The 10 Most Sought-After Cities for Holiday Travel

Oct. 18, 2015 - The Insider Index is out, and its statistics measure not only the busiest (and least busy) days to fly during this upcoming season, but which cities will be most popular over Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's. Here's what you need to know.

1/10 Los Angeles, California
The City of Angels is Orbitz's number one destination for Christmas travel, despite (or maybe because of?) its 80-degree temperature and Christmas lights on palm trees instead of white weather. Los Angeles also ranks as the third most popular city for Thanksgiving travel and fourth most popular for New Year's. Gallery Stock

2/10 Orlando, Florida
With the kids off school for the holidays and the sun beckoning in southern Florida, it's no wonder Orlando attracts the next highest amount of Christmas travel. Orlando is second for both Thanksgiving and Christmas, but comes in first for New Year's celebration travel. Getty