Business View Magazine | March 2020

9 BUSINESS VIEW MAGAZINE MARCH 2020 N othing puts a spring in our step like a great deal on travel! The Spring Savings event, running February 24 through March 1, offers sitewide savings on hotels, flights, packages, and activities just in time for travelers to book a spring getaway. Spring can be a busy time to travel, especially to the warm-weather and family-friendly destinations, popular with the spring break crowd. Luckily, there are still a few ways to ensure your ideal spring break trip meets your ideal budget, and a lot of it comes down to timing. According to Expedia data, the sweet spot for booking spring break airfare is 21-30 days in advance of your trip. Travelers who booked during this window saved more than 25% compared to last-minute bookers, and more than 20% more than those who booked 90+ days out. Based on 2019 data, the cheapest spring month to travel is May. These are the cheapest weeks to travel during spring: • 3rd week of May • 2nd week of March • 3rd week of April Shop the Expedia Spring Savings event between February 24 and March 1 and save up to 40% off on select hotels and activities. Book more, save more – Expedia offers discounts and savings when travelers book multiple items on the site. Travelers can save hundreds of dollars just by bundling. Need a little travel inspiration? According to Expedia flight data, these are a few of the top warm-weather destinations trending for spring 2020: • Los Angeles, California • Santiago, Dominican Republic • Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago HOW TO SAVE ON SPRING BREAK TRAVEL OPENING L INES