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—2019
DESTINATIONS

MANY PRICES STILL WELL
BELOW 10 YEARS AGO!

 

BRITAIN &

IRELAND

 

SCOTLAND
'THE BRAVE'

 

IRELAND

'RAINBOW'S END'

 

ENGLAND
'THE LIONHEART'

 

WALES
'THE PENDRAGON'

 

LONDON

'WORLD CAPITAL'

 


 
 

PARIS

'LA BELLE'

 

 

PARIS + LONDON

 


 

SWI+ZERLAND

ALPINE SPECTACLE

 


 

 

ITALY

BELLA!

 

 


 

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SPAIN

 

 

KOOL!

bermuda

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HOT!

ICELAND

 

COMBINED

ITINERARIES

 

 

SCANDINAVIA

THE GREAT NORTH

 

NORWAY

 

SWEDEN

 

DENMARK

 

5 COMBINED

ITINERARIES

 


 

NEW

ZEALAND

ROAD TRIP!

 

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SOUTH ISLAND

 


 

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OUR LATEST — HOTTEST — TRAVEL BARGAINS:

DESTINATIONS

DEPART DATES

SALE
PRICE

SAVE
UP TO

BOOK
BY

SWITZERLAND Spring-Summer-Fall

NEW ZEALAND: Spring Downunder

OSLO, BERGEN & FJORDS of NORWAY

SCOTLAND'S HIGHLAND SPRING

DEPART FRIDAYS 17MAR–25OCT19

DEPART ANY TU/WE 17SEP–30OCT19

MO-FR 22MAR-15MAY & 24AUG-31OCT

DEPART FRIDAYS 15MAR–10MAY19

$2099

$4130

$2155

$1710

$603/prs

$772/prs

$531/prs

$460/prs

18FEB

15FEB

30JAN

30JAN

 

 

 

—FAMILIES WELCOME
Bring the kids. Or not. Switzerland has mountains of fun for everyone.

Photo of Allmendhubel alpine restaurant and playground above Mürren, Switzerland © Home At First

SWITZERLAND

BRING THE FAMILY (OR NOT) SALe

Spring, Summer, & Fall Travel to Switzerland for a Bargain Price!

 

MID-MAY thru MID-AUGUST

$2,099/prs

SAVE up to $603 (22.3%)

Per Person double occupancy

depart Fridays 17MAY-16aug

LATE-AUGUST to LATE-OCTOBER

$2,099/prs

SAVE up to $293 (12.25%)

Per Person double occupancy

Depart Fridays 23aug-25oct

 

1-Week Full-Package: Air + Lodging + Ground Transportation

FRIDAY DEPARTURES MAY 17 through OCTOBER 25, 2019
Prime Time to Visit Switzerland

 

1-WEEK FULL-PACKAGE INCLUDES:

ROUND-TRIP FLIGHTS: NEW YORK (JFK & EWR) to ZURICH (ZRH)
Flights from all other airports available. We research the lowest fares & best itineraries.

STAY 7 NIGHTS IN A WELL-EQUIPPED VACATION APARTMENT
Sale price includes standard quality lodgings. Upgrades possible to Plus & Premium quality.
GROUND TRANSPORTATION PASSES & AIRPORT TRANSFERS
Transport options include Swiss Transport Passes, regional passes, car rental, and more.
CHOOSE FROM SIX FABULOUS SWISS LOCATIONS: MAP

Extra weeks available at low add-on rates. Mix & match multiple destinations!

ON-SITE ENGLISH-SPEAKING HOSTING AND SUPPORT
Your host welcomes you at your destination and is always reachable for questions or problems.

EXCLUSIVE ACTIVITIES GUIDE FOR YOUR LOCATION
Scenic touring, walking, cycling, restaurants, museums, and more — keyed for your destination.

  

  BOOK BY FEBRUARY 18, 2019  

 

WE KNOW SWITZERLAND

 

NEW ZEALAND

SPRING DOWNUNDER IN WONDERLAND

 

PARADISE IN THE SOUTHERN ALPS, SOUTH ISLAND, NEW ZEALAND

   

—ANTIPODAL SPRING IN WONDERLAND

NEW ZEALAND

$4,130PER PERSON

2-Weeks Full-Package Vacation: Air + Lodging + Car

SAVE $772/person — 15.75% BELOW OUR NORMAL SPRING/FALL SEASON RATES FOR 2019!


   Depart any Tuesday or Wednesday from:
September 17 to October 30
, 2019
DEPARTURES FROM LOS ANGELES (LAX), USA
Transpacific or Domestic Connecting flights from all other USA & Canada airports available.

 

AddITIONAL DAYS in any HOME AT FIRST lodging location throughout New Zealand
at our regular daily fall/spring season rate. Please inquire.


THIS SPECIALLY PRICED FULL PACKAGE INCLUDES:

FLY OVERNIGHT to AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND: Overnight from Los Angeles (LAX) USA. Arrive non-stop at your destination airport: Auckland (AKL) New Zealand the next morning. Self-transfer by rental car to your first lodging in the first New Zealand region (of 14) of your choosing. Take occupancy upon arrival that afternoon.

RETURN FLIGHT 16 CALENDAR DAYS LATER: Nighttime flight from Auckland (AKL) New Zealand back to Los Angeles (LAX) after 14 days & 14 nights lodging in Home At First lodgings in your choice of up to 14 different New Zealand regions.

LODGINGS: 14 total nights in quality hosted LODGINGS in LOCATIONS throughout NEW ZEALAND. Reserve the number of nights you wish at each lodging location on a comprehensive pre-set, custom-made itinerary made just for you. Each lodging has (as a minimum) excellent on-site hosting, a comfortable bedroom with private bathroom, and a delicious full breakfast each morning. Hosts at each location help you select activities, restaurants, and special events for your stay.

TWO INTER-ISLAND FLIGHTS: If you choose to visit both main New Zealand islands (NORTH ISLAND, SOUTH ISLAND), flights are included from Auckland/Rotorua/Wellington (North Island) to Nelson (South Island) (mid-trip), and from Queenstown (South Island) back to Auckland (North Island) at the end of your trip. Other New Zealand domestic flights available as extra-cost options.

GROUND TRANSPORT: Guests have use of a RENTAL CAR for 14 days. Pick-up and return at Auckland Airport (North Island), and at other airports throughout New Zealand's South Island. Most insurances and taxes included, but rental may be subject to some locally charged fees including any one-way drop-off charges.

EXCLUSIVE ACTIVITY GUIDE: Exclusive Home At First guidebook keyed for your travel through New Zealand will be provided to you. Included are suggestions for touring, walking, hiking, fishing, birding, cycling, restaurants, shopping, historic sites, pubs, churches and cathedrals, villages, towns, cities, finding geologic and geographic wonders, experiencing Maori indigenous culture,  scenic byways, boat trips, and scenic rail journeys.


 

  ACT QUICKLY WHILE AVAILABILITIES ARE GOOD! 

 

— CURRENT AVAILABILITIES ARE EXCELLENT FOR ALL AFFECTED WEEKS —

 

  HURRY! BOOK YOUR TRIP BY FEBRUARY 15, 2019  

 

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NORWAY

EXPLORE THE FJORDS

 

SPRINGTIME ARRIVES ON THE HARDANGER FJORD AND TOURING
BEGINS THROUGHOUT ONE OF THE WORLD'S MOST SCENIC REGIONS
.

Photo © Home At First

   

HOME AT FIRST's

 

FJORDS OF

NORWAY

OSLO TO BERGEN VIA MOUNTAINS & FJORDS

CUSTOM-DESIGNED, INDEPENDENT, SELF-DRIVE OR TRAIN/BOAT TRAVEL
TWO GREAT CITIES, ENDLESS MOUNTAINS, & THREE WORLD-RENOWNED FJORDS
OSLO — BERGEN — HARDANGERVIDDA — HARDANGER FJORD — SOGNE FJORD — NORD FJORD

PRICED AT $2,155 PER PERSON DOUBLE OCCUPANCY

1-Week Full-Package Vacation: Air + Lodging + Car/Rail

SAVE UP TO $531/person — 20% BELOW OUR NORMAL MAIN SEASON RATES FOR 2019!


Depart any Monday thru Friday Mar. 22-May 15 & Aug. 24-Oct. 31, 2019

DEPARTURES FROM NEW YORK CITY, USA
Transatlantic &/or Domestic Connecting flights from other USA & Canada airports available.

 

AddITIONAL DAYS of lodging in any of 6 regions of Norway plus any necessary
ground transportation may be arranged as part of a custom-planned itinerary.
Regular per diem main season rates apply. Please inquire.


THIS SPECIALLY PRICED FULL PACKAGE INCLUDES:

FLY TRANSATLANTIC OVERNIGHT to OSLO, NORWAY: Overnight from New York City (NYC) USA. Arrive at your destination airport Oslo (OSL) Norway the next morning. Self-transfer to your first lodging in a quiet corner of central Oslo, Norway's royal capital city. Take occupancy upon arrival that afternoon.

RETURN TRANSATLANTIC FLIGHT 8 DAYS LATER: Daytime flight from Bergen (BGO) Norway back to New York City (NYC) after 7 days & 7 nights of lodgings in your choice of 7 different Norwegian regions.

LODGINGS: 7 total nights in quality hotels and inns in your choice of 7 locations of NORWAY in the remarkably scenic Norwegian heartland of fjords & mountains between Norway's two largest cities. Reserve the number of nights you wish at each lodging location on a comprehensive pre-set, custom-made itinerary made just for you. Each lodging has (as a minimum): a prime regional location, excellent on-site staffing, a comfortable bedroom with private, en suite bathroom, and a delicious full smorgasbord breakfast each morning. English-speaking concierge services at each location recommend activities, restaurants, and special events for your stay.

GROUND TRANSPORT: Choice of self-drive rental car or independent rail travel.

CAR RENTAL: Guests have use of a rental car for 5 of the first 7 days in Norway. Pick-up at Oslo and return at Bergen Airport. Most insurances and taxes included, but rental may be subject to some locally charged fees including one-way charges if pick-up is at one location and drop-off at another location. Fuel, parking, bridge and ferry tolls extra.

OPTIONAL RAIL TRAVEL: Guests not wanting to drive can travel between Oslo and Bergen by train on a SCENIC RAILWAY that permits visits to 2-4 Norwegian regions.

OPTIONAL RAIL + FJORD CRUISE TRAVEL: Take the train west from Oslo across the mountains to the Sogne Fjord, whose waters reach almost half-way to Oslo from the North Sea. From here you can complete the journey to Bergen by fjord cruise ship with one or two nights at stops at villages on the beautiful Sogne Fjord. (This option requires a supplement of $125/person for the boat journey.)

EXCLUSIVE ACTIVITY GUIDE: Exclusive Home At First guidebook keyed for your travel throughout southern Norway will be provided to you. Included are suggestions for touring, activities, restaurants, shopping, historic sites, pubs, churches, villages, towns, cities, geologic and geographic wonders, scenic byways, scenic boat & ferry trips, and scenic rail journeys.


 

  ACT QUICKLY WHILE AVAILABILITIES ARE GOOD! 

 

— CURRENT AVAILABILITIES ARE EXCELLENT FOR ALL AFFECTED WEEKS —

 

  HURRY! — BOOK YOUR TRIP BY JANUARY 30, 2019 

 

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In

2019

SCOTLAND

the

BRAVE

is once again —

SCOTLAND
THE THRIFTY

SPRINGTIME IN THE CENTRAL HIGHLANDS

SCOTLAND IS MUCH MORE THAN THE RENOWNED SCENERY OF ITS HIGHLAND LOCHS AND GLENS.
HOME AT FIRST LETS YOU EXPLORE IT ALL AND DISCOVER THE SCOTLAND OF YOUR DREAMS.
PICTURED ABOVE ARE THE RUGGED HILLS AT FAMED GLEN COE IN SCOTLAND'S WESTERN CENTRAL HIGHLANDS.
Photo © Home At First

 

What Else Costs You 30% Less Today than It Did 10 Years Ago?

SCOTLAND: 2019 SPRING Sale

TRAVEL FOR $757 (30.7%) BELOW 2009 PRICES!

TO THE HIGHLANDS OF
CENTRAL SCOTLAND

$1,710PER PERSON

1-Week Full-Package Vacation: Flights+Cottage+Rental Car

Special low rate well below our official 2019 Main Season prices to Central Scotland.
Savings: up to 21.2% per person — $460/prs below regular 2019 rates!
Price savings based on 2-person occupancy — will differ for different occupancy numbers.


Depart USA for Scotland Fridays

Departures: March 15 – May 10, 2019

DEPART FROM NEW YORK (JFK) or NEWARK (EWR), USA.
ARRIVE NON-STOP SATURDAY MORNING in GLASGOW, SCOTLAND (GLA), UK.

Flights from all other USA & Canada airports available at extra cost. Please inquire.


1 WEEK AT YOUR OWN SCOTTISH VACATION COTTAGE
in Scotland's scenic heartland in/near the LOCH LOMOND & TROSSACHS NATIONAL PARK.
Vacation lodgings in towns & villages near stores, restaurants, pubs, services.
Occupancy Dates: March 16 – May 17, 2019
CENTRAL SCOTLAND LODGING LOCATIONS


  BOOK BY JANUARY 30, 2019 

Add a 2nd Week in the same cottage or at lodgings in any of 4 other regions of Scotland,
 or 14 HOME AT FIRST locations throughout England, Wales, or Ireland for low rates.
Now you can add a week in Paris, France, too! Please inquire.
 
— CURRENT AVAILABILITIES REMAIN GOOD TO EXCELLENT —


THIS SPECIALLY PRICED FULL PACKAGE INCLUDES:

FLY FRIDAY EVENING to SCOTLAND: Overnight from New York City (JFK) or NEWARK (EWR) USA. Arrive in Glasgow (GLA), Scotland UK Saturday morning. Pick-up rental car at Glasgow Airport and drive to your lodging in CENTRAL SCOTLAND. Take occupancy at your cottage in Central Scotland Saturday afternoon.

RETURN FLIGHT SATURDAY 8 DAYS LATER: Daytime flight from Glasgow (GLA) Scotland home to New York City or Newark after 7 days & 7 nights lodging in a Home At First lodging in Central Scotland.

LODGING: 7 total Nights Lodging in a cottage or apartment in Central Scotland. Lodging locations are in or near towns and villages in or very near the extraordinary scenery of Scotland's Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park in the very center of Scotland. This beautiful region makes an ideal base for touring much of Scotland.

CAR RENTAL FOR SCOTLAND: 7 days use of a rental car. Pick-up and drop-off at Glasgow Airport. Most insurances and taxes included, but may be subject to some locally charged fees.

EXCLUSIVE ACTIVITY GUIDE: Home At First's "Activities Guide" keyed for your exploration of Scotland. Includes suggestions for touring, golf, fishing, walking, cycling, restaurants, shopping, castles, pubs, whisky distilleries, industrial heritage sites, scenic railway journeys, villages, towns, cities (Edinburgh, Glasgow), scenic byways, canals, lochs, glens, the nearby islands of the Inner Hebrides, and all that is fascinating about Scotland.


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Some specials may require instant purchase with booking. Home At First recommends
you protect your travel investment by purchasing trip cancellation/interruption insurance.)

 


 

FAMILY FRIENDLY VACATIONS

KIDS STAY FREE in BRITAIN, IRELAND, & PARIS!

          Cottages & large apartments are perfect for family vacations. HOME AT FIRST makes it easier than ever to bring the whole family to Britain, Ireland, & Paris with our "Kids Stay Free" program!

Meet new kids! Photo © Home At First.
MEET NEW KIDS!
Photo © Home At First.

  HERE ARE THE DETAILS:

Parents (or grandparents or guardians) with kids under 12 years
old pay the normal UK, Ireland, or Paris full package rate only for each
person 12 and older.

Kids will pay for their necessary airfare only kids under 12 may
receive child airfare reductions of up to 20% depending upon airline.

One kid stays free for every full-paying adult in the group.

Availability limited to participating accommodations only. (Most accommodations participate.)

The appropriate size rental car for the number of paying adults
will be provided. Larger cars may be ordered at supplemental prices.

In Paris kids 5-11 are required to have a reduced-price transit pass.

FAMILY TRAVEL IN BRITAIN, IRELAND, & PARIS:
FAMILY TRAVEL BENEFITS EVERYONE.
Let your kids discover a Britain, Ireland, or Paris of their own.
You'll have the fun of
seeing everything through the eyes of children, too. Like these 5 kids in Scotland! Or like Jacklyn in London.

 

In our customers' own words —

         "Our grandchildren are still talking about their London experiences, from the Tower of London, Westminster Abbey, Big Ben, the London Eye, Buckingham Palace, Tower Bridge, Windsor Castle, and the wonderful parks. And, of course, their favorite new saying, 'Mind the gap!' We look forward to traveling with you again."

— D. & R. Stowers, Florida

 

Share the Adventure of Travel with your Family!

— HOME AT FIRST —

TRAVEL WELL FOR LESS