Summer vacations are meant for rest, relaxation and fun. But the most stressful part can be budgeting for a trip and looking for the perfect spot that won't break the bank. 

According to a survey conducting by travel site Expedia, most Americans feel comfortable spending between $1,000 and $2,999 on the entirety of their summer vacation. 

To ensure that most of that goes toward summer fun and not just the flight, Expedia rounded up some of the most affordable destinations to fly to this summer. 

Here's Expedia's list of affordable vacation destinations, including a few international spots: 

Hilo, Hawaii – average ticket prices under $600
Phoenix, Arizona – average daily rates under $150
Key West, Florida – average ticket prices under $500
San Diego, California – average daily rates under $300
San Jose del Cabo, Mexico – average ticket prices under $400
Houston, Texas – average ticket prices under $250, average daily rates under $150
Cancun, Mexico – average ticket prices under $400, average daily rates under $300
Atlanta, Georgia – average ticket prices under $250, average daily rates under $300
Colorado Springs, Colorado – average ticket prices under $400
Austin, Texas – average ticket prices under $250
Orange County, California – average ticket prices under $300
Tampa, Florida – average ticket prices under $250
New Orleans, Louisiana – average ticket prices and average daily rates under $300
West Palm Beach, Florida – average ticket prices under $250
Charleston, South Carolina – average ticket prices under $300
Denver, Colorado – average ticket prices under $250, average daily rates under $300
Nashville, Tennessee – average daily rates under $300
Toronto, Canada – average ticket prices under $200
Portland, Oregon – average daily rates under $200
Daytona Beach, Florida – average daily rates under $200

To save the most on airfare, Expedia recommends booking three weeks to a month before the trip and purchasing flights over the weekend, especially on a Sunday. 

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