The 2019 Virtuoso® Luxe Report was recently published and Barcelona and Spain appear in many categories, including most popular cities, most popular global destinations, and for food and wine travel, and family travel.
Barcelona is named as #6 in the top 10 most popular cities for 2019, and Spain is named as #7 in the top 10 most popular global destinations for 2019.
Spain is also:
- #3 in top 10 most popular destinations for travelers interested in food and #wine in 2019,
- #3 in top 10 most popular destinations for women travelers in 2019,
- and #10 in top 10 most popular #family travel destinations in 2019.
The Mediterranean is #1 in the top 10 most popular #cruise itineraries for 2019.
The report also suggests that the 10 biggest travel trends for 2019 will be:
1) Multigenerational family travel
2) Active or adventure trips
3) River cruises
4) Luxury cruises
5) Celebration travel
6) Travel with immediate family