Top US and international destinations to inspire your 2020 travel

Did you make New Year’s travel resolutions? Start planning your next trip now with these top destinations from Vrbo. Whether you’re taking a European getaway or planning a family reunion at the beach, Vrbo data shows that these are the top spots for American travelers in 2020. If you want more travel inspiration, check out the top 5 up-and-coming destinations from the Vrbo 2020 Travel Trend Report. 

Top US Destinations

Beaches made up four of the five top US destinations with the number-one spot going to Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge, Tenn. This area is a classic family vacation spot to visit the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and Dolly Parton’s world-famous 150-acre theme park, Dollywood. Popular destinations come with high prices, especially during high travel times. Consider booking your trip during shoulder season for savings! 

  1. Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge, Tenn. 

  2. Gulf Shores, Ala. 

  3. Miramar and Rosemary Beach. Fla. 

  4. Panama City Beach, Fla. 

  5. Maui, Hawai

Top International Destinations 

Planning a European vacation in 2020? Most of these destinations will ring a bell like Paris, London and Rome, but Puerto Peñasco, Mexico, is the top contender. The beach destination, also known as Rocky Point, sits along the Gulf of California. It’s an easy getaway for travelers coming from Arizona or California. If you’re looking for an alternate destination to get the most bang for your buck, consider places like Porto, Portugal; Prague, Czech Republic; and Seville, Spain. 

  1. Puerto Peñasco, Mexico

  2. Paris, France

  3. London, England

  4. Rome, Italy

  5. Florence, Italy

For the full 2020 Vrbo Trend Report, visit: https://www.vrbo.com/l/trend-report.