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An Elegantly Bajan Barbados

Sucheta Rawal | Posted 08.28.2016 | Travel
Sucheta Rawal

Elegant Hotels offers a unique collection of five luxury hotels beautifully situated along stunning beaches on the west and south coasts of sun-soaked...

6 Great Last-Minute Labor Day Getaways

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 08.28.2016 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

Don't you love it when data proves we're procrastinators? (Though we prefer "spontaneous.") Expedia just released a Labor Day travel trends report -- turns out 80 percent of us wait until August to book that weekend getaway.

The 10 Best Last-Minute Labor Day Getaways

Oyster | Posted 08.26.2016 | Travel

Okay, don't hate us for bringing this up, but summer is almost over. The official final day of the season isn't till September 22, but most largely associate the end of summer Fridays, summer beach days, summer lazy days -- you name it -- with that dreaded Tuesday following Labor Day.

10 Ideas For Last-Minute Labor Day Getaways

Fodor's | Posted 08.20.2016 | Travel

As the long, lazy days of summer drift away, it's time to fit in one last vacation before hectic and demanding fall schedules take over, and the exten...

Labor Day Flights Will Be Some Of The Busiest EVER, Experts Predict

Reuters | Suzy Strutner | Posted 08.18.2015 | Travel

Labor Day air travel in the United States will be even busier this year than last, following a summer that will likely break all-time records for air ...

10 Ways To Save Money Before Labor Day

GOBankingRates | Posted 08.05.2016 | Money

Labor Day is only about a month away, which means summer is coming to an end. It also means your bank account might be bracing for a hit as you squeeze in a trip, start stocking up on back-to-school items for your children or send your kid off to college.

Just in Time for Labor Day Weekend: Tips for BBQing on Vacation

Home Away | Posted 10.28.2014 | Travel
Home Away

Just make sure there's a grill where you're going, and you can take your ultimate Labor Day BBQ on the road.

9 Family-friendly Labor Day Getaways You Can Afford

U.S. News Travel | Posted 10.15.2014 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

If you should go on any vacation, it should be during the upcoming Labor Day weekend from Aug. 29 to Sept. 1. The holiday is, after all, dedicated to American workers and their contributions to the country.

Labor Day Airfares Are Likely to Increase after Aug. 9 | Posted 10.04.2014 | Travel looked at data from more than one million Labor Day user searches conducted between July 15 and Aug. 22, 2013, and discovered that fares to popular Labor Day destinations experienced a dramatic price increase three weeks before the Labor Day weekend (Aug. 9-16).

Do You Have Plans For Labor Day? (POLL)

Posted 08.22.2013 | Home

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Top 10 Labor Day 2013 Destinations | Posted 10.12.2013 | Travel

Labor Day is often considered to be the last long weekend primed for summer travel, so it isn't surprising that so many Americans head to the airport at the end of August/early September for a final summer jaunt.

PHOTOS: 5 Labor Day Destinations To Avoid

Posted 08.31.2012 | Travel

Labor Day is the last real day of summer so there is always a lof of pressure to wring the maximum amount of joy or relaxation out of those 24 carefre...

PHOTOS: 10 Last-Minute Specials For Labor Day

Home Away | Posted 10.30.2012 | Travel
Home Away

Don't lament the end of summer -- celebrate it with a last minute getaway that promises to ease you into fall refreshed and ready.

Even More Labor Day Travel Ideas

Tracy Christoph | Posted 10.29.2012 | Travel
Tracy Christoph

Autumn is my favorite time for short weekend or day escapes. So many towns have seasonal celebrations from craft and farmer's markets to state fairs and sprawling corn mazes. These day- or weekend-long festivals are such a lovely way to take in the sights, sounds and tastes of fall.

Labor Day Travel Is Up

Reuters | Posted 10.20.2012 | Travel

(Adds Tuesday gasoline prices) NEW YORK, Aug 21 (Reuters) - More American travelers will take to the road this Labor Day weekend as co...

How The Economy Is Affecting Labor Day Weekend Travel [GRAPHIC]

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.03.2011 | Business

This year, Labor Day arrives on the heels of news that the economy added no jobs during the month of August, just the latest sign of an economic recov...

Chicago's Gas Prices Nation's Highest Heading Into Holiday Weekend

The Expired Meter | The Expired Meter | Posted 11.02.2011 | Chicago

As many Chicagoans prepare to leave town for a long Labor Day holiday weekend, local drivers will face the highest gas prices in the nation. It's n...

The Staycation Continues: Americans Cut Labor Day Travel Plans

Reuters | Richard Valdmanis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Americans will cut their Labor Day holiday travel plans dramatically this year to save money in a tough economy and to keep their children near home a...