UK: Airbnb has unveiled its checklist of trending locations in 2023 for UK-based travellers, together with ten home journey hotspots in England, Wales and Scotland.

The checklist relies on latest searches made by potential friends on the Airbnb platform for the yr forward.

Málaga within the south of Spain [and venue for the next VITUR Summit in May] tops the worldwide checklist, forward of Marseille within the south of France and Ibiza within the Balearic islands. Different holidaymakers wanting additional afield have the likes of Sydney and Melbourne in Australia and Auckland in New Zealand on their 2023 want lists.

Within the UK, the preferred locations for staycations are Tyne and Put on in northern England, forward of Edinburgh and Cardiff, the capital cities of Scotland and Wales.

Amanda Cupples, GM, UK & Northern Europe, stated: “Our knowledge reveals that British holidaymakers are exploring each the closest and farthest corners of the globe for his or her 2023 escapes, with the north of England and Scotland proving notably in style for home holidays, whereas sunny Spanish hotspots prime the trending worldwide vacation spot checklist. Because the chilly attracts in, we frequently discover searches for sunnier climates on the rise – and this yr has been no exception – with seaside and pool classes proving hottest.”

The highest ten trending worldwide locations embody:

1. Málaga, Spain
2. Marseille, France
3. Ibiza, Spain
4. Lyon, France
5. Kaş, Turkey
6. Melbourne, Australia
7. Auckland, New Zealand
8. Lanzarote, Spain
9. Sydney, Australia
10. Amsterdam, Netherlands

The highest ten trending locations within the UK embody:

1. Tyne and Put on, England
2. Edinburgh, Scotland
3. West Yorkshire, England
4. Cardiff, Wales
5. Newport, Wales
6. Merseyside, England
7. Derbyshire, England
8. Manchester, England
9. Sheffield, England
10. Portsmouth, England