Yes, his so much waited-for time of the year is back. We are all waiting for the best promotions and sales to buy already our Christmas presents and those gifts for ourselves we’ve always wanted. Even with the travel industry suffering particularly due to a worldwide pandemic, many are the deals and promotions you can find in several sectors. If you are planning your next trip, here are great Black Friday deals for travel-related products and services such as hotels, tours and handy accessories
Black Friday Hotel Deals
Like every year, Booking is offering interesting sales and promotions for Black Friday with 30% off your next stay on selected rooms and properties at participating properties. However, read carefully the small print because there are some terms and conditions.
To use Black Friday Deals, in fact, customers must book between 18th November 2021 and 1st December 2021 and stay between 18th November 2021 and 30th June 2022. Promotion of 30% off is pretty sweet to either save money altogether or afford a more expensive property you wouldn’t book otherwise.
Even though it’s not always easy to plan a trip so far ahead, you can always start and book as several properties on Booking often offer the opportunity to cancel within a certain timeframe.
Black Friday Tour Deals
If you are planning or thinking about your next trip, you are bound to find some pretty sweet deals in the guided tour department. Whether you are looking for a single-day city tour or a few weeks on the other side of the world, get ready to discover great trip packages sales and offers.
Looking for a tour to India to challenge your adaptation skills? Or planning your dream holiday to Europe or Italy guided trip? You don’t want to miss the offers of G Adventures with a nice sale of up to 30% off. Not all tours are included and discounts depend on when you book your trip, when is the trip going to take place and how big is the group booking it.
On the other hand, if you are looking for single-day tours, half-a-day trips or even tours of a couple of hours, companies like Take Walks and Get Your Guide will have you covered in several destinations and with a good wealth of trip styles. Take Walks runs tours in many European countries including Italy, France, England (mainly London), Spain, Greece, especially Athens, and Portugal but also in the US in cities like New York and San Francisco.
I’m sure you all know Get Your Guide, they run tours pretty much all over the world. We took one with them in Budapest and everything went nice and smooth. It looks like this year for Black Friday GYG will give you a 10% discount on any tour if you download their app and apply the APP10 promo code. Click here for more info.
If you are into food (and why shouldn’t you??), check out Eating Europe website because they have a pretty yummy 25% discount on all their food tours and cards for this Black Friday. Perfect if you are planning your next trip or if you want to buy some early Christmas gifts. They cover several destinations in Italy, including Rome and Florence, as well as other cities such as London, Amsterdam, Lisbon, Prague, Paris, Strasbourg and Porto.
Travel Accessories Deals
Amazon is one of the biggest promoters of Black Friday deals and since you can find pretty much anything and everything, you can buy now whatever you need for your next trip. Whether it’s a portable blender, a carry-on suitcase, a neck pillow, or a baby changing unit, you can take advantage of the seasonal promotions.
When looking for travel accessories on sale, this is also a perfect occasion to seize to buy a perfect gift for your traveler friend, travel-related books and also more expensive goods like a travel laptop or a photo camera.
If you are traveling to countries like China or Iran, where the local government applies filters to some websites, traveling with a VPN is useful and sometimes necessary. Whether it’s social media such as Facebook and Twitter or services including emails or movie streaming websites, there are many places where you will need a VPN.
After ruining my phone with dodgy free VPN providers, I have switched to ExpressVPN and never looked back. It doesn’t clog the phone or any other device, it’s pretty light, very fast and links to a huge amount of servers. This year, they are offering Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals to be purchased between Friday 26th and Monday 29th of November: 3 extra free months of subscription.