The 2012 Travelers’ Choice Destinations on The Rise awards

For you savvy travelers who like to experience those up-and-coming and in-the-know vacation hot spots, look no further. TripAdvisor just announced the winners of its 2012 Travelers’ Choice Destinations on the Rise awards, featuring destinations around the world that have seen the greatest increase in positive traveler feedback and interest in the last year. From Austin, Texas and Memphis Tennessee to Mar del Plata, Argentina and Perth, Australia, these top spots in the U.S., Europe, Asia, and South America are gaining attention and admiration from millions of travelers on TripAdvisor and offer amazing choices on where to eat, drink, and play.

Check out the complete list of 2012 Travelers’ Choice Destinations on the Rise winners sponsored by Citi here.

(Pictured: TripAdviser traveler photo, Mar de Plata, Argentina)

TripAdvisor traveler photo, Mar de Plata, Argentina