Travel deals: Sail into Venice and save $1500 a person

Explore dazzling Venice in one of the only ships still allowed to navigate the "City of Water", with an evening at St Mark's Basilica, an overnight stay on the island of Burano and $1500 a person off on most 2022 and 2023 European departures.

Further south with Uniworld Boutique River Cruises' Venice and the Gems of Northern Italy voyage, discover the charming fishing port of Chioggia, shop in Bologna and sight-see in medieval Padua, once home to Galileo and Copernicus.

That eight-day trip is on sale now from $4399 a person, including shore excursions, experiences, meals, drinks, Wi-Fi and airport transfers.

Phone 1300 780 231.