Ready, Set… Shop! Here Are Our Top 4 Places to Visit for Black Friday CheapOair Staff November 14, 2019 Travel Tips, Trending Stories The countdown for the biggest shopping day in the U.S. has begun. Yep, you guessed it: Black Friday is almost here! The day when epic sales kick-off and retailers offer major discounts on everything from apparel to electronics. But if you thought it was all about clothes and gadgets…think again. The travel industry isn’t too far behind in the crazy race of Black Friday deals. From flights to hotels and vacation packages to travel gear, if you’re a travel bug who is also a die-hard bargain hunter, Black Friday is your day to cash in! Whether you’re in the market for a short weekend getaway or an extended escape across the globe, get ready to jet-set on a budget. Here are our top four travel destinations for this Black Friday. Bon voyage! Tokyo, Japan Time to slurp noodles, indulge in high-end sushi and sing karaoke—it’s Tokyo calling! That’s right – Tokyo celebrates Black Friday too! Head on over to major malls like Palette Town in Odaiba or Roppongi Hills for all your Black Friday shopping needs. Once you’ve shopped ’til you dropped, dine on Japanese culinary delicacies, explore traditional temples, shop in some of the world’s biggest malls, and admire the natural charm of tranquil gardens. This futuristic city with centuries-old culture and traditions has everything you’ve read about and plenty more. Top Attractions to Explore in Tokyo – The Imperial Palace, Ginza District, the Senso-ji Temple, National Museum of Nature and Science, Ueno Park and Zoo, Tokyo National Museum, National Museum of Western Art, the Meiji Shrine, he Miraikan and Edo-Tokyo Museums, and the Tokyo Skytree. You may also enjoy: How to Make Holidays Away from Home Magical New York City, United States If you want lots of holiday cheer, head on over to the Big Apple and you’ll be right at home. From holiday markets to discounts on Broadway shows, NYC is full of places to visit this Black Friday. Do some window-shopping (or real shopping) on Fifth Avenue where you’ll see beautiful holiday displays, and maybe even find a great discount. When you’re done with your shopping, stop by Rockefeller Center, where you’ll feel like you stepped right into Winter Wonderland when you get a glimpse of the giant Christmas tree and decked-out ice rink. Top Attractions to Explore in New York City – Times Square, Statue of Liberty, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Empire State Building Observatory, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Central Park, Madame Tussauds, Top of the Rock Observation Deck, Rockefeller Center Tour, Madison Square Garden Access Tour Orlando, United States For all you savings-savants out there, catch hold of the Black Friday doorbuster deals in Orlando. With major discounts on theme parks and attractions, there can’t be a better time to have a ball without spending a fortune. Orlando offers unbridled fun for kids, along with world-class shopping, dining, and a terrific range of entertainment options for adults. Top Black Friday Discounts to Explore in Orlando: Hot spots like Walt Disney World Resort, SeaWorld, Legoland, and Universal Orlando Resort often have major discounts. For example, Visit Orlando is offering as much as 10% off discounted tickets this Black Friday. Edinburgh, Scotland Yep, you guessed it! The Black Friday craze has made its way across the pond. Take a trip to Edinburgh to explore Princes Street, which is known for its mad dash of Black Friday shoppers. While you’re there, visit the rugged landscapes, mighty palaces, artistic masterpieces, and quaint, cobbled streets. Edinburgh is also known for its festivals and lively vibe—there’s something new and exciting happening every week. Top Attractions to Explore in Edinburgh – Edinburgh Castle, Palace of Holyroodhouse and Holyrood Abbey, the Royal Mile, Arthur’s Seat and the Salisbury Crags, the Royal Yacht Britannia, National Museum of Scotland, the Royal Botanic Garden, Princes Street and Gardens, Camera Obscura, and the National Galleries of Scotland. Let us know where you’re heading for this Black Friday weekend! In the meantime – happy deal-hunting!