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The best travel deals this October

Explore the world – and save money off plane tickets, hotel stays, and tours while at it

Lamington National Park
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Collect experiences and not material things, they say. And if you've tried out everything Singapore has to offer, why not see another part of the world? If you play your cards right, you get to save a few bucks off your travel fares and hotel stays. Here are some travel deals to take advantage of this October, so you can save for more experiences – or even treat yourself to a meal at a world-renowned Michelin-starred restaurant. 

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Airline deals

Singapore Airlines
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Singapore Airlines

Validity: from now to March 21, 2020

Did you know that the best time to book your flight ticket is roughly 70 days before departure? Take advantage of Singapore Airlines' all-in return fares from $138 for foodie paradise Penang and $508 to destinations in India like Kolkata, Delhi and Hyderabad. Popular Japanese destinations (including Hiroshima and Tokyo) also start from $628 and $648 respectively.

Lamington National Park
Photo: Scoot

Scoot

Validity: By March 21, 2020 

If a mention of Gold Coast brings to mind the glitzy Surfers Paradise stretch, it's time to broaden your horizons. The coastal city south of Brisbane is not only lined with pristine beaches, but also unspoilt hinterland, where you can find the Gondwana Rainforests and charming mountain villages. It's easier than ever to get there with Scoot's promotional fares. Use the promo code "GOGOLD" to save up to 15 percent off selected fares and debunk the myth that flights to Australia has to be expensive. 

And if you're not acquainted with Scoot's weekly Got-To-Go sales yet, here's a PSA that you need to get on board. 

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Okinawa
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Jetstar

Validity: Depending on the destination 

Even if you've missed Jetstar's flash deals, the low-cost airline still has fares to popular destinations in the region for a quick weekend getaway. Fly to Okinawa from $139 (valid from January 6 to March 30, 2020), Hong Kong from $88 (valid from October 15 to November 20, 2019), or Darwin from $116 (October 30 to March 28). All fares are available until sold out. 

 

Singapore Airlines x COMO Shambhala
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Singapore Airlines

Validity: From September 2019

Our national carrier has partnered up with COMO Shambhala to introduce wellness cuisine to passengers on SIA flights from this month. The partnership will offer specially curated wellness dishes for first class and business class passengers on selected flights (departing Singapore to Hong Kong, Frankfurt, London, Melbourne, Perth, and Sydney) from this month onwards, aimed at enhancing customers' holistic well-being and travel experience. Cuisine on the menu includes spiced buckwheat and pumpkin pancakes, coconut poached fish, and silken chicken salad. 

Hotel deals

Grand Millennium Kuala Lumpur,
Photo: Grand Millennium Kuala Lumpur,

Millenium Copthorne Hotels

 

Planning a quick weekend getaway just got better with Millenium Copthorne Hotels. Save up to 10 percent off its hotels in the region like Grand Millennium Kuala Lumpur, The Heritage Hotel Manila, Millennium Resort Patong Phuket, Copthorne Orchid Hotel Penang, and Millennium Hotel Sirih Jakarta when you check in on a Friday, Saturday or Sunday.

U by Uniworld
U by Uniworld

U by Uniworld

If you think cruises are only reserved for family holidays, U by Uniworld is out to change your mind. Head on the world's most popular river cruise for youths, which takes you on a tour around the most vibrant cities in Europe.

Plan your trip for 2020 and take advantage of U by Uniworld's last call for 2019, where you can save up to $500 on selected departures next year to destinations such as Amsterdam, Vienna, and Budapest. 

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Contiki
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Contiki

If you've always wanted to solo travel but it's too intimidating to start, Contiki hosts intrepid travel experiences for groups of 18-35's. Their last-minute travel deals allow you to explore Italy (including Rome, Vatican City, San Gimignano, Florence, Pisa & Venice) from $1,677 for an 8-day trip, or discover New York's hidden gems for $803 – all while making new friends. 

Club Med
Club Med

Club Med

Club Med is offering all-inclusive 4D3N stays from $377 per adult from nearby destinations such as Bintan and Cherating, to exotic beaches in the Maldives and world-famous ski destinations in France. 

Need short getaway ideas?

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