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This weekend is the unofficial start of the summer season—and a good time to nail down travel plans if you haven’t done so already. Need some suggestions? Here are Money’s picks for amazing international vacations that won’t cost a fortune. Or maybe you’d prefer the best national park in every state (don’t forget that $10 lifetime pass for seniors). If you’re planning a theme-park trip with children or grandkids, here’s a look at what it really costs to go to Universal Studios Florida or Walt Disney World. Do you usually work with a travel agent or swear by the do-it-yourself route? Either way, you might enjoy this tale from my colleague Megan Leonhardt, a millennial DIYer, about why she used a travel agent for her latest adventure and how it worked out. Happy travels!

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