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ORLANDO (AP) — Orlando is the nation’s top destination for travel this spring.

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AAA said last week that Orlando was the No. 1 travel destination this spring based on hotel bookings at its website, http://www.AAA.com .

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Florida’s theme park mecca was followed by Los Angeles; San Diego; Myrtle Beach, South Carolina; and Miami.

AAA spokesman Mark Jenkins says travelers were looking at warmer destinations following the harsh winter in many parts of the northeast.

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