12/31/2014 01:47 pm ET Updated Jan 03, 2015

What Travel Guides Got Wrong About These Vacation Destinations

Travel guides got pretty creative this year with their must-visit recommendation lists, resulting in Queens, New York, landing at the top spot in Lonely Planet's Best in the U.S. in 2015 list. But are unexpected choices like Queens and Cleveland really in the best interest of travelers, or are they meant to grab headlines for being a surprising pick? HuffPost Live's Nancy Redd spoke with a panel of travel experts on Wednesday about the merits of such recommendations and why they most likely won't make for the vacation of your dreams.

Catch the full HuffPost Live conversation about top travel destinations for 2015 here.

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