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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: Israel
Provider: Key Tours (tel. 800/576-1784; www.keytours.com)
Base Price: $2,239
Duration: Nine days, seven nights
Additional Fees: $180
What's Included: Airfare, accommodations, sightseeing, airport transfers, and daily breakfast
What's Not: Security fees and departure tax
When: May 10, 17, and 24, 2008
Deadline: May 2, 2008
Why this is a Deal: Save $100 per couple when booking this trip by the above deadline
Complete Details: Departing on a Saturday, the overnight flights leaves from New York with an arrival in Tel Aviv. This package visits Tel Aviv, Masada, the Golan Heights, Jerusalem, the Dead Sea, Tiberias, Nazareth, and Galillee. Hotels are first-class properties such as the Moria Classic Hotel in Jerusalem and the Metropolitan in Tel Aviv. There's also a stay on the Kibbutz Kfar Giladi. A hotel upgrade costs $300. To depart out of Los Angeles, the same trip costs $2,599.

Destination: Prague
Provider: Tatra Travel (tel. 800/321-2999; www.tatratravel.com)
Base Price: $869
Duration: Eight days, six nights
Additional Fees: $295
What's Included: Airfare, accommodations, daily breakfast, airport transfers, and some sightseeing
What's Not: Security fees, departure tax, and airline fuel surcharges
When: September 10 to September 30, 2008
Deadline: Leave six weeks booking time to ensure availability
Why this is a Deal: Prague for less than $175 per day in a chic boutique hotel in a local quarter near the center of the city
Complete Details: Departing out of the New York area, this package deal puts you up at the Hotel Orion, a converted hotel modernized with a Finnish sauna, sleek bedrooms, and a roof garden. Located in the residential neighborhood called Královské Vinohrady in the Novo Mesto section of the city, the hotel is near beer gardens, restaurants, and local shops. It's a 10 to 15 ride to the center of the town on a Tram or train, which depart one block from the hotel.

Destination: Greece and the islands plus Turkey
Provider: Homeric Tours (tel. 800/223-5570; www.homerictours.com)
Base Price: $1,825
Duration: Eight days, six nights
Additional Fees: $220
What's Included: Airfare, accommodations, breakfast in Athens, fuel surcharges, port charges for the cruise portion, all food on the cruise, and airport transfers
What's Not: Security fees and departure tax
When: June 16 to September 25, 2008
Deadline: One month advanced booking
Why this is a Deal: This 3-year old travel provider secures some of the lowest prices for the top hotels and airfare deals to Greece
Complete Details: Trip leaves on Mondays and includes three nights in Athens and three nights on a Monarch Cruise vessel that cruises the Aegean Sea stopping in Piraeus, Mykonos, Kusadasi, Patmos, Heraklion, and Santorini. These prices reflect a discount for travelers paying by check. Credit card payments will be three percent higher.

Destination: Costa del Sol
Provider: Club ABC Tours (tel. 800/621-0557; www.clubabc.com)
Base Price: $799
Duration: Five nights
Additional Fees: $115
What's Included: Airfare, accommodations, breakfast, dinner and daily surcharges
What's Not: Security fees and departure tax
When: June 1 to December 31, 2008
Deadline: One months advanced booking is suggested to ensure travel dates
Why this is a Deal: Save approximately $300 when booking independently
Complete Details: To get this low-priced deal and access to other similar deals, you have to pay a $30 per family/household membership fee. Once paid, newsletters, special discount programs, and other travel options start coming your way. This deal departs mid-week. Several hotel options are available. There's also a special Christmas holiday trip to a four-star hotel starting at $1,599. Departure cities include New York, Philadelphia, Boston or Washington.

Destination: Glasgow, Edinburgh, or Manchester
Provider: Go-Today (tel. 800/227-3235; www.go-today.com)
Base Price: $699
Duration: Three nights
Additional Fees: $85
What's Included: Airfare, accommodations, daily breakfast, hotel service taxes, and fuel surcharges
What's Not: Security fees and departure tax
When: May 22, 2008
Deadline: September 1 to October 26, 2008
Why this is a Deal: Save $130 off other next least expensive Go Today Scotland tour price
Complete Details: Departing out of New York, this weekend trip to your choice of the three main Scottish cites includes accommodations at a choice of hotels. You choose where to fly into and where to stay for this independent, see-the-city-on-your-own tour. In Glasgow, the hotel on the tourist level is the Novotel Glasgow Centre Hotel. Located in walking distance to the Central Station, King's Theatre and Royal Concert Hall, the hotel is close to shops, pubs, and small parks.

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