Travel Deals and Steals (Sep 7 to Sep 14)

Travel Deals and Steals (Sep 7 to Sep 14)
Stay in a houseboat by the Murray River in Australia and go on a Barossa Valley Tour as part of Chan Brothers 8D South Australia Unforgettable Houseboat experience. Photo: Chan Brothers
Chan Brothers Down Under & Korea sale; Win Jetstar’s Okinawan Wedding Celebration experience; Cathay Pacific promotional fares
Published: 4:00 AM, September 7, 2017

Chan Brothers Down Under & Korea Spotlight Sale

Enjoy travel deals at the Chan Brothers event from tomorrow to Sunday. For selected Australia, New Zealand or Free & Easy+ holiday package bookings, travellers can enjoy up to S$1,200 off per couple. Or, get S$800 off per cabin with a purchase of selected Australia and New Zealand cruise tour package. Alternatively, check out an eight-day South Australia Unforgettable Houseboat Experience Semi Tour from S$2,488. Every couple booking the package will be eligible for a discount of up to S$800. The package includes a three-night houseboat stay, a Barossa Valley tour with wine tasting and a three-night stay in Adelaide with a city tour. For visitors who purchase selected Korea package tours, the second traveller can enjoy up to S$1,000 off, or fly free. The event will be held at South Bridge Road, Fook Hai Building Levels 1 and 7. Visit:

Cathay Pacific promotional fares for two

Cathay Pacific is offering two-to-go fares to selected destinations. Fly to Shanghai from S$378, to Beijing/Hangzhou/Fuzhou/Qingdao from S$408 and New York from S$1,188 in economy class. The offer is valid for travel between Oct 1 to Jan 31 next year, but bookings must be made by tomorrow (Sept 8). Visit for more information.

Win Jetstar’s Ultimate Okinawan Wedding Celebration experience

Couples rejoice! Jetstar is giving away a package worth S$20,000 to one lucky couple in conjunction with the airline’s newly launched thrice-weekly non-stop flights to Okinawa, Japan. The winning couple will have the opportunity to renew their vows on board the flight on Nov 17 and receive up to 12 pairs of return fight tickets for their friends and family. The tickets are valid for travel from Nov 17 to 20. It will also include three nights accomodation with breakfast for up to 12 people and a photographer for the trip. To participate, go to Jetstar Asia’s Facebook page, locate the contest post and share why you and your partner should be picked. The contest will end on Sept 18. The contest is only open to couples who are legally married before Nov 17. For more information, visit

The Ultimate Couples’ Getaway with Hotel G

Hotel G Singapore is offering two staycation packages for couples this month. The Explore the Bay package is priced at S$428++ per night for the king-bedded Good Room, inclusive of two adult tickets to Gardens by the Bay and the Singapore River Cruise as well as daily breakfast for two. Or, check out the #staycayforbae package starting at S$188++ per night, which comes with a pair of movie tickets at The Cathay and daily buffet breakfast for two. The Explore the Bay package requires a minimum booking of two nights stay. It is valid for stay anytime from now until Oct 31, while the #staycayforbae package is valid for stay until Dec 31. Book by Sept 30. Visit for more information.

Evian’s social media contest for two to Seoul

Buy a bottle of Evian natural mineral water, take a photo with the bottle, and share how you “live young” with Evian on its Facebook Page with the hashtag evianOversizeSG. The winner with the most creative post will win a four-day, three-night stay at the six-star Signiel hotel in Seoul and get to enjoy the brand new Evian spa treatment. There will also be five gift cards worth S$100 each up for grabs. The contest ends on Nov 30.