Australia most desired destination for North Americans in 2015 | The Insight Files | Scoop.it

Australia has overtaken Italy as North America’s most desired destination for 2015. According to Fly.com’s New Year Travel Resolutions Survey, islands in the South Pacific dominate the preferences of North Americans, with New Zealand and Fiji ranking third and fourth respectively. On a regional basis, Canadian travellers are divided between European and island destinations, while U.S. Midwest residents are partial to warmer weather destinations closer to home. The Southern and North-eastern regions were the only regions to select an Asian country in their top 10 list. Meanwhile, the western states favour European destinations such as Croatia and Norway. Favourably, Australia comprises one of the top five most desired destinations for all regions.