Exclusive: Budget Travel Poll

The results from our online poll are in!

All hail Helen Mirren, Jude Law, Kate Winslet, and Madonna! (Well, maybe not Madonna.) The Brits have the world's sexiest accent, as determined by a poll on BudgetTravelOnline.com, the website of Budget Travel magazine. The poll received 2,092 responses.

The Top 10 Sexiest Accents:

British: 20.0%

Irish: 14.1%

Australian: 12.5%

Scottish: 11.9%

French: 10.5%

Italian: 8.5%

Spanish: 4.0%

South African: 3.3%

Jamaican: 2.1%

Brazilian: 1.9%

Also receiving votes: Russian (1.8%), New Zealand (1.5%), Argentine (1.3%), Swedish (1.3%), West Indian (1.1%), Greek (.8%), Canadian (.7%), Thai (.5%), Mexican (.4%), Finnish (.3%), Hawaiian (.3%), Japanese (.3%), Portuguese (.3%), Turkish (.3%), Chinese (.2%), Swiss (.2%)

Plus: Check the February Budget Travel Masthead to find out which accents BT staffers can't resist!

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Note:This story was accurate when it was published. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.

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