Ideas for cheap trips in the US and beyond

You can have a memorable vacation without needing to spend a ton of cash. The US alone has many getaway destinations where you can have lots of fun and stay in a nice vacation rental without your wallet bleeding. You can even venture to tropical destinations in Mexico and the Caribbean without putting a big dent in your bank account. All it takes is a little research and a little planning. Here are ideas for cheap trips in the US and abroad that you can put to use when mapping out your next vacation.