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London and Fort Lauderdale Top Lists of Spring Break Destinations

Online student travel leader today released its lists of the top domestic and international Spring Break 2008 destinations for US college students.

Travel Industry Wire This year's lists feature mainstays as well as a few new surprises. College students can take advantage of student-only discounts on, saving an average of 13 percent over airfares available to the general public on other Web sites.

"We've seen a strong uptick in student travel to Asia this year and expect that to continue into 2008 -- for Spring Break and beyond," said Atle Skalleberg, head of research and marketing for

On the domestic front, Renaud Cyr, VP of Airline Product says that Denver's appearance on the list may signal a shift in students' Spring Break tastes -- away from beach parties in favor of more active, outdoor adventures. "Denver's a hot spot for Spring Break 2008, but mainstays like Fort Lauderdale and Miami are on the list too," says Mr. Cyr.

  Top 10 Domestic Spring Break 2008 Bookings on
-- Fort Lauderdale, Florida
-- Boston, Massachusetts
-- Honolulu, Hawaii
-- Los Angeles, California
-- New York, New York
-- Miami, Florida
-- San Francisco, California
-- Las Vegas, Nevada
-- Denver, Colorado
-- New Orleans, Louisiana

Top 10 International Spring Break Bookings on
-- London, England
-- Amsterdam, Netherlands
-- Paris, France
-- Rome, Italy
-- Florence, Italy
-- Frankfurt, Germany
-- Madrid, Spain
-- San Jose Del Cabo, Mexico
-- Sydney, Australia
-- Beijing, China

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