CHICAGO, Feb. 13, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The latest Orbitz® Insider Index identifies the top 10 affordable warm weather destinations for travel during the month of February. Cities in Florida, California, Nevada, and Mexico are at the top of the list for Americans seeking a break from winter’s icy grip.
“If you have the flexibility, don’t wait for spring break to take a trip to these warm weather destinations,” said Jeanenne Tornatore, senior editor at Orbitz.com. “February offers better deals and fewer crowds than March and April.”
Orbitz Insider Index: Where to Score the Best Warm Weather Deals
According to Orbitz.com, cities including Las Vegas, Orlando and San Diego reign supreme stateside for travelers looking to escape the cold at an affordable price. Internationally, Mexico leads the pack. Hotel costs are between 10-20 percent lower in Cancun and 20-25 percent lower in Riviera Maya if travelers opt to book a vacation in February instead of March.1
Additional key insights include:
in Feb 2017
in Feb 2017
|Las Vegas, Nev.||$132||$302|
|Cancun & Isla Mujeres, Mexico||$328||$483|
|San Diego, Calif.||$148||$383|
|Orange County, Calif.||$164||$345|
|Riviera Maya, Playa del Carmen & Tulum, Mexico||$315||$483|
|Florida Keys, Fla.||$356||$269|
Terms and Conditions:
1Based on average daily hotel rates from February 1 – 28, 2017 and March 1-31 2017.
2Based on average daily hotel rates from February 1 – 28, 2017 and March 1-31 2017.
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