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ANNOUNCING THE CURE FOR THE COMMON GETAWAY Gift Certificates are the perfect last-minute gift!

When it comes to Gift Certificates, you can toss the wrapping tape, and forget about the red tape, because there are absolutely no expiration dates, no blackout dates, no taxes, no extra fees, no charge for shipping on the perfect one-size-fits-all holiday gift. Welcome at more than 3,300 B&Bs across the U.S., they are the perfect gift for people who have everything....except time to relax.

If you're a last-minute shopper, or have forgotten a key name on your list, fear not! Gift Certificates can be printed on your own computer, 24 hours a day, seven days a week-even on Christmas Day! The ultimate in flexibility, tens of thousands of travelers have enjoyed Gift Certificates since 1999.

Each Gift Certificate is customized with your choice of beautiful color photos to match the occasion, plus your personal message. If preferred, will mail your elegant, full-color gift certificates in attractive foil-lined presentation envelopes. Free FedEx shipping is even available on gift certificates of $100 or more!

Not only has Real Simple, along with dozens of other publications and websites, named Gift Certificates one of the top gifts for the holiday season, but so have thousands of delighted repeat customers who write:

  • "A great gift for couples who have everything. I wish I would get one!"
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  • "Your site is incredibly easy to use! And it's unbelievable that you offer FREE FedEx shipping. Perfect gift to give -- and receive! Thank you!"

Tens of thousands of travelers have enjoyed's elegant, full-color gift certificates since 1999. This holiday season, reward the special people on your shopping list with a B&B getaway. Visit and click on gift certificates, or go to Click here to see sample gift certificates: is the leading online bed and breakfast Internet directory and reservation network, listing more than 6,300 B&Bs and inns throughout the United States and internationally. A variety of search functions and extensive maps enable inngoers to find the perfect B&B. Travelers can make reservations online, purchase gift certificates welcomed at 3,300 U.S. bed & breakfast inns, subscribe to free newsletters, and post questions on expert-hosted message boards. is the exclusive B&B aggregator for Expedia, Inc. and Expedia serves as's exclusive online travel agent. See for details.

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