As the end of summer draws nearer, now is the best time to book one last amazing summer vacation. With the season being such a popular time for travel, you’ll find that crowds are often hard to avoid.[slideshow:104561]
But fall is drawing nearer, too, and schools are beginning to start back up for the year, which means the tourist hordes at many top spots are starting to dissipate.
Now is the best time to take advantage of some of the world’s most popular destinations, right after the biggest crowds have left but good weather hasn’t.
Unlock the secrets of shoulder season at a vacation spot you’ve been meaning to check off your bucket list or discover a romantic, off-the-beaten path getaway. Before the cold and possibly rainy season hits, consider taking a trip to these amazing places now that the crowds have left.