount Fuji and Cherry Tree
Mount Fuji and Cherry Tree

Japan and South Korea are two countries you need to witness, breath, experience and feel for yourself. From high speed trains with bento boxes to feast along the way, intriguing fire rituals at Shinto shrines, to bathing in rejuvenating hot springs after a long day of activities. Japan and South Korea will have you coming back for more!

TakeTours is excited to provide customers with more destination options in Asia. The first tours have been released in partnership with leading local tour operators in Japan and South Korea. We expect to release more tours and vacation packages across Asia in the upcoming months as we establish partnerships with the major tour companies in the region. It’s exciting to expand tour services in these two countries, giving customers more options to travel!

Himeji, Japan – April 3, 2016: Himeji Castle with beautiful cherry blossom in spring season. It is regarded as the finest surviving example of prototypical Japanese castle architecture

Japan is known for being a sovereign island country in East Asia. It is often called the “Land of the Rising Sun”. Korea is the perfect balance between modern and traditional. It’s also known for some delicious food like their famous BBQ and exotic kimchi. Every year, these two beautiful countries host millions of tourists looking to explore and learn the countries’ fascinating history.

Korean style architecture at Bukchon Hanok Village
Traditional Korean style architecture at Bukchon Hanok Village in Seoul, South Korea.

FIT (Free Independent Travelers) are becoming an increasingly popular and affordable option compared to customized/private tours or personal tours. We are excited to help travelers easily search, compare and book tour tickets online as they arrange their East Asia trips.

Crowds pass below colorful signs in Akihabara
Tokyo, Japan – August 1, 2015: Crowds pass below colorful signs in Akihabara. The well known electronics district specializes in the sales of video games, anime, manga, and computer goods.

Our partners offer sightseeing tours and vacation packages from one day to multi-days. Tours in Japan and Korea can be taken from bustling Tokyo and zen-like Kyoto to playful Osaka and connect to popular destinations like Nara, Todaiji, Nagoya, Gangwondo and more.

Tour packages  include transportation and hotel accommodations for the duration of the trip. Don’t let us tell you everything. Start planning your Asia getaway today and see it first hand.