The most popular beach destinations right now

Summer is on its way, which means soon most of us will be wishing we were on a beach.

Booking site KAYAK just released its 2016 Holiday Travel Hacker Guide, which outlines the 10 most popular beach destinations this year, and the best time to buy a flight there.

From Hawaii to Australia, here’s where you should be soaking up the sun once the cold hits.

10. Sydney, Australia

Best time to book: one month in advance.

9. San José del Cabo, Mexico

Best time to book: two months in advance.

8. Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

Best time to book: one month in advance.

7. Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Best time to book: one month in advance.

6. Maui, Hawaii

Best time to book: one month in advance.

5. San Juan, Puerto Rico

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Best time to book: two weeks or one month in advance.

4. Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Best time to book: two weeks or one month in advance.

3. Miami, Florida

Best time to book: one month in advance.

2. Honolulu, Hawaii

Best time to book: one month in advance.

1. Cancun, Mexico

Best time to book: two weeks in advance.

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