Cyber Monday may have you thinking reduced Amazon stock and geek-gasms galore, but as with Black Friday, these annual discounts have now trickled their way into the travel-sphere. And that has thrifty-minded travellers rejoicing.
So, keen to save on your next trip? Here's the best travel deals for Cyber Monday, plus all Black Friday deals that are still valid. We'll be continually updating this post as more deals are revealed, so check back throughout the day. Stay thrifty!
DEAL(S): Save $100 or more on various Rosetta Stone language packages and apps
There’s no better way to become immersed in a culture than being able to communicate with the locals. Rosetta Stone is software for your mobile device or laptop that you can use to learn a huge number of languages. It uses practical exercises that try to immerse you in the language, the same way you learned your first language.
DEAL(S): $20 off $200 Hot Rate hotels, $30 off $300 Hot Rate hotels, $50 off $500 Hot Rate hotels PROMO CODE(S): CM20 for $20 off $200 hotels, CM30 for $30 off $300 hotels, CM50 for $50 off $500 hotels CONDITIONS: Valid Cyber Monday only
If you're a traveller, housesitting is a great way to travel the world for free. You get to befriend new animals, live like a local, and save big bucks. If you're a homeowner, housesitting is a great way to have your home and/or pets taken care of for free while you go away on vacation. We've written a whole guide on it!
TrustedHousesitters is the best website to match housesitters with homeowners, and the membership pays for itself as soon as you've had a single housesit. With 25% off this Black Friday weekend, there's never been a better way to get started with this genius travel hack!
Want to learn how to start a travel blog and earn money while seeing the world? Who doesn't?! If you are serious about chasing such a dream, we highly recommend this course to getting started. You will save yourself time, learn everything you need to know about blogging, and have go-to support from bloggers (including us!) in the Secret Facebook group.
Every good travel blog begins with a good domain name. If you needed some extra motivation to get your blog off the ground, Namecheap has deep discounts on domain names for Cyber Monday, as low as $1/year! The discounted domain names change every hour, so be sure to check regularly throughout the day.
DEAL(S): 70% off hosting sale CONDITIONS: Offer begins November 25 at 3AM E.S.T. and ends November 29 at 3AM EST
If you are serious about getting your blog off the ground, you need a good web host. We recommend Siteground and explain the importance of having a good web host in our blogging guide. There's no better time to snatch a good price on web hosting than now – 70% off all weekend on hosting services!
DEAL(S): $400 off roundtrip fares to Australia, London, New Zealand & Cook Islands CONDITIONS: Valid until November 28, 2016, works on bookings taking place between November 30, 2016 to 31 October 2017.
DEAL(S): 30% off Economy flights plus 500 Asia miles for each booking CONDITIONS: Book by November 30, 2016. Valid on trips between 25 Dec 2016 to 23 May 2017, and 15 Aug to 26 Nov 2017. Max duration of 6 months for stay.
DEAL(S): 7-day Thanksgiving sale with international flights from $715+ departing from U.S. CONDITIONS: 7-day sale valid on bookings made up until November 29. Deal applies to trips made between November 23, 2016 and June 10, 2017.
DEAL(S): Up to 50% off flights from the U.S. to Fiji, starting from $689 round-trip from HNL to Nadi, Fiji and $789 round-trip from LAX & SFO to Nadi, Fiji CONDITIONS: Valid starting Cyber Monday November 28, 2016 for 24 hours only (PST). From LAX, valid on travel between Dec 1 – 9, 2016 & Jan 23, 2017 – March 31, 2017. From SFO, valid on travel between Dec 1 – 9, 2016 & Jan 15 – 29, 2017. From HNL, valid on travel from Dec 1, 2016 – March 31, 2017.
DEAL(S): One-way flights from £25.90, transatlantic flight from £129 PROMO CODE(S): CYBMON16 CONDITIONS: Book flights from £25.90 one-way across Europe from London Gatwick, Birmingham or Manchester. A “popular transatlantic” route is available from £129 one-way, but the destination is yet to be announced. Available for travel from 1 December 2016 to 25 March 2017. Book by 11:59pm 28 November 2016.
DEAL: 50% off 2 flights PROMO CODE:CYBERVY CONDITIONS: Book a flight for 2 people to any Vueling destination, fly between 13 December 2016 and 31 March 2017, get 50% off (taxes not included). Sale ends 28 November 2016.
Whew! That's it. Spot a deal we missed? Share a thrifty insight below!