Your Favourite Places to Travel, 2016

Europe… Australia… Southeast Asia… a Cruise… the Caribbean… Find out which one topped the list!

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The following list ranks the lottery ticket buyers’ most desired travel destinations for 2016, based on the results of their most recent survey.

Scroll through to see all the results and see your favourites:

Question: What type of Trip would you prefer?

15. Hong Kong (1.55% of respondents)


14. “I don’t like to travel” (1.86%)

Couple watching television together and eating popcorn

13. Stay at home (1.94%)

Do It Yourself Spa Day

Aboriginal grandfather, father and grandson preparing a barbecue at home together.

12. USA (2.40%)

*In a separate question, we asked our buyers to list their favourite destinations in the United States, and the following topped the results:

Las Vegas

Las vegas sign and strip street background

San Francisco/California

San francisco Hyde Street Cable Car California




Happy Couple Walking on Waikiki Beach at Sunrise

11. Sporting event (2.48%)

Football Crowd Cheering For Their Sports Team

10. Thailand (2.79%)


9. New York City (3.80%)

Senior Couple in Times Square New York

8. Great Britain (5.90%)


7. Somewhere else in Canada (6.59%)


Beach Boardwalk

Toronto skyline

6. Bali (6.90%)

Pura Ulun Danu Bratan at Bali, Indonesia

5. Mexico or the Caribbean (7.53%)


Beach heaven.





4. Other/Write-Ins (8.15%)

Africa or Safari Tour

Aerial view of Cape Town, with Green Point and Sea Point, Table

Inside of moroccan blue town Chefchaouen medina


3. Take a Cruise (9.31%)

Summer, packed, bag


2. Europe (14.35%)

Young woman enjoying the view from a Parisian apartment

Main Market square of Krakow


1. Australia or New Zealand (24.44%)

New Zealand

Overhead view of Queenstown and The Remarkables, New Zealand (XXXL)

View of Cathedral Cove looking out onto ocean and blue sky



The Twelve Apostles by the Great Ocean Road in Victoria, Australia

Sydney Harbor at night