Leading travel website TripAdvisor.com has announced the winners of its 2013 Travelers' Choice (TM) Awards for Destinations on the Rise, ranking Israel's capital city of Jerusalem in the fourth place. The awards highlight 54 spots globally that have seen the greatest increase in positive traveler feedback and traveler interest, year-over-year. “For travelers looking for inspiration for their 2014 travel planning, TripAdvisor travelers have helped us put a spotlight on some amazing destinations that caught the eye of travelers this past year,” said Barbara Messing, the website's chief marketing officer.
The Travelers' Choice Awards include several categories such as hotels, all-inclusive resorts, islands and restaurants. The Destination on the Rise list reviews 54 places around the globe. Havana, Cuba was the No. 1 ranked destination for the top 10 in the world, followed by La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica in the second place and Kathmandu, Nepal in the third place. Jerusalem ranked fourth. Cusco, Peru came in fifth, followed by Ambergris Caye in Belize, Sapporo in Japan, Hanoi in Vietnam, Corralejo in Spain and Fortaleza in Brazil.
Tuesday, December 10, 2013
TripAdvisor advocates for visitors to travel to Jerusalem: