Say you have $150 burning a hole in your pocket and you want to get away this weekend. If you're not particularly picky about the destination, you can enter your budget into a new Web tool at and the new Explore program will tell you where you can afford to go.

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This morning, I learned that $150 would get me as far as Boston; Nantucket; Richmond, Va.; Myrtle Beach, S.C.; Fort Lauderdale or West Palm Beach, Fla.

Try it out: