As summer approaches, people across Louisiana are planning vacations to escape the heat. While a staycation is always a great option, sometimes it's nice to pack your bags and go on an adventure.

Growing up, I always looked forward to taking summer road trips with my family to different states. While road trips can be a great way to make memories with your kids or significant other, hopping on a plane eliminates the stress and guesswork of your vacation.

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The cost of flying has fluctuated constantly post pandemic. Prices had reached an all time low during 2020 because of the travel restrictions in place. Once travel bands were lifted we saw a massive spike in prices, which was to be expected considering we couldn't go anywhere for months. How expensive is air travel in 2024? According to WCNC we are headed in the right direction.

A new analysis from flight booking magazine Travel + Leisure says plane tickets are going to be cheaper heading into 2024. Going.com says airfare dropped 24% from May 2022.

Air travel means less stress about logistics and more time to focus on enjoying the destination. Plus air travel allows you take a quick trip over the weekend if you need to be back at work on Monday.

If you need help brainstorming where to fly next, here are the five most popular destinations people are flying to in the U.S. from Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

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