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A Customized Getaway Gift Card from is the Perfect Wedding Gift for the Second, Third or Fourth Time Around

Austin, TX - Frank Sinatra sang: "Love is better the second time around:" yet wedding gifts for the second, third, even fourth trip to the altar always pose a dilemma. The happy couple may have everything they need, but not necessarily everything they want:like special romantic experiences. The Getaway Gift Card from solves this wedding gift quandary with the ideal solution for the couple that has everything:but time to relax. Those searching for the perfect wedding gift love that the cards are welcomed at nearly 4,000 B&Bs across North America and that there are no fees, no taxes, no expiration or blackout dates, and free shipping is always available. Online buying in minutes means that shoppers can give a no-strings gift that offers complete flexibility and more importantly, romance and fun. The fully customizable card allows easy uploading of your own photo or a choice of many pre-selected templates. You add your own message for best wishes, and there's no gift card more appreciated by brides and grooms anywhere.

The Getaway Gift Card from is conveniently sold online in any amount from $25 to $2,000, and in $50 and $100 denominations in thousands of Costco, Wal-Mart, CVS, and Rite Aid stores. For easy online purchasing, visit to buy a customized gift card. Imagine a great shot of the happy couple in a romantic pose. If you'd rather, there are a number of preset design choices perfect for every taste. Order from your own computer or call 800-GO-B-AND-B; gift cards can be printed instantly online or sent from in foil-lined envelopes with a free 64-page directory, a $5.95 value. Free shipping is always available, including free FedEx on orders of $100 or more.

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The Getaway Gift Card from also makes a great gift for young brides and grooms on the first time around. Many couples have chosen the card as the perfect gift for members of their wedding party or for their generous parents.

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