The Incredible Value of Shoulder Season

Shoulder season is that sweet time of year between peak travel and low travel seasons. Crowds have thinned, prices on hotels and flights are significantly cheaper, the weather is great, and there is a locals-only vibe. It’s a magical time when the best tee times and restaurant reservations are available.

It’s easy to take advantage of shoulder season if you have some flexibility and do a little research, as the season varies by destination. The calendar below highlights some top destinations to visit during the 8 key shoulder-season months.

Kristen Nix