Winter is just getting started and the months ahead promise little but snow storms and chilly nights. It’s the perfect time to have a weekend getaway, whether you enjoy the activities winter offers, or you’d like to escape the cold all together. There’s plenty of Android apps to help you prepare for your winter weekend getaway, from travel planning to winter sports news—anything to keep from hibernating this season.

Cruise Finder – iCruise.com (Free)

The winter months present a great opportunity to take a cruise, when prices are often lower and off-season destinations offer further discounts throughout your trip. Cruise Finder is one of the most useful of such apps in the Android Market, helping you plan a cruise from start to finish. Sift through cruise details from 32 different cruise lines and over 310 ships, with information on staterooms, deck plans and destinations. There’s thousands of itineraries to search, complete with route maps, and if you sign up for Cruise Finder’s newsletter, you’ll get a voucher for another $50 off your next cruise.