Q4 - who needs it! Unsavory words like "quotas" and "overtime" are flying around the office and you can't dodge your boss forever. Protect your sanity and get away from the mania with a late fall getaway. We've picked though the best travel deals this week so that you can set your email to "out of office" and jet away from it all. Take a relaxing beach-side break in South Carolina from $79 per night or take a cruise to the Bahamas for two from $298. And if you're getting your act together and booking Thanksgiving flights home, Virgin America has 1-way fares from $68.
Stays at the Vdara Hotel & Spa in Las Vegas, NV
Price: From $89
Lowest By: $50
Expires: December 25
Is It Worth It?: Stay at the Vdara Hotel & Spa for as little as $89 per night and you'll be close to the action, but not stuck in it. This non-gaming hotel is located in the luxe CityCenter complex, which is home to high-end retail shops and restaurants by Wolfgang Puck and Todd English. Most importantly, you'll be saving $50 on one of Vegas's Top 15 hotels.
Blackout dates and additional fees may apply. This travel deal is valid for stays Sundays through Thursdays through December 25.
Royal Caribbean 4-Night Bahamas Cruise for Two in November
Vendor: Vacations to Go via @Travel
Price: From $298
Lowest By: $100
Expires: November 8
Is It Worth It?:This deal on a mid-November Royal Caribbean cruise will save you $100 compared to booking direct. Board the Enchantment of the Seas in Miami and slip into the Caribbean spirit of this ship as you cruise around Coco Cay and Nassau in the Bahamas.
This roundtrip cruise aboard the Enchantment of the Seas departs on November 17 from Port Canaveral, FL, with stops in Coco Cay, Bahamas, and Nassau, Bahamas. Book this travel deal by November 8.
Virgin America 1-Way Domestic Thanksgiving Fares
Vendor: Virgin America via Travelzoo
Price: From $68
Lowest By: $6
Expires: October 31
Is It Worth It?: With Thanksgiving just a month away, it's time to get serious about booking a flight home. Virgin America's latest sale includes discounted rates on select routes including Thanksgiving dates. Board a flight from San Francisco to Portland on November 24 for as low as $72.10 or head across country from Newark to Los Angeles on November 25 for $188.10.
This price is valid on flights from Las Vegas, NV, (LAS) with arrival in Los Angeles, CA, (LAX) on November 25. Book this travel deal by October 31 for travel October 25, 2014 through March 4, 2015.
The Oceanfront Litchfield Inn in Pawleys Island, SC
Price: From $79 per night
Lowest By: $40
Is It Worth It?: South Carolina regularly features as a top travel destination thanks to its blend of historical sites, pristine white beaches, and laid back attitude. Although Myrtle Beach is more well known, Pawley Island about half an hour south provides a more tranquil atmosphere with equally sublime beaches. As well as an oceanview room on the beach, the Oceanfront Litchfield Inn offers additional extras like complimentary WiFi, free parking, and daily breakfast.
Blackout dates and other restrictions may apply. This travel deal is valid for stays through February 2015.
Lonely Planet Kindle eBooks
Lowest By: At least $3
Is It Worth It?: Are you always planning your next big adventure, but never going? Even if you haven't got two pennies to rub together, let Lonely Planet inspire you with free Kindle guide books like "Travel Resolutions: 52 New Ways to Experience Planet Earth," "USA's Best Trips: 7 Amazing Road Trips," or "Secret Europe: 50 Truly Unforgettable Experiences."
A Kindle or Kindle-enabled device is required to read these books.