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All prices are per person and, if lodging is a component of the package, based upon two people traveling together (unless otherwise noted). See "What's Included" and "What's Not" for details about associated taxes and fees and "Complete Details" for information about travel restrictions and, if available, trip add-ons like sightseeing tours and meal plans. Base-prices, taxes and fees can vary based on point of departure and time of travel.

Destination: Lombok, Indonesia
Provider: G.A.P. Adventures (tel. 800/708-7761; www.gapadventures.com)
Duration: Nine days
Base Price: $600
Additional Fees: $125
What's Included: Accommodations, transportation in Indonesia, sightseeing, excursions, some meals, and English-speaking professional tour guide.
What's Not: Food budget.
When: January 30.
Deadline: Book as soon as possible to ensure space on the trip.
Why this is a Deal: Save 20% off original price.
Complete Details: More calm than Bali, the island of Lombok offers a more authentic look at a less-touristy Indonesia. This trip visits small villages, hikes up an active volcano, and includes snorkeling trips to fish-filled coral reefs. Accommodations are in local guesthouses with one night of camping. A "my own room" option costs an additional $159. Two days on the beach at the isolated Gili Islands end the trip.

Destination: Maya Riviera
Provider: Delta Vacations (tel. 800/800-1504; www.deltavacations.com)
Duration: Three nights
Base Price: $584
Additional Fees: $125
What's Included: Airfare, accommodations, all meals and beverages, water sports, land activities, hotel transfers, and fuel surcharges.
What's Not: Security fees and departure tax.
When: From January to April.
Deadline: Book as soon as possible to ensure availability.
Why this is a Deal: Save 40% off original.
Complete Details: Departing from the Hartford area, this all-inclusive package includes accommodations at the Riu Playacar resort on Playa del Carmen. The hotel has shops, several restaurants, three lit tennis courts, live music on the premises, a kids pool, and an adult pool, fitness center, an Internet room, and golf course next door to the property. Similar trips are available with departures from other major U.S. cities including New York, Miami, Memphis, Cincinnati, and Atlanta.

Destination: Amsterdam
Provider: Virgin Vacations (tel. 888/937-8474; www.virgin-vacations.com)
Duration: Four nights
Base Price: $699
Additional Fees: $135
What's Included: Airfare, accommodations, fuel surcharges, and daily breakfast.
What's Not: Security fees and departure tax.
When: January 4 to March 27.
Deadline: January 4.
Why this is a Deal: Save $250 from April cost and $550 over high season.
Complete Details: Accommodations for this package are at the WestCord Amsterdam Fashion Hotel, a brand new property opened in 2009. The rooms are big, new, and furnished in a modern style. Located in the southwest edge of the city, the hotel is a three-minute walk to the nearest Metro station. Leidse Square is 10-minute trip by tram. The trip departs from the New York area and other major U.S. gateways. The hotel has a wellness center with a Turkish bath, swimming pool and gym.

Destination: Honduras
Provider: Latin America 4 Less (tel. 800/480-0707; www.latinamerica4less.com)
Duration: Seven nights
Base Price: $1,022
Additional Fees: $165
What's Included: Airfare, accommodations, all meals and beverages, airport transfers, and fuel surcharges.
What's Not: Security fees and departure tax.
When: Departs daily based on travelers choice.
Deadline: December 30, 2009 has been extended but booking as soon as possible is advised to guarantee hotel and air availability at this cost.
Why this is a Deal: Save $250 over booking independently.
Complete Details: Leaving from the Miami-area (New York departures cost $1,102), this package deal takes advantage of the low-cost all-inclusive coastal properties on the island of Roatan. Still rustic, the northern Honduran coastline is popular among scuba divers, snorkelers, and deep-sea fisherman. Accommodations are at the Paradise Beach Hotel, a small beachfront property owned by MH Resorts. The hotel combines local flavor and partnerships with larger resorts to provide large-scale amenities and activity selection. Tropical gardens are a property highlight.

Destination: Chicago
Provider: Hotel Blake (tel. 800/405-7731; www.hotelblake.com)
Duration: Per night
Base Price: $79
Additional Fees: $17
What's Included: Accommodations, breakfast, and wireless Internet service.
What's Not: Hotel service taxes.
When: Through April 6.
Deadline: January 1, 2009.
Why this is a Deal: Save $100 off regular prices.
Complete Details: Hotel Blake is a boutique property on State Street near the city's top shopping district and museums. Travelers booking this deal can also receive parking for $10, saving $29. Customs House, consistently rated as one of Chicago's top restaurants, is located in the hotel.

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