Weekend Getaway September 2016


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800-CELEBRITY or your local travel professional

This. Is. Big.

Celebrity Cruises offers Go! Big, Better, Best

Thinking about your holiday travel plans and knowing you’ll crave the sun come winter? Dreaming of a White Christmas but thinking of sand rather than snow? When contemplating the Caribbean, you have options on cruise travel. Consider exploring Martinique, Dominica, or the beautiful “spice island,” Grenada — there are so many exotic islands in the eastern and southern Caribbean that await your arrival. Now you can enjoy the finest aspects of travel via sea: culinary delights, wines galore, and ship-board entertainment that dazzles. But the fun doesn’t stop there; you can enjoy shore-side fun and trust that you’ll never miss departure time when booking through Celebrity’s excursion desk.

To wrap up the fun with a bow, Celebrity Cruises now offers a semi or all-inclusive option with Go! Big, Better, or Best. The “perks” of travel are getting better — enjoy the classic beverage package, unlimited internet, prepaid tips and/or $150 onboard spending money. Go! Big already includes one perk, just pick and go! Go! Better perks things up by letting you choose two, and Go! Best includes them all, plus you get a premium beverage package upgrade. The final trimming on this holiday delight is that each additional guest in the stateroom (beyond the first two) receives a 40-minute internet package and a classic nonalcoholic beverage package. To learn more about this great offer, visit celebritycruises.com, call 800-CELEBRITY, or contact your travel professional.



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This grouping of resort communities along Little Traverse Bay in northern Michigan will bring you smile after smile. Take a ride through the famous Tunnel of Trees, or choose among four other amazing color tours. Then explore a culinary trail, browse charming shops, and discover local breweries and wineries. Most of all, relax and enjoy everything that makes this area a Michigan treasure.



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2901 Grand River Ave., Detroit, MI 48201

Welcome to Detroit’s most exciting escape destination. At Motor- City Casino Hotel, you’ll find a world where you can escape from the everyday. Whether you’re dining at Iridescence, making the slot machines ring out, relaxing at our spa, or seeing a show, you’ll discover what it’s like when excitement, luxury, and pleasure are shaken together to create an experience you can’t get anywhere else.

Just seeing the room is a wake-up call. In our 400 luxurious rooms and suites you’ll find unrivaled elegance coupled with the latest technology and amenities. With complimentary Wi-Fi, on-screen in-room flight updates, decadent bedding and spa bath products, in-room dining, and a business center and fitness center that are available 24 hours a day, it’s like being right at home — only better.

Big sound. Up close. Enjoy free live music nightly at the intimate Chromatics Lounge, or take in a concert at Sound Board, our live performance theater that features some of the biggest names in entertainment. This 1,500- seat theater puts everyone up close to the performers, and its state-of-the-art sound and lighting technology makes it an intense entertainment experience.

Every day, we offer a place to hide out from the everyday. D. Tour, our 13,000-square-foot spa, offers thermal whirlpools, large steam rooms, and dry saunas. We have a specialized selection of massage and body treatments so you can pamper yourself with manicures, pedicures, facials, and massages, all designed to revitalize body, mind, and soul.

You can’t work or play on an empty stomach. Perfectly executed food, intelligent wine selections, and stunning ambience are on the menu at Iridescence, our AAA Four Diamond Award-winning restaurant. Modern American cuisine is complemented by breathtaking city views and a Wine Spectator award-winning wine list. If you’re in the mood for something a little more casual, the Assembly Line Buffet, The Lodge Diner, Grand River Deli, Pit Stop, and Little Caesars are guaranteed to get your motor running.

We’re in the business of unforgettable. We offer everything you need to make your next event truly memorable. From cutting-edge presentations to gala banquets, MotorCity Casino Hotel has the right facilities and the right people to make the extraordinary happen. With 67,000 square feet of flexible banquet and meeting space, sophisticated boardrooms, and the state-of- the-art Sound Board theater, you’ll find everything you need to make your next meeting or event legendary.



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Sure, Traverse City is fun in the summertime — but it’s even better in the fall!

Autumn is the best time to enjoy the beauty and adventure of this magical place. In this quiet, intimate season you can experience Traverse City the way the locals do, when the shopping and dining are more relaxed and people can take the time to meet and chat.

Fall’s the perfect season for a stroll on the beach, a small-town shopping adventure, a round of championship golf, a wine-tasting tour, a kayaking or cycling trip or a sampling of Traverse City’s famed culinary scene. Come on up – we’re waiting to amaze you!


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