CCRA Travel Solutions reports top spring and summer destination trends based on hotel bookings made by travel agents via the CCRAtravel.com hotel reservations portal.
CCRA said its hotel booking trends predict some of the top 2014 summer vacation destinations, and provide insight into the countries and cities of interest for travelers seeking the assistance of travel professionals to book their hotel stays.
Based on CCRA's year-over-year comparisons, Chicago, IL and Kissimmee, FL are both new cities to appear on CCRA's Top 10 U.S. Cities list for 2014 spring and summer arrivals. Additionally, Copenhagen, Denmark is new to CCRA’s Top 10 International Cities list.
The top ten domestic and international cities listed received the greatest number of hotel bookings to-date through CCRAtravel.com, for arrivals between the first day of spring, March 20, and the last day of summer, September 22, 2014:
Top 10 U.S. Cities
Top 10 International Cities
"Our spring and summer hotel booking trends reveal that consumers are traveling to many of the same cities that were popular for summer vacations in 2013, and are continuing to seek the expert advice and unique knowledge that travel professionals bring in planning trips to these leading U.S. and international destinations," said Dic Marxen, president and CEO of CCRA Travel Solutions.
These spring and summer travel trends are based on hotel bookings made by travel agents via CCRA's proprietary hotel booking portal, CCRAtravel.com.
CCRAtravel.com offers travel agents real-time availability for up to five different rate categories on a single search at over 180,000 hotels worldwide.