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Top 50 travel destinations for Memorial Day 2011

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By Rita R. Robison, Consumer Specialist

Chicago's North Michigan Avenue is the most popular destination for Memorial Day 2011, according to's annual survey of the 50 top destinations for the holiday. In the nine years that has published the list, Chicago has taken the top spot four times, tying the record set by Las Vegas in 2009.'s Memorial Day Top 50 list is based on actual hotel room booking requests made by Name Your Own Price hotel service customers for the upcoming holiday period.

The top 50 Priceline destinations for 2011 are:

1. Chicago, North Michigan Avenue/River North Area

2. Seattle, Downtown/Pike Place

3. Las Vegas, Strip North

4. New York City, Midtown West

5. Chicago, Millennium Park, Loop and Grant Park Area

6. Las Vegas, Strip Vicinity South

7. Providence, Downtown

8. London, Westminster

9. San Diego, Downtown and Harbor Island

10. New Orleans, French Quarter

11. Miami, Downtown

12. Ottawa

13. Savannah, Historic District and Waterfront

14. New York City, Times Square/Theater District

15. Austin, Downtown

16. St. Catharines, Ontario, Niagara Falls

17. New York City, Upper East Side

18. Toronto, Downtown Toronto South Area

19. Las Vegas, Fremont Street Vicinity

20. Rome, Central City

21. San Francisco, Fisherman's Wharf

22. Boston, Quincy Market/Faneuil Hall/Financial District

23. Seattle, Seattle Center/Space Needle

24. Indianapolis, Downtown

25. Boston, Copley Square/Theater District

26. Buffalo, Niagara Falls

27. Monterey

28. Baltimore, Inner Harbor/Downtown

29. Atlantic City

30. New York City, Midtown East

31. Boston, Waterfront/Convention Center

32. Los Angeles, Santa Monica and Marina Del Rey

33. New York City, Downtown/Soho/Financial District

34. Key West

35. Barcelona, La Rambla/La Barceloneta

36. Los Angeles, Airport Area

37. Jacksonville, Downtown

38. Asheville NC, Downtown/Biltmore Estates

39. London, Mayfair/Soho

40. San Juan, Puerto Rico

41. Nashville, Downtown/Vanderbilt/Metro Center

42. London, Hammersmith

43. Napa, Sonoma

44. Buffalo, Airport Area

45. Seattle, Airport Area

46. Vancouver, Downtown

47. Miami, South Beach/Central

48. Virginia Beach

49. San Antonio, Riverwalk Area

50. Las Vegas, Las Vegas Strip West

Regardless of where your spend Memorial Day holiday, I hope you have a great time enjoying your holiday.  

Copyright 2011, Rita R. Robison, Consumer Specialist


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As you mentioned in the top 50 I use to love to go at the Las Vegas place. It is awesome place to see it. I really get very much good information about Hotels very I was stay for about $250 for 4 days. It was too costly to stay but the facility they give us was like five star hotel.

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