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A private club stay in Buenos Aires, glamping in Montana, a walking tour in Spain

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Sculpture near the door on the Passion facade of the Sagrada Familia

This week’s travel deals include a stay at a classy club in Buenos Aires, glamorous camping at Glacier National Park, and a walking tour in Northern Spain.

As the summer winds down in the Southern Hemisphere, the hotel deals start getting better in Buenos Aires. Jetsetter.com has partnered with The Clubhouse in the Palmero district of Buenos Aires, offering a queen room for $115 per night. Included in the room rate is a welcome drink and light breakfast for two. The Clubhouse is part hotel and part private club. Guests have easy access to some of the hottest restaurants and nightclubs, as well as a delightful pool area for relaxing. Visit Jetsetter.com by April 5 for more information and to book your stay.

If Barcelona is on your bucket list, then a walking tour is a unique way to see the area. Goahead Tours offers a Spain’s Coast and Islands Walking Tour, a ten day adventure visiting Barcelona, Mallorca, and Menorca starting at $3,049 per person. Spend a total of four nights in Barcelona, two nights in Mallorca, and two nights in Menorca. In Barcelona, experience the venues that are Gaudi, including the Sagrada Familia and the Parc Guell. Then it’s off to Mallorca’s exquisite beaches and olive groves. Your visit to Menorca includes the Cavern of the Dragons and the S’Albufera Natural Park, a UNESCO World Heritage-named Biosphere Reserve. The package includes airfare and transfers, three 3-course dinners, daily breakfast, hotel accommodations, tour director, guided walks and select entrance fees. Visit goaheadtours.com for more information and to book your tour.

If a long airline trip is not on your agenda, experience GlacierNational Park in a luxury tent. Glacier Under Canvas is offering its Safari Tent for as little as $139 per night. This room has a King bed, rugs and throws, with bathrooms only steps away with hot and cold running water, flush toilets, and showers. The staff at Glacier Under Canvas is happy to assist in planning daily activities, including horseback riding, hiking, and biking in the park. The rates are for two people, but children can be accommodated in the tents as well.  Visit Vacationist.com by March 31 for more information and to book your “glamping” stay.

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Spring break in Cabo San Lucas, touring the Canadian Rockies, and exploring India

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This week’s deals include a great deal to Cabo San Lucas, an adventure in the Canadian Rockies, and a short tour to India.

Spring Break is around the corner, and Groupon has partnered with to offer a seven-night all-inclusive vacation in beautiful San Jose del Cabo. From Denver, the packages start at $1099, double-occupancy. This vacation includes airfare from DenverInternationalAirport, lodging, taxes, and all meals and drinks in the resort’s five onsite restaurants and three bars. While in Cabo San Lucas, visit the nature reserves in the area, including the CaboPulmoNationalMarinePark which includes one of North America’s only hard-coral reefs. Tour San Jose del Cabo, a well-preserved town with Spanish colonial architecture, and an arts district a quick walk from the town square.  Or just hang around the pool and on the beach to enjoy the sun. Visit Groupon.com by January 16 for more information and to book your vacation.

From beach to mountains, Gate1 Travel is offering a nine-day tour of the Canadian Rockies starting at $1499. Fly into Calgary and then head to WatertonLakesNational Park, stopping at UpperWatertonLake for the spectacular mountain views. Next you’ll visit GlacierNational Park, continuing along LakeShelburne to visit the Many Glacier hotel. Then travel to BanffNational Park, the heart of the Rocky Mountains for the incredible views and to spend the day enjoying the boutiques, western saloons and pubs. Drive along the shores of TwoJackLake, LakeMinnewanka, and BowRiverFalls. Along the way enjoy the bighorn sheep, elk, mule deer, and the occasional grizzly or black bear. Continue to Lake Louise, JasperNational Park, and the Columbia Icefield, where guests have the opportunity to walk on the glacier. The package includes eight night’s accommodations, hotel taxes, fees & service charges, sightseeing and transportation in a modern, air-conditioned motor coach, the services of an English-speaking tour manager and entrance fees according to the itinerary. Guest should book by January 13 for additional savings. Visit Gate1travel.com for more information and to schedule your vacation.

India is on many people’s bucket list, and this deal may make it affordable. SmarTours has partnered with Travelzoo.com to offer five nights in India starting at $1299. This package includes airfare from New York, five nights’ accommodations, all sightseeing tours and entrance fees, all intra-India transportation, an English-speaking tour guide, five breakfasts and a farewell dinner. Travelers spend one night in Delhi, two nights in Agra and two nights in Jaipur. Visit the Taj Mahal, ride an elephant, and visit the outdoor market. If you’re interested in more time in this remarkable part of the world, there is an extended 15-day India and Nepal package available. Visit Travelzoo.com soon for more information and to book your vacation.