The Washington Post Sunday - - TRAVEL -

This week's best travel bar­gains around the globe.


More than 360 restau­rants in all five bor­oughs will par­tic­i­pate in the bian­nual NYC Res­tau­rant-Week, held July 20Aug. 14. The three-course

din­ing deals cost $25 for lunch and $38 for din­ner. For ex­am­ple, Asia de Cuba is of­fer­ing chili rubbed scal­lops on both of its spe­cial menus; the dish regularly costs $29. At Boulud Sud, Daniel Boulud’s Mediter­ranean-inspired res­tau­rant, a three-course lunch is usu­ally $34 and a three-course din­ner is $60. Re­stric­tions ap­ply and reser­va­tions are rec­om­mended. Info:

www.nycgo.com. With In­sider Jour­neys, re­ceive

a free ho­tel night on Small Group Jour­ney trips in Asia. Use the night be­fore or af­ter the trip. The City Stay deal also in­cludes break­fast and an ar­rival or de­par­ture air­port trans­fer. For ex­am­ple, the seven-day Taste of Viet­nam, which starts at $1,495 per per­son dou­ble, now in­cludes a free night at the North­ern Ho­tel in Saigon (nor­mally about $94) or the Church Bou­tique Ho­tel Hang Trong in Hanoi (from $75). Book by July 31; travel by Dec. 31. Info: 800-3421957, www.in­sid­er­jour­neys.com.

Samoset Re­sort, a wa­ter­front prop­erty in Rock­port, Maine, is of­fer­ing a fam­ily pack­age that in­cludes a free fourth night and daily break­fast for up two adults and two chil­dren age 12 and un­der. The deal ap­plies to Sun­day and Mon­day ar­rivals through Septem­ber. Rates vary. For ex­am­ple, a four-night pack­age in mid-Au­gust starts at $1,271, in­clud­ing taxes and re­sort fees — a sav­ings of $388. The break­fasts are val­ued at $220. Info: 800-341-1650, www.samose­tre­sort.com.


Cruise and Mar­itime Voy­ages, a pri­vate Bri­tish cruise line, has a sale on fall and win­ter cruises. For ex­am­ple, the eight-night

Scot­tish Isles, Faroes and Ed­in­burgh Fes­ti­val trip that de­parts Lon­don Til­bury on Aug. 8 now starts at $1,059 per per­son dou­ble for a stan­dard twin in­ner cabin and $1,409 for a stan­dard twin ocean-view cabin, in­clud­ing port charges. Reg­u­lar price is $3,759 and $5,139, re­spec­tively. The ship vis­its the Shet­land, Faroe and Orkney is­lands, plus Leith, Scot­land. Use code G513. Other re­duced-priced sail­ings in­clude Au­tumn Fjord­land on Sept. 18 (from $799) and Ibe­rian Clas­sics & the Med on Sept. 8 (from $1,079). Lim­ited avail­abil­ity for the cab­ins with the low­est rates. Info: 855-206 4897, us.cruise­and­mar­itime.com.

Hur­tigruten is of­fer­ing dis­counts on se­lect 2015 and

2016 Antarc­tic cruises for pas­sen­gers who book a cabin cat­e­gory but al­low the cruise line to choose the cabin. The deal ap­plies to the 13-night Land of the Pen­guin itin­er­ary de­part­ing Nov. 17 and Jan. 4 and the 19-night In the Realm of the Great Ex­plor­ers trip leav­ing Oct. 30. The 19-night cruise, which trav­els to the Falk­land Is­lands, South Ge­or­gia and Antarc­tica, now starts at $7,334 per per­son dou­ble, a sav­ings of $5,277. The trip in­cludes one night’s lodg­ing in Buenos Aires; round-trip flight from Buenos Aires to Ushuaia, Ar­gentina; 18-night cruise; and port charges. The 13night trip now starts at $7,600 for an in­te­rior cabin, a sav­ings of $3,597. Info: 877-301-3117,



Fron­tier Air­lines has sale fares on non­stop flights from Washington Dulles to Mem­phis and Cincinnati. Fare to Mem­phis starts at $108 round trip, in­clud­ing taxes; fare on com­pet­ing air­lines starts at $234. Sale fare to Cincinnati starts at $100; fare on other air­lines starts at $182. For low­est prices, fly Tues­days, Aug. 22-Oct. 20. Book by July 31 at www.fly­fron­tier.com.


Troy Tours is of­fer­ing a Clas­sic Tur­key tour from $1,899 per per­son dou­ble. The tour in­cludes round-trip air from Washington Dulles to Is­tan­bul; 13 nights’ ac­com­mo­da­tions in seven lo­ca­tions; daily break­fasts and eight din­ners; daily sight­see­ing with ad­mis­sion fees; land trans­porta­tion; tour guides; air­port trans­fers; and taxes. Priced sep­a­rately, air­fare, ho­tel and tours cost about $2,117. For cheap­est rate, de­part Jan. 16 or Feb. 16. Info: 310-417-3460, www.troy­tours.com.

— Carol Sot­tili, An­drea Sachs

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what­s­thedeal@wash­post.com. Prices were ver­i­fied at press time Thurs­day, but deals sell out and avail­abil­ity is not guar­an­teed. Some re­stric­tions may ap­ply.

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