Disney World launches summer 2021 deals which include 14 nights for seven and $200 spending money

DISNEY World has launched a number of deals and package holidays for summer 2021, which include return flights from the UK as well as additional perks.

While Florida is currently off the cards for Brits, with the borders closed to UK tourists, the theme park is instead looking to next summer to welcome them back.

Book a Disney World holiday now and get a load of extra perks

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Book a Disney World holiday now and get a load of extra perksCredit: Alamy

The deals, which include dates between January 1 and March 21, and April 11 and September 12, have a range of extra add-ons to entice people to book.

For example, the MagicBreak deals include 14-day park tickets for the price of seven, alongside 14 days at a number of Disney resorts.

These include Disney’s Pop Century Resort, Disney’s Art of Animation Resort and Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort.

Disney World is off-limits to Brits for now, but hopes to welcome them back next year

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Disney World is off-limits to Brits for now, but hopes to
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Royal Caribbean Updates 2021 Summer Cruises



a large ship in a body of water: Independence of the Seas


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Independence of the Seas

Royal Caribbean International has made updates to its summer 2021 cruising season.

After receiving feedback from guests and travel partners, the cruise line has made changes to its schedule to provide more variety.

Royal Caribbean will now offer new four- and five-night Mediterranean getaways from Barcelona and more island time in the Caribbean, with ships sailing from additional U.S. ports, including Tampa, Florida, and San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Guests who were booked on cruises affected by these changes are being notified by the cruise line. These bookings will be covered by Royal Caribbean’s Cruise with Confidence program.

Ships with itinerary changes are Adventure of the Seas and Jewel of the Seas in Europe and Independence of the Seas, Vision of the Seas and Brilliance of the Seas in the Caribbean.

Adventure of the Seas was previously scheduled to sail from Copenhagen and Stockholm.

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IHG Hotels & Resorts reveals new data about the U.S. summer vacation in 2020

ATLANTA, Oct. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — ‘Staycation’ was undoubtedly the travel buzzword of 2020. With travel restrictions limiting people jetting off to far-flung destinations for some of the summer months this year, Americans looked to explore what was on their very own doorstep more so than ever before.

IHG Hotels & Resorts, which includes brands such as Holiday Inn, InterContinental, Crowne Plaza, Staybridge Suites and Kimpton, reveals new data about the 2020 U.S. summer staycation and the impact on hotel bookings.

Brian Hicks, SVP Commercial and Revenue Management, IHG Hotels & Resorts commented on the findings; “People are as eager as ever to travel, but the pandemic has understandably changed priorities when travelling. With enhanced cleaning measures through our IHG Way of Clean program and more flexible booking policies, people have continued traveling this summer, with many opting for a staycation in the U.S.”

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Where to spend summer vacation in each state of Australia amid COVID-19 crisis

Australia’s state borders are slowly starting to open again after months of closures due to the COVID-19 crisis.

But each state has been crippled by the pandemic and subsequent lockdowns, and governments are refusing to offer any certainty about whether borders will stay open if cases begin to soar once more.

Instead, state bodies are encouraging residents to support their own economy by travelling locally – and with a landscape like Australia’s, the options are endless.

While Victoria remains in lockdown and restrictions are still in place for intrastate travel, all other destinations are encouraging locals to explore their own backyards.

From The Whitsundays to Broome and city staycations, Daily Mail Australia takes a look at the most popular destinations to travel within each state.

From The Whitsundays to Broome and city staycations, Daily Mail Australia takes a look at the most popular destinations to travel within each state

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Costa outlines European summer sailing plans | News

Costa Cruises has confirmed it will continue to reintroduce trips over the coming months.

From April through November next year Costa Cruises will further extend its Mediterranean offer with a large variety of options and the convenience of multiple ports of departure.

Also, summer 2021 will see the return of cruising in northern Europe, one of the most popular destinations among guests.

From March until autumn 2021, three ships will be deployed on a regular basis in the Western Mediterranean: Costa Smeralda; Costa Firenze, a new ship under construction at Fincantieri’s Marghera (Venice) yard; and Costa Pacifica, which will be offering seven-day cruises calling in Italy, France and Spain.

Three additional ships will be operating in the eastern Mediterranean, all on one-week itineraries.
Costa Deliziosa will sail to the Greek islands, Costa Luminosa will visit Greece and Croatia, while Costa Magica will be going to Greece and

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Every new player coming into the top-flight this summer as Chelsea, Wolves, Liverpool and Tottenham complete major deals

The Premier League spending this summer may be slightly lower than recent years but a host of important deals are getting done.

Top-flight clubs are busy with their spending and transfer rumours are rumbling on across the league.

Chelsea have been the busiest club the league with several big transfers while Tottenham, Manchester City, Arsenal and Liverpool have splashed out.

A host of transfers are in the pipeline and we’ll bring you the latest spending each day right here…

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5 Royal Caribbean cruise ships in Europe and the Caribbean will be rerouted for summer 2021

Travelers planning to set sail onboard a Royal Caribbean cruise ship may have their plans changed.

The cruise company is reportedly changing up its schedule for summer 2021, changing the itineraries of five ships after recent consideration, according to multiple reports.

Royal Caribbean’s Allure of the Seas ship. (iStock)

Guests with bookings planned between April and October 2021 will be alerted directly in the next three weeks, claims RoyalCaribbeanblog.com, an unofficial blog for the international cruise line. Royal Caribbean also provided a statement to the blog, confirming that the new deployments provide “guests with greater variety.”

Royal Caribbean did not immediately return a FOX Business request for comment.

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Among the “greater variety” of cruise experiences passengers can expect, added itineraries include short Mediterranean cruises from

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WV Travel Team: Saying goodbye to summer at Deep Creek’s Wisp All Season Resort | Travel

SWANTON, Md. — When I boarded the pontoon boat at Deep Creek Lake State Park, I expected a relaxing ride along the shores of Maryland’s largest inland body of water. While I got what I expected, the engrossing narrative of skipper Bob Salvucci added much to the experience.

“You want to explore the north or south end of the lake?” Salvucci asked as we set off from the dock. “The north takes in the town of McHenry, the ski area and the dam. The south includes a look at the house Einstein vacationed in back in 1946, the beautiful shoreline with some incredible mega-mansions and the sail boat section of the lake, home of the Turkey Neck Yacht Club.”

Our party of seven picked south, and off we went as Salvucci began telling us a bit of local history with amazing panache and verve.

“This area was once the summer

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Royal Caribbean cruises for summer 2021, including Odyssey of the Seas

Aaron Saunders, Cruise Critic
Published 10:25 a.m. ET Sept. 24, 2020 | Updated 10:25 a.m. ET Sept. 24, 2020

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Royal Caribbean has announced a series of new cruises to Europe and the Caribbean for the summer 2021 season, along with the redeployment of its Adventure, Brilliance, Jewel, Independence and Vision of the Seas cruise ships.

The new itineraries include the debut of the line’s newest ship, Odyssey of the Seas, as well as four-and-five-night Mediterranean getaways from Barcelona, Spain, and additional summer sailings in the Caribbean, with ships sailing from Tampa, Florida, and San Juan, Puerto Rico, reports Cruise Critic.

Odyssey of the Seas’ debut, originally slated for November, was pushed into next year amid the coronavirus pandemic. 

Royal Caribbean said the decision to shuffle ships

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