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This Week’s Travel Deals

We've got deals from around the area and around the world. Read on for some great travel bargains.

One Great Deal at the Four Seasons Washington, DC
Who doesn’t want an extended stay at a Four Seasons? The brand’s Washington, DC outpost is offering The Stay Longer Package: stay two consecutive nights and enjoy an additional third night at no extra cost. This offer includes continental breakfast and is valid for stays between June 30 and September 7. Rooms start at $650 per night.,  202-342-0444.

Summer Fun at The Fairmont Washington, DC
DC can be a drag in the summer. So, during the upcoming hot summer months, The Fairmont Washington, DC, is offering “The Summer Splash” package for families of two adults and two children. Included in the package are accommodations, unlimited access to the hotels 50-foot indoor swimming pool, a pair of Oggle Goggles and colorful water noodles. This offer is available until September 7 with rooms starting at $209., 202-429-2400.

Celebrate the Fourth in Colonial Williamsburg
Celebrate Independence Day at the very place where America’s story began. Join the Colonial Williamsburg Inn on Saturday, July 4th for an all-American picnic and festive holiday entertainment. The boxed picnic event with entertainment begins at 7:30 p.m. and concludes at 9:15 p.m. with a fireworks display on the Governor’s Palace grounds in Colonial Williamsburg’s Historic Area. The Fifes and Drums will arrive and perform between 8:30 and 8:45 p.m. The picnic menu includes family favorites such as fried chicken, potato salad and colonial cherry trifle. Price per person: $51 adults and $25 youth (ages 6–12). Hurry, reservations must be made by July 2.

New York Hotel Celebrates Big Apple Baseball
Baseball lovers can start the summer off right by taking advantage of The Roosevelt Hotel’s “For Love of the Game” offer. The hotel, located in New York’s midtown area, a stone’s throw from Grand Central Terminal (take the 4 train to Yankee Stadium; the 7 train to CitiField) has rates from $215 through the end of the baseball season. The package includes exclusive pre-game stadium tours, ticket advice, a NYC food tour and superior room accommodations., 888-TEDDY-NY.

Spirit of Washington Dinner Cruise
Enjoy the summer weather and experience Washington Harbor on the deck of the Spirit of Washington yacht, which operates a host of evening entertainment, dining and music cruises. Want to cruise on the cheap? Its July 12 dinner cruise is now being offered for 15 percent off the standard $69.90 per person rate using promotional code VIP343. The evening includes a Grand Buffet dinner, live musical revue, dancing and, of course, stunning views of the nation’s capitol from the Potomac River. The cruise departs from Pier 4 at 6th and Water Streets in southwest Washington, DC., 866-302-2469.