How You Can Put Your Extra PTO Days to Good Use This Memorial Day

How You Can Put Your Extra PTO Days to Good Use This Memorial Day

Heather Gautschi

Heather GautschiMay 12, 20182 min read

Can you feel it? That smell of three-day weekend-ness is wafting in the air and we just have to hold on a little longer. If you’re hankering for some much-needed getaway time but are scratching your head for ideas, we’ve got you covered for unique, memorable, and of course, budget savvy trips for the upcoming holiday weekend, thanks to our friends at Compass Holiday.


If you’ve got the time just burning a hole in your PTO bank, consider elongating the weekend for more R & R. Right now at Compass Holiday, travelers can save $683 with their China Tour Package. For eight adventure-filled days, you’ll experience five cities in China. Flight, hotel and taxes are included at just $720 CAD per adult (all departure cities are Canada based). This fare includes roundtrip international flights, as well as a domestic flight from Beijing to Shanghai. You’ll be pampered at 4 and 4.5-star hotels, while you feast on special regional dishes (most of which are included in the package). English-speaking guides will lead you on sightseeing and orientation tours, where you’ll be treated to the Great Wall, the Lingering Garden, West Lake, Shanghai Museum and the Bund. Worried about airport and hotel transfers? No need. That’s part of the deal too, plus transportation via coach. You will not want to pass this deal up!

Compass Holiday is also offering a fantastic deal on US-based travel to China via their Essence 10 Day China Tour. Right now, you’ll save $1000 on this budget-friendly travel package. With over 15 US-based departure cities, this package will set you back just $528 per person (flight, hotel, and taxes are included). You’ll spend 8 nights at local 5-star hotels and be treated to delicious, authentic foods.

If Europe is calling your name, now is your time. For just $665 CAD per person, you can hop on Compass Holiday’s Europe Bus Tour.  This land-based package offers a flexible route in which you can choose from a number of starting points and final terminals. Feast on tasty, daily continental breakfasts as you sightsee and/or experience professionally guided city tours. Your daily transportation will be via modern, air-conditioned coaches, led by professional coach drivers. This package is ideal for families, and the departure times are guaranteed. Compass Holiday also offers several week-long US-based departure packages to Europe at great savings, starting at just $665 per person. What are you waiting for?

Don’t be afraid to think outside the box for your Memorial Day travel plans and create cherished memories while you save. Have a safe and happy Memorial Day weekend!