The List: Best, Worst Places For 2013 Summer Travel

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Denver, Dallas and Chicago are among the affordable and easiest to book destinations and thoroughfares for summer travel, according to a new study released today by CardHub.com.
San Antonio, Miami and Tampa were rated the worst, according to the study that analyzed flights (departing July 13, returning July 21) on Kayak.com from the country’s 30 largest metro areas to the 10 most popular domestic and international destinations.

Here are the results:
Best:

1. Denver, CO
2. Dallas, TX
3. Chicago, IL
4. Detroit, MI
5. Las Vegas, NV

Worst:

30. Riverside, CA
29. San Antonio, TX
28. Miami, FL
27. Tampa, FL
26. Sacramento, CA

Best & Worst Departure Cities for International Travel

Best:

1. Washington, DC
2. New York, NY
3. Chicago, IL
4. Miami, FL
5. Philadelphia, PA

Worst:

30. Sacramento, CA
29. Riverside, CA
28. Seattle, WA
27. Portland, OR
26. San Diego, CA

Most Affordable & Convenient Destinations for U.S. Travelers

Domestic:

1. New York, NY
2. Chicago, IL
3. Washington, DC
4. Fort Lauderdale, FL
5. Orlando, FL

International:

1. Cancun, Mexico
2. Playa del Carmen/Riviera Maya, Mexico
3. Montego Bay, Jamaica
4. Negril, Jamaica
5. Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

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