One more year, TripAdvisor has released the best destinations in the world according to their Travelers' Choice Awards which, as we have mentioned on previous occasions, are based on the comments and opinions of the users of the travel portal itself. In 2017 London has lost the first position in favor of one of the most exotic destinations in the world, Bali, and some major cities have disappeared from the list, such as Istanbul or Marrakech. Of course, this year a Spanish destination has managed to sneak into the top 10 of the ranking. This is Barcelona, which is in seventh place.
Would you like to discover which are the best Destinations of the world in 2017? Well you know what you have to do! Do not miss anything we tell you below!
The best destination in the world this year according to TripAdvisor is Bali, an Indonesian island where both those who need to relax and those who seek adventure can enjoy. They highlight its jungle, full of monkeys and hidden temples, and, of course, its Beaches white, which are ideal for diving.
London, United Kingdom
London has fallen this year to second place. The English capital is very complete, offering the traveler history, art, fashion, food and British beer, among many other things. Must-see sights include Buckingham Palace, the London Eye, Big Ben, Candem, and Nothing Hill.
Closing the top 3 we find Paris, the City of love, which is much more than the Eiffel Tower and the Arc de Triomphe. In fact, there are many places in the French capital that are worth visiting. You will discover them in our article “Essential visits in Paris”.
We are still in Europe to tell you about Rome, which this year ranks fourth. The Italian capital cannot be visited in a day, since it hides numerous points of interest: squares, foreign markets, impressive historical sites ... Of course, we must also highlight its gastronomy and, especially, pasta dishes, pizzas and ice cream.
New York, USA
In fifth position we find New York, another destination that is impossible to visit in one day. In fact, it would take you weeks to fully discover it. If you have little time, you should visit the most important: the Empire State Building, the Statue of Liberty, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Central Park ...
We return to the old continent to tell you about Crete, a Greek island that floats in waters turquoise. Without a doubt, the best thing about this place is its coastline, although we must not neglect its historical and mythological importance either.
As we mentioned at the beginning, this year Barcelona occupies the seventh position in the ranking. You can discover more about this wonderful city in our article “Essential visits in Barcelona”.
Siem Reap, Cambodia
We continue our tour of the best destinations in the world in Cambodia, where the province of Siem Reap is located. The temples and ruins of Angkor stand out from this place, which is especially worth visiting at dawn.
Prague, Czech Republic
To talk about the ninth destination in the ranking we have to go back to Europe. And it is that Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic, has also managed to sneak into the top 10. This city we like for its appearance story fairy and its bohemian charm. Highlights include the Castle, the Old Town square, the old Town Hall and the astronomical clock.
Finally, we must talk about Phuket, which offers gaps blues, pink sunsets, forested hills, mountains, cliffs, and beautiful temples. If you are looking for an environment, the south is the best option for you. Instead, the north is ideal for those seeking tranquility.
Best Value Holiday Destinations of 2017 (March 2021)
- Bali, Barcelona, Crete, destinations, London, New York, Paris, Phuket, Prague, Rome, Siem Reap