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Travel Deals: Pre-September Savings

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Who wants summer to end? From now through the end of September, summer travelers have their run of perks and promotions including flash sales, half off specials, food and wine packages and much more. This week, you can opt to soak up the sun in the Caribbean, indulge in great food in Napa, or even emulate Olympic athletes in the Dominican Republic. Check out this week’s travel deals to choose your own summer adventure.

Notable Napa Perks

Designed for the culinary traveler, the River Terrace Inn at Napa is offering a package that rewards guests with the best gift of all: food. Stay four consecutive nights and receive up to $200 in food and beverage credits at Cuvee, their signature restaurant. The package also includes complimentary bike rentals and a downtown tasting card. Book before August 31 by going online or calling (866) NAPA-FUN.

Olympics in Paradise

Couldn’t make it to London for the Olympic Games? Experience the thrill of the games from Casa de Campo in the Dominican Republic. The luxurious Casa de Campo, a renowned sporting resort, is offering an “Olympic Dreams” package to get you in the spirit of the games. Participate in polo lessons, play beach volleyball, kayak and sail, or golf on three different courses, including the #1 golf course in the Caribbean. Lasting through September 30, this sporty deal starts at $219 per night. Book online or call 1-855-877-3643.

Kickin’ it in Curaçao

Recently featured as the backdrop for ABC’s The Bachelorette, the Caribbean island of Curaçao is celebrating fall with amazing hotel deals across the island. Some of the deals include 50 percent free nights, special upgrades, and deals on some of the islands best attractions, particularly the acclaimed diving excursions. Click here to view the participating hotels and the wide variety of available travel packages.

Summer Fun in Orlando

Keep the summer alive for the whole family at Omni Orlando Resort at ChampionsGate. Book three or more guests through September 3 and receive 20 percent off of a 3-night stay or longer. Families can enjoy the dive-in movies, poolside frozen treats, glow-in-the-dark golf, volleyball tournaments, and sushi-rolling lessons. While the kids participate in scavenger hunts and chalk contests, parents can relax at the resort’s poolside happy hour. Book online or call (407) 390-6664.

July Flash Sale

Round off the year with a sun-filled excursion at one of seven of Club Med’s resorts in locations that include Mexico, Martinique, the Bahamas, and more. Book between July 27 and July 30, 2012 for a trip from October 27 to December 15 and get 45 percent off an all-inclusive vacation. To take advantage of this limited-time offer, visit their website.

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