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7 Reasons To Fall For Florida

Autumn may be on its way, but that doesn’t mean the warm-weather fun has to end. In fact, in the Sunshine State, the party is just getting started. ...more

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  • Colorful_Beaches_Siesta-Key_Florida_girls

    7 Reasons To Fall For Florida

    Autumn may be on its way, but that doesn’t mean the warm-weather fun has to end. In fact, in the Sunshine State, the party is just getting started. Here, some of our favorite ways to “fall” for Florida.

  • Grand Marais

    Coolest Small Towns in America 2015

    What does it feel like to live in the Coolest Small Town in America? Ask the folks in Grand Marais, Minnesota, who earned the top spot in our 10th annual contest. Their town showed us the perfect blend of edgy, sweet, beautiful, and travel-worthy that adds up to “cool” in our book. Read on to stoke your wanderlust.

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    Take an Epic Cross-Country Road Trip

    Our photo editor had one mission: Take a one-of-a-kind solo road trip spanning the width of the United States... guided by travel advice from strangers. Come along for the ride!

  • Miami Beach

    11 Spectacular Labor Day Getaways

    Looking for the ultimate long-weekend escape? Relax! Budget Travel has done all the homework. Whether you're craving one more trip to the beach or are searching for the perfect end-of-summer festival, getting away has never been quicker, easier—or more affordable.

  • 20 Best Budget Destinations for Fall

    The shadows are growing longer and now is the time to book your autumn escape. From New England leaf-peeping to big American cities, amazing national parks, European capitals, and Caribbean dreams, we've rounded up a big, beautiful batch of getaways. Your only challenge? Which fall vacation to take.

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    The winter forecast may look dreary, but at these 10 indoor water parks, temperatures remain comfortably around 84 degrees.

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  • Hilton Anatole Dallas

    Dallas Hotel, From $144 a Night (Budget Travel)

    Save big on a family trip to the Lone Star State with this hotel package from the Hilton Anatole Dallas.

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  • Colorful_Beaches_Siesta-Key_Florida_girls

    7 Reasons To Fall For Florida

    Autumn may be on its way, but that doesn’t mean the warm-weather fun has to end. In fact, in the Sunshine State, the party is just getting started. Here, some of our favorite ways to “fall” for Florida.

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