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Puerto Rico is a budget paradise. Flights from the Midwest and Northeast can be found for under $300 nonstop and the island itself is a slice of heaven where hanging out at the beach—the ultimate free activity—is the vacation norm. Book your trip via CheapTickets.com today.   For a quick and easy getaway, Puerto Rico [read more…]

If you’ve left your heart here once before these glorious snapshots of the City by the Bay will make you do so all over again. Better still, why not book a visit today at CheapTickets.com and see each of these spots for yourself. Yes, they are this beautiful in person.   In San Francisco, there’s [read more…]

San Francisco is certainly an expensive city to visit, as well as to live in. So give your wallet a rest and plan a visit to some of these always-free attractions. Then splurge on a great meal with the money you saved. ALSO: Hoboken’s 5 greatest dive bars Golden Gate Park This great metropolitan park [read more…]

Oregon’s rugged, windswept coastline is free, accessible to the general public and a thing of ravishing beauty—even in winter. You’d have to be made of stone not to fall for its infinite charms. Here, one writer takes a closer look at the “People’s Coast.” Gabriel Cruz swept down the dune, hit the jump and somersaulted. [read more…]

Hotel rooms typically include a bunch of free amenities that travelers never put to good use. It’s a pity. Instead of rolling your eyes at the tiny bars of soap and miniature shampoos, get creative with them. After all, you’re surrounded by a treasure trove of hotel freebies that can be used to serve new [read more…]

Those small snack plates known as tapas are an art form in Spain. They vary throughout Spain’s regions, reflecting the fruit of the land or sea. They’re often shared, and always delicious. In Spain, where dinner is served late, they make the perfect appetizer, and often come free when you buy a drink. The tradition [read more…]

If you’re making plans to head to the Big Apple, but you’re worried about spending too much in a notoriously expensive city, don’t stress! We’ve got some tips to help you stretch your dollar the farthest while still having a blast in the city that never sleeps.   Don’t take a cab from JFK to [read more…]

Pour your favorite pumpkin-flavored beverage into a travel mug. It’s time to hit the road and check out some jaw-droppingly gorgeous fall foliage. The Berkshires We could fill this entire list with places in New England, but this western Massachusetts region gets top billing for having an entire festival celebrating autumn colors—the aptly named Fall Foliage Festival. [read more…]

Museums are educational, entertaining and a great way to spend an unexpectedly rainy day when you are in a new city. When you can get into those museums for free, well, that’s just the cherry on top. Here are seven of the best free museums to check out on your next trip. 21C Museum Hotel 700 [read more…]

Labor Day weekend may mark the unofficial end of summer, but it should be by no means depressing! That extra day off gives us a chance to squeeze in one more summer vacay, filled with barbecues, fireworks and plenty of All-American goodness. It’s a time to get outside, to explore, to cook out, to see a [read more…]