Lounge on the exotic Caribbean island of Curacao -- named by Fodor's as "One of the Top 21 Places We're Going in 2011" -- with a four-night, $389 per person trip.
This vacation with airfare from Miami regularly costs $300 more a person. It includes a buy one, get one free snorkel trip and free weather travel insurance ($45 value). Taxes will be an additional $89 per person. (Because of airfare fluctuations, some dates may be lower than the $389.)
Travel Aug. 10 - Dec. 15 to the Lodge Kura Hulanda and Beach Club -- a clifftop resort with a private beach, on-site scuba center, and rooms with patios or balconies.
Known for crystal-clear waters, Curacao offers snorkelers and divers the chance to see sunken shipwrecks, coral of all shapes and sizes, and colorful fish. Another plus: It avoids much of the Caribbean's rainy season in summer and fall, because it's outside of the hurricane belt.
Also available: Travelers also can book a $99 room-only deal on CheapCaribbean.com, allowing them to stay longer or book airfare from other cities.