Although I'm happy to be back home after my trip to Mexico, I'm already looking forward to my next adventure -- an overnighter in Vancouver.
I'll take Amtrak from Everett, Washington which means no lines at the border. And no driving!
Now through May 31, Starwood Hotels & Resorts in Canada is making a long Canadian weekend a reality for travelers.
Reserve two nights and receive the third free at Starwood properties in Vancouver, Victoria, Calgary, Edmonton, Saskatoon, Ottawa, Toronto, Montreal and Tremblant.
Starwood's list of hotels includes Sheraton, Four Points, W Hotel, Le Meridien and Westin.
Of course there are rules and restrictions. Here they are:
*Arrival day of Thursday, Friday or Saturday. Valid for a three night minimum/maximum length of stay only.View of Coal Harbour from the Vancouver's Westin Bayshore
*Consecutive reservations for this offer will not be honored.
*These offers are based on Starwood's best available unrestricted retail rates. Valid for new reservations only.
*Advance purchase required. Credit card will be charged at time of booking.
*Cancellations are non-refundable; if cancellation takes place, guests forfeit total room charge plus tax.
*Rates are per room, per night, based on single/double occupancy and availability at time of reservation and do not include additional per room, per night charges that may be imposed, resort fees, or state/local taxes.
*A limited number of rooms may be available at these rates and additional restrictions and blackout dates may apply.
*Offer not applicable to groups.
*Not to be combined with other offers or promotions and subject to change.
*Not responsible for omissions or typographical errors.
*Void where prohibited by law.
*Starwood reserves the right to discontinue this offer at any time.
Photograph by Sue Frause