New year, new travel plans. It's time to start planning your next trip whether it is just a weekend getaway or an extended vacation. There are cheap North American destinations to visit in 2020 ranging from mountains to deserts to sandy beaches. You don't have to cross the ocean to have a good time!\nInternational getaways like a trip to trending destinations like Osaka and Rome or even a trip to under-the-radar spots like Santa Marta, Colombia and Zadar, Croatia might be a fun adventure but can get pricey.\nHowever, if you're not looking to spend a lot of money on travel in 2020 while still having a great vacation, destinations in North America are the way to go for Canadians.\nAccording to Kayak's 2020 travel hacker guide, there are amazing cities to visit in North America that are also easy on the wallet.\nThe travel search engine suggests staying in Canada to save money, checking out top U.S. destinations, or jetting off to Mexico.\nSince the natural landscapes vary so much between the three countries, there are a lot of options when it comes to picking a place to go.\nYou could get away to the mountains in Canada or roam the desert in the U.S. or lay on sandy beaches in Mexico.\nHere are nine budget-friendly North American destinations to visit in 2020.\nHappy travelling!\nCalgary, Alberta\nView this post on Instagram This installation, known as the ‘Device to Root Out Evil’, can be found in 5th Street Square in @eastvillageyyc. Have you seen it yet? Photo: @kikushka33 Art: Dennis Oppenheim #capturecalgary #explorealberta #explorecanada #evliving A post shared by Tourism Calgary (@tourismcalgary) on Oct 30, 2019 at 1:01pm PDT\nAlberta's largest city is one of the best places to go in 2020 to save some money. Kayak suggests using Calgary as a jumping-off point to travel to Banff or staying in the city and checking out Prince's Island Park and Fish Creek Provincial Park.\nMedian price: $406Savings: 38% lower than the average airfare for North America\nPuerto Vallarta, Mexico\nView this post on Instagram When in Vallarta... A post shared by Scarlet Gruber (@scarlet_gruber) on Nov 27, 2019 at 11:02am PST\nPuerto Vallarta has a lot to offer for travellers besides just lying on the beach. Though that's not a terrible thing to do. Kayak's hacker tip suggests visiting El Malecon, a seaside boardwalk that's closed to vehicles. There you can stroll by sculptures, galleries, shops and restaurants.\nMedian price: $590Savings: 34% lower than the average airfare for North America\nFt. Myers, Florida\nView this post on Instagram We might be a bit biased, but the best seashells can be found in #FtMyersSanibel. 🐚 📸: @bensoller • • • #FloridaBeaches #LoveFlorida #FtMyersBeach #SanibelIsland #ParadiseFound #AdventureAnywhere #FamilyTime #TropicalPradise #Shelling #Sanibel #Seashells #ShellHunting #SeashellHunting A post shared by Fort Myers & Sanibel (@ftmyerssanibel) on Oct 29, 2019 at 10:09am PDT\nOne of the best times to visit this Florida destination is from October to May when it's stone crab season. Since it's the only time they can be harvested, they're local favourites. Kayak suggests getting a table at Blue Point Oyster Bar & Seafood Grill for some amazing eats.\nMedian price: $429Savings: 31% lower than the average airfare for North America\nWinnipeg, Manitoba\nView this post on Instagram Before I busted my knee A post shared by Courtney Labossiere (@courtlabossiere) on Jan 7, 2018 at 4:23pm PST\nStaying in Canada has its perks. Not only is it cheaper but there are some really great things to discover. Spending time at The Forks is Kayak's top hacker tip for Winnipeg. Whether it's in the winter for skating or the summer a picnic, this meeting place is open all year long.\nMedian price: $343Savings: 43% lower than the average airfare for North America\nCancun, Mexico\nView this post on Instagram The Musa Underwater Museum officially added to my life encyclopedia. 📚#SoManyBuckets #HellaChella2k17 A post shared by @ seraitk on May 4, 2017 at 6:21pm PDT\nIf you're all about trying new things and having off the beaten path experiences, Kayak suggests heading to the Cancun Underwater Museum while in the city. You can snorkel or scuba while checking out beautiful underwater works of art.\nMedian price: $502Savings: 36% lower than the average airfare for North America\nOrlando, Florida\nView this post on Instagram Being unemployed is dangerous kids - keep working A post shared by Chris Goodmacher (@cgoodmac) on Jan 7, 2020 at 1:25pm PST\nAlthough a trip to Disney or other theme parks can be fun, there's so much more to do in Orlando. Kayak's hacker tip is to head to Wekiwa Springs State Park which is only minutes from downtown. You can hike, picnic, swim and bring your own float to enjoy that beautiful Florida weather.\nMedian price: $432Savings: 35% lower than the average airfare for North America\nLas Vegas, Nevada\nView this post on Instagram Always in motion. 🎉 🌃 #Vegas #TravelMore #Explore 📷: @mr.meanstotravel A post shared by Las Vegas (@vegas) on Nov 11, 2019 at 3:43pm PST\nThere is so much to do in Las Vegas whether it's trying amazing foods or trying your luck in the casino. To make travelling easier while you're in the city, Kayak suggests taking the monorail which has lots of stops along the Strip.\nMedian price: $432Savings: 35% lower than the average airfare for North America\nEdmonton, Alberta\nView this post on Instagram No matter the season, Edmonton is made for exploring. Photo by @hellolaroux. #ExploreEdmonton #ExploreAlberta #ExploreCanada A post shared by Edmonton Tourism (@exploreedmonton) on Jan 8, 2020 at 8:01pm PST\nIf you're looking for a great arts and culture scene, Kayak suggests staying in Old Strathcona when in Edmonton. The neighbourhood has boutiques, vintage shops, antique stores and even an antique mall with lots of vendors and a cozy cafe.\nMedian price: $297Savings: 48% lower than the average airfare for North America\nPhoenix, Arizona\nView this post on Instagram This is how you’re probably feeling after eating all that turkey 😴 But don’t spend the weekend sleeping - there’s lots to do this weekend. Start making your plans at the link in bio! . 📸: @therealdadbook 📍: Camelback Mountain . #myphx A post shared by Visit Phoenix (@visitphoenix) on Nov 29, 2019 at 4:10pm PST\nPhoenix has almost 300 days of sunshine each year. If you're looking to have an outdoor adventure, this is the place for you. A hike up Camelback Mountain, which is close to downtown, is Kayak's hacker tip for Phoenix. There are amazing views of the city from the mountain's summit.\nMedian price: $424Savings: 32% lower than the average airfare for North America\nThere are stories everywhere. If you spot a newsworthy event in your city, send us a message, photo, or video @NarcityCanada on Twitter and Instagram.