Daines's Deal Reel: Edition One

Crank up the colour, and take your places, as we welcome to the stage, the one, the only, Miiiiiiiss Daines!

Hello everyone! My name’s Francoise, and I’ll be your host for a weekly round-up of the very best deals sweeping through STA Travel this week.

Travel Deals from Francoise

Francoise presents her trusty Deal Reel.

You’ll catch me every Friday from here on in, so make sure you subscribe to the new blog, and never miss my inside tips and tricks on the best travel deals of the moment.

I’m conveniently located slap-bang in the middle of the office; which means I’m privy to a plethora of deals, discounts and markdowns. So many in fact, I just need to tell someone! Or everyone. This week I’ve chosen six to screeeeeam and shout about…enjoy!

Get 15{8105bc8a7da0e4ee2985a05e217cd0e1bef95b551bf8bafd62a449e444182173} off our Beaches and Reefs Australia adventure tour

Do you like beaches? Do you like reefs? Do you like fun? Hurrah, have we got the tour for you…Spend two weeks exploring the East coast of Aus; snorkel around the Whitsundays, 4×4 on Fraser Island, spend time at surf camp, hug a koala or two and get a tan to make the cast of TOWIE well jel. Grab that deal!

Save 20{8105bc8a7da0e4ee2985a05e217cd0e1bef95b551bf8bafd62a449e444182173} on a Nairobi to Cape Town adventure!

Save a massive £499 on this epic 40 day tour of the land of dusty plains, amazing wildlife, and the vuvuzela. You’ll discover the many, many delights of Africa. There are quite a few! Highlights include searching out the ‘Big 5’ in the Serengeti, chillaxing on the beaches on Zanzibar, climbing sand dunes and meeting the bushmen of the Kalahari.Grab that deal!
Harvesting Seagrass

Harvesting Seagrass | Image courtesy of Tscherno

Australia 2 berth campervans from £32 per day!

Road trip calling! You might not look as cool in a campervan as you would in a convertible, but with accommodation, a fully equipped kitchenette and insurance all included who cares?! Campervans are a really cost effective way of exploring a land as large as Australia, especially when they’re only from £32 per day. What are you waiting for? Load up that MP3 and hit the road. Grab that deal!

Ski accommodation for a week from only £78!

Get a week’s 3 star accommodation in La Plagne, France, from only £78 per person. That works out to about £11.14 per night. Er, yes please! Spend a week on high altitude and uncrowded pistes, perfecting your ‘fakies’ and making fun of the ‘Joeys’ (can you tell I just Googled ski slang?) Grab that deal!

See the Best of the West USA from only £850!

This 15 day tour through California and Arizona will take you to the places you see in movies and think, “I’m going to go there one day.” The Grand Canyon, Las Vegas, Death Valley and San Francisco are all wrapped up in a two week sojourn that is guaranteed to get you happy. Sitting around camp fires, having a beer in a real cowboy bar and cycling through Yosemite Valley are just a few of the unforgettable experiences to be had. And there’s loads more… Grab that deal!

Uncover India from £509!

You want amazing cities, historical wonders, and out of this world beaches? Oh, go on then! Join this 15 day tour from Delhi and I’ll even throw in the Taj Mahal, Jaipur, breathtaking lakes, Raj-era palaces and Mount Abu, as you snake all the way down the West Coast to Mumbai, finishing in the beach-paradise-party-capital of Goa. And that’s just the half of it… Grab that deal!

There you have it, my premier travel deals, right from the heart of STA Travel! So, can you help me out? Which deals float your boat? The more I know, the more I can go on the hunt for deals that you really want!

Also, just to keep you in the loop; I won’t be here for the next two weeks; I’m off to New Zealand for the first time. But don’t worry, you’ll find my bff, Emma, right here on the Deal Reel, with a round-up of the week’s very best deals. See you when I get back x