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Economy is tough but there are still a lot of you out there who are looking forward to taking a vacation and guess what the good news is that next year could be a very good one.
For travel lot of deals to be had out there what are some of the hottest deals we'll find out.
-- -- brown a senior editor travelocity and joins us now Genevieve welcome.
Listen it's a slowing economy a lot of people are having tough times that said the people who do have the money take a vacation it's going to be a very good.
Opportunity for them where some of the hottest deal.
Its shares some of the hottest deals are in cruising and hotels right now.
I -- the late fixation can get so focused on saving twenty dollars on a flight.
When really should be looking towards hotel deals and cruises for the past values hotels discounting across the board.
Adding banning promotions like.
Free room upgrades free breakfast kids -- -- hanging every category our hotel including the four seasons the most upscale hotels -- well.
-- a third night free promotion at many many.
Even if you if the pay more for flight -- all the baggage fees etc.
you can probably save it on the other absolutely 2009 has already been pointed the year of the travel deal.
People are dispatching point five travelocity near the travel they'll be Associated Press called the year of the -- Home port cruising no -- acquired as a good opportunity for last minute travel to that the crews leading what -- -- And January 3 on -- 549 dollars per person for all.
Nights in the eastern Caribbean where they're going Cuba Haiti where else now we're going to think comments I think John also -- -- good good that's good news.
-- -- -- -- -- -- What about airfares though what are airfare is doing because we talked repeatedly -- And couldn't year about the capacity cuts are airfares holding up or -- discounted fares well they're starting to soften and -- this is the first time we've seen -- in many years it's good news for travelers you know not great for the airlines of course -- saffron has many industries are.
But it's going to be great you know we might get -- statuary can fly across country for reasonable fair hopefully people will have the money to I would take vacations.
We if you shake out do you think it's in his hotel chains that are offered such big deals that leads me to believe that to some of -- might be heard Vegas.
Al Vegas great deals in Vegas for an anchor at Bally's and caesar's right now and -- other properties as -- Certainly the hotel industry is suffering a lot of industries are.
They want your business is a buyer's market take advantage of every single promotion to get the most that you -- you've been around the world.
Okay so we're -- go on a budget right now what are some of the hottest if you just say listen let's go someplace exotic.
It's -- also have to be reasonably priced would you go.
Well you wanna go very -- and I go to Bali Indonesia as the week that -- a lot of buying power over there and have from the most.
Amazing resorts in the entire world at a fraction of what you pay them.
In the United States coming closer to home I would consider ski vacation this -- -- starts hurting.
But getting a lot of -- there are -- at ten feet of snow Lake Tahoe so far I had out Colorado they're getting -- -- two and a lots of discounts.
Even on New -- we -- we don't see them.
Dollar's been stronger are at least compared to earlier this.
Here -- are you getting better deals if you want to go to Europe now.
Definitely out you know that they dollar a woman who's going to Europe right yet you know it was it was very I don't know how can -- felt -- -- should I go Genevieve it.
I don't last summer and we're starting to get a little bit more firm mining you're still going to be expensive one -- my check out this here.
I slammed -- economy's doing.
And I had been one of the most expensive destinations to visit in the -- until now actually born half hour flight from the East Coast were quick and don't watch the battle you know all of but what -- that would that would Interbank borrowing got to -- volcano he'll be helping out with your tours and.
And you can also I saw this you're going Europe back you know I'll drive -- of for the super cheap and right like flying courier and -- that they have I think I think there if you fly to Europe but like you a couple of days in Iceland on your way to get like -- -- free stopover held cheap low -- to Europe.
Yes pretty good fat and a hotel with -- -- with the savings you have to offset with all the closure after biker the so called the -- Brilliant in the summertime they have almost 22 hours of sunlight and -- in the golfing at midnight and went into effect in Iceland actually very cool right.
Gotta be around those like people wearing the swan dress is.
Your fastest -- I do remember that I know everybody that I wanted to Genevieve Shaw brown senior editor at travelocity and Kennedy thank you very much happy travels.
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