LITTLETON, Colo., Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Just in time for the 50th anniversary of the official start of the "British Invasion" – February 9, 1964 (the day the Beatles debuted on the "Ed Sullivan Show") – Monograms is providing London travelers the opportunity to indulge in Beatlemania as part of a special "British Invasion" series of London vacation packages.
"When the Beatles debuted 'I Want to Hold Your Hand' on U.S. soil, American music was forever changed," said Steve Born, vice president of marketing for the Globus family of brands. "To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the remarkable British Invasion, we're offering travelers the chance to retrace the Fab Four's footsteps as part of our London vacation packages."
When Monograms travelers embark on a Beatles-themed journey, they will venture into the seaport town of Liverpool, made famous by the Beatles, to learn about and see, first-hand, the places the band – and history – made famous, including:
- Taking a tour of Beatlemania History with Audio Guide narrated by John Lennon's sister, Julia.
- Joining a Magical Mystery Tour which takes travelers to such Fab Four landmarks as Penny Lane, Strawberry Fields, childhood homes and schools.
- Visiting the legendary Cavern Club where the Beatles story began.
These new British Invasion-inspired Monograms' London vacation packages are priced from $733 (Monograms' 4-day London Getaway) with the "Day in Liverpool & The Beatles Experience." London Monograms packages also include choice of hotel, VIP sightseeing and the services of an on-site Local Host in London.
With nearly 40 offices staffed with more than 200 travel experts that extend as far as Asia and as wide as Europe, Monograms has a rich reputation as a company travelers can depend on to help them simplify travel planning while creating special dream getaways. Monograms affords travelers the power to personalize their vacation without having to take care of planning details or logistics, thanks to the on-site support of a Local Host. With Monograms, travelers are assured their vacation details are taken care of, including hotel, transportation, sightseeing and more, so they can simply focus on having fun. Monograms is part of the Globus family of brands, an award-winning, travel industry leader with 85 years of international travel expertise. The Globus family of brands is a member of Sustainable Travel International (STI).
Consumers can book a Monograms vacation or request brochures by visiting a preferred travel agent or by calling the following toll free number: 1.800.250.7614 or visiting www.monograms.com. Travel agents can request brochures by calling toll free 1.800.221.0090 or visiting www.globusfamilypartner.com.