There can be no doubt about the fact that taking a vacation is often a very expensive proposition. Not only do you have to book airfare (or some other form of travel), you also have to worry about the exchange rate, the rate of your room, and even more than that. Therefore, it’s totally understandable that many who have been bitten by the bug of wanderlust are looking for the easiest ways to have cheap vacations…
Well, that’s exactly why we’ve put this list together. Below, we’re going to take a look at the 20 cheapest places in the entire world to take a vacation right now. The reasons for each of these locations’ inclusion on this list is different. Maybe one place has a favorable exchange rate. Maybe another has some truly cheap hotel rooms year round…
Whatever the case may be, if you’re looking for a good place to take a vacation without breaking the bank, then these are the places that you’ve got to consider. So, come take a look with us! Let’s check out the 20 cheapest places to take a vacation right now!
There are many who will tell you that Chile provides the rich experience of Europe at a fraction of the price. We agree.
There’s much and more to see in Ecuador, and many American carriers offer some great rates for air travel to and from this HOT destination.
3. Las Vegas
If you’re smart, Las Vegas can provide you with a surprisingly inexpensive vacation… Just don’t blow all of your savings at the slots!
4. Mazatlan, Mexico
Not only does the exchange rate favor the dollar here, but this destination is just far enough under the radar to have some truly exceptional resort and hotel rates.
This is one of those places that flies under the radar of most vacationers, and that’s something that works to your advantage.
6. Quebec City, Canada
All the rudeness of France in a fraction the travel time! We’re just kidding, but this is a Canada destination that’s cheap and not to be missed.
For as famous and illustrious as Morocco is, it’s always surprising how affordable things remain. Really, check it out!
8. Catalina Island, California
Now that summer has come to a close, there are some truly great deals to be found at this So Cal hotspot.
9. Dallas, Texas
While Austin might garner much of the attention in Texas, you shouldn’t sleep on Dallas, which has much to offer and is far less expensive.
This emerging travel hot spot is cheap right now, but believe us when we tell you that it won’t be cheap forever.
With beautiful countryside and exciting urban centers, Bulgaria could be your ideal (and cheap) European destination.
12. South Africa
With an exchange rate that’s working in the favor of the dollar, the time has never been better to check out the bottom of the world.
Some people sleep on Portugal, and that’s a huge mistake. Not only is it gorgeous and culture-rich; it’s also less expensive than the country that abuts it.
But, if you have to visit that abutting neighbor, then you might as well book your travel to and from Barcelona. Always amazing, and always surprisingly affordable.
Why pay for the air fare and overwater bungalow in Bali when you can get the same kind of experience for a fraction of the price in Belize?
16. San Luis Potosi, Mexico
Looking to go whitewater rafting at a fraction of the price? Then this is the spot for you!
17. Costa Rica
For those looking for an exciting vacation that’s not going to break the bank, Costa Rica has long been an automatic decision.
18. Palm Springs, California
In the shoulder seasons during the fall and Spring, you can have a high-class vacation in Palm Springs for an incredible deal.
19. Crete, Greece
Looking to get that Greek Isle travel experience without that Greek Isle price? Then Crete is the island for you!
An amazing place to visit, you’d be surprised by just how far a few dollars can go here…