Visitors kayak near a reef off Hamilton, Bermuda. (Gary Cameron/Reuters)

This week’s best travel bargains around the globe.


The Bermuda Tourism Authority is offering a 50 percent sale at 13 island resorts. Properties participating in the Pink Sale include the Fairmont Southampton, Hamilton Princess Bermuda and St. George’s Club. Prices vary. For example, a deluxe ocean-view room at the Grotto Bay Beach Resort starts at $120 a night, including taxes (add $11 daily resort fee); normal price is from $275. Cambridge Beaches Resort & Spa starts at $273, down from $504. Book Jan. 8-25, and travel Jan. 8-April 30 and Sept. 7-Dec. 31, 2016. Blackout dates and restrictions may apply. Info:

Harbourview Inn in downtown Charleston, S.C., is offering a deal that includes 20 percent off lodging, a $50 restaurant gift certificate and free valet parking (usually $24 a day). In late January, rooms at the historic district hotel start at $198 a night, including taxes, a savings of about $41. Gift certificate is valid at several restaurants, including High Cotton and Slightly North of Broad. The promo applies to select Sunday-Thursday stays through February. Info: 888-853-8439,

Salamander Resort and Spa, a luxury property in Middleburg, Va., has two holiday packages for last-minute getaways. The Healthy Holidays deal starts at $1,135 and includes two nights’ accommodations, a 50-minute spa treatment (value: from $130), a specialty fitness class, and taxes and fees. Valid through Jan. 2. The Gift of Salamander, good through Dec. 31, starts at $909 for two nights and includes a $100 gift card and taxes. Apply the gift card to your stay or re-gift it. Two-night minimum stay required for both deals. Info: 800-651-0721,


AmaWaterways is discounting its 2016 Christmas Market cruises on the Rhine and Danube rivers by as much as 40 percent. The promo applies to 28 cruises departing Nov. 23-Dec. 29. For example, a seven-night cruise from Budapest to Nuremberg, Germany, departing Nov. 28 now starts at $1,679 per person double, plus $168 port charges, a savings of $1,120. Book by Jan. 31. Info: 800-626-0126,

Oceania has a number of Last Call Savings cruises with discounted rates, free pre-paid gratuities, unlimited WiFi and up to $500 in shipboard credits, a total of up to $14,600 in savings. For example, an inside cabin on the 16-day Pagoda and Palaces cruise departing Jan. 8 starts at $5,999 per person double, including taxes, down from $16,598. Deal includes gratuities, WiFi and a $500 credit per stateroom. The ship sails from Singapore to Hong Kong and visits ports in Thailand, Cambodia and Vietnam. Book by Dec. 31. Info: 855-623-2642,


Alaska Airlines is offering sale fares to Los Angeles; Portland, Ore.; and several cities in Washington state. For example, nonstop flights from Washington Dulles to Seattle are $276 round trip, including taxes; other airlines are matching, but fare typically starts at $356. Travel Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday through March 9. Twenty-one-day advance purchase required. Book by Dec. 21 at


Troy Tours is offering a six-night tour of Israel starting at $1,399 per person double. The trip includes round-trip airfare from Washington Dulles to Tel Aviv; three nights’ hotel in Jerusalem, two nights in Acre and one night in Netanya; 12 meals; land transport; guided tours; airport transfers; and taxes. Departures take place every Saturday, Jan. 23-April 9. The March 26 departure is $100 more; April 2 and 9 are $200 higher. Book by Jan. 13. Info: 310-417-3460,

Carol Sottili, Andrea Sachs

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