The only thing more stressful than forgoing vacation is taking one you can't afford. These destinations let you have the fabulous beach break you need while keeping your finances in line.
If you're an independent traveler and want to experience a variety of beaches, you've come to the right place.
Here's a roundup of not-to-be-missed deals to digest once you've had your fill of stuffing and pumpkin pie.
Chances are, winter is the time of year you'd most like to escape to some palm-tree-studded shoreline. Problem is, so would everyone else.
Don't let a slim wallet deter you from setting out for one of the Caribbean's most dynamic destinations. These all-inclusive resorts in the Dominican Republic can accommodate tight budgets.
In the Dominican Republic — especially in lesser-known beach towns like Boca Chica and Juan Dolio — your hard-earned dollar stretches surprisingly far.