20 most popular destinations of 2015

Avid travelers have spoken and discovered great places to visit this summer and throughout the year.

TripAdvisor recently announced its 2015 Travelers’ Choice awards for Destinations according to the millions of reviews and opinions within the TripAdvisor community.

Climbing five spots from its 2014 ranking, Marrakech, Morrocco is the No. 1 destination in the world, while New York City received the top U.S. billing for the fifth consecutive year.

The award-winning cities were based on the quantity and quality of reviews and ratings for hotels, restaurants and attractions around the world during a 12-month period.

To help you make vacation plans, check out the top 20 destinations to visit in the U.S. and around the world in 2015.