Labor Day is over, but that doesn’t mean you can’t join the weekend warriors to add in that last vacation before the weather turns truly cold. Here are some of the most affordable places to travel this fall.

Looking to get away but not spend a ton of money? These surprisingly affordable fall-favorite destinations are filled with fun activities that won’t have you constantly reaching for your wallet.

Of course, traveling during COVID-19 can feel tricky, but there are plenty of ways for you and your family to stay safe(r) while still going on vacation. Check for any state and local mandates in areas you plan to travel to (Maui, for example, currently has a modified Health Pass), wear a mask indoors and on public transportation, try to avoid crowds when possible, and be sure to follow all CDC guidelines.

If you’re hesitant to hop on a plane right now, maybe opt for a road trip—and save even more money with these helpful tips.

Cancun, Mexico

October through November is known as the “shoulder season” in Cancun—the period of time between peak and off-peak travel. This is a great time to score great deals on flights and all-inclusive resorts, including Cancun favorite Garza Blanca, which is offering a fall sale right now (plus up to two kids stay for free).

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