Try French culture at about a third off
Perhaps you're put off by the weak buying power of the dollar against the euro, which makes France unusually pricey this summer. If so, consider visiting Montreal, where your benjamins will go much further. You'll find our guide to this Canadian city by clicking here. This story is accompanied by a neat online map, which marks the city's key destinations.
You can also find the best deals on hotel rooms during the city's annual jazz festival -- with prices starting at $119 per room -- by clicking here.