Branson named top-20 destination in US

Branson Tri-Lakes News | April 03, 2019

Branson named top-20 destination in US
Branson is once again listed as one of the top-20 places to travel in the United States.TripAdvisor recently released its 2019 list of top-25 destinations in the United States, with Branson checking in as the 19th best place to travel. The top-three destinations are listed as New York City, and Maui and Oahu, Hawaii.“We’re very pleased we continue to rank among some stellar destinations in the United States,” said Lynn Berry, director of communications for the CVB. According to a press release from the Branson Chamber of Commerce and Convention and Visitors Bureau, the top-25 list was compiled using “algorithm based on reviews and ratings for hotels, restaurants and experiences in destinations over a 12-month period” from the popular travel website.Berry said Branson has now appeared on the list eight years in a row. In the 2018 list, Berry said Branson ranked as No. 20.

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