Ready to plan your next big vacation? A new list of the top 10 islands in the U.S. may help you decide where to go!
Using reviews, ratings and booking interest over the past year, travel site TripAdvisor determined the winners of its 2016 Traveler’s Choice Awards. The awards highlight top destinations in a variety of categories, including beaches, all-inclusive resorts, museums, islands and more.
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Tips to save on your next trip
When you’re planning a vacation, using reviews (like those on TripAdvisor) can be a great way to get a feel for the places you’re considering. Plus, with a little extra research and prep work, there are tons of ways to save on travel! The number one way to save is to be flexible — on both where and when you go.
Using lists from sites like TripAdvisor can help you determine the kind of vacation you want to plan, and then when a deal pops up to one of those locations, you can jump on it!
Here are a few ways to save when you start planning your next trip:
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So if you’re ready for the beach and a fruity drink, here are this year’s top island destinations in the U.S.!
Top 10 islands in the U.S.
10. Mackinac Island (Michigan)
9. Chincoteague Island (Virginia)
8. Marco Island (Florida)
7. Amelia Island (Florida)
6. Hilton Head (South Carolina)
5. Mount Desert Island (Maine)
4. Island of Hawaii (Hawaii)
3. Oahu (Hawaii)
2. Key West (Florida)
1. Maui (Hawaii)