Playa del Carmen # 1 For The Most affordable tourist spots for holiday travel
The Most and Least Affordable Places to Spend Your Holiday Vacation
Ranking first for affordability in a new report by GOBankingRates.com is Playa del Carmen, Mexico, followed by San Francisco, Chicago, Seattle and Washington, D.C. Ranked least affordable on the list of 35 popular destinations is Cape Town, South Africa.
1. Playa del Carmen, Mexico
For cheap Christmas vacations at the beach, look no further than Playa del Carmen, Mexico — the most affordable place to visit during the holidays. Located in the most eastern part of Mexico, this popular tourist destination has incredibly inexpensive food, transportation and alcohol costs, as well as the lowest entertainment costs of any city in our rankings.
Aside from Toronto, Playa del Carmen is the cheapest place to fly to among cities on our list outside the U.S. But the average hotel rate during Thanksgiving and Christmas is cheaper here than in Toronto. Plus, the weather is a lot warmer in this tropical locale.Read More