We love daydreaming about jetting to a private island or ticking off an extravagant bucket list experience, but in reality, vacations can put a major dent in your wallet. If you’re one Uber ride away from an empty bank account, don’t worry—you can still take a break. We’ve rounded up seven stunning travel destinations that offer a five-star vacation experience on a one-star budget. With accommodations starting at $10 a night, how can you say no? Tally your frequent flier miles and scroll on for seven vacation hot spots you can actually afford.
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