Budget travel for families: Take fun along for the ride
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Hilton San Diego Resort & Spa( Kevin Syms )
Tip 2: Look south
Prices skyrocket around the holidays, which means you may want to forget the cost of transportation and focus just on the accommodations, which makes San Diego a natural.
We looked for accommodations for Dec. 27, 2008 to Jan. 1, 2009, on Travelaxe.com, asking for four-star and above properties. This hotel comparison site returned the recently renovated Hilton San Diego Resort & Spa for a total of $898.43 for five days, or about $180 a day.