*More than 20 Montreal hotels are offering Sweet Deals packages this fall and winter, with half off the cost of the second night's stay. For example, at the Hotel de la Montagne downtown, pay $220 for the first night and $110 for the second, plus $55 in taxes, for a weekend stay in late October. Travel Oct. 16-Dec. 31. Info: 888-234-5505,

*Atlantic City's Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa has special room rates Mondays through Thursdays during October. Rooms start at $89 a night, instead of the usual $109 to $159. Add $12 in taxes per night. Info: 866-692-6742,

*Geographic Expeditions is offering $2,000 per person off the price of selected departures on its Galapagos cruises aboard La Pinta, a 48-passenger yacht. The reduced trip price of $4,675 per person double includes three nights' accommodations in mainland Ecuador; private tour of Quito; internal airfare; a seven-night voyage to 10 islands; most meals; and all transfers, taxes and fees. Departures are Oct. 27 and Nov. 3, 10 and 17. Info: 800-777-8183,

*Contiki, which operates tours for 18- to 35-year-olds, has a Summer Preview sale on selected 2011 Europe trips, with $225 in savings. Make a (nonrefundable) $200 deposit by Nov. 15 and receive $200 off the cost of the trip, plus get a $25 excursion voucher. For example, the eight-day London and Paris trip, departing April 9 from London, is usually $1,175 per person double; with the discount, it's $975, plus an $8 document fee. Trip includes six nights' accommodations, some meals, ground transportation, sightseeing tours and taxes; round-trip air from the United States is extra. For all trips, travel March 29-Oct. 29, 2011. Choose from trips marked "2011 departures available." Offer cannot be booked online; call 866-266-8454 and mention promo code PREVIEW. To search for trips:

*Now through Dec. 30, guests who book a two-night weekend stay now at any InterContinental groups hotel (including Crowne Plaza, Holiday Inn, Staybridge Suites or Candlewood Suites) and pay using a valid Visa credit card can be reimbursed for their airline baggage fees. Find details and download a rebate form via Submit the form with copies of your hotel receipt and baggage fee receipt for the same trip by Jan. 31, 2011.