Travel Trends Releases Annual 'It List' of Top Destinations for 2009

Locations on this year's list cover a wide range of traveler interests and price points. Bolivia is on intrepid travelers' radar screens for the first time, whereas Acapulco was glamorous in the 1950s and is once again on the upswing.

Travel Industry Wire The 2009 "It List" spans the globe: from as far as Beirut, Lebanon, the Philippines, and Vilnius, Lithuania, to as close as New York City, Utah and Toronto.

  --  Tel Aviv, Israel
-- Bolivia
-- Utah
-- Acapulco, Mexico
-- Vilnius, Lithuania
-- Central Philippines
-- New York City
-- Rajasthan, India
-- Toronto, Canada
-- Beirut, Lebanon

"Each year, we comb the globe looking for the emerging places that will be on everybody's lips two years from now, so that our readers can get there before the crowds," said Peter J. Frank, Editor-in-Chief of "The 2009 'It List' includes destinations at all price points and for all types of travelers, in the hopes that no matter the economic news, travel will still be a part of the coming year for those who love to explore."

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