5. Kahului, Hawaii – 24% increase in searches
Whether you’re island hopping or taking the time to explore Maui properly, it isn’t hard to see why Kahului is one of the top trending Family Day destinations. If you’re on your way to Wailuku or the West Maui Forest Reserve, Kahului is a great place to stock up and gear up before your nature adventure! It has a youthful vibe, thanks to the student population of University of Hawaii Maui College and many long-term visitors, who make the town a home base for further travels. More flight options and lower fares were recently added, making travel to Kahului more flexible and affordable.
4. San Jose, California – 25% increase in searches
Is San Jose just San Francisco‘s little brother to the south? Not at all. America’s 10th largest city is a wonderful tourist destination in its own right. Tour the eateries of Japantown, discovering a world of authentic Japanese cooking. Hit the city’s year-round farmers’ markets or the array of boutiques in Santana Row. And then relax. With bars aplenty, and amusement parks like Raging Waters nearby, you can let off steam in San Jose whenever you want to.
3. Jacksonville, Florida – 35% increase in searches
Northern Florida’s largest city, Jacksonville (or “Jax”) is a beach resort, family vacation destination, sporting centre, and cultural hub all rolled into one. If you want to get away to the sunshine and have museums, galleries, and shopping opportunities on your doorstep, it’s a great place to visit. With the endless sands of Jacksonville Beach and Ponte Vedra a short drive away, Jacksonville is fast becoming one of America’s most attractive urban destinations.