Surfside Beach, South Carolina
Nicknamed "The Family Beach," Surfside Beach is a 2-mile strip on the South Carolina coast. Visitors can look forward to games, fishing and a summer concert series during the warmer months. What's more, the city's free beaches and pier, are well maintained, guaranteeing summer travelers a clean, safe and fun getaway.
Niagara Falls is a very affordable summer vacation destination. To save money, consider purchasing one of the area's bundled passes, which may include admission to activities like a guided Journey Behind the Falls tour and a Hornblower Niagara Cruises boat ride. Summer may be the peak season, but booking in advance helps cut costs. Plus, nothing beats enjoying and cooling off in Niagara Falls' cool mist on warm days.
This American city is cheap, and a treasure trove of history. Take a walking tour of one of the many excellent museums, admire the charming and unique architecture, and enjoy the terrific nightlife scene, drinks, food and more.
Cancun isn’t just for university students on holiday. It’s an inexpensive and beautiful destination that’s perfect for relaxing on the beach, exploring archaeological sites, and experiencing nature. Be sure to see a cenote (pictured above) while visiting the Yucatan Peninsula.
Like the Caribbean, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, sees the most visitors during the winter and spring, meaning you can get cheap flights and hotel rates if you plan a summer trip. The smaller crowds also guarantee that there will be more beach vacancies, so you won't have to fight for a prime location. You just get to enjoy the beautiful beach!