MONTREAL, Jan. 28 /CNW Telbec/ - With Valentine's Day right around the
corner, many shoppers are on the hunt for that perfect gift for that
special someone. Aeroplan has ten sweet ideas that offer up a number
of tips and suggestions on unique and fabulous gifts that say Happy
Valentine's Day from the heart:
Share with your Valentine a one-of-a-kind experience such as: A
chauffeured Ice Wine Tour in Niagara-on-the-Lake to five wineries for
8,000 Aeroplan Miles, a Baths experience at Scandinave Spa in Blue
Mountain, Montreal, Mont Tremblant or Whistler starting at 13,000
Aeroplan Miles or even a two-hour Circle Line Sunset Cruise for two
people down the Hudson River in New York City for 5,500 miles. Visit www.aeroplan.com/activities for more options.
Whisk your sweetheart away with the gift of travel - Aeroplan Members
can use miles to redeem for certificates to pay a portion of an Air
Canada Vacations dream getaway to the Caribbean, Vegas, Europe, South
America and more. Members can also use their miles for a flight to
travel to more than 1,000 destinations worldwide or on a hotel or car
rental such as Avis, Fairmont Hotels & Resorts or Westin Hotels and
Resorts and more.
Charm your Valentine with items like designer handbags from Dooney and
Bourke and Michael Kors, a variety of jewellery, watches and
accessories or men's and women's fragrances.
Lavish your honey with luxury - Members can use their miles on a number
of luxury villas from Luxury Retreats including villas in Barbados,
Hawaii, Mexico, Turks and Caicos and Tuscany or redeem for a $1,000
gift certificate that can be used toward the rental cost of any of the
1,800 properties around the world.
Convert miles into musical kisses - The Aeroplan Music Store is an
online music store where Aeroplan Members can use their miles for music
codes to download songs or albums. Visit www.aeroplanmusicstore.com to make your loved one a favourite playlist full of love songs. And
until February 28, 2011 - save 1,000 miles when you redeem for a
50-song music code!
Spread the joy this Valentine's Day with Aeroplan's "Money Can't Buy"
Rewards - Members can redeem their miles for a variety of rewards that
are unique to the Aeroplan program such as an autographed photo of
Harry Connick Jr. or Michael Bublé's autographed Serengeti sunglasses
and 5 piece CD/DVD collection. 100 per cent of the proceeds from these
redemptions will go to Aeroplan's Beyond Miles charitable partner War
Cruise into their heart - Aeroplan Members can use miles to pay for a
portion of a cruise with ExpediaCruiseShipCenters.
Indulge your Valentine with a Gourmet basket filled with sweets, cookies
and other fine treats starting at 6,500 miles.
Give the gift of choice - One of Aeroplan's most popular rewards are the
60+ gift cards for retailers such as Costco, The Body Shop, Fruits &
Passion, Home Hardware, Pottery Barn, Starbucks and more starting at
5,000 Aeroplan Miles.
Surprise your Valentine with a gift that gives back - Aeroplan Members
can donate Aeroplan Miles through its Beyond Miles program to nine
Canadian charitable organizations that are committed to improving lives
and enriching communities including: Athletes for Africa, Earth Day
Canada, Engineers Without Borders-Canada, Médecins Sans
Frontières-Canada, Schools Without Borders, The Stephen Lewis
Foundation, Veterinarians Without Borders-Canada and War Child Canada.
In addition to supporting these organizations, Beyond Miles also
supports Air Canada's Kids' Horizons, a program dedicated to enhancing
the quality of life of Canadian children and youth and their families.
To donate your miles, visit www.aeroplan.com/donate.
For more information or to review all of Aeroplan's rewards, please
visit: www.aeroplan.com/myrewards and click on Valentine's Gift Ideas.
In addition, Aeroplan Members can earn miles as they shop online this
Valentine's Day. The Aeroplan eStore features over 120 retailers such
as Chapters.Indigo.ca, O'Connor Florist and La Senza from 12 different
product categories including jewellery, flowers and lingerie. Members
can shop online and earn 1 Aeroplan Mile for every $1 that they spend
and as a bonus, members can earn up to 3x the miles at select
retailers. Visit: www.aeroplan.com/eStore for more details.
Aeroplan, Canada's premier coalition loyalty program, is owned by Groupe
Aeroplan Inc., a global leader in loyalty management.
Aeroplan's millions of members earn Aeroplan Miles with its growing
network of over 75 world-class partners, representing more than 150
brands in the financial, retail, and travel sectors.
In 2010, over 2 million rewards were issued to members including more
than 1.3 million flights on Air Canada and Star Alliance carriers which
offer travel to more than 1,000 destinations worldwide. In addition to
flights, members also have access to over 800 exciting specialty,
merchandise, hotel, car rental and experiential rewards.
For more information about Aeroplan, please visit www.aeroplan.com or www.groupeaeroplan.com.
SOURCE AEROPLAN CANADA INC.
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