4/11: 11 Life-Altering Trends to Watch for 2011

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EXOTIC LEISURE TRAVEL: According to a TripAdvisor.com survey, 90% of respondents plan to take two or more leisure trips this year. And 69% of travelers plan to take international trips. Top domestic locations continue to be major cities such as New York, Las Vegas, Washington, D.C., and Orlando, according to Travel Leaders Group. Adventure tours and cruises are the popular options this year. The new Disney Dream cruise ship takes its inaugural trip Jan. 26., with the industry's first watercoaster. And hot international spots off the beaten path include the Philippines (with the pristine beaches of Pamalican Island); Australia (in the aftermath of Oprah's amazing trip with 300 audience members); and India (with its upcoming Cricket World Cup).

EXOTIC LEISURE TRAVEL: According to a TripAdvisor.com survey, 90% of respondents plan to take two…