spotlight AAA's top 20 places for summer fun in the sun May 7, 2018 0 Facebook Twitter SMS Email Print Save Here’s a look at the top domestic and international summer travel destinations, based on AAA Travel bookings. 1. Orlando, Florida (top domestic destination) It's more than theme parks. At downtown Orlando's Lake Eola (pictured) there's plenty to see — and eat. Jim Byers/Chicago Tribune 2. Honolulu Get a cheap air mattress from the ubiquitous ABC Stores and float in the sun at Kuhio Beach, one of several beaches in Honolulu's famed Waikiki district. Brian J. Cantwell/Seattle Times 3. Anchorage, Alaska A local paddler is pictured here in the Turnagain Arm waterway near Anchorage, Alaska's biggest city. Loren Holmes/Alaska Dispatch News 4. Seattle Pike Place Market is a famed tourist attraction and is part of Seattle's MarketFront project. Barbara Hull/Pike Place Market 5. Los Angeles/Anaheim Los Angeles is a popular destination, with Anaheim being home to Disneyland. Here, a skateboarder rides in Long Beach. Wally Skalij/Los Angeles Times 6. Maui In downtown Lahaina on Maui, Front Street comes alive at night with shoppers and diners in almost any kind of weather. Tor Johnson/Hawaii Tourism Authority 7. Fairbanks, Alaska The hot springs pool is a warm diversion at the far north Alaskan outpost Chena Hot Springs Resort. The resort, an hour's drive from Fairbanks, Alaska, is one of the premier spots in the world for aurora borealis viewing. Anne Chalfant/Contra Costa Times 8. Las Vegas "Old" Vegas boasts some new draws and lower prices compared to the Strip. Amelia Rayno/Minneapolis Star Tribune 9. Boston This view of the North End of the Boston, Massachusetts, skyline is from the USS Constitution in Charlestown. Allen Holder/Kansas City Star 10. Salt Lake City, Utah Temple Square is one of the attractions in Salt Lake City. Chris Reynolds/Los Angeles Times International travel: 1. Rome Piazza del Popolo lies at the northern gates of Rome. It was designed as a grand entrance. This view is from the Pincian Hill in Villa Borghese. Kerri Westenberg/Minneapolis Star Tribune 2. Vancouver, British Columbia The city of Vancouver is a great weekend stay, even with family. Roxanne Hack/Orange County Register 3. Dublin Wicklow Way is the oldest marked trail in Ireland and stretches about 130 kilometers, or 80 miles, south of Dublin. Kelly Smith/Minneapolis Star Tribune 4. London Westminster Abbey has been a top London tourist attraction for years and carries an entrance fee of about $30 (16 pounds) for those not worshipping. Christopher Reynolds/Los Angeles Times 5. Paris The 12th arrondissement, in eastern Paris beyond Place de la Bastille, is a bustling neighborhood off the beaten path. It hosts the daily Parisian food market, Marche d'Aligre. Sharyn Jackson/Minneapolis Star Tribune 6. Montego Bay, Jamaica Sandals Montego Bay, Jamaica, is the original all-inclusive resort for Sandals and one of the first all-inclusives in the Caribbean. Ellen Creager/Detroit Free Press 7. Punta Cana, Dominican Republic A couple strolls along the beach at Secrets Exellence, a resort just north of Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic. Ron Cobb/St. Louis Post-Dispatch 8. Calgary, Alberta Summer's a good time to catch bronco riding action at the Calgary Stampede. Baden Roth/ZUMA Wire 9. Cancun Cancun, Mexico, is not just for spring break. Here it's just another day as a shopkeeper's daughter herds pigeons on one of the plazas in Centro, the downtown and Hispanic part of Cancun. John Bordsen/Charlotte Observer 10. Amsterdam A father and child bike past Rembrandt House, where the painter lived for a time with his family in Amsterdam. The house is now a museum. 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