Booking.com Includes Lima in Top 10 Emerging Destinations to Visit in 2018

Based on new research from Booking.com, a leader in connecting travelers to the best places to stay in cities around the world, they have found that an increasing number of travelers are seeking emerging destinations over the traditionally most popular destinations.

Using this research and looking into the destinations that had the highest increase in YoY bookings from September 2016 to September 2017, Booking.com discovered and shared their prediction for the top ten up and coming destinations for 2018, to include Lima, Peru and other previously off-the-beaten-path destinations.

In Booking.com’s press release, they revealed that “nearly half of global travellers (47%) want to take more trips in 2018, including city getaways full of history and culture (41%) to foodie havens (41%) and beach breaks (50%). Nearly half of those (45%) want to be more adventurous in their choice of destination and 60% want to do as many activities as possible.”

Lima top destination

Lima made the list for its wide range of activities available, from paragliding over the Costa Verde and partying in Miraflores and Barranco to sunbathing on the Pacific Coast and surfing its waves, not to mention the capital city’s reputation for being the gastronomic capital of Latin America. There’s also rich history and culture visible through the city’s monuments, archaeological sites, and museums.

For the full list of Booking.com’s top ten up and coming destinations for 2018, visit Booking.com. To make the most of your travels to and through Lima, learn more with local travel experts at Kuoda Travel.