Airbnb: Which Destinations Do Greeks Prefer for Spring Getaways This Year?

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According to Airbnb data, changes in travel trends this spring are evident. Millennials are leading the way in getaways, and travellers are shifting towards more adventurous and unusual destinations, such as mountain retreats.

We observe a significant increase in trips taken by Millennials in Greece. This spring, overnight stays booked by travellers aged 30 to 39 have increased by approximately 28% compared to last year.

Rise in Family Trips and Room Rentals

Our data also shows that room rentals have become a favourite category among users and are the top choice among users in Greece. Family trips are also on the rise, with Greek families or those based in Greece going on vacations seeing an increase of about 12% compared to last year.

International Destinations

City breaks remain popular among Greek travellers, with European capitals and cultural hubs occupying significant positions on our list of top destinations. The most popular destinations for Greeks travelling abroad this spring are Istanbul, Dubai, and Frankfurt.

The top ten destinations include:

  1. Istanbul
  2. Dubai
  3. Frankfurt
  4. Rome
  5. Berlin
  6. Warsaw
  7. Madrid
  8. Sofia
  9. Milan
  10. Venice

Spring Getaways: Sunny Escapes, Couples' Retreats, and Favorite Greek Destinations

We have noticed an approximately 33% increase in searches for spring vacations within Greece and an approximately 41% increase in couples going on spring trips.

Domestic destinations continue to be among the favourites, with the top trends for spring getaways by Greeks including:

  1. Rethymno
  2. Karpenisi
  3. Ioannina
  4. Kastoria
  5. Kalavryta
  6. Marousi
  7. Trikala
  8. Karditsa
  9. Arachova
  10. Volos

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