Friday, August 1, 2008

Episode 74, Last Minute Vacations from Pittsburgh

These are show notes from two travel agents that returned my last minute calls to be on my show so I feel fairly certain that they can handle last minute travel plans out of Pittsburgh.

Lynn Kubrick-Ciccarelli
Bella Vacations
an Associate of Valerie Wilson Travel
Certified Virtuoso Travel Planner

I am a international travel planner. I can book air, cruise, hotel, tours, trains to destinations around the world. Give advise about the destination and find the best rates.

I talk to the client and find out what they are looking for and assist them with selcting the ideal trip for them.

My goal is to design the perfect trip for that client.

Suggestions for Romantic Getaways

2 night getaway New York
Take a Jet Blue flight in the morning. Stay at the Giraffe Hotel. Go to a play. Have a late dessert.
Visit central park have Sunday Morning brunch. Go to one of the many museums. Catch your flight home.

3 day Weekend getaway. Drive to Niagara on the Lake. Sat to Monday. Best rates.
Stay at the Shaw Club. Get one of the updated rooms. Request a Wine Lovers Package. It includes winery tours and dinner

4 day getaway. non stop flights Cancun. Leave on Thurs return on a Sunday. Check out the new Secrets Resort. Fly out of PIT at 7 AM arrive into Cancun at 9:30 AM. Private transfer off to Secrets Resort for a romantic All-inclusive holiday.

Info about me on

Recently i was a semi finalist on the NBC Wedding/Honeymoon show. My honeymoon made the first cut.

I am a member of the Aussie Specialist Team this year.

I am an international travel planner. Recently i assisted a client with a 3 1/2 month trip around the world.

Salley Dennia
Global Kingdom Travel

About my travel Biz.

It is set up to be an online travel agency in which the customers can go to book their own travel, but if they require a personal touch, then I will be happy to asist them with booking. My site offers a variety of services such as International travel on
car rentals
all inclusive trips
last minute trips and deals
trips for under $250.00
Also offers Golf packages where you can pay for golf tee times & other golf events
Outdoors events such as fishing and hunting
Tickets to sporting events
Tickets to Theater shows such as The Bennedum & Heinz Hall
Honeymoon Registry for brides to register and someone can give the gift of a massage or help to pay for the honeymoon instead of buying a toaster or an iron.
You can order flowers & have them delivered to someone.
You can even purchase cars on my web site at $300 below invoice.
There are pre existing cruise packages already set up on the web site just choose the date & destination in which you would like to cruise.
My web site is to book travel
My other web site is for travel franchise business information.
For a small investment customers have the option of joining to become their very own travel agency!

Questions for the guests:

Where is a good driving trip from Pittsburgh?
What are some good deals out of Pittsburgh?
What are the trends in travel?
Are there any non stop flights for last minute getaways.

Entrepreneurial Thursdays Moves to Firewaters

"Entrepreneurial Thursdays"

Rhythm Jazz & Blues Happy Hour Show

Starting August 7 "Entrepreneurial Thursdays" is moving to Firewater's North Shore Saloon. Firewater's is located on the North Shore at 120 Federal Street (412.323.4688). Firewater's is located at the intersection of Federal Street and General Robinson directly across the street from PNC Park. From downtown you can just cross the 6th Street bridge and you are there. There is ample parking at outdoor and indoor parking lots as well as street parking.

August show's at Firewater's include August 7, "Serial Entrepreneurs", and August 21, "MIT Enterprise Forum: Entrepreneurs & Opportunities". There will be no shows on August 14 and August 28.

We thank you for your past support of the show and look forward to seeing you at Firewater's.