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Gay Spring Break Destinations: Fort Lauderdale Named Most Popular 'Gaycation' City For Students

Scores of gay college students will no doubt be taking a break from the books and flocking to Fort Lauderdale over the next few weeks, as the city takes the top spot in a new poll of Spring Break "gaycation" destinations.

"Destination dating" website MissTravel.com surveyed approximately 15,400 users who identified themselves as gay college students. With 902 gay student travelers planning trips to Fort Lauderdale, the Florida hotspot easily came in at No. 1, followed by Palm Springs, Calif. (633 planned trips) and Key West, Fla. (569 trips).

When it comes to Spring Break, gay travelers seemed to really favor the Sunshine State -- Miami and Panama City also made the top 10, a fact which did not go unnoticed by MissTravel.com officials.

Take a look at the top 10 gay spring break destinations below, and tell us where you're traveling in 2013!

10. Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Top 10 Gay Spring Break Destinations

CORRECTION: An earlier version of this article contained a photo of Panama City, Panama in lieu of Panama City, Fla.

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