Best time of the year to travel

The clever crew at has created a super handy infographic that shows you the best time of year to travel to 12 major cities around the globe.

By working out the cheapest times to book accommodation at a four-star hotel, the best local events, holidays and weather in 12 popular destinations, the site has discovered how budget-conscious travellers can save up to 40 per cent in some of the world’s must-see cities.

Want to know the best time to visit New York City? It’s the last week of June – and that’s when you’ll save up to 35 per cent on your holiday. Or how about Hawaii? Visit in the second week of April and you’ll save up to 39 per cent.

We’ve included a small image of the infographic, but for the full-sized version and more information, head to

Where on this infographic have you already been? Did you find it expensive? What’s your take on the best time to travel to these destinations?

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Written by Leon Della Bosca

Leon Della Bosca has worked in publishing and media in one form or another for around 25 years. He's a voracious reader, word spinner and art, writing, design, painting, drawing, travel and photography enthusiast. You'll often find him roaming through galleries or exploring the streets of his beloved Melbourne and surrounding suburbs, sketchpad or notebook in hand, smiling.


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