Pacific Business News - Lahaina is one of the top 25 best travel destinations in the world, according to millions of voters, reviewers and travelers on popular TripAdvisor travel Website.
Honolulu is ranked No. 20 on the list of the Top 25 Travelers' Choice World Destinations, and No. 5 on the list of U.S. Destinations, TripAdvisor released in a statement. Lahaina is No. 21 and Kailua-Kona on the Big Island is No. 25 on the list of U.S. destinations.
The Website's 2012 Traveler's Choice Destinations awards recognized 440 destinations in 37 markets around the world. London topped the list for world destinations, while New York City was the favorite U.S. destination.
The awards were determined by the popularity of the destinations, based on travelers' favorite and most highly rated places.