Airbnb has released its list of the top 20 destinations to travel to in 2020.
Airbnb, Inc. a company headquartered in San Francisco, California is an online marketplace for arranging or offering lodging, primarily homestays, or tourism experiences. The company does not own any of the real estate listings, nor does it host events; it acts as a broker, receiving commissions from each booking.
The surprise package in the news release reveals that Malindi in Kenya is one of the top travel destinations in the world.
With its pristine beaches and marine national park, this historical Kenyan coastal town is a popular destination among divers and wildlife lovers.
With travel bookings increasing by 88% according to Airbnb, Malindi is listed as the 19th travel destination in the world alongside other top travel destinations like Bilbao, Spain and Buriram, Thailand.
The list draws on the site’s data, taking into account growth in year-on-year bookings, to predict the hottest new places to visit next year.
Whether it’s surfing, hiking or medieval sites you’re after, Malindi tops as one of the top travel destinations to watch in 2020.