Now that the summer is winding down it's time to get Back to Life, Back to Reality, right? No way! Check out this week's best travel deals for 1-way flights on Southwest Airlines from just $39 or a 6-night cruise to the Eastern Caribbean for just $50 per person per night.Southwest Nationwide 1-Way Fares
Vendor: Southwest Airlines via DealBase
Price: From $39
Lowest By: At least $8
Expires: September 3
Is It Worth It?: Southwest continues to offer all-time low rates for nationwide one-way fares with this Editors' Choice deal. The sale even includes $39 fares during Thanksgiving week, although typically prices rise dramatically two days before Thanksgiving. Fly on routes to Washington D.C, Las Vegas, NV, San Jose, CA, and more.
Click on "Southwest Airlines" in the top line on the landing page to see this sale. This price is valid on flights departing from Indianapolis, IN, (IND) with arrival in Washington D.C. (DCA) on September 10. Book this travel deal by September 3 for travel from September 8, 2015 through March 3, 2016.
Celebrity Cruises 6-Night Eastern Caribbean Cruise for Two
Vendor: Vacations to Go via @Travel
Price: From $598
Lowest By: $75
Expires: September 12
Is It Worth It?: Coming in at just $50 per person per night, this deal offers the best price we've seen for any Celebrity Cruises excursion of six nights or more. Plus, you'll get a $75 onboard credit to "splash out" on some perks like fine dining, spa treatments, and fine dining.
If prompted, sign up for the free newsletter to see this deal. This cruise aboard the Celebrity Summit departs from Cape Liberty (Bayonne), NJ, on October 18 and includes stops in St. Maarten; Tortola, British Virgin Islands; and San Juan, Puerto Rico. Some restrictions may apply; fees, government taxes, and fuel supplements are additional. Book this travel deal by September 12.
CarRentals.com Nationwide Car Rentals
Vendor: CarRentals.com via Travelzoo
Price: From $7 per day
Lowest By: At least $1
Expires: September 10
Is It Worth It?: Car rentals can often add an unexpected and unwanted extra cost to your vacation so we're always on the lookout for a deal. This week we've found rates at CarRentals.com starting from just $7 per day. That's about the same amount of money you'd spend on a pair of fuzzy dice for your dash!
We found this rate from Tampa, FL, (TPA) on September 2 and return on September 5. Fees, insurance, and taxes are additional and may be substantial; blackout dates may apply. Book this travel by September 10.
Ireland 7-Night Flight, Hotel, and Car Rental Package for Two
Vendor: TripMasters via ShermansTravel
Price: From $1,794
Lowest By: $82
Expires: August 31
Is It Worth It?: This Editors' Choice deal offers the all-time lowest price we've seen for any 7-night Ireland vacation. The trip includes stays in the capital city of Dublin, where you can visit the home of "the black stuff" at the Guinness Storehouse or head to the Jameson Distillery to taste what the Irish call "the water of life." From there you can drive to the rebel county of Cork and the lake district of Killarney. Last stop is Galway on the western shore, where you'll find plenty of traditional Irish music, dancing, and "craic" (fun).
This price is based on departure on November 24 from Boston, MA, (BOS) with arrival in Dublin, Ireland, (DUB). This deal includes roundtrip airfare; hotel stays in Dublin, Cork, Killarney, and Galway; 6-day car rental; daily breakfast; and more. Some dates may be excluded and additional fees may apply. This travel deal ends August 31.
iFly Indoor Skydiving First Time Flyer Package
Price: From $50
Lowest By: $10
Expires: December 31
Is It Worth It?: Does the reality of jumping out of an actual airplane deter you from skydiving? Well, iFly simulates the experience with a wind tunnel wall-to-wall cushion of air, floating you above the ground with none of the pesky constraints like parachutes! The package is tailored to first-time divers, so no previous experience is required and is fully supervised by certified instructors.
Click on "Buy Now Online" to find this deal and enter coupon "AFF20 at checkout. No previous experience is required and purports to be just like skydiving, without having to jump out of an airplane. The deal is available in centers in Austin, TX; Chicago, IL; Denver, CO; Universal City, CA; Kissimmee, FL; Seattle , WA; and more. Book this travel deal by December 31.