Rita did an amazing job organizing and advising us on our Parisian honeymoon. She came up with creative ideas and sent us to some really interesting areas of the city we never would have thought to go. All in all she was an A++!!! Brian G

The baggage fees keep coming

Alaska Airlines is the latest to announce increases in checked baggage fees this week. MVP and MVP Gold are exempt from baggage fees until the third checked bag. The new fees go into effect on July 7, 2009. Piece Number Charge 1st Bag $15 (USD) one way 2nd Bag $25 (USD) one way 3rd Bag $50 (USD) one way Alaska will have a baggage guarantee but only from July 7 through December 19th: Effective July Read more…

Why you need to travel this year

I doubt many people have hollow feelings about money spent on a multigenerational trip with their family, or a girlfried getaway or a destination wedding or a visit to the land of their ancestors. These are experiences that can’t rust, will never break, and can never be lost. They don’t depreciate; they only appreciate. They are the very best investments in the future. Life doesn’t stand still in bad times. Your children will only have Read more…

Windstar Cruises – Amazing Deals!

Book by March 28th! $1199* per person on the following cruises: Apr 25 – 7 day Lisbon to Barcelona Apr 26 – 7 day Barcelona to Rome May 10 – 7 day Rome to Nice Call or email Sheryl, your Windstar Specialist at Stellar Travel 800.445.3265 or sheryl@stellartravel.com *Government fees and taxes are additional

Hello Reykjavik!

News from the Port of Seattle: On July 22, Icelandair, a new carrier for Sea-Tac, will inaugurate four non-stops flights a week to Reykjavik with convenient connections to cities throughout Europe. The planned schedule: Seattle to Reykjavik (Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday) Departs Arrives 3:30 p.m. 6:45 a.m. Reykjavik to Seattle (Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday) Departs Arrives 6 p.m. 5:45 p.m. Nonstop connections through the Reykavik hub will include flights to Copenhagen, Oslo, Stavanger, Read more…