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Top Five Bargain Destinations for Summer 2012

Summer Bargain Spots
New Brunswick, Canada (Photo: Tourism New Brunswick, Canada)

You’ve been dreaming about that sugar-sand, palm-lined beach all winter. Alas, so has everyone else. Once Memorial Day arrives, throngs of travelers armed with suitcases and sunscreen flock to the most desirable summer destinations, from balmy islands to big cities. Accordingly, travel providers raise rates in those places. You can sidestep steep summer pricing, though, if you know where to go. Here are five popular summer vacation spots where travel deals and discounts endure in spite of seasonal price hikes.

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