TODAY | August 15, 2012
>>> give you the last extra nudge to squeeze in a vacation. we're testing your knowledge in everything travelrelated. kathie lee is there to give out something to those who get the questions right and to those who don't, they get a kathie lee cd.
>> with us from travel & le travel & leisure, ready?
>> you said we're whining down. the word is winding.
>> no, it's whining. >
>> you're from syracuse. what city is the most popular vacation?
>> new york, new york.
>> [ buzzer ].
>> that would surprise me. hey, hey, hey. enjoy that.
>> the number one most popular vacation destination is london , england.
>> all eyes have been on london for the olymcs. more than 2 million people headed there to see the olympic games and they were excited about the aquatic centre where they spent a lot of time and everybody is excited to head to london now.
>> lovely lady from jacksonville, florida. you have to finish the lyrics to this famous summer beach boys song. here you go. i want to take you to bermuda, bahama --
>> you look like a deer in the headlights.
>> i am.
>> i think that goes under the cheating thing. no, don't know it? she doesn't know it.
>> nice try.
>> all right. the correct answer is --
>> key largo .
>> a couple things you might not know about this song is the music video was filmed at the grand floridian hotel in florida in 1998 . they have never admitted which coc cocoa mo they're referring to but the other one is in indiana.
>> look at this beautiful mom. she is from you just told , germantown, maryland. the bahamas is one of the most popular destinationsor sidents to travel in the company, what is the average travel temperature? 60, 70, 80 or 90 degrees ?
>> 60 degrees.
>> [ buzzer ].
>> you have to look at this precious boy of hers. do we have a baby's album for him?
>> this is surprising, 70 degrees.
>> the correct answer i 70 degrees because the bahamas is known for its trade winds . from december to may, it cools down. and a great time is in august and september and temperatures are in the 90s and you wl have privacy all to yourself.
>> can i tell you my mother, sister and i just came back from there and the weather was perfect.
>> lady from st. vincent island. great to have you there. what is the most vichted tourist attraction in the world, times square , disneyland or the eiffel tower .
>> can i confer?
>> let's go for timessquare.
>> conferring and not cheating. time square is the number one.
>> we found 39 million people pass-through times square every year and it beats out these iconic landmarks. in 2009 , the city devoted a large area to pedestrian only traffic and that's another why it's a great destination.
>> people love it. a nice place to walk around.
>> where are you from, ma'am?
>> champagne is less than 100 miles away from paris, approximately how many bottles of champagne are shipped around the country from that place each year. 1.5 million bottles. 322 million, 525 million or a billion bottles.
>> this will be a pure guess. c.
>> a perfect guess.
>> 322 million bottles.
>> 322 million bottles come out of there every year. it is just an hour away and great place to visit and, of course, drink champagne.
>> excellent. thank you, sweetie. i like your hair up by