VACATION IDEAS

PHOTOS: 10 Best Budget Destinations for 2014

With amazing food, glorious public spaces, and unparalleled museums, theme parks, and beaches, the only thing “budget” about these world-class vacation spots is the price tag!

By Jamie Beckman, Wednesday, Nov 13, 2013, 6:00 PM

Source Article: PHOTOS: 10 Best Budget Destinations for 2014

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Cape Town Stadium, South Africa.

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Colourful beach dwellings at Muizenberg, Cape Town.

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Penguins walk on the beach at the Boulders Beach Nature Reserve, near Cape Town.

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An evening panorama of Old Town in Warsaw, Poland.

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Castle Square in Warsaw, Poland.

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Monument to the Warsaw uprising in Krasinski square in Warsaw, Poland.

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Punta Cana, Dominican Republic.

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Locals in the Dominican Republic, dressed in traditional costumes.

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Knight's Caribbean paradise, by the beautiful Macao beach in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic.

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Gyeongbokgung palace in Seoul, South Korea.

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Area west of Bukchon Hanok Village in Seoul, South Korea.

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The entrance to Bukchon Hanok Village in Seoul, South Korea.

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Near the Blue Rocks outside of historic Lunenburg, Nova Scotia.

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The Picton Castle at anchor in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia.

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Fisherman at work in Nova Scotia.

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The town hall area of Riga, Latvia.

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Aerial view of Riga, Latvia, taken from Academy of Science.

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Riga is an inviting place to relax, right on the Baltic Sea.

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The Simpsons' "Springfield," at Universal Studios Orlando, Florida.

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Orcas performing at SeaWorld Orlando.

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A theater production in the Magic Kingdom, Disney World, Orlando.

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The beautiful canals of Venice.

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Venetian gondolas on the Grand Canal.

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A small cafe on the streets of Venice.

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A caminito (little walkway) in La Boca, a neighborhood of Buenos Aires.

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The Recoleta neighborhood, Buenos Aires.

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Couple dancing the tango in the street in Buenos Aires.

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The magnificent skyline of downtown Philadelphia.

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Dentzel Carousel at the kid-friendly Please Touch Museum in Philadelphia.

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Philadelphia's Independence Hall, where the Declaration of Independence was signed in July, 1776.

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