Which destinaions will be in vogue in 2017? Which are the newest, least known by travelers? The buyer of flights Skyscanner has compiled 17 emerging destinations that, according to searches made on its website, will grow considerably in the coming months. They are not, therefore, the most popular and popular, but the ones to visit before they grow too much.
A destination unknown to many, this small Asian country is surrounded by India and China. Over the last year, interest in knowing the Buddhist culture of this kingdom hidden among the Himalayan mountains has increased significantly, 709%, even if it is a country whose access to tourists is still limited. Is it because it is considered the happiest country in the world?
They are known for their paradisiacal landscapes and their luxury hotel complexes that are visited by tourists from all over the world. This island country located in the Indian Ocean with about 1,200 islands has become one of the main travel destinations for the bride and groom. The development of tourism began in 1970 but probably the visit to the islands by elite athletes such as Cristiano Ronaldo, Serbian tennis player Novak Djokovic, as well as Tom Cruise and the Kaulitz twins, members of the Tokio Hotel group, have generated more Interest in this tourist destination that has increased by 239% in the last year, according to data from Skyscanner. The new routes with Saudi Airlines from Madrid that started on March 30 with very attractive prices have also been able to arouse the interest of the Spanish traveler.
Greece has always been a destination valued by tourists because of its beaches and cultural heritage, but the last years of crisis have slowed the flow of travel to the Hellenic country, mainly due to political instability. In recent months, however, the country has gained stability and measures have been put in place to protect tourism, which accounts for almost 20% of Greek GDP. Discounts on hotels and resorts and the creation of new air routes to Santorini with Iberia Express have been the main causes of the increase of the interest of the Spanish to visit this Greek archipelago in 97%.
Known as the oldest and most ancient city in the United States, it is a town with a lot of history and that stands out for the kindness of its people and its well-being. The Oscar-winning film Spotlight has attracted the attention of more than one Spanish traveler, and with a 78% increase in searches, Boston is positioned as the number one US city to meet in 2017.
It is a seaside resort and fishermen who claim discovered Victor Hugo in 1843. In spring Air Nostrum inaugurated its new line of direct flights from Madrid, thus joining the Spanish capital with southern France and the northern Basque Country. Proof of this is the 63% increase in the interest of Spanish travelers to know this coastal town.
Accredited as Isla del Encanto, Puerto Rico is a small country that hides natural and historical treasures that go beyond its dream beaches. A country that bets on tourism and has recently resumed, three years after leaving the route, Iberia flights linking Madrid and San Juan de Puerto Rico with three weekly frequencies, something that surely has had its impact on the increase of interest Of the Spaniards to know this country located to the northeast of the Caribbean in a 62%.