Cheap Summer Getaways
Looking for a nice getaway this summer that won’t break the bank (too badly)? Below are some places you can vacation at if you want to get out of the country.
Las Vegas. The Riviera Hotel and Casino is the place for you if you’ve always wanted to hit up the casinos and have the original experience in Las Vegas. It includes a seasonal outdoor pool, a health spa and lighted tennis courts. If you want to go outdoors as well, there’s nearby golfing and hiking/biking trails. The buffet serves Chinese, Mexican, Italian and American/barbecue dishes. Go here to see the rooms & rates for three nights, which start at $60.80.
Cuba. This destination will inspire you to be active while soaking up the sun. Water sports and activities include sailing & cruising, water skiing, and diving & snorkelling, where you can admire underwater species and captivating topography. Nature lovers can take advantage of Cuba’s ecotourism by exploring its tropical forests and engage in activities such as, spelunking, bird-watching, hiking, nature-photography and horseback riding. See the different resorts you can stay at here.
London. With the Olympics around the corner, the city will be hosting a huge outdoor arts festival with free events. If you’re up for big crowds and celebrations, you might want to be in Central London where the streets will be filled with excitement and entertainment, including pop-up performances. To plan your travels during the game go here. The Olympic Torch Relay is from July 21-27 for those who want to witness the Flame in person. Visitlondon.com offers a guide on London’s attractions, accommodation, restaurants and shopping destinations. Go here to see Sunwing’s roundtrip prices, starting from $190.