Miss the sand and warm weather? Travelzoo has your beach getaways on a budget

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Yes, warmer weather is finally coming.  Linda Church says we may even be flirting with 50 degree temps.  It’s not quite beach weather in NYC but Gabe Saglie from TravelZoo has some budget travel deals that could have you sitting in the sand and watching the waves.

Check out some of TravelZoo’s current deals:

Hyatt Ziva Los Cabos, Cabo San Lucas

•             Deluxe beachfront property that opened as Hyatt’s first all-inclusive resort in November 2013

•             Property boasts six a-la-carte restaurants, two gourmet buffets, a spa and five swimming pools

•             All-inclusive: all meals, cocktails/drinks, activities and tipping included

o             $129/pp/nt. (accommodations in a Junior Suite)

•             Travel March-April

Club Barbados, Barbados

•             Chic 4-star adults-only resort on fashionable St. James Beach

•             Property features three freshwater pools, two restaurants, a spa and fitness center and three bars

•             All-inclusive: all meals, cocktails/drinks, activities and tipping included

o             $165/pp/nt.

•             Travel April-Dec. (inc. Easter 4th of July)

7 nights at sea, from Miami

•             7-night cruise r/t from Miami aboard the world’s newest mega-ship, the Norwegian Getaway

•             Ship features an oceanfront walkway lined w/shops and bars, a 3-level sports complex (w/ The Plank, which extends 8 feet over the side of the ship), 28 dining options (inc. fare from Food Network star Geoffrey Zakarian) and 12 lounges (inc. an ice bar and dueling piano bar)

•             Ports of Call: Miami, St, Thomas (USVI), St. Maarten, The Bahamas

•             Sail Date: April 5 and 12

o             $729/pp in a Balcony Cabin

•             Sail March 29 for $749

European Escape: Italy

•             Roundtrip airfare from NYC to Italy (into Florence, back from Venice)

•             6 nights’ accommodations

o             4 nights at the 4-Star Fattoria degli Usignoli estate in Tuscany, near Florence

o             2 nights at the 4-Star Park Hotel Bolognese, outside Venice, with daily breakfast

•             Rental car w/unlimited mileage included

o             $1199/pp

•             Travel in March, based on travel by 4 people; +$100 for travel in April

Nickelodeon Suites Resort,Orlando

•             Family-friendly resort themed after popular Nickelodeon characters, from SpongeBob to Dora the Explorer

•             This 24-acre resort features a 4-D movie theater, character breakfasts and 2 water parks with multilevel waterslides, and guests can get a taste of Nickelodeon Studios w/”Double Dare” or a 400-gallon tank dumping the network’s iconic green slime

•             Resort is close to Walt Disney World, and provides transportation

o             $99-$139/nt. for a 2-Bedroom Suite

•             Travel March-June