Smaller cities are fast rising as hot picks among Singaporean travellers, based on Expedia’s flight data.
Singaporeans are revving to explore the roads less travelled, Expedia said, highlighting the double-digit growth in demand seen for Quanzhou in China, Angeles City in the Philippines and Kuantan in Malaysia.
Overall this year, Singapore travellers booking their trips through Expedia chose to stay closer to home, with Asian cities topping the list of top 10 most visited destinations.
Based on Expedia’s flight data, cities like Kuala Lumpur, Bangkok and Hong Kong topped the list as Singaporeans’ top favourite destinations.
Expedia also pointed out that staycations are on the up in the Lion City, with with Singaporeans taking an average of 2.4 local staycays, a significant increase over local hotel bookings made in 2017.