Anaheim, April 28, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Premier Ireland and Scotland destination specialist, Brendan Vacations, is offering summer savings with a limited-time deal to save up to $400 per couple on air-inclusive guided packages by May 15, 2014.* Not only will travelers see the iconic sights like St. Patrick's Cathedral, Edinburgh Castle, Ring of Kerry, Blarney Castle and the scenic Highlands, they'll go deeper into each destination with unique experiences found only when traveling with Brendan. Plus, those who've previously traveled with Brendan Vacations (or with one of its sister brands, including Trafalgar or Insight Vacations) within the past five years, can save an additional 5%. ** Details can be found HERE.
Travel to Ireland and Scotland is hotter than ever with cultural events like Scotland's 2014 Homecoming celebration, unique history, lush landscapes and diverse cities. As proud and passionate locals, Brendan pulls from their authentic Irish roots to showcase the best ways to see their favorite places with unique experiences. Explore Edinburgh's Royal Mile with a local historian, visit one of Ireland's oldest pubs and meet the owner for a musical evening, or share a home-cooked meal at the working farm of an Irish family.
On popular 16-day Best of Ireland & Scotland, travelers will visit the Glengoyne Whisky Distillery for a tour and tasting in Glasgow, get a Unique Insight into the history of one of the world's most famous ships, the Titanic Belfast, and stay overnight at a traditional Irish country-estate. And on 9-day Castles & Manors, be invited into the home of a local Irish family to share an authentic meal, go behind the scenes at Belleek Pottery to witness skilled craftsmen create timeless work and overnight at two historic castles.
With a dedicated team to make sure every need is taken care of, Brendan allows the opportunity for travelers to explore Ireland and Scotland and all its wonders in comfort, with the confidence that all of the details have been handled for a memorable and hassle-free vacation. Each trip includes an expert Travel Director and Local Experts, VIP entry to must-see sights, most meals, transportation by luxury coach and more.
Brendan's best-selling Ireland Guided Vacations include:
- 6-day Irish Heritage - Savor authentic flavors at a banquet dinner at a medieval castle, enjoy a whiskey tasting at the home of Jameson Irish Whiskey, overnight at an extraordinary Castle Hotel.
- 9-day Enchanting Emerald Isle - See local artisans at work with a private tour at the House of Waterford Crystal, get a guided tour of St. Patrick's Cathedral, enjoy morning coffee at a real working farm.
- 11-day Best of Ireland - Visit the Dunbrody Famine Ship to gain a Unique Insight into the plight of the Irish, be the private guests of a local family for a lunch experience foraging for local wild plants, visit the country's most romantic castle with a walk through the Victorian Walled Garden.
For more information order a free brochure online or view the 2014 Ireland & Scotland Brendan Vacations brochure.
To book, or create your own Brendan vacation, please contact your travel professional, a Brendan Specialist at 800.421.8446, or visit BrendanVacations.com.
About Brendan Vacations
Brendan Vacations, the Ireland Specialist, is a leading US tour operator offering Guided Vacations and FIT arrangements in Ireland. Brendan, represented by its sister company Trafalgar, also offers a vast assortment of Worldwide Guided Vacations. Established in 1969, its portfolio includes uniquely-inspired customized travel options in Ireland and immersive vacation experiences in the UK, Europe, Eastern Europe & the Balkans, Russia, Asia Australia, New Zealand, USA, Canada, Mexico, South and Central America. With high quality products, friendly service and competitive pricing, Brendan Vacations offers memorable experiences for every client.
Headquartered in Anaheim, the company is a respected brand of The Travel Corporation. Brendan has made Ireland its second home for over 45 years, and a Dublin office contracts product and manages inbound traffic for cruise lines, incentive houses, meeting planners and tour operators. Brendan Vacations is a founding member of USTOA and other professional affiliations include ASTA, PATA, OSSN and NTA.
* Savings of $400 per couple ($200 per person) are valid on new air-inclusive 2014 Ireland & Scotland Guided Vacations booked between 4/4/14-5/15/14 (code: 14EBAIR200). Full payment for the entire vacation package (land and air) must be made by 5/15/14 or by the normal final payment date, whichever comes first. Valid for travel departing between 5/1/14 and 10/31/14. Combinable with all brochure discounts (except Early Payment Discounts) and show coupons, but not combinable with other promotional offers (including Last Minute Deals). Not valid on all itineraries, including Independent Vacations. Subject to availability and may be withdrawn at any time without notice. **5% Past Guest (Travel Club) Discount valid on the land-only portion of the vacation when booked within five years of last Brendan Vacations, Trafalgar, or Insight Vacations trip. For more information please visit BrendanVacations.com. CST# 2084503-20
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