Adam Leposa is the Online Managing Editor of TravelAgentCentral.com. He has worked as an Editorial Associate in the Children's Division of Simon & Schuster. He is a graduate of New York University, where he received a degree in English and American Literature.
Based on input from travel professionals, hoteliers, tourist board representatives and some of our own travel experiences, we have identified a number of destinations that have been drawing new or renewed interest from savvy travelers. Here are the destinations to watch this year.