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11th May 2017

These are the top ten trending travel destinations in the world right now

Conor Heneghan

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Something to bear in mind for the holidays.

Booked your summer holidays yet? Can’t decide on a destination?

If you want to go where all the cool kids are going then it might be worth a glance through the top ten trending travel destinations right now according to Airbnb and Pinterest.

The two internet behemoths combined to provide a list of the destinations that people are saving on Pinterest and checking out on Airbnb and we want to go to every single one of them as soon as possible.

Destinations in Egypt, the Canaries, Scotland, Polynesia and Greece all got a mention, while it was noted that searches for Kyoto in Japan (number six on the list) are up a whopping 55% since December 2016.

How many of these places have you been to?

Airbnb and Pinterest’s top trending destinations

  1. Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
  2. Tenerife, Canary Islands
  3. Courchevel, France
  4. Scottish Highlands
  5. Reykjavik, Iceland
  6. Kyoto, Japan
  7. Bora Bora, Polynesia
  8. New York City, USA
  9. Santorini, Greece
  10. Barcelona, Spain

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