By Paula Conway
Originally printed on NYDailyNews.com
ROOMY ROOMS IN PHILLY
Guests in some of the larger rooms at The Rittenhouse Hotel in Philadelphia can get more space for less money.
Deal: Book two or more nights by May 24 and save 20%. The deal runs on a limited number of rooms from June 26-Sept. 8.
Experience: The Rittenhouse Hotel is in the heart of Philly’s Center City. Enjoy some of the nation’s most historic pathways and see legendary cultural attractions like Independence Hall , the Liberty Bell , Eastern State Penitentiary , the Betsy Ross House and the U.S. Mint.
Book it! By phone at 1-800-635-1042. Or visit rittenhousehotel.com.
KIDS ON BOARD FOR ECO-FUN
Paul Gauguin Cruises has a plan to help kids discover the ecosystems of French Polynesia.
Deal: Those ages 9 to 17 get free admission to the Ambassadors of the Environment Youth Program on select summer voyages booked between now and April 30. Dates available are: 7 nights to Tahiti and the Society Islands, June 1 and June 8; an 11-night deal to Cook Islands and Society Islands, June 15; and the 7-night Tahiti and the Society Islands, July 6, 13, 27 and Aug. 3-10.
Experience: Jean-Michel Cousteau and his Ocean Futures Society created the Ambassadors of the Environment Youth Program. The initiative introduces young travelers to the natural wonders of French Polynesia through hands-on, interactive learning. Young people will explore coral reefs, hike the rainforest, visit ancient temples and learn how black pearls and vanilla are cultivated, among many eco-excursions.
Book it! By calling 1-800-848-6172 or checking in at pgcruises.com.
NO WHINING ABOUT NAPA DEAL
The River Terrace Inn is an ideal Napa Valley spot from which to ride the wine train.
Deal: With a 14-day advance booking, take 20% off best available rates with an advanced-purchase special. That’s through Dec. 31.
Experience: Enter a wine lover’s heaven with more than 250 vineyards and wineries, spectacular tasting rooms, sample pours, art galleries, shopping and the radiant countryside of Napa Valley.
Book it! By calling 1-800-659-0143 or visiting riverterraceinn.com.