The improbable happened: Lisbon has become one of the most sought-after destinations in the world. According to KAYAK’s 5th annual Travel Hacker Guide, Lisbon is between the “Top 10 Trending Destinations” for 2019.
Being one of the most wanted destinations for this year, Portugal’s capital ended in 6th place in the guide, overtaking cities like Paris, Rome, Munich and even Maui, in Hawaii.
They highlight that Lisbon is great for “shopping, sightseeing, history and nightlife” and even mentioned the “epic street art” all around the city, like this one in Escadinhas de São Cristóvão.
In total, the travel website analyzed over 1.5 billion annual searches, in which Lisbon had a 42% increase in searches on the platform. Bearing northern America in mind, the comparator even shows flight prices from Boston Logan airport to Lisbon and the time in advance to book flights.
Given all this, we can say that Lisbon is continuously trending and is one of the strong bets for tourism destinations in 2019.