The list-happy people in Expedia's Listopedia team have come up with their thoughts on the likely hot spots for Kiwis in 2014.

Looking at the destinations that caught New Zealanders' eyes in 2013, Expedia predicts more Kiwi travellers will also explore regional cities within popular destinations next year.

Stand-out destinations include Dalian in China, New Orleans in the US and York in the UK.

Here's their bucket list of must-see destinations in 2014.


1. Unexpected Asia: Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

2. The East: Dalian, China

3. Island obsession: Maui, Hawaii

4. South-East Asian paradise: Bali, Indonesia

5. Middle East magic: Aegean Region, Turkey

6. Southern charm: New Orleans, USA

7. Francophile fancies: Bordeaux region, France

8. Australian wine regions: Hunter Valley, Australia

9. African adventure: Durban, South Africa

10. Old England: York, United Kingdom