Travel Steals & Deals


Orlando Package
A 4-day/3-night "Cygnet Package" at the Walt Disney World Swan Resort (800-248-SWAN) bundles Orlando into one easy deal. For $410 per person, the package includes three nights' accommodations and taxes and a four-day passport to the Magic Kingdom, Epcot Center, and Disney-MGM Studios. The package is available until May 1.

The $13 Foreign Car
If you can drive a tiny Fiat, Peugeot or Citroen, the Kemwel Group (800-678-0678) has a $39 rate for a three-day rental valid in the United Kingdom, Germany, Switzerland and Portugal. Available through March 31, the unlimited mileage "SuperSaver" rental must be prepaid and does not include taxes or optional insurance.

Russia on a $100 a Day
If arranging a Russian holiday daunts you, consider the "Russian Price Break" package from Finnway (800-526-4927). For $799 per person, the 8-day package includes roundtrip flights on Finnair from New York, accommodations in Moscow and St. Petersburg, sightseeing, two meals daily, theater or circus performances, and ground transportation. The package is valid until mid-May.

Time for Toronto
Hotel rates plunge along with the winter temperatures in Toronto. Nightly rates at the deluxe Four Seasons Toronto in the fashionable Yorkville district are as low as US$125 per room. Nightly rates at the Four Seasons Inn on the Park resort, a 20-minute drive from downtown, are as low as $75 per room. The prices are valid through April 30 and can be booked by calling 800-332-3442.

This column originally appeared in Travel Holiday magazine.

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