Verano Caliente! Cheap Summer Getaways from Houston

Enjoy your summer to the fullest! Here’s where to travel without breaking the bank:

San Antonio from $1

San Antonio is a pretty mystic city where old-school charm meets modernity. Head there and take a romantic sunset stroll along the San Antonio River, then check out one of the most historic Texas monuments, the Alamo.
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Austin from $1

These days, Austin is where the cool kids are at. The Texas capital has grown to become one of the most desired hubs by millennial travelers. Discover its bars, restaurants and booming neighborhoods this verano.
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Dallas from $1

If you travel to Dallas and explore its most popular locations, you’ll instantly feel more cultured. Dallas is packed with awesome museums and nature-related attractions like the museum of art, the botanical garden, and the George W. Bush Presidential Library.
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New Orleans from $1

The Big Easy is amazing year-round, but in the summer it gets even more caliente – literally and figuratively! Celebrate the sunshine at one of America’s most fun and culturally rich hubs.
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Monterrey from $72

Monterrey is a true gem of the north of Mexico with its classy architecture, glam art galleries, and thriving shopping districts. The people are friendly and the food is picante! What else can you ask for?
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Saltillo from $95

Saltillo is one of the prettiest cities in the north of Mexico. There, you will find no shortage of historical buildings and plazas, parks, and touristic attractions, plus tacos, lots and lots of ricos tacos!
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Laredo from $45

If you are looking for a low-key, small-town feel city to visit, Laredo is the perfect destination for you. Laredo sits next to the Tamaulipas River right on the border with Mexico and it’s a very cultural and artsy hub.
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Phoenix from $135

Phoenix is the perfect getaway destination for both outdoor lovers and shopaholics! While you’re in town, visit the Westgate Entertainment District packed with shopping and dining options, but also don’t forget to adventure out and explore the breathtaking landscape.
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Baton Rouge from $1

NOLA isn’t the only gem in Lousiana! Baton Rouge is lively, colorful and perfect for a summer fiesta! Escape the route and travel to this southern hub for cheap. You’ll enjoy fantastic cajun food and you can even try out your luck at the casino.
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Whether you are on break de la escuela or thinking of taking a couple of days off work, remember that the best way to enjoy your summer is by traveling and exploring new and beautiful places. If you want to relax en la playa or party the night away, hitting the dance floor at the most bustling hubs, look no further. Wanderu helps you travel to some of the coolest cities around Houston for oh-so-cheap. So, pack your sunglasses, hop on a bus and leave the rest to us! It’s time you live up your verano!

At Wanderu, we care about making travel easy and affordable, so we offer a wide variety of deals. On our website, you’ll find the lowest prices on bus and train travel with some of the largest carriers, including Greyhound, Amtrak, Megabus, BoltBus, and more. Find cheap getaways from Houston all summer long for as low as $6 per ticket. (What!? Tickets for you and la prima for less than $10? That’s right!)

Discover the hidden gems of the ever-so-charming New Orleans, eat and drink like a king at the hip Austin or adventure down across the border to Monterrey or Saltillo. Wherever your heart wants to go, we can take you this summer. Join the travel fiesta!

The offers listed above are one-way based on recently found fares.

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Karina Barriga Albring

Karina Barriga Albring

I'm a writer, journalist, soccer lover and hot sauce enthusiast born and bred in the mighty Andes. Wanderlust hit me hard at a young age and since then, it keeps me up at night. NYC and Modena, Italy changed my life, but my favorite destination is still Rio de Janeiro – and not only for the 'futebol'!

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