With so much to see and do, it can be hard to choose how you want to spend your precious vacation time. Here at DealNews, we're dedicated to saving you time and money with our weekly roundup of the best travel deals. Check out a sale on 1-way flights from Southwest Airlines and the Editors' Choice deal we found for nightly stays in Las Vegas.El Cortez Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas
Vendor: Room Filter via goSeek
Price: From $15 per night
Lowest By: $3
Expires: July 26
Is It Worth It?: Our top pick this week is this Editors' Choice deal for the El Cortez Hotel and Casino. From its humble beginnings as a gambling hub in the 1940s, this hotel has become one of the longest-running casinos in Las Vegas and has an Expedia rating of 88% based on 5,247 reviews. With stays priced from as little as $15 per night, this price comes in as a current low by $3 and an all-time low for this Vegas hotel.
Not a member? Click on "Sign Up" in the top right corner to sign up for free; we found this rate on September 2. Additional fees and conditions apply. Book this travel deal by July 26 for stays through September 30.
Southwest Airlines Nationwide 1-Way Fares
Vendor: Southwest Airlines via DealBase
Price: From $59
Lowest By: $76
Expires: July 30
Is It Worth It?: Southwest Airlines is offering 1-way fares on over 100 routes nationwide, with savings of up to $76 on certain flights. This sale includes fares to Vegas, Houston, Nashville, and Washington D.C.
Click on "Southwest Airlines" in the top line to see this sale. This price is valid on flights departing from Columbus, OH, (CMH) with arrival in Washington D.C. (DCA) on August 26. Book this travel deal by July 30 for travel from August 25 through December 16. All prices, dates, and booking details were valid at the time of publication.
Royal Caribbean 7-Night Eastern Caribbean Cruise for Two
Lowest By: $436
Expires: August 16
Is It Worth It?: If you've been waiting for a fall cruise deal to the Caribbean, today's your lucky day. This 7-night Royal Caribbean cruise in late October visits exotic ports in Puerto Rico, St. Maarten, and St. Kitts for just $64 per person per night. Plus, this cruise comes with a bonus $25 onboard credit to sweeten the deal. That makes it the best price we've seen for a week-long Eastern Caribbean cruise on Royal Caribbean.
Scroll down to see this deal. This roundtrip cruise aboard the Independence of the Seas departs from Fort Lauderdale, FL, on October 25. Some restrictions may apply; fees, government taxes, and fuel supplements are additional. Book this travel deal by August 16.
New York 4-Star and 5-Star Hotels at Trivago
Vendor: Trivago via ShermansTravel
Price: From $119 per night
Expires: July 31
Is It Worth It?: Looking to stay in the Big Apple? Check out Trivago's latest sale on 4-star and 5-star hotels, with prices starting from just over $100 per night. Normally, we'd expect hotels of this quality to start from at least $200 per night, so there are some serious deals to be had.
Book this travel deal by July 31 for stays through August 31.
10-Lap Stock Car Driving Experience
Lowest By: $436
Expires: October 24
Is It Worth It?: For all our adrenaline junkie readers, we've pulled this Rusty Wallace Racing 10-Lap Qualifier Driving Experience. After a safety briefing, you'll put on a racing fire suit — complete with radio helmet and five-point safety harness — then take the wheel of a 400hp race car. This deal is available at several locations across the country, including courses in New York, Texas, Florida, and more.
This drive includes a safety briefing, classroom instruction, and 10 laps around the track (as driver) in the stock car of your choice. Book this travel deal by October 24.