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Maui Restaurant Discounts

Duo Steak and Seafood and Ferraro’s Bar and Ristorante in Wailea Maui is offering a Three Course Dinner which includes Choice of Appetizer or Salad , Choice of Entrée and Choice of Dessert for $49.00. These are both great restaurants. Valid through June 30, 2009. Reservations: 808-874-8000

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Interval International – Short Stays

Interval International has introduced a program that will allow members to split their deposit into short stay vacations. The cost is $139.00 per exchange and you can stay 2 to 6 nights on the short stay program. I went on line today to see how it works. I search California and Nevada and there was […]

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Interval International offers new short term vacation stays

II recently announced that its travel subsidiary, Worldwide Vacation & Travel, Inc., has developed a short-term vacation program that will offer resort developer clients a more affordable product for consumers in today’s changing marketplace. Developers are finding themselves in need of a less expensive product and Interval’s short-term vacation program will augment their traditional sales […]

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Kheere ka Raita

Cucumber and Mint Raita A cool and refreshing relish, Raita is always the perfect partner for very hot dishes. Some cooks also like to serve it as an accompaniment to mildly spiced foods, claiming it helps indigestion. 2. cups plain yogurt 1 medium cucumber, peeled, seeded and finely diced. 1/3 cup thinly sliced onion (sweet […]

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Masala Murgha – Spicy Whole Baked Chicken

Masala Murgha – Spicy Whole Baked Chicken This simple roast chicken-flavorful but not too fiery is a lovely light supper or lunch dish. 3 large garlic cloves, halved 1 medium fresh hot green chili, seeded One 2 inch piece fresh ginger, peeled & coarsely chopped ¼ C fresh coriander leaves 2 tablespoons lemon juice 1 […]

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Advantage Vacation Oahu Mini Vacation

Interval International and RCI are talking about mini vacations. If you don’t have time this summer to take a longer vacation why not take a mini vacation? Syed and I went to Oahu  on our own mini vacation. We stayed at The Hilton Hawaiian Village in a one bedroom ocean view in the Lagoon Tower. […]

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Travel Advisory

Refer to the details below to determine if an advisory may affect your vacation plans. US and Canada – Passport Requirement Update As of Monday, October 1, U.S. airline passengers once again need to carry a valid passport when traveling to the above destinations in addition to all other international destinations. Secure documents acceptable for […]

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Swine Flu and Mexico Timeshares

May 1, 2009 Dear Cheryl Becker At Universal Vacation Club, we are aware of current issues regarding the swine flu. We take situations such as these very seriously. It is our responsibility to provide the safest and most comfortable stay possible for all of our guests. That’s why you can rest assured that we have […]

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Swine Flu and the Timeshare Industry

I spoke to Interval International and Resort Condominium International today and was informed that the demand for the Hawaiian Islands has picked up due to the problems in Mexico with swine flu. Timeshare owners are canceling their reservations in Mexico and looking for a safe tropical place to take their families this summer. While it […]

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