Although you have surely packed or are packing to travel this Christmas, you have to start thinking about the Destinations for him year 2020. In addition to those countries and cities to which you want to travel, it is convenient to know a series of capitals that they will be very visited because they will host events very important. So you see taking the agenda to write down and planning your travel plan for next year.
The city of Rijeka, in Croatia, is going to be one of the most popular destinations for trips and that will be highly visited. The reason is in your project as European Capital of Culture 2020 –Along with Galway (Ireland) -, under the motto “Port of Diversity”.
Her project, which she has been working on since 2016 when she was elected, aims to create a city of culture Y creativity for Europe and for the future, which will surely make this capital one of the main destinations.
The Official inauguration It will be on February 1, a date that coincides with the celebration of the popular Rijeka Carnival. It is just one of the proposals that can be known and that are completed with, for example, seven artistic projects called Flagships.
And, as if all this were not enough, an important fact is that this capital is less than two hours by road from Zagreb so you can take advantage of the trip to get to know it as well.
As we have previously commented, the city of Galway, in Ireland, is also the European Capital of Culture 2020. Its streets will be filled with cultural proposals within which stand out shows street music, live music, dance, music or theater.
Not surprisingly, the capital has chosen the motto “Let the magic in”, programming activities that revolve around the chronological parameters of the celtic culture and his mysticism.
In this way, it is divided into the areas of Imbolc, Bealtaine, Lughnasa and Samhain. Also, not to be missed is your ceremony from opening, which will be organized by Wonder Works, which is the same company that was responsible for the act of the 2018 Pieonchang Winter Olympics.
Of course, the literary encounters that will take place throughout the year and that will be led by Margaret Atwood, author of ‘The Maid's Tale', among others.
And, outside of Europe, there will also be very interesting cultural opportunities in 2020. One of the main events is that of Marrakesh, which has been chosen Capital of African Culture. Without a doubt, a good opportunity to go deeper into it.
The objective is that throughout the year its rich heritage is enhanced. The city has been preparing and its roads and they even have train from high speed to travel between Casablanca and Tangier in just two hours.
It is an opportunity to get to know not only these capitals, but also their landscapes and all their culture. Must-sees are, for example, museums from Saint Laurent or the first in North Africa that is dedicated to woman.
And, of course, it is convenient to walk through its streets and observe its architecture Y cultural heritage, without forgetting to taste their gastronomy. And, for the most daring, it is a good option to escape to the desert of the Sahara and even spend a night there. Different travel agencies and tour operators offer this possibility.
It's just a matter of choosing what you like the most and preparing ticket and trips to put course to a year 2020, which is going to be very cultural.
Top 20 Places To Visit In the World in 2020 4K (August 2020)
- Galway, Marrakech, Rijeka