Published on : Friday, April 4, 2014
Easter is the oldest of the Christian festivals. Easter remembers the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ and globally encompasses three specific days of celebration. In Australia there is a fourth day taken as a part of the holiday.The Easter long weekend is one of two major holiday periods in the year, Christmas being the other, when many people travel and holiday.This Year Easter Sunday falls on 20th April.
Whether you’re looking for a romantic couples getaway, a sun-soaked family holiday by the beach or a lively city break for a group of friends this Easter 2014, Budget Travel has the holiday for you. From the rugged mountain ranges, vast ski slopes and white sandy beaches of Spain, to the mysterious origins of the temples, mummies and pyramids in Egypt. From the busy sun resorts and scenic country villages of Portugal to the historical sites and relaxed beach holidays in Greece. From the stunning Italian cities of Rome, Venice and Florence to the party nights experienced in Ayia Napa, Budget Travel has a holiday for everyone.
Travel Supermarket has featured 10 best destinations to spend this Easter vacation including Florida, Spain ,North Africa, European cities, UK seaside resorts, UK cottage holidays, The Canary Islands , Caribbean, Mediterranean islands and “ Somewhere different ” for an off-beat holiday. They are offering lucrative discounts on packages this season.
Check in at any of three Crown Melbourne properties for Easter and enjoy a range of accommodation packages. Guests to Crown Metropol will enjoy a two-night “Family Retreat” package, which includes a family pass to Village Cinemas and a family pass to gaming centre, Galactic Circus from $548. At Crown Towers, the two-night “Family Time” package includes valet parking and access to the indoor pool from $570. Or choose to stay overnight at Crown Promenade with the “Easter Escape” package from $285 and receive buffet breakfast, valet parking, Wi-Fi and Lindt chocolates.
Get away to the Gold Coast where a free night and spa voucher are included in your 4.5-star hotel stay. Pay from $165 a person, twin share, over Easter at the Watermark Hotel and Spa just metres from the beach. You will stay in a superior twin room and receive a gift voucher per room to put towards a treatment at the L’Aqua Day Spa.