Spring break is around the corner (and for some, already here) and summer vacations are not far behind. With the travel season in full swing, it’s time to start making your travel plans. The LA Times Travel and Adventure Show is a great place to start your plans and an even better spot to find a travel deal.
Here are three reasons it is well worth your time, and money, to visit the LA Times Travel and Adventure Show.
1. Admission price is affordable.
Tickets to the Travel and Adventure Show are $12.00 per person at the door and $9.00 if you buy in advance online. For that price, you get access to over 400 exhibitors from around the world. You will find booths covering interests from beachside relaxation in Indonesia to Southern-style adventures in New Orleans. Ready to buy your ticket? Visit the LAtimes.com to purchase tickets.
2. You get access to travel deals and promotions.
Not only will you find all the information needed to plan your next travel adventure, you will also get access to numerous travel deals and promotions. Several exhibitors are offering promotions, including treats like winning a five-day/five-night trip to Costa Rica (which includes not only food and lodging, but also surf lessons, yoga, and massages). You will also find deals like discounts on condominium rentals, travel gear, and vacation packages. Check out the Show Promotions to see a full list of this year’s deals.
3. You can get travel tips and attend workshops.
As they say, “Information is priceless.” The Travel and Adventure Show hosts presentations and workshops from several renowned speakers. Some of this year’s featured speakers include, Samantha Brown, a travel host on the Travel Channel; Arthur Frommer, creator of the well-known Frommer’s travel guides; and Rick Steves, host, writer and producer of the TV series “Rick Steve’s Europe” and author of over 30 European travel guides. Speakers will cover various topics from how to take a better picture on your vacations to traveling through Europe on a budget. For a full list of workshops and presentations, visit the show’s Program Schedule.
With low entrance costs, access to travel deals, and the opportunity to learn some travel tips, there’s no excuse for not making a stop at the LA Times Travel and Adventure Show.
Ready to go to the show? Check out LAtimes.com for more details.
2011 Los Angeles Times Travel and Adventure Show
Dates: Saturday, March 19 & Sunday, March 20
Times: 10 am – 5 pm
Location: Los Angeles Convention Center