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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: Curacao
Provider: Hotel Kura Hulanda Spa & Casino (tel. 877-264-3106; www.kurahulanda.com)
Duration: Five nights
Base Price: $283 per person
Additional Fees: $70
What's Included: Accommodations, activities, and several food and beverage discounts.
What's Not: Service charges and resort tax.
When: August 15 to December 15.
Deadline: Book as soon as possible to ensure availability and discounts
Why this is a Deal: Save an additional $200 with an air voucher; get one-night free and get $200 worth of food and beverage resort credit, per person.
Complete Details: Mention the "Curacao Now" promotion to receive these discounted rates as well as other free perks like a free rental car for a day, free entrance fees to some sites, and half-price discounts to other attractions and tours. Accommodations for this deal are at the five-star small resort called the Hotel Kura Hulanda Spa & Casino. For slightly lower rates ($256 per person), travelers can opt for accommodations at the Kura Hulanda's sister resort lodge and beach club. The casino resort is located in the town of Willemstad; the beach club is on the Western end of the island. Both hotels merge a colonial, old island feel with modern technology and amenities. A complimentary shuttle circles between the two resorts.

Destination: San Diego
Provider: U.S. Grant (tel. 866/837-4270; www.usgrant.net)
Duration: Three nights
Base Price: $599
Additional Fees: $85
What's Included: Accommodations and four tickets to the new Children's Museum.
What's Not: Hotel taxes and service charges.
When: Through 2009.
Deadline: Three days advance purchase required through December.
Why this is a Deal: Saves travelers around $200.
Complete Details: This package to one of San Diego's finest five-star properties celebrates the hotel's 99th birthday. Built in 1910 as one of San Diego's most luxurious buildings, the hotel has hosted 13 United States presidents (the 407-room hotel was originally built by the son of President Ulysses S. Grant). This special price is among the lowest currently offered for a Starwood Luxury Collection property.

Destination: Vietnam
Provider: Friendly Planet (tel. 800/555-5765; www.friendlyplanet.com)
Duration: Eight days
Base Price: $999 Editor's note: Original deal sold out after publication. New lowest price is $1,099 for date listed below
Additional Fees: $120
What's Included: Airfare, accommodations, city tours, full daily breakfast, fuel surcharges, tour guides, entrance fees, and intra-country transportation.
What's Not: Security fees and departure tax.
When: September 15. October 6.
Deadline: August 28.
Why this is a Deal: Save $800 per couple for this deluxe but inexpensive trip when booking before deadline.
Complete Details: Leaving from Los Angeles, this trip starts in Ho Chi Minh City before visiting the Mekong Delta and Hanoi. Roundtrip air is on China Air. Hotel accommodations are in four- and five-star local-owned properties. An optional trip to Bangkok costs $375 per person. Leaving from the New York area will cost travelers an additional $200.

Destination: India
Provider: Gate One Travel (tel. 800/682-3333; www.gate1travel.com)
Duration: Eight days
Base Price: $999
Additional Fees: $145
What's Included: Airfare, accommodations, intra-country travel, sightseeing, entrance fees, transfers, daily breakfast, fuel surcharges, and use of English-speaking tour guide.
What's Not: Security fees, departure tax, and guide gratuities.
When: September 16 or 23.
Deadline: July 31, 2009
Why this is a Deal: Save $500 per couple on this already well-priced deal, which brings the total package to less than $150 per day.
Complete Details: Use code "DLIN250" when booking this last minute deal to India's Golden Triangle. Accommodations are at four-star modernized Western-type hotel properties in Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur. Transportation is in an air-conditioned motor coach. Sites visited and excursions on the tour include the Taj Mahal, the palaces of Jaipur, Amber Fort, Maotha Lake, an elephant ride, and a cultural dinner at the end of the tour.

Destination: Newfoundland
Provider: Maxxim Vacations (tel. 800/567-6666; www.maxximvacations.com)
Duration: Seven nights
Base Price: $2,029
Additional Fees: $115
What's Included: Airfare, accommodations, rental car, sightseeing, entrance fees, and ferry tickets.
What's Not: Security fees, departure tax, and elective car rental insurance.
When: Through December 31.
Deadline: Book anytime as this trip lasts through the year.
Why this is a Deal: Save $400 over booking independently.
Complete Details: Airfare is out of Atlanta (New York is $10 more) for this trip from an established Canadian travel provider. This trip to Newfoundland, Canada's most eastern province, visits some of the areas most attractive locales with accommodations at historic inns. The small hotels are located in perfectly situated geographical spots overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, amidst a mountainous valley, and near quaint fishing villages. The suggested itinerary for this trip includes Gros Morne, St. Anthony, Plum Point and Labrador. A whale watching tour is included.

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