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A beach trip that’s not too hot or expensive? Your travel questions, answered.

The Post’s travel reporters will take your planning questions on Thursday at 1 p.m., Eastern

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From gas prices to plane tickets, summer vacation is costing more than it has in years. We have inflation and the long-awaited “revenge travel” to thank for that. Add in labor shortages and the recent rash of flight cancellations, and traveling this summer can feel impossible. But it doesn’t mean you can’t still plan a last-minute getaway.

What questions do you have about booking or planning your next trip? Washington Post travel reporters Hannah Sampson and Natalie B. Compton will answer your questions on Thursday at 1 p.m. Eastern time.

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Teddy Amenabar, an editor on The Post’s audience team, produced this Q&A.