Oasis of the Seas Test Cruise, August 22-28, 2021

My husband and I were lucky to be chosen to take part in the simulation cruise on Royal Caribbean’s Oasis of the Seas which sailed from Bayonne, NJ (Cape Liberty Cruise Port). This was the first big ship to sail from the northeast since the pandemic sidelined travel so it was a big deal! These are just a few of my observations from our 6 days at sea. Pier Check In: This was a breeze, mostly because the Royal Caribbean

Cindy’s Travels December ’20 and January ‘21

To stay abreast of the current travel climate, I made the decision to travel when I can and I must say, the experience has been wonderful. I traveled December 2nd – 9th to Sandals Royal Plantation with a group of eight family and friends.  We tested before we went, filled out our Travel Authorizations for Jamaica, traveled safely with our masks on the plane and it was so worth it!! The staff at the resort, who we know from previous

Cindy’s Recent Travel Experience to Jamaica

Travel is possible these days, it just takes a bit more planning and some extra steps but is so worth it!!! I traveled to Sandals Montego Bay 11/6-11/13/20, I thought it would be helpful if I shared the steps along with my experience since I was very apprehensive before I traveled for the first time in 11 months (which is a crazy thought for a travel agent). Since my travel date was Friday, 11/6/20 and I went to Jamaica, the

Happy almost end of October!

Time is flying by and soon the holidays will be here!! All of us at Bethany Travel are working very hard on 2020, 2021 and even 2022 bookings and remain optimistic that the world of travel we all knew and loved will return to us soon. October 13th, I flew for my first time since December and it felt so good to be back in the air.  The planes were clean and sanitized, everyone was abiding by the rules and

September Check-in

Hello, I hope you all are doing well and staying healthy and positive as we move thru 2020 which is a year that none of us will ever forget!!! As promised, I have scheduled more Virtual Events and the links are listed at the bottom of this email, register and join us and if you get busy and can’t attend, no worries, they will all be recorded, as long as you have registered, you’ll get the recorded version to watch

A note from Cindy

Hello, I wanted to take a moment to reach out to you, our valued clients and bring you up to date on how things are going in the world of travel. We have been working tirelessly for our clients servicing, modifying and of course in some cases cancelling vacations that were made with Bethany Travel to take care of every detail as needed. On the bright side, we have also been planning future vacations for existing clients and welcoming new

Book Now & Travel Later

Don’t just dream, book now & travel later with 100% peace of mind with Bethany Travel and Collette. Collette is one of our top tour operators for the US, Canada, Europe and other World Wide Destinations and they are offering our clients some amazing discounts on air-inclusive tours for escorted travel thru 2021. It’s so important and re-assuring during these times to have a vacation package with “No Worry Peace of Mind Insurance”.  As we all know, it’s very hard

Coronovirus Update

Dear valued customer, As we’re sure you are aware, COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) is significantly impacting the travel industry, and many of our clients have questions about both existing and future travel plans. First and foremost, the fact that you are working with one of our team means you are in the best possible position. Our number one priority is to ensure you are taken care of before, during and after your travels. We are your advocates, and we are here

Thanksgiving 2019

Happy Thanksgiving! The office will be operating on a Holiday Schedule this week. Monday – 9 am to 5 pm Tuesday – 8 am to 7 pm Wednesday – 9 am to 5 pm Closed Thursday – Sunday for Thanksgiving Holiday But no worries, you can still book your vacations online so you don’t miss out on any week-end deals and we can still take care of every detail for you!!! Cruise Lines – you can book with them over the

Sandals Barbados FAM Experience 8/29/19

I had the pleasure of visiting Barbados for the first time with my Dream Team and staying and experiencing the beautiful Sandals Barbados and Sandals Royal Barbados which are the only adults only all inclusive resorts in Barbados. It seemed like we would be touring two resorts but actually felt as if we were at one resort with a multitude of dining and entertainment options as well as a beautiful beach located just 15 minutes from the airport. Sandals Barbados