Travelzoo’s Best Travel Deal Destinations for 2014

We’ve just announced the five worldwide destinations where it believes North American travelers will get the best travel deals in 2014. Our prediction is based on extensive evaluation by Travelzoo Deal Experts of travel and tourism trends, currency fluctuations and national events that might impact the price of travel.

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A drop in the value of the rupee has streched the buying power of a dollar, making travel to landmarks like the Taj Mahal in India cheaper for Americans.  Travelzoo

 

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Amber Fort is a major tourist site in the Jaipur region of India, where travel costs have dropped for many.   Travelzoo

 

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Baños de Agua Santa in central Ecuador is known as the gateway to the Amazon. A major promotional push to attract tourists is expected to increase visitation to Ecuador in 2014.  Travelzoo

 

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Tungurahua is an active volcano in the Ecuadorian Andes.  Travelzoo

 

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A view of the San Jacinto Mountains in Palm Springs, Calif. New construction and renovations at area hotels could increase competition and lower rates in 2014.  Travelzoo

 

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The Palm Springs Aerial Tramway is a popular diversion that carries passengers up a mountain to 8,500 feet elevation.  Travelzoo

 

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A view of the Elbe River in Saxon, Switzerland. European river cruising could become more affordable in the coming year, thanks to an influx of new ships.  Travelzoo

 

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River cruising on ships such as this one on the Rhine River near Kaub, Germany, offer a more intimate experience.  Travelzoo

 

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Jersey Shore locales such as Ocean Grove, shown here, are on the radar of more East Coast visitors due to the extensive coverage of the devastating 2012 storm.  Travelzoo