As temperatures hover near zero, snow falls from the heavens and cars fail to start you may wish you were on vacation.
Planning and booking your next vacation has never been easier thanks to a series of classes at Moraine Valley Community College. These one-day classes offered in February, March and April at the main campus in Palos Hills will prepare you to navigate resources available for travelers.
Sometimes the hardest part about planning a trip is knowing where to begin. The Travel: But I’ve Never Been There class shows you how to use reputable travel review websites and bulletin boards to plan your next vacation. This one-day class meets Wednesday, Feb. 6 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in Building M, Room M213. The cost is $18. Registration is required; the course code for this class is HB4-128-200
For deal-seekers or travelers on a budget, the Travel: Let’s Find a Deal class shows you how to find discount flights, cruises and vacation packages that fit every type of vacation. This one-day class meets Wednesday, March 6 from 6 to 8 p.m. in Building M, Room M210. The cost is $18. Registration is required; the course code for this class is HB4-127-200.
Mobile apps have changed the landscape of the travel industry. The class called The Travel: There’s an App for That! shows you how to save money and have a better experience during your planning process. Discover the easiest way to find deals, book travel, find flash sales and last-minute travel deals. This one-day class meets Wednesday, April 3 from 6 to 8 p.m. in Building M, Room M210.
The cost is $18. Registration is required; the course code for this class is HB4-126-200. Registration is available online at www.morainevalley.edu/ccce/register, by phone at (708) 974-2110 or in person by visiting the registration office in Building S, Room S103. Moraine Valley is located at 9000 W. College Parkway in Palos Hills.