Every December and January, I love reading the annual travel lists compiled by various travel websites and newspapers on top travel destinations for the next year. While I don’t particularly care if a destination I travel to is considered a must see, I love reading these lists for inspiration on where to travel to and discovering places I might not have heard of. Last year one of the lists led us to discover and visit Chengdu, China where we were able to hold and hug a young giant panda.
Here is a rundown of some of the lists I enjoyed this year. If you have some free time, these lists make for some enjoyable reading.
10 top destinations to visit in 2015 – cnn.com
23 Places You Should Visit In 2015 – Business Insider
The 10 Coolest Places To Visit In 2015 – Forbes
Top 15 Places to Go in 2015 – Conde Nast Traveler
Best Places to Travel in 2015 – Travel + Leisure
Top Ten Countries – Lonely Planet
Some countries that were mentioned in more than one list include:
- Columbia (Cartagena)
Columbia and Myanmar are two countries I have been eyeing lately that I can see visiting in the next couple of years.
I have visited Cuba, Nicaragua and Namibia in the past and agree that they are places worth traveling to.
I have yet to visit Singapore but have plans to visit next month.
Any thoughts on these lists of places to travel to? Do you enjoy reading these lists?
Written by Patti and Matilda of the Travel Sisters. Patti and Matilda are sisters, best friends and travel buddies. Their travel style ranges from budget to luxury, well-trodden to off-the-beaten-path and everything in between.The Travel Sisters blog shares simple strategies to earn points and miles as well as a little inspiration on how to use those points and miles with trip reports, details and tips about their past and future travels.