Travelzoo: Travelsmart With Gabe Saglie – Puerto Vallarta

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Travelzoo reporter Gabe Saglie joins us with this week’s hottest travel deals.


L’Auberge del Mar

Del Mar (San Diego)

Luxurious 5-Star hotel in beautiful downtown Del Mar Village

Property is walking distance to the beaches of Del Mar and boutique shopping and dining, and it’s about 15-20

minutes from attractions like Sea World and the San Diego Zoo

Hotel is home to a posh spa and the nationally renowned restaurant, Kitchen 1540

  • $239/nt. (reg. $350)
    • Valet parking included


Travel through January, inc. Thanksgiving and Christmas



CasaMagna Marriott Puerto Vallarta Resort & Spa

Puerto Vallarta


Luxe AAA 4-Diamond beachfront resort

Property features three swimming pools, an expansive spa and is adjacent to a local 18-hole golf course

Resort is a short drive from the restaurants, nightlife and oceanside promenade in downtown Puerto Vallarta

  • $119/nt. (60% off)
    • Deal inc. two 50-minute massages DAILY

Travel through Dec. 19 (through November, guests can attend resort’s sea turtle release program and watch baby turtles swim into the ocean)


Molto Benne

Italy’s Amalfi Coast


Roundtrip airfare from L.A. to Rome

6 nights’ accommodations

  • 4 nights at the Hotel Gardenia in Sorrento, on Italy’s Amalfi Coast
    • All rooms have a private balcony for taking in views of Sorrento, famous for its cobblestone streets, seafront promenade and lively cultural scene
    • The famed town of Positano, the ancient archeological site of Pompeii and island of Capri are within 20 miles of the hotel
    • 2 nights at the Villa Vecchia
      • 4-Star mansion located 30 minutes outside of Venice in Frascati, surrounded by Roman castles, and featuring an onsite artwork collection and restaurant amidst 16h-century vaults

Car rental for duration included

  • $1480/pp
    • Add breakfast daily for $99

Travel March-April 2014

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