Hockey fans searching for accommodation as tournament nears and rosters are announced
WINNIPEG, Dec. 30 /CNW/ - With the Winter Games in Vancouver just around the corner, fans across the country are making plans to head West next February and witness this historic event unfold in front of them. Roadtrips, specialists in sports travel, has hockey packages available for Canadian fans that have waited so long to see their team on home ice.
Although space is limited, Roadtrips still has accommodations available for these games at the finest first-class hotels in downtown Vancouver, such as the new Coast Coal Harbour Hotel or The Sutton Place Hotel. Whether you're there to cheer on the men's or women's team, your hotel is always close to the hockey action.
"Having Canada compete on home ice is something this country has been anticipating for years," says Dave Guenther, President of Roadtrips. "Hockey is in our blood and as Canadians, we want to be a part of this historic event. Now that the time has finally come, this is an opportunity no hockey fan will want to miss."
Wednesday's announcement of Canada's men's team's roster ends the much-hyped wait that this country has experienced. Fans are now scrambling to see superstars like Sidney Crosby and Martin Brodeur sport Canada's jersey in Vancouver.
Fans can choose to follow these much-hyped players - or the highly skilled women's players - from the beginning of the tournament to the end. Or, they can customize their package to pick the games they want to see. Round robin, qualification rounds and playoff rounds are all available, allowing fans to decide which games they want to see, and making travel arrangements accordingly.
3 Day/2 Night Follow Canada Hockey packages start from $1,295 per person and are based on double occupancy, plus Roadtrips can customize each package according to the needs and desires of the individual traveler. Assistance with air travel arrangements to and from Vancouver can also be arranged.
For over 17 years, Roadtrips has been specializing in providing amazing travel experiences to the most exciting sporting events all over the world. From events like the World Cup, Super Bowl, and 2010 Masters, to the Winter and Summer Games, Roadtrips takes pride in delivering amazing travel experiences for thousands of guests every year.
For further information: For further information: contact a Roadtrips sports travel expert at: 1-800-465-1765 or visit www.roadtrips.com