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Hawaii's Aqua Hotels and Resorts is offering a first-night rate of $10 on stays of three nights or more at any of its boutique properties on Oahu, Maui, Kauai or Molokai. Rates vary by hotel. At the Aqua Aloha Surf & Spa on Waikiki Beach in Oahu, for example, pay $188 for three nights, instead of the usual $267. Rate includes breakfast, daily newspaper and in-room high-speed Internet. Add about $12 per night in taxes. Book by Aug. 31; stay Aug. 11-Dec. 22. Info: 866-971-2782, www.aqua- resorts.com/aquas-10th-birthday-special.

* The newly renovated Rosewood Hotel Georgia in downtown Vancouver, B.C., has a half-price deal on its superior rooms: $204 per night double instead of the usual $418. Rooms in the 1927 Georgian Revival property come with free WiFi and spa-inspired bathrooms with heated floors. Add $29 per night in taxes. Two-night minimum required. Stay through Aug. 14. Info: 888-ROSEWOOD, www.rosewoodhotelgeorgia.com.

* On select cruises, Silversea is offering reduced single supplement fees of 25 percent of the double occupancy rate, compared with regular fees of up to 100 percent. Offer can also be combined with other deals, such as free airfare and onboard credits. For example, on the 10-day round-trip cruise from Fort Lauderdale, Fla., to the Caribbean, which departs Feb. 26, the double occupancy rate is $4,438; singles pay an additional 25 percent, or $5,548, including taxes, and receive free air from Washington Dulles or BWI Marshall. Info: 877-276-6816, www.silversea.com/singles.

* Oceania Cruises and CookingVacations.com are offering a culinary package from Athens to Rome that includes free airfare from Washington. The 10-day Cooking Along the Mediterranean cruise departs Nov. 14 and stops in Ephesus, Turkey; Nauplion and Katakolon, Greece; Sicily; Positano, Florence and Pisa, Italy; Sardinia; and Monaco. Cost of $3,998 per person double includes stateroom with private veranda, onboard cooking classes, shopping expeditions with master chefs, other land activities and taxes. Airfare, if purchased separately, runs about $900. Info: 800-405-0313, www.cookingvacations.com.

* Charleston, S.C., was ranked No. 2 last month in Travel and Leisure magazine's list of the top cities in the United States and Canada and Charleston attractions, hotels and restaurants are offering a series to specials to mark the honor. More than a dozen hotels are offering special packages, including a number costing $222. One hotel offers a 22 percent discount. There are also $222 spa packages, and two-for-one tickets for walking tours and area attractions. All the specials can be found at www.Come2Charleston.com. The city has about 4 million visitors a year.

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