Top Labor Day Weekend Destinations

Believe it or not, Labor Day weekend is just around the corner, which  for most people means the unofficial end to summer. But it’s not over yet, and thanks to that final three-day weekend of the season there’s still time to get away. So, where's everyone going?

Well, according to Expedia, Labor Day weekend is one of the busiest  travel weekends of the year, and judging by flight bookings, a lot of  people are looking to spend it in a big city, with New York expected to  be the busiest destination for holiday travel this year.

Top Ten Busiest Cities For Labor Day Weekend Travel

  1. New York
  2. Las Vegas
  3. Los Angeles
  4. Orlando
  5. Chicago
  6. Seattle
  7. San Francisco
  8. Denver
  9. Dallas
  10. Atlanta 

But if you think you can’t afford to go away, you may be surprised.  The site reports that many popular destinations are less expensive this  year as compared to last year, with Las Vegas seeing one of the biggest  discounts, at about 10% cheaper than 2016. Other U.S. cities likely to  be less expensive this year include Austin and Honolulu, while  internationally there are deals to be had for travel to Reykjavik,  Iceland (about 25% cheaper than last year), as well as Paris and  Barcelona (about 10% cheaper).

Source: Expedia