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Enjoy Rome and Florence, visit Palm Springs, getaway in Steamboat Springs

IMG_9427This week’s deals include a deal on a great hotel in Palm Springs, a getaway in Steamboat Springs, and an adventure in Rome, Florence, and Venice.

Palm Springs

A great getaway from the Front Range in the fall is Palm Springs, California. Travelzoo.com has partnered with The Renaissance Palm Springs hotel and resort to offer weekday stays for $99 per night and weekends for $139. The Renaissance Palm Springs is located right downtown, near the popular restaurants and clubs. It has the largest pool in Palm Springs, if hanging at the pool is the most active you want to be. Get out and play by hiking, riding bikes, or playing golf at one of the many golf courses in the area. Dates are available through December and there are some blackout dates around holidays. A two-night minimum stay may be required on some Saturdays, so a phone call to the resort would be advised. Visit Travelzoo.com soon for more information and to buy your voucher.

Steamboat Springs

A bit closer to home, the Hotel Bristol in Steamboat Springs is also discounting rooms from now through October 2015 starting at $89 per night for two. The Hotel Bristol is in downtown Steamboat Springs, and amenities include rainfall showerheads, LCD TVs, pillow-top beds and Pendleton wool blankets. Mazzola’s Italian Diner is in the hotel or walk to one of the other great restaurants downtown. The ski resort is about a 10 minute drive down the road. There’s lots to do in and around Steamboat Springs including hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding, and a trip to the hot springs. Visit Groupon.com by August 17 for more information and to book your weekend getaway.

Rome, Florence, and Venice

If you can get away in the next few months, Tour Crafters has a great package to Rome, Florence, and Venice, land-only, starting at $479.00 per person, double-occupancy, for nine nights. The package includes nine breakfasts, three nights each in Rome, Florence, and Venice, high speed train tickets – tourist class with an extra-large seat – between Rome and Florence and Florence and Venice, pizza at La Strenga, gelato at Gelateria Santa Maria Maggiore, and a Murano tour. You’ll cover your airfare to Rome, hotel city tax, excursions, tips, weekend supplements, and travel insurance. The dates are off-season, November 1 to December 20, 2015. This is a great price – if you’ve wanted to visit Italy, this may be the time! Visit Tourcrafters.it for more information and to buy your package.

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Yacht cruises, adventure in Paris and Rome, L.A. boutique hotel

Eiffeltower3This week’s travel deals include small-ship cruises in the Mediterranean, a deal on a Paris-Rome adventure, and discounts this Spring on a Los Angeles boutique hotel.

Variety Cruises is partnering with Jetsetter.com to offer discounts on yachts with about 50 passengers. These yachts can dock much closer to the center of town, enabling the passengers more time to see the sites and spend less time in lines. Variety is having a sale on four of their itineraries: the Adriatic, sailing from Dubrovnik, Croatia, the Aegean and the Cyclades, sailing from Athens, Greece, and the Seychelles, sailing from Mahe Island, Seychelles. These are seven-day itineraries, starting at around $1875 per person. Enjoy some of the most beautiful islands and beaches in the world without the crowds. Visit Jetsetter.com by February 11 for more information and to book your cruise.

If small-ship cruising isn’t your thing, go-today.com is offering eight days in Paris and Rome with the help of Travelzoo.com, starting at $1499 per person, including airfare. Spend three nights in Paris, visiting the Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame, and enjoying the café culture. Then fly to Rome for three nights, spending your days visiting the Trevi Fountain, St. Peter’s Basilica, and eating wonderful food. The price includes airfare from New York City. Contact go-today.com for additional departure airports. Visit Groupon.com by February 6, 2014 for more information and to book your vacation.

A bit closer to home, The Custom Hotel in Los Angeles, California is offering a $79 per night room rate that includes parking for one car and two drink vouchers from the on-site restaurant Deck 33. This rate is available seven days a week, though there are some blackout dates. The Custom Hotel is 10 minutes from Venice Beach and less than 10 miles from Santa Monica. The hotel has a pool where a DJ spins records and a fire pit for relaxing on those cool nights. Visit Travelzoo.com for more information and to book your stay.

These deals are subject to change or cancellation at any time, and restrictions may apply. Book early for the best deals.