• With the Winter Break promotion, save up to 30 percent at 74 Kempinski luxury hotels in Africa, Asia, Europe and the Middle East. Prices and minimum-stay requirements vary. For example, a five-night stay in January at the Kempinski Hotel Das Tirol, next to the Kitzbühel ski area in Austria, starts at about $2,320 per couple, a savings of $560. Travel through March 15. Info: (800) 426-3135,

• At Antlers at Vail, in the Lionshead area facing Colorado’s Vail Mountain, stay at least one night in December and pay $99 for a return visit in the spring. Rates in December start at $285 per night, plus about 10 percent tax. Book at least three nights and pay from $199 a night (plus tax) for a one-bedroom condominium, a 30 percent savings. The special spring rate is valid April 7 through June 15; tax is additional. Info: (800) 843-8245,

• Northstar Lodging in Lake Tahoe, Calif., is offering a stay-and-ski-free package during off-peak periods. Book at least two nights in a Northstar condominium and receive two lift tickets per night. For example, two nights in a studio condo in late March costs $686 per couple, including taxes (add $10 resort fee per night) and lift tickets at Northstar (normally from $90 each). Valid through Dec. 19 and March 23-April 20. Info: (855) 265-9150,

• American Cruise Lines is offering free shore excursions and early-booking discounts on its 2014 Mississippi River cruises. The special includes seven-night itineraries aboard the Queen of the Mississippi paddlewheeler. Discounted prices start at $3,795 per person double, plus $250 port charges. The shore excursions, such as the Battle of Vicksburg tour in Mississippi, are valued at about $300 per person. For early booking discount, reserve three months in advance; for the free shore excursion package, book by Dec. 25. Info: (800) 814-6880,

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