By Samantha Brown, Host of “Samantha Brown’s Places to Love”
January 09, 2020
If you love to travel, but dislike crowds, I have good news for you: Shoulder season is here. No, that doesn’t mean it’s time for tank tops—I’m talking about the in-between travel season. Come Labor Day, kids are back in school. Summer vacationers are back in the office. Peak season is done, and that’s good news for those of us with flexibility. With fewer tourists to compete with, you’ll find great deals, shorter lines, fewer crowds, all paired with spectacular weather. If you’re able to travel in September, do it. It’s one of the best months to explore.
Here are a few trips to consider during shoulder season.