Expedia recently revealed what many travelers already know: People around the world love Las Vegas.
Expedia also declared that, over the company’s 20 years, American travelers pick Mexico as the top international destination, particularly the resort town of Cancun.
The gambling capital of the U.S. wins the distinction of being Expedia’s most searched destination worldwide since it began 20 years ago.
Expedia, which marks two decades this year, says in a statement that Las Vegas’ appeal crosses all categories — whether folks are looking for airfares, hotels and car rentals or travel packages.
–More than 42 million people visited last year (by comparison, all of L.A. welcomed more than 45.5 million visitors in 2015);
–More than 21,000 conventions were held there last year; and
–The gaming revenue from the Strip alone was a jaw-dropping $6.3 billion.
In the last decade, these 10 places top the list of Expedia’s most-sold rooms in hotels:
- Las Vegas
- Orlando, Fla.
- New York City
- Los Angeles
- San Diego
- San Francisco
- Cancun, Mexico
- Orange County, Calif.
By the way, in honor of its 20th birthday, Expedia is rolling out coupons – specials like 20% or $20 off the price of hotels – that you’ll find on its website through Aug. 20. Here’s the Web page to check.
more recommended stories
A tirbute to Mexican Tacos on NETFLIX
Netflix has created several successful food.
Mérida is braking all records in the summer of 2019
Sefotur forsees great hotel occupancy and.
Sixth meeting of the U.S.-Mexico Energy Business Council
Mexico City – U.S. Department of Commerce.
Investments of more than 18 billion pesos for Yucatan
“A total of 9 companies of.
Mérida: the safest city in Mexico (National Institute of Statistics and Geography survey)
Ecatepec (Estado de México), Coatzacoalcos (Veracruz),.
AMLO says NO to the USA and claims “El Chapo´s” fortune for Mexico
CDMX México (Times Media Mexico) –.
66 years of fervor
“Gremio del campo” (the guild of.
Police and military carry out investigations in the Cancun´s hotel zone
CANCÚN Quintana Roo (Times Media Mexico/Photos:.
Global health emergency declared over deadly Ebola outbreak in Congo
“This is an emergency. There is.
NH Collection Merida Paseo Montejo Hotel inaugurated
The NH Collection Merida Paseo Montejo.