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Last-Minute Getaways Directory

Last-minute getaways are ideal for couples who suddenly find themselves with time for a few days to travel. And in most cases, you can pay less for a last-minute getaway than a long-planned vacation.

Find Travel Deals on Twitter
The bounty of travel deals on Twitter makes the social networking site an important place for couples with a get-up-and-go spirit to use.

Last Minute Travel
What you should know before you buy a last-minute discount travel package.

Travelocity Last Minute Deals (buy direct)
Many packages under $199.

Last-Minute Cruises (buy direct)
Sales on soon-to-sail cruises.

Expedia Last Minute Weekend Getaways (buy direct)
Choose hotel deals by destination.

Priceline Last-Minute Deals (buy direct)
Save up to half the cost on last minute flights by using Priceline's Name Your Own Price system within 7 days of departure.

Starwood "Starpicks" Hotel Discounts (buy direct)
Special offers with prices reduced by 20 percent or more at Sheraton Hotels & Resorts, Four Points, W Hotels, The Luxury Collection, Le Meridien, Westin Hotels & Resorts, St. Regis, Element and Aloft Hotels.

GORP City Weekenders
Urban outdoor getaway suggestions from GORP.

Go Today
Specializes in last-minute travel deals to Europe, Central and South America, Asia, and other places outside the USA.

Orbitz Deal Detector
Choose a destination, set your price, and receive an email if it's available.

Quikbook Hotel Specials
The place to look for hotel deals, whether you're making a getaway this weekend or in the near future. Use the pulldown menu to find the deal in the city you want to visit.

Smarter Living
Weekend getaways and current cruise, air, hotel, car rental, and vacation deals.

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