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Find Great Destination Ideas For Your Next Vacation

Search By Destination Ideas

For those times when you know what you want to do but not exactly where you want to go, American Airlines has created a new Looking for Destination Ideas search option within our booking tool on Now you can search by the type of travel destination, whether it’s an Adventure, Beach, Family, Golf, Romance, Ski, or Spa vacation. will provide up to 10 location suggestions in a single search, allowing you to compare multiple cities at a glance within our easy to use price and schedule matrix.

To start your search:

  1. Click on the "Looking For Destination Ideas?" link on the home page
  2. Pick a theme from the pop-up window
  3. Choose "OK" and the tool will automatically enter your choice as the destination city
  4. Add your origination city
  5. Add your "Departure" and "Return" dates
  6. Select "GO" and view the results

When the results are available, another pop-up window will display our city suggestions for that vacation category. Once you click "GO", the pop-up will close and the results matrix will appear with the recommended cities. Sort by several options, including price, schedule, and destination city. To double check what city is associated with the airport code, simply hover your mouse over the code. To see more schedules, select "View All Results" at the bottom of the window to get the full list of travel destination options.

Go ahead - pick a city and you are on your way to booking a fun vacation destination!

To make your vacation complete, you can also check out our many hotel and rental car options at and as well as a wide selection of activities that can be pre-purchased before hand at Then all you have left to do is to start enjoying your vacation!


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