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Did you know there's a best time to buy travel gear? Learn exactly when to purchase in order to save the most money.

The best times to buy travel gear are Amazon Prime Day, Black Friday, Black Friday Weekend, Cyber Monday, Labor Day, Labor Day Weekend, Memorial Day, Memorial Day Weekend, Presidents' Day, Presidents' Day Weekend, spring, summer, Wayfair Way Day, winter, back to school season, and end of summer.

Travel gear is almost always on sale—about 78% of the year, or an average of 1-in-1.3 days.

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Generally, every month is great for buying travel gear, but that doesn't mean every day is.

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The best holidays to buy travel gear are Labor Day, Memorial Day, and Presidents' Day.

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Let's recap by answering some key questions:

When is the best time to buy travel gear?

The best times to buy travel gear are Amazon Prime Day, Black Friday, Black Friday Weekend, Cyber Monday, Labor Day, Labor Day Weekend, Memorial Day, Memorial Day Weekend, Presidents' Day, Presidents' Day Weekend, spring, summer, Wayfair Way Day, winter, back to school season, and end of summer.

How often is travel gear on sale?

Travel gear is almost always on sale, approximately 283 days each year, spanning 16 distinct sale periods—that's 78% of the year.

What are the best months to buy travel gear?

Generally, every month is great for buying travel gear, but that doesn't mean every day is.

What are the best holidays to buy travel gear?

The best holidays to buy travel gear are Labor Day, Memorial Day, and Presidents' Day.

What's the best place to buy travel gear?

The best place to buy travel gear is at Amazon.

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