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Saving Travel Dollars With Smart Destinations Go City Pass

2011/05/31by Donna Hull

It’s an expensive travel world out there. Gasoline prices are skyrocketing. Airline fees aren’t for the faint of heart. What’s a baby boomer traveler to do? Smart Destinations has the answer — at least when it comes to saving money on admissions to attractions in eleven major cities — the Go City Pass.

Let’s say you purchase thsmart-destinations-city-card-bostone 3-day Go Boston Pass for $109.99 per adult (1, 2, 3, 5 and 7 day passes are available). You’ll receive admission to over 70 top Boston attractions – more than you could ever see in three days. But that’s not all. There’s no standing in line buying tickets to each attraction. The Go Boston Pass card acts as your admission ticket. And VIP entry at many of the attractions lets you skip any lines. A guidebook accompanies the card plus shopping and dining discounts are also provided.

Not traveling to Boston this year? The Go City Pass is also available for Blue Ridge (Asheville, NC area), Chicago, Los Angeles, Maui, Miami, Oahu, Orlando, San Diego, San Francisco and Seattle. What about New York City or Las Vegas? They’re covered under the Explorer Pass.

The folks at Smart Destinations are helping celebrate the last day of My Itchy Travel Feet’s 3 year blogging anniversary with a special giveaway for one of our readers. Would you like to win two adult 3-day Go Cards for the city of your choice, which has a retail value of around $300?

To enter, just post a comment at the end of this post telling us which city you would choose for a Go City Card. Please include your email address for contact purposes. Contest ends on Tuesday, June 7, 2011 at 11:00 p.m. Mountain Daylight Time. Winner will be announced as soon as possible. Remember, according to our general contest rules, the winner must be a U.S. resident and respond within 48 hours of receiving the notification email; or we chose another winner.

Disclosure: Smart Destinations is providing the two adult, 3-day Go City Card Passes for one of our lucky readers.

UPDATE: June 7, 2011 at 11:01 p.m: this contest has expired. As soon as the winner acknowledges receipt of my email, I’ll make the announcement.

A boomer travel and lifestyle authority who is exploring the world one activity at a time. Besides writing and publishing My Itchy Travel Feet, she also writes about boomer travel for My Well-Being Powered by Humana, Make It Missoula and is the author of New Mexico Backroads Weekend Adventure.

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Sheila K. June 7, 2011 at 5:16 pm

I need to go to Boston for medical reasonss.


Kakihararocks June 7, 2011 at 5:26 pm

Seattle please!
Congratulations on 3 years!!


Happi Shopr
June 7, 2011 at 7:55 pm

Go Miami Card


kolpin l June 7, 2011 at 3:24 pm

i’ve always wanted to go to maui! but san diego is a close second!


sumn June 7, 2011 at 10:30 pm

I would like Las Vegas. I’ve never been there.


Kimberley meier June 7, 2011 at 10:32 pm

I would like Minneapolis!

Kimberley Meier


Diane B June 7, 2011 at 11:37 pm

Chicago, the windy city please


Marknlish June 7, 2011 at 11:45 pm

Wisconsin Dells, Wi


Theresa_heppner June 8, 2011 at 12:34 am

Las Vegas as that is one of the spots I was thinking of going for a 40th birthday weekend!!


Anonymous June 8, 2011 at 12:57 am

i would choose the orlando
susansmoaks at gmail dot com


michelle June 8, 2011 at 2:07 am

I’d like to see Minneapolis


Dawn S. June 8, 2011 at 2:36 am

i would choose the orlando


spirit_kim June 8, 2011 at 3:15 am

Las Vegas Baby let’s go.


Anonymous June 8, 2011 at 3:24 am

Awesome!! I would love the Go City Boston. I live in NY and would love to go. In fact, I just had a friend go there this weekend! I wish she had known about this! Thanks
Jjones782 at verizon dot net


Breanne June 8, 2011 at 3:54 am

I would choose the pass for Oahu 


DanV June 8, 2011 at 3:59 am

I’d like Go Boston Pass


C Duran June 8, 2011 at 4:51 am

I would choose San Diego!

nesta 67 {at} live dot com


Anonymous June 8, 2011 at 5:04 am



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