Take Out Deals in Oakland
You were the kid who always had to sit in the window seat, face pressed against the glass, begging for one of those winged pins to show off to your buddies. If you're still addicted to being airborne, take flight with today's deal from Flying Vikings: Pay $120 (regularly $275) for a two-hour introductory flight lesson that includes a 40-minute simulator lesson, 20-minute pre-flight ground lesson, 40-minute flight lesson in the plane, and 20-minute debriefing and post-flight inspection. You'll take to the skies under the stellar instruction of a certified flight instructor, who'll give you the lowdown on flying high. Report for your lesson at Hayward Executive Airport -- conveniently located just minutes from the 880. Drop the peanuts and stop smudging up the windows; get in gear with this 56%-off deal instead. Want more? Check out Flying Vikings on Facebook.
When it comes to working out, we like to think less is more -- as in working out less but getting top-notch results. Here's what to expect with today's deal: Pay $60 and get ten fitness classes of your choice at MindBody Connection (regularly $130). Classes are capped at 15 participants, so you'll get personalized attention while you work at sculpting lean muscles -- without slogging away your afternoon at the gym. Forget the seemingly endless, sweaty circuit training. Enjoyable mat Pilates, Yamuna body rolling, and Gyrokinesis classes take place Monday through Saturday. This Emeryville studio is all about increasing strength from the inside out, and you'll even get an individual assessment to discuss your fitness goals before you begin class. Talk about getting more bang for your buck.
See the Bay in style when you enjoy the breathtaking sights aboard a yacht with this deal from Imagine Sailing Tours: • $199 ($900 value) for a full-day sailing trip for two with drinks and snacks • Set sail on Imagine, an Irwin Citation 34 yacht • Enjoy fishing aboard the vessel, and take breaks for kayaking and hiking • Your custom tour can visit destinations of your choice, including Clipper Cove, Tiburon, McCovey Cove, Angel Island, Sausalito, and more • Fruit, cheese, crackers, and drinks are provided; you're encouraged to bring food to barbecue • Your US Coast Guard-licensed captain has more than 30 years of experience • Take advantage of free parking at the Berkeley Marina Want more? Check out Imagine Sailing Tours on Facebook.
The Fine Print
Limit 1 per person, up to 1 additional as gift • Limit 1 per person per class • Reservations required; class space subject to availability • Merchant cancellation/re-scheduling policy of 48 hours applies; voucher subject to forfeiture • Must be 12+ and less than 250 lbs • Waiver required prior to redemption • Additional fee of $50 required per non-piloting passengers; up to two allowed per flight • All classes must be used by same customer; cannot be shared
A real adventure can give you a whole new perspective on life -- in this case, a bird's. Take the skies experience the thrill of flying with this offer from California Airways: • $149 ($298 value) for a two-hour introductory flight lesson • Fly with FAA-certified instructors • Take off any day of the week Up, Up, and Away Head out to the Hayward Executive Airport and begin with a 30-minute lesson in the flight simulator and a 15-minute pre-flight briefing. Then, climb into your Cessna's cockpit and soar over the Bay Area. During your 40-minute flight, you'll take in the Bay Bridge, Alcatraz, the Berkeley Hills, and the Oakland Coliseum as only pilots do. Then, back on ground, you'll go through a 15-minute post-flight debriefing before you're awarded with a certificate of completion and your name in the logbook. California Airways's Website | Facebook