7 Places that are Cheap Now - Slideshow

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7 Places that are Cheap Now - Slideshow

Orlando, Fla.

Orlando, Fla.

Most people plan an Orlando vacation to include a visit to Walt Disney World. However, a day in the Happiest Place on Earth is going to cost you. Luckily, Orlando is known for its budget-friendly hotel rates, and you can also save on park admission if you purchase your tickets online.
Average Nightly Hotel Rate: $52
Average Airfare: $263
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Chicago, Ill.

Chicago, Ill.

The Windy City is a bustling business and leisure destination. But as the summer dies down, so do the crowds, leaving plenty of hotel deals behind. With a variety of free things to do -- like Millennium Park, the Magnificent Mile and the Lincoln Park Zoo -- you'll find your travel budget might outlast your trip.
Average Nightly Hotel Rate: $91
Average Airfare: $279
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Orlando, Fla.

Most people plan an Orlando vacation to include a visit to Walt Disney World. However, a day in the Happiest Place on Earth is going to cost you. Luckily, Orlando is known for its budget-friendly hotel rates, and you can also save on park admission if you purchase your tickets online.
Average Nightly Hotel Rate: $52
Average Airfare: $263
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Chicago, Ill.

The Windy City is a bustling business and leisure destination. But as the summer dies down, so do the crowds, leaving plenty of hotel deals behind. With a variety of free things to do -- like Millennium Park, the Magnificent Mile and the Lincoln Park Zoo -- you'll find your travel budget might outlast your trip.
Average Nightly Hotel Rate: $91
Average Airfare: $279
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Riviera Maya, Mexico

If you've always dreamt of a luxurious getaway in Cozumel or Playa del Carmen, now's your chance. Summer's high temperatures and chance of showers keep Mexico's Caribbean coast relatively tourist-free. As a result, room rates -- especially those at the four- and five-star level -- plummet.
Average Nightly Hotel Rate: $135
Average Airfare: $450
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Aspen, Colo.

Summer and fall travelers will find the ski resort town of Aspen both relatively cheap and tourist-free. And just because you can't hit the slopes doesn't mean you can't enjoy the mountains; the region boasts miles of scenic hiking trails.
Average Nightly Hotel Rate: $116
Average Airfare: $414
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Phoenix, Ariz.

Triple-digit temps may seem like a deal breaker, but Phoenix's summer bargains are too good to pass up. August and September yield slashed rates on some of the city's most desirable hotels. And if you can't handle the heat, rest assured that air-conditioning isn't hard to find in the Valley of the Sun.
Average Nightly Hotel Rate: $55
Average Airfare: $284
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Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

Canadians are taking advantage of their dollar's newfound strength and spending their vacations abroad, leaving cities like Victoria with plenty of hotel rooms to fill. Because of that, you're sure to find great rates over the next few weeks. Plus, the end-of-summer weather will make exploring Victoria's historic attractions that much more pleasant.
Average Nightly Hotel Rate: $115
Average Airfare: $595
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Atlanta, Ga.

Atlanta regularly tops Hotwire's list of the best value destinations because of its ever-low rates and deals to boot. But the bargains don't stop at the check-in desk: Many of the city's most popular attractions, including Centennial Olympic Park and Stone Mountain, won't cost you a penny to visit.
Average Nightly Hotel Rate: $62
Average Airfare: $267
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