KAYAK looked at over one-billion travel searches to compose their 2015 Travel Hacker Guide, which includes top popular destinations, trending beach destinations, and travel deals for the upcoming year. These trending cities will help give you an idea of where people are traveling this year, and may even inspire your next vacation!
1. Milan, Italy
As a fashion capital, and the host of the 2015 Universal Exposition and the Design World Expo in 2016, new bars and restaurants have brought a new youthful life to the city.
2. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
As the 2016 Summer Olympics approaches, more and more people are traveling to this lively city to see what it is all about.
3. Portland, Oregon
This trendy town, with its endless hip bars and restaurants, is a haven for all the cool kids.
4. Hyderabad, India
Historically known as a center of pearl and diamond trading, the 20th century has transformed the city into a tech haven with great nightlife.
5. Athens, Greece
With Athens’ ancient ruins and archeological passes, visitors can take in all the art, history, and food they want.
6. Toronto, Canada
The 2015 Pan Am Games and an up and coming music scene makes Toronto worth visiting.
7. Savannah, Georgia
With endless charming houses, a youthful art scene thanks to the Savannah College of Art and Design, and all the southern comfort food you could ask for, this is a perfect city to get lost in.
8. Nashville, Tennessee
The musical legacy of Nashville lives on as new talent is discovered ever day, making this a perfect city for music lovers.
9. Hartford, Connecticut
Hartford is known for it’s business travel, but with beautiful inns and
10. Montreal, Canada
What better way to enjoy the feel of Paris without actually having to fly across the Atlantic?