Want to go to Paris? If your bucket list is the top 10 most popular summer destinations for U.S. travelers, you’ll visit Destin first.

Honest.

According to the 2016 Summer Vacation Value Report just released by TripAdvisor, Destin logs in at No. 8 on the most popular destinations list — right ahead of No. 9 Paris and No. 10 Playa del Carmen, Mexico, and right after No. 6 New York City and No. 7 London.
Hey, not bad company for the World’s Luckiest Fishing Village.

The results of the list were based on booking interest on TripAdvisor, the world’s largest travel site, and includes average prices for hotels, flights, meals and tours from June 1 through Aug. 31.

According to a report on businessinsider.com, hotel costs were based on the average price of a seven-night stay at hotels listed on TripAdvisor. Airfare was based on an average round-trip cost, also determined by flights available at tripadvisor.com. Meals and tours were based on TripAdvisor listings.

Las Vegas was the No. 1 most desirable destination, followed by Cancun, Mexico, and Orlando. Destin and Orlando were the only Florida cities to make the list.

Following were the 10 listings as the destinations Americans are most interested in visiting this summer. Information was from a published report by Business Insider. See the story at the following link: www.businessinsider.com/most-popular-summer-destinations-2016-5

1. Las Vegas
• Average nightly hotel rate: $135
• Average airfare: $384
• Average meal cost: $31
• Average tour cost: $122

2. Cancun, Mexico
• Average nightly hotel rate: $181
• Average airfare: $513
• Average meal cost: $23
• Average tour cost: $108

3. Orlando
• Average nightly hotel rate: $137
• Average airfare: $336
• Average meal cost: $23
• Average tour cost: $79

4. Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
• Average nightly hotel rate: $246
• Average airfare: $600
• Average meal cost: $27
• Average tour cost: $103

5. Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
• Average nightly hotel rate: $210
• Average airfare: $376
• Average meal cost: $18
• Average tour cost: $37

6. New York City
• Average nightly hotel rate: $306
• Average airfare: $372
• Average meal cost: $32
• Average tour cost: $73

7. London
• Average nightly hotel rate: $213
• Average airfare: $1,662
• Average meal cost: $34
• Average tour cost: $92

8. Destin
• Average nightly hotel rate: $222
• Average airfare: $518
• Average meal cost: $22
• Average tour cost: $139

9. Paris
• Average nightly hotel rate: $180
• Average airfare: $1,433
• Average meal cost: $32
• Average tour cost: $107

10. Playa del Carmen, Mexico
• Average nightly hotel rate: $178
• Average airfare: $513
• Average meal cost: $18
• Average tour cost: $121