Four nights at the Melia San Lucas Resort on the Sea of Cortez in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, costs $1,295 per person, double occupancy, Dec. 28 to Jan. 1. The price includes round-trip air from Los Angeles via Aero California and an ocean-view room. The 150-room hotel is on a swimmable beach about a quarter mile from downtown. It has three restaurants, two swimming pools and tennis courts. Call the Travel Station in Encino at (800) 990-2282.