‘Pure Michigan’ makes Twitter list for top travel destinations

An image from a previous Pure Michigan commercial. (Courtesy: YouTube)

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — The Pure Michigan campaign seems to be paying off after it was ranked in a new report as one the most popular travel destinations on Twitter.

Rise Report used the Twitter accounts of more than 1,000 tourist boards and ranked them based on their follower numbers.

Michigan took the 13th spot on the list, just below Canada and Abu Dhabi.

Visit London ranked in the number one spot with 344,433 followers. Visit Britain and Visit Philippines ranked second and third.

The highest ranking U.S. city is Las Vegas with 286,189 followers. I Love New York rounded out the top five with 284,430 followers.

Other U.S. cities making the list include:
7. LAist – Los Angeles blog
9. New York City
13. Michigan
16. San Francisco
20. DiscoverLA
26. Austin, Texas
27. Colorado
28. Nashville, Tennessee
29. Philadelphia
30. Miami

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Rise Report: Top 1,000 Travel Destinations

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