All posts by Andrew Skwarek

Before even completing college in Western New York, Andrew Skwarek knew he was destined to be a travel writer. He contracted an incurable case of the travel bug while interning for the Strand Media Group in Myrtle Beach, S.C., one summer and has been compiling a list of must-see cities and countries ever since - but it just keeps growing. Now an Associate Travel Deals Producer with, count on Andrew keeping you ahead of the curve, as he leaves no rock unturned in his quest for the best bargains on the Web.
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Sir Francis Drake Hotel

Hitch a ride on the city’s iconic cable cars, visit renowned Lombard Street, or stroll through picturesque Golden Gate Park – in San Francisco, the sightseeing opportunities are endless. But, when visiting dynamic cities like San Francisco, most hotels that put travelers smack dab in the center of it... Read More

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Sure, you could spend Valentine’s Day at a romantic couples-only resort in the Caribbean, but those looking to embrace the winter chill wholeheartedly should consider heading to the ski-lover paradise of Breckenridge, Colo., where the only thing lower than the temperatures are the hotel prices! The Village Hotel in... Read More

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Valentines Day

Want to avoid being stuck in the dog house this Valentine’s Day? Then fetch this bone: Forgo the dozen roses, stuffed teddy bear, and corny conversation hearts (that’s so overdone anyway), and plan an amorous getaway with your sweetie pie to Cape Cod, Mass. The intimate, 48-room Dan’l Webster... Read More

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When it comes to sun, surf, and sugary-sand beaches, Cancun is second to none. And, despite it being peak season for the tropics right now, you can trade in your snowsuit for your swimsuit and head to this idyllic part of the Riviera Maya while enjoying sensational savings, thanks... Read More

Great Barrier Reef scuba

SHERMAN’S EXCLUSIVE The Luxury The 128-room Pullman Reef Hotel Casino, on Trinity Inlet in Cairns, Australia, features rooms with Jacuzzi-style baths, plush linens, and verandas with water or city views. A special package includes a five-day Learn to Dive course with Pro Dive Cairns and culminates with three days of... Read More

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Walt Disney World

Escape the nippy winter weather and take the children to the Happiest Place on Earth without putting your bank account in the red. Liberty Travel is serving up an enticing deal to Orlando that includes airfare and a five-night stay at Disney’s All-Star Movie Resort for just a mere... Read More

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Hurry! Give your snow blower a rest, pack your golf clubs, and escape to the desert oasis of Phoenix this winter and enjoy a stay at the Scottsdale Links Resort. This condo-style resort, which is adjacent to TPC Desert Golf Course, is offering end-of-January rates that start from just... Read More

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Daintree Rainforest

Looking for some serious solitude on your next vacation? The Sheraton Mirage Port Douglas Resort in Queensland, Australia is sure to exceed your expectations with its idyllic, remote location and give you just the R&R you need. Smack dab in the middle of two peerless UNESCO World Heritage sites... Read More

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Las Vegas

Ante up in Las Vegas and rub shoulders with the rich and famous while staying at the sumptuous Palms Casino Resort this winter – located three blocks from the sizzling Strip. The ostentatious property is offering favorable nightly rates starting from just $69 for select weekday stays... Read More

Omni Royal Crescent Hotel

We’re a little less than two months away from the boisterous jubilee known as Mardi Gras, but you can get the party started a little early when you head to vivacious New Orleans this January. The upscale, 97-room Omni Royal Crescent Hotel, which is located a mere two blocks... Read More

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Set your sights on the effervescent city of London this winter – a time when package prices reach an all-time low. Stroll along London’s picturesque South Bank or splurge for orchestra seats at a riveting show in the West End – it’s easy to do with Virgin Vacations’ knock-out... Read More

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The Reefs

Ah, Bermuda – home to sugary, pink-sand beaches, secluded, cerulean coves, and warm pastel-hued abodes. Get on a “Bermuda High” with this prodigious deal from The Reefs – a highly acclaimed beachfront resort – that knocks the regular $345 rack rate down to a lowly $199/night for best available... Read More

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Vino Bello Resort

Mention Sonoma County, Calif., to anyone and chances are they’ll immediately conjure up images of charming vineyards set amid gently rolling hills in the countryside – sheer bliss for oenophiles and romantics. But, why daydream about this beguiling aromatic destination when you can experience it first-hand without losing your... Read More

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Millennium Hotel

Think you’re the next Maria Sharapova or Andy Roddick? Then head to New York City to perfect your tennis game this winter. Sure, the outdoor courts are covered in snow, but the Millennium UN Plaza Hotel has one tennis court that’ll have you racking up ace after ace. The... Read More

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Riviera Maya

The holidays definitely wreak havoc on all of us, so this January, vow to give yourself a little more “me” time in the new year, and start by planning a tropical getaway to Mexico’s alluring Riviera Maya for a fraction of the rack rate. Starting from $99 per person... Read More