Where have Americans looking for a romantic getaway headed for Valentine’s Day this year?
Unsurprisingly, most vacationers had sunny, warm spots at heart, according to Allianz Global Assistance’s review of the best Valentine’s Day destinations 2022. Orlando, Florida took first place in the United States, while perennial favorite Cancun, Mexico won the international category.
A large majority – 81% – chose to stay closer to home, while 19% headed to more distant destinations outside the United States, where Mexico landed the top four spots on the list.
To compile the data, Travel Insurance and Assistance Company, a leading consumer specialty insurance company with operations in 35 countries, reviewed round-trip flight itineraries* for two passengers departing from destinations Americans.
*Methodology: US travelers’ Valentine’s Day 2022 travel plan data was collected by analyzing the number of customers who went through the online air travel booking process for partners offering Allianz Global Assistance to generate itineraries for round-trip flights for two passengers, both departing and arriving. return to US airports for domestic and international destinations 3/2-7/2, and return 10/2-15/2.