When purchasing plane tickets last night for a Summer trip to Montana, I couldn't believe that two tickets would cost as much as flying to certain places in Europe. Fuel has been the word of 2008 and it's what continues to be on every vacation-hungry person's mind as summertime falls upon us. You don't need to commit yourself to a travel-free second half of the year; if you're looking for a far-away getaway on a budget you've come to the right place. Yahoo travel named seven destinations that will give you the most bang for your buck. Click "Start Slideshow" for some scenic, budget-friendly vacation ideas.
Big Vacations on a Budget