The Best Times to Travel

Looking for a hot and sunny vacation on a white sand beach? Want to enjoy snowy slopes for the perfect ski getaway? Champion Traveler provides unbiased data about the best times to visit popular tourist destinations around the world.

What We Do

Our number one goal at Champion Traveler is to provide information that helps you make the best decision about your next vacation. We want to answer any questions you have about the best times to travel anywhere in the world, with accurate and reliable data to prove it. We have information on thousands of destinations, so rest easy knowing you will get the answers you need as you plan your next vacation. 

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How Far in Advance Should I Book a Flight?

It's easy to find recommendations telling you when to book your flight, but these recommendations span anywhere from 2 weeks to 6 months. The discrepancy probably arises from a statistical problem: seasonal anomalies break the average, and it's not an easy problem to...

The BEST: What to do in Phoenix and Scottsdale Arizona While on Vacation

If you're looking to escape the rainy weather in your hometown, get some golf in, or just enjoy the hot, hot heat, Phoenix and Scottsdale Arizona are a great way to do just that. We recently visited Phoenix, and after our research, below you'll find the best things to...

Things to Do in Las Vegas in Summer

Published by Carson on July 14th, 2017 According to our data, the best times to travel to Las Vegas are from March 5th - May 13th and October 1st - November 18th. These spring and fall months allow tourists to experience Vegas without the scorching heat. We (my wife,...

Champion Traveler Honors: The Best Sustainable, Organic Wineries Near Napa

As avid travelers we want the best of the best as we spend our time and money on experiences around the world. Each year we honor several fabulous locations and establishments by including them in our Champion Traveler Honors. Napa Valley is known for its wines but...

The Best Mobile Phone and Tablet Apps For Family Travel with Kids 2017-2018

While I like to think of myself as someone who tries to minimize screen time for my kids when possible, during commutes while traveling is absolutely, positively not one of those times. Airport freakouts, long car trips with countless bathroom breaks, or the boredom...

Is Booking.com Safe and Reliable?

Historically, travel plans were booked through an agent who specialized in knowing about all the hotels, flights and amenities in popular tourist destinations. Today, sites like Kayak, Expedia and Booking handle that automatically and empower users to make their own...

The BEST: What to do in Laguna Beach, California while on Vacation

Way more than just a famous TV show from the mid aughts, Laguna Beach is one of the most beautiful series of beaches along the coast of California, if not in the world. While there are stretches of big, sandy areas, a short walk, drive or trolley ride can put you on a...

How Much Does it Cost to Travel to Space?

Fast facts:  As of right now (2021), the cost of booking a trip to space in the near future is approximately $250,000. The immediate cost of a trip to space (via something like SpaceX) in the next 2-3 years is in the tens of millions per passenger. In the...

Dental Tourism on the Rise – More People Than Ever Traveling Abroad to Get Dental Care

Most people take vacation to enjoy a relaxing week on the beach or a ski trip to the high altitude powder. But there are a growing number of travelers crossing borders in order to have expensive dental procedures completed for massive discounts. According to...

Airbnb vs. VRBO vs. HomeAway – What’s the best way to book a vacation rental?

So you're looking to try this whole vacation rental via the web thing out, huh? It's a great alternative to standard hotels, as many of these rental services offer a more intimate experience in new locations. A quaint home or apartment outside of the standard hotel...