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by Matt Alderton | December 13, 2013
The most popular people to follow on Twitter are actors, comedians and politicians. If you're interested in travel, however, you also should be following your favorite destinations, according to Betsy Decillis, principal of Betsy A. Decillis Consulting LLC. Co-founder of #tourismchat, a bimonthly Twitter chat focused on social media in the tourism industry, Decillis compiled the following list of "must-follow" destination marketing organizations (DMOs):

10. @PureMichigan
The Michigan Economic Development Corp. has nearly 75,000 followers on Twitter.

9. @visitphilly
Visit Philadelphia has more than 54,000 followers on Twitter.

8. @VisitAustinTX
The Austin Convention & Visitors Bureau has more than 56,000 followers on Twitter.

7. @TravelOregon
Travel Oregon has nearly 26,000 followers on Twitter.

6. @VisitFingerLake
New York State's Finger Lakes Visitors Connection has nearly 6,000 followers on Twitter.

5. @PositivelyCleve
Positively Cleveland has nearly 26,000 followers on Twitter.

4. @columbiasc
The Columbia Metropolitan Convention & Visitors Bureau in Columbia, S.C., has nearly 26,000 followers on Twitter.

3. @travelportland
Travel Portland has more than 42,000 followers on Twitter.

2. @VISITFLORIDA
VISIT FLORIDA has more than 62,000 followers on Twitter.

1. @VisitSavannah
Visit Savannah has more than 26,000 followers on Twitter.

Source: Betsy A. Decillis Consulting LLC