Latest Articles on Summer

The World’s Cheapest Places to Travel This Summer

For many destinations in the Northern Hemisphere, the summer months of June through August see the largest crowds and most staggering prices. However, in-the-know travelers can avoid the added buzz and expense by seeking out low-season and under-the-radar locales toting better price tags. To make the most of your travel budget this summer, read on…

The Best Summer Vacations to Take in 2019

If you haven’t already booked a summer vacation, it’s time to get cracking. There’s a lot going on this year and we don’t want you to miss a thing. To name a few: a stellar summer celebration marking the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, festivals galore, new waterside neighborhoods, plenty of outdoor adventures, and…

A Procrastinator’s Guide to Summer Vacation Planning

If you still haven’t planned where to go (or how to get there) this summer, fear not. We’ve whipped up a guide to summer vacation planning that will help even the biggest procrastinators. Read on — it’s not too late to plan the perfect summer getaway.

The Best Time to Travel to the Bahamas

The Bahamas is one of the most popular destinations in the Caribbean — and it’s easy to see why. Crystal clear water, soft sand, and thousands of gorgeous cays are just a few of the appealing features here. Plus, the food is great, the seafood is fresh, the drinks are fruity, and the welcoming smiles…

10 Affordable U.S. Beach Hotels for Your Last Summer Hurrah

Memorial Day feels like a distant memory, July Fourth is finished, and your summer Fridays are fleeting by. Before you know it, Labor Day will be long gone, too. If you’ve only made one trip to the beach this season, don’t worry, as there’s still time to get away from it all. Below, we rounded…

10 Things You Definitely Need This Summer

In the summer, when the temps start to reach scorching degrees, we find that less is best — less clothes, less work, less stress — you get the idea. Still, whether you’re lounging by the pool, heading to a friend’s barbecue, booking it to the beach, or venturing out on a new travel adventure, there…

The Best Summer Trips for Couples Under 30

Cartagena, Colombia/Oyster Traveling with family and friends can be great, but a romantic vacation with your significant other is truly something special. In fact, a report from the U.S. Travel Association found that couples who travel together tend to have longer-lasting relationships than those who don’t. Plus, traveling sweethearts are likely to be more communicative,…

Where to Travel in Europe This Summer to Avoid Crowds

Long lines waiting to get into a historical sight, crowded sidewalks that are hard to traverse, and sky-high hotel rates are just a few problems caused by tourists in Europe’s summer months. While Venice and Paris are notably effected by the rise in summer visitors, many European destinations offer a plethora of things to do…

The Best Time to Visit Switzerland: A Season-by-Season Guide

A trip to Switzerland offers unparalleled natural beauty and adventure no matter when you visit. Nestled between the Alps and Jura Mountains, the alpine nation is full of vibrant cities, incredible landscapes, and exciting activities. With distinct topographies throughout its regions, Switzerland is also full of diverse microclimates. Every season offers something different. The best…