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Orbitz's new sale offers discounts on hotels and air-and-hotel packages. Book by February more»

Flying to the <a href="" target="_blank">Bahamas</a> from Miami takes only 35 minutes, but the islands are far enough away to feel like a real tropical escape. Sample March fares for travel to Nassau from Miami start as low as $90, plus taxes, on <a href="" target="_blank">American</a>.

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With Mother Nature on a rampage this winter, I can't imagine a better time to escape the snow and cold temperatures than now. And it just so happens that Nassau Paradise Island is offering a deal that will thaw you out without freezing your bank account.

Book a four-night air-and-hotel package at a participating hotel by February 9, and you will get a Free Companion Airfare (without taxes and fees). This means you can share the warmth with a cold-weathered friend and save money. You must travel by June more»

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Destinations include Lake Tahoe, Hawaii, Florida, Aruba, and Curacao, among others. The deal ends at midnight on January more»

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Whether you've decided to hit the slopes, the waves, or the open highway this year, is offering 30 percent off hotels in all three locales, as well as destinations abroad. You can save on rooms in the Bahamas, Brazil, New Orleans, San Francisco, Aspen, and London, among many other places. Travel is valid through March 31, but you must act fast: The deal ends on January more»

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Though many of you may still be recovering from holiday travels, there’s no better time to start thinking about your next getaway, especially with JetBlue’s new promotion. Book by January 27, and you can save $100 on vacations across the U.S., the Caribbean, Mexico, Latin America, and Bermuda.

Packages start at $139 per person (without taxes and fees), and include a three night’s stay at a participating hotel and round-trip airfare. Destinations include Las Vegas, Cancun, Orlando, Santo Domingo, Jamaica, Miami, and Punta Cana, among others. Travel is valid though September more»

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If you and your best friend are like two old shoes, meaning you always travel in pairs, Funjet might have a deal that is tailor made for the two of you. The travel provider is currently offering a Second Person Flies Free promotion to the Caribbean and Mexico from select departure cities, such as Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Indianapolis, Kansas City, Milwaukee, Minnesota, and St. Louis.

You must book a participating air-and-hotel vacation that includes a Funjet charter or value flight via AeroMexico, Airtran, Frontier, or Sun Country airlines. Travel must be completed by April more»

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Destinations include the Bahamas, Dominican Republic, Cancun, and Jamaica, among others. Book by January more»

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Over the holidays, I came close to having to pay an extra $90 in bag fees because my first-checked bag with Delta was a little over the 50-pound limit. Thankfully, I had a carryon with pockets and I ultimately avoided the fees—but not before coming to fully appreciate the idea of getting my bags getting my bags for free. And now Intercontinental Hotel Groups is offering just that by reimbursing you for checked bags when you stay at one of the 4,500 properties around the world.

Book a two-night consecutive weekend stay (Friday, Saturday, or Sunday) at a participating hotel by April 30 and pay with a Visa card. Intercontinental Hotel Groups will issue you a rebate of up to $100, the equivalent of two checked more»

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Keep your New Year's resolution, and travel more this year. Book by January more»