SARASOTA, Fla. -- TripAdvisor has announced its 2014 Traveler’s Choice awards this week, naming Mote Marine Aquarium as one of the Top 10 Best US Aquariums.
The awards honor top travel spots worldwide based on the millions of reviews and opinions from TripAdvisor travelers.
Award winners were determined using an algorithm that judged the quantity and quality of reviews for zoos and aquariums worldwide, as gathered over a 12-month period.
“For those wanting to see the world's most wondrous creatures, TripAdvisor has named the Travelers' Choice Zoos and Aquariums, as chosen by the community of millions,” said Barbara Messing, chief marketing officer for TripAdvisor. “Travelers can enjoy a fun and educational experience at any of these popular award-winning attractions around the globe.”