Affordable weekend vacation packages are available online at SmarterTravel.com and Kayak.com. Websites such as Orbitz.com and CheapTickets.com offer deals when flights and hotels are booked together, as of 2015.
SmarterTravel.com is an extensive online resource for travel news, deals and advice. The website staff researches the best travel deals and creates travel guides for global destinations. Tips for saving money are also provided in the travel guides. As of 2015, this website sends weekly email newsletters to subscribers detailing last-minute Internet promotions and the most recent travel deals. Website members have access to special discounts on flights, hotels and car rentals.
Kayak.com allows users to compare prices from hundreds of travel sites. This website provides booking deals for flights, hotels and rental cars. Unlike most travel sites, Kayak.com lets users choose where to book travel plans. Users can search for weekend travel packages by date, destination and number of travelers.
Orbitz.com and CheapTickets.com offer various search combinations for flights, hotels, cruises and car rentals. Both websites also provide a section for time sensitive travel deals and free memberships that give users access to more benefits, such as reward points. In addition to travel options, CheapTickets.com sells tickets for selected events.