Travel Tip Tuesday: Booking a Last Minute Deal with Contiki

6878EURS2013Summer may be in full swing but that doesn’t mean you have to miss out on the fun!  It’s not too late to travel to Europe or anywhere for that matter, so what better time to take advantage of Contiki’s last minute deals?

Check out the quick infographic below to see how you can get yourself a seat on an upcoming Contiki tour and make this one of your best summers yet!

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Travel Tip Tuesday: Special Photo Sessions on Tour

Ngoc_Nola_thumbnailTraveling to an exotic, far-off destination gives many travelers a reason to celebrate.  We travel to celebrate our birthdays, special milestones (shout-out to all the high school and college graduates in the Class of 2013!), or they want to have an amazing backdrop for a special event, such an engagement or even holiday photos!

Contiki traveler Ngoc L. (featured in Contiki’s new Americas brochure, pictured left) decided to enhance her Berlin & Prague + Vienna tour with Contiki by adding a special photo session on her tour – she recently got engaged and wanted Prague as her backdrop.

Read on as she tells Contiki why she wanted to take advantage of her European vacation to capture some amazing shots of her and her future husband!

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Travel Tip Tuesday: Review Your Trip

6858EURS2013Travel is a personal experience and you could be traveling on a Contiki with 49 other people, but it’s likely that your thoughts, feelings, and memories from the trip will vary from person to person.  The best time of your life may not measure up to someone else’s best time of their life – you never know!

Why not pay it forward and let others know exactly what made your experience so stellar?  Armed with your world traveler knowledge, it’s time to put those thoughts on paper – it’s time to review your trip!

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Where to Wednesday: Contiki’s Wild Western

ChinatownYou don’t need always need a passport to uncover adventure – the United States holds fifty nifty states that provide a wealth of eye-opening experiences.  With summer around the corner, we’re highlighting some of our favorite beaches – and if you’re looking for a coastal getaway in the U.S., there’s no better place to look than the Pacific Coast.

Contiki’s Wild Western is the perfect choice if you’re looking for the best of the West Coast, a little Vegas flair, and some one-on-one time with nature.  Check out fun experiences you’ll uncover in California, Arizona, and Nevada!

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